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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 11 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 17.24% 1.96% 9.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.24% 2.13% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £24,000 £26,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -9.61%
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
29 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 100.00% 92.16% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 21
Average salary £25,500 £27,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft