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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior IT Support
Rank 849 900 864
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 43 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.025% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.026% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 15
Average salary £20,000 £22,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,250 £17,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £32,500 £22,900
UK excluding London average salary £19,250 £20,000 £16,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +21.21%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Junior IT Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior IT Support
Top 25 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 31 July 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 +31 41 £20,000 -11.11% 4
London +39 21 £21,000 -20.75% 2
South East +2 10 £19,250 +10.00%
North West +3 8 £19,000 +2.70% 2
Berkshire +11 7 £19,250 -14.44%
Manchester +11 6 £16,500 -10.81%
Reading - 6 £19,250 -
Surbiton - 4 £19,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £28,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £21,500 - 1
Kent - 2 £28,500 -
Oxfordshire +10 1 £23,000 +15.00%
Gloucestershire -13 1 £17,500 -18.60%
South West -13 1 £17,500 -18.60%
West Wales - 1 £20,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £25,500 -
Oxford - 1 £23,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £25,500 -
Wembley - 1 £20,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £21,500 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £17,500 -
Wales - 1 £20,000 -
Hull - 1 £25,500 -
Swansea - 1 £20,000 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (70.21%) Windows
2 37 (39.36%) Active Directory
3 34 (36.17%) Microsoft
4 29 (30.85%) Windows 7
5 28 (29.79%) MS Excel
5 28 (29.79%) MS Office
6 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (15.96%) Degree
7 15 (15.96%) Windows 8
7 15 (15.96%) MS Exchange
8 11 (11.70%) Blackberry
8 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (10.64%) ITIL
9 10 (10.64%) Finance
10 9 (9.57%) VMware
10 9 (9.57%) Linux
10 9 (9.57%) SQL
10 9 (9.57%) Windows XP
10 9 (9.57%) iPad
11 8 (8.51%) Computer Science
11 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
11 8 (8.51%) Mac OS X
12 7 (7.45%) Service Management
12 7 (7.45%) Internet
12 7 (7.45%) VPN
12 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
12 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (7.45%) Hedge funds
13 6 (6.38%) vSphere
13 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (15.96%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (29.79%) MS Office
1 28 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.13%) MS Project
4 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Office 365
2 2 (2.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.45%) VPN
2 7 (7.45%) Internet
3 6 (6.38%) DNS
3 6 (6.38%) DHCP
4 5 (5.32%) IP Telephony
4 5 (5.32%) VLAN
5 2 (2.13%) FTP
5 2 (2.13%) LAN
5 2 (2.13%) WAN
6 1 (1.06%) Firewall
6 1 (1.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (6.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.64%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (3.19%) Publishing
3 3 (3.19%) Games
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
4 2 (2.13%) Danish Language
4 2 (2.13%) French Language
4 2 (2.13%) German Language
4 2 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.32%) CSS
2 5 (5.32%) HTML
2 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) XHTML
4 1 (1.06%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.57%) iPad
3 8 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.45%) Hedge funds
5 6 (6.38%) iPhone
6 3 (3.19%) Social Media
6 3 (3.19%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.13%) Life Science
7 2 (2.13%) CMDB
8 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.06%) Handset
8 1 (1.06%) SCORM
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Physics
8 1 (1.06%) iSeries
8 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 66 (70.21%) Windows
2 29 (30.85%) Windows 7
3 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.96%) Windows 8
5 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.57%) Linux
6 9 (9.57%) Windows XP
7 8 (8.51%) Mac OS X
8 6 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (6.38%) Windows Vista
9 5 (5.32%) Mac OS
10 4 (4.26%) Android
10 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.64%) ITIL
2 7 (7.45%) Service Management
3 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
3 5 (5.32%) MVC
3 5 (5.32%) OOD
4 4 (4.26%) Project Management
4 4 (4.26%) Line Management
5 3 (3.19%) Business Development
5 3 (3.19%) Release Management
5 3 (3.19%) Test Scripting
5 3 (3.19%) CRM
5 3 (3.19%) Information Security
6 2 (2.13%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.13%) Change Management
6 2 (2.13%) B2B
6 2 (2.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.13%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.13%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) SQL
2 6 (6.38%) C
2 6 (6.38%) C#
3 4 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.13%) VBA
4 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) MCP
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.06%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (1.06%) MCDST
3 1 (1.06%) MCITP
3 1 (1.06%) HND
3 1 (1.06%) MCSE
3 1 (1.06%) MCSA
3 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (39.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) vSphere
4 1 (1.06%) XenApp
4 1 (1.06%) XenServer
4 1 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) VMware
3 5 (5.32%) Citrix
4 3 (3.19%) Polycom
4 3 (3.19%) Symantec
5 2 (2.13%) Google
6 1 (1.06%) Peoplefluent
6 1 (1.06%) Lumesse
6 1 (1.06%) Avaya
6 1 (1.06%) Lotus
6 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.06%) Cisco
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