The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 64 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.50% 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £23,000 £21,969 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
IT Support
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
637 611 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.79% 97.14% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 502 498 351
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,474 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

IT Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Swindon region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Swindon

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco
4 10 (43.48%) MS Office
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Lotus
6 8 (34.78%) IBM Notes
6 8 (34.78%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) NetApp
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) Symantec
9 5 (21.74%) MCP
9 5 (21.74%) CCNA
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (21.74%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) Replication
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (17.39%) Firewall
10 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (17.39%) Sophos
10 4 (17.39%) MCDST
10 4 (17.39%) MCSA
10 4 (17.39%) VoIP
10 4 (17.39%) Juniper

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) VoIP
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL
1 2 (8.70%) Change Management
1 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
1 2 (8.70%) Line Management
2 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCNA
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (21.74%) MCP
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
2 4 (17.39%) MCSA
2 4 (17.39%) MCDST
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Lotus
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) NetApp
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 4 (17.39%) Juniper
6 4 (17.39%) Sophos
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
Swindon, Wiltshire
Royal Wootton Bassett
Salary: Negotiable according to skills and experience
Posted: 13 days ago