The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior 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
Junior IT Support
Rank 857 879 859
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 42 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.027% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.028% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 21
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £17,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £19,250 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +6.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior IT Support
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior IT Support within the UK.

Junior IT Support Salary Trend in the UK

Junior IT Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior IT Support over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Junior IT Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior IT Support
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior IT Support within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 36 £21,500 -4.44% 6
London +4 21 £22,000 -16.98% 2
South East +7 7 £20,000 +14.28%
North West +7 6 £19,000 +2.70%
Surbiton - 5 £19,000 -
Warrington - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 - -
City of London +29 2 £23,750 +5.55%
Berkshire +18 2 £19,250 -14.44%
Manchester +4 2 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £28,500 -
Reading - 2 £19,250 -
Kent - 2 £28,500 -
Hampshire +22 1 £17,000 +3.03%
Oxfordshire +5 1 £23,000 +15.00%
South West -19 1 £17,500 -12.50% 4
Gloucestershire - 1 £17,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £25,500 -
Hull - 1 £25,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £20,000 -
Oxford - 1 £23,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £25,500 -
Cumbria - 1 £19,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £20,000 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £19,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £17,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £17,000 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior IT Support in their job title.

1 63 (73.26%) Windows
2 36 (41.86%) Active Directory
3 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
4 28 (32.56%) MS Excel
5 21 (24.42%) Windows 7
6 20 (23.26%) MS Office
7 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
9 10 (11.63%) Linux
10 9 (10.47%) Windows XP
10 9 (10.47%) ITIL
10 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
10 9 (10.47%) Degree
11 8 (9.30%) SQL
12 7 (8.14%) C
12 7 (8.14%) DHCP
12 7 (8.14%) Service Management
12 7 (8.14%) Finance
12 7 (8.14%) VMware
12 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (8.14%) Windows 8
12 7 (8.14%) iPad
12 7 (8.14%) Hedge funds
13 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (6.98%) Windows Vista
13 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
13 6 (6.98%) Marketing
13 6 (6.98%) DNS

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.49%) IIS
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 28 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 20 (23.26%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.33%) MS Project
5 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.14%) DHCP
3 6 (6.98%) DNS
4 5 (5.81%) IP Telephony
4 5 (5.81%) VLAN
5 4 (4.65%) Internet
5 4 (4.65%) VPN
6 2 (2.33%) FTP
7 1 (1.16%) LDAP
7 1 (1.16%) LAN
7 1 (1.16%) VoIP
7 1 (1.16%) WAN
7 1 (1.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.14%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.33%) Publishing
4 2 (2.33%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Billing
5 1 (1.16%) French Language
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) CSS
1 6 (6.98%) HTML
2 2 (2.33%) .NET
2 2 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (1.16%) XHTML
3 1 (1.16%) LAMP
3 1 (1.16%) jQuery
3 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) iPad
1 7 (8.14%) Hedge funds
2 6 (6.98%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) iPhone
4 3 (3.49%) Social Media
4 3 (3.49%) Life Science
5 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.16%) Physics
6 1 (1.16%) iSeries
6 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) CMDB
6 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.16%) Handset
6 1 (1.16%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 63 (73.26%) Windows
2 21 (24.42%) Windows 7
3 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.63%) Linux
6 9 (10.47%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.14%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (6.98%) Windows Vista
9 5 (5.81%) Mac OS
9 5 (5.81%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.33%) UNIX
10 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.47%) ITIL
2 7 (8.14%) Service Management
3 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (4.65%) Project Management
5 3 (3.49%) Test Scripting
5 3 (3.49%) Release Management
5 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.49%) Business Development
5 3 (3.49%) CRM
6 2 (2.33%) Change Management
6 2 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.16%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.16%) DevOps
7 1 (1.16%) Line Management
7 1 (1.16%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (1.16%) Server Building
7 1 (1.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.16%) MVC
7 1 (1.16%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
2 7 (8.14%) C
3 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.49%) PHP
4 2 (2.33%) C#
4 2 (2.33%) VBA
4 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.16%) Python
5 1 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.16%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (1.16%) MCDST
3 1 (1.16%) MCITP
3 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.16%) MCP
3 1 (1.16%) MCSE
3 1 (1.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
1 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 36 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.81%) vSphere
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) XenApp
4 1 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) VMware
3 3 (3.49%) Citrix
4 2 (2.33%) Symantec
4 2 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) Dell
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) Polycom
5 1 (1.16%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (1.16%) Lumesse
5 1 (1.16%) Avaya
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
St Giles International
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago