The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior IT Support
Rank 898 866 875
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 37 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.019% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.021% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 30
Average salary £23,000 £20,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £16,800 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,350 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £19,500 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+17.94% +8.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Junior IT Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior IT Support
Top 21 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -23 37 £23,000 +15.00% 5
London -42 20 £30,000 +39.53% 1
South East -1 15 £23,000 -
Berkshire +7 5 £27,000 +35.00%
Oxfordshire -7 5 £22,000 -22.80%
West Sussex - 4 £23,000 -
Haywards Heath - 3 £23,000 -
Oxford - 3 - -
Maidenhead -12 2 £28,750 +43.75%
Newbury - 2 £17,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £22,000 - 1
North West - 2 £22,000 - 2
Crewe - 2 £22,000 - 1
Basingstoke +10 1 £12,000 -
Hampshire -7 1 £12,000 -35.13%
City of London -11 1 £26,000 +8.33% 1
Beckenham - 1 £21,000 -
Reading - 1 £27,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £25,000 -
Witney - 1 £19,000 -
Worthing - 1 £17,000 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 49 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 43 (61.43%) Windows 7
4 42 (60.00%) MS Office
5 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
6 37 (52.86%) MS Excel
7 34 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (45.71%) Degree
9 31 (44.29%) Finance
9 31 (44.29%) MS Exchange
10 28 (40.00%) Linux
11 25 (35.71%) VMware
12 21 (30.00%) Computer Science
12 21 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (30.00%) PowerShell
13 20 (28.57%) Software Packaging
13 20 (28.57%) VMware ESX
13 20 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
13 20 (28.57%) Perl
13 20 (28.57%) PhD
13 20 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (18.57%) Windows XP
15 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
17 6 (8.57%) Wireless
17 6 (8.57%) DNS
18 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
18 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
19 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
19 4 (5.71%) Cisco

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 31 (44.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (60.00%) MS Office
2 37 (52.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) DNS
1 6 (8.57%) Wireless
2 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 3 (4.29%) Firewall
4 2 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.43%) VLAN
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) MS Access
2 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 31 (44.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.43%) HTML
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) CSS
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.43%) Derivative
4 1 (1.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 43 (61.43%) Windows 7
3 34 (48.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (40.00%) Linux
5 13 (18.57%) Windows XP
6 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.86%) UNIX
10 1 (1.43%) CentOS
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (4.29%) ITIL
3 2 (2.86%) Asset Management
3 2 (2.86%) Time Management
4 1 (1.43%) Supplier Management
4 1 (1.43%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.43%) Project Management
4 1 (1.43%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 20 (28.57%) Perl
3 3 (4.29%) SQL
4 1 (1.43%) VBScript
4 1 (1.43%) VB
4 1 (1.43%) VBA
4 1 (1.43%) PHP
4 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (45.71%) Degree
2 20 (28.57%) PhD
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.86%) MCITP
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 20 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.86%) vSphere
6 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.86%) Symantec
4 2 (2.86%) Juniper
4 2 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.43%) Apple
5 1 (1.43%) Citrix
5 1 (1.43%) MobileIron
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Trading House Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Aintree, Liverpool, North West
Taskers Plc
Salary: circa £17,000 p.a
Posted: 16 days ago