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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior IT Support
Rank 834 876 872
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 49 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.028% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 14
Average salary £21,500 £24,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.24% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,900 £17,150
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,700
UK excluding London average salary £19,625 £23,000 £18,250
% change year-on-year
-14.67% +26.02%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Junior IT Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior IT Support
Top 30 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 22 May 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 +52 48 £21,500 -12.24% 7
London +50 24 £24,000 -14.28% 1
South East +13 15 £19,250 -16.30% 3
Berkshire +12 10 £19,250 -35.83% 2
City of London +44 6 £24,000 -20.00%
Reading - 5 £19,250 - 1
East of England +15 4 £21,250 -18.26% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £21,500 -17.30%
Hampshire - 3 £32,500 -
North West - 3 - - 1
Manchester - 3 - - 1
Cambridge +23 2 £21,500 -17.30%
Uxbridge - 2 £24,000 -
Petersfield - 2 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire +16 1 £20,500 +7.89%
Maidenhead -1 1 £20,500 -31.66%
Basingstoke - 1 £24,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £20,000 -
Newbury - 1 £20,500 -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Crowborough - 1 £17,000 -
Luton - 1 £21,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £20,500 -
Wembley - 1 £20,000 -
York - 1 £16,660 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £21,000 -
Swansea - 1 £20,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £20,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £16,660 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 73 (68.87%) Windows
2 40 (37.74%) Active Directory
3 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
4 36 (33.96%) MS Office
5 34 (32.08%) Degree
6 32 (30.19%) Windows 7
7 29 (27.36%) MS Excel
8 25 (23.58%) Finance
9 21 (19.81%) Computer Science
10 19 (17.92%) Windows 8
11 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (14.15%) MS Exchange
13 14 (13.21%) Linux
14 11 (10.38%) Mac OS X
14 11 (10.38%) VMware
15 10 (9.43%) Financial Institution
15 10 (9.43%) Windows XP
15 10 (9.43%) SQL
16 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
16 9 (8.49%) Internet
17 8 (7.55%) VPN
17 8 (7.55%) Citrix
17 8 (7.55%) ITIL
17 8 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (6.60%) Hedge funds
18 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (14.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (33.96%) MS Office
2 29 (27.36%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.89%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Google Apps
1 4 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) Internet
2 8 (7.55%) VPN
3 4 (3.77%) LAN
3 4 (3.77%) WAN
4 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.89%) DNS
6 1 (0.94%) Firewall
6 1 (0.94%) Wireless
6 1 (0.94%) DHCP
6 1 (0.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (23.58%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.72%) Games
4 5 (4.72%) Marketing
5 4 (3.77%) Publishing
6 3 (2.83%) Back Office
6 3 (2.83%) Retail
7 2 (1.89%) Danish Language
7 2 (1.89%) French Language
7 2 (1.89%) German Language
7 2 (1.89%) Legal
7 2 (1.89%) Billing
8 1 (0.94%) Law
8 1 (0.94%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET
1 7 (6.60%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.60%) Hedge funds
2 7 (6.60%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.72%) iPad
3 5 (4.72%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.77%) CMDB
4 4 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.83%) Social Media
6 2 (1.89%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.94%) Handset
7 1 (0.94%) SCORM
7 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.94%) iPhone
7 1 (0.94%) Open Source
7 1 (0.94%) Life Science
7 1 (0.94%) Physics
7 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 73 (68.87%) Windows
2 32 (30.19%) Windows 7
3 19 (17.92%) Windows 8
4 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (13.21%) Linux
6 11 (10.38%) Mac OS X
7 10 (9.43%) Windows XP
8 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.72%) Android
10 4 (3.77%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.94%) UNIX
12 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (7.55%) ITIL
2 7 (6.60%) OOD
2 7 (6.60%) MVC
3 4 (3.77%) Time Management
3 4 (3.77%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (3.77%) ITIL V3
3 4 (3.77%) Line Management
3 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (3.77%) Project Management
3 4 (3.77%) B2B
3 4 (3.77%) Incident Management
4 3 (2.83%) Service Management
4 3 (2.83%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.83%) Information Security
4 3 (2.83%) Systematic Trading
4 3 (2.83%) Business Development
5 2 (1.89%) CRM
5 2 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (0.94%) Risk Management
6 1 (0.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) SQL
2 7 (6.60%) C#
3 5 (4.72%) Perl
4 4 (3.77%) Python
5 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.94%) C
6 1 (0.94%) Java
6 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.94%) VBScript
6 1 (0.94%) VB
6 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (32.08%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) MCP
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.77%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.83%) CCNA
4 3 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.83%) HND
4 3 (2.83%) MCITP
5 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.89%) MCSE
5 2 (1.89%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (0.94%) MCDST
6 1 (0.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (37.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.83%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.83%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.94%) XenApp
4 1 (0.94%) XenServer
4 1 (0.94%) vSphere
4 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) VMware
3 8 (7.55%) Citrix
4 4 (3.77%) Google
5 3 (2.83%) Polycom
6 2 (1.89%) Apple
6 2 (1.89%) Symantec
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (0.94%) HP
7 1 (0.94%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.94%) Lotus
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) Peoplefluent
7 1 (0.94%) Lumesse
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