The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 23 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 3.85% 18.52% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 18.52% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £28,550 £24,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.95% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +5.31%
IT Support
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tamworth 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
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 98.08% 100.00% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 92 27 37
Average salary £28,625 £25,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.25% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £40,000 £35,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

IT Support
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Tamworth

IT Support
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) GPRS
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) GPRS
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix