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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior IT Support
Rank 885 853 882
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 30 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.015% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.016% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 21
Average salary £22,500 £18,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £15,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,900 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £16,500 £18,500
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -10.81%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Junior IT Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior IT Support
Top 24 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 30 £22,500 +25.00% 5
London -23 13 £30,000 +27.65% 3
South East -23 9 £17,500 -2.77% 1
City of London +1 5 £22,500 -4.25% 2
East of England -14 4 £26,000 +73.33%
South West - 4 £20,750 -
West Sussex - 4 £17,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £26,000 -
Gatwick - 4 £17,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £26,000 -
Somerset - 3 £20,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £20,000 -
Banbury - 2 £20,000 -
Hampshire -9 1 £16,500 -8.33%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £21,500 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £16,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £22,500 - 1
Shepton Mallet - 1 £20,000 -
Street - 1 £31,500 -
Taunton - 1 £16,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £21,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £22,500 - 1

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 48 (78.69%) Windows
2 38 (62.30%) Active Directory
3 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
4 30 (49.18%) MS Office
5 29 (47.54%) Windows 7
6 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (36.07%) Degree
8 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
9 19 (31.15%) MS Exchange
9 19 (31.15%) Finance
9 19 (31.15%) VMware
10 18 (29.51%) Linux
11 15 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (24.59%) PowerShell
12 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
13 11 (18.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (18.03%) VMware ESX
13 11 (18.03%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (18.03%) Software Packaging
13 11 (18.03%) Perl
13 11 (18.03%) PhD
14 8 (13.11%) SQL
15 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
15 7 (11.48%) Windows XP
16 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (8.20%) VPN
17 5 (8.20%) ITIL
17 5 (8.20%) Office 365
17 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
17 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (31.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.64%) Lync
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (49.18%) MS Office
2 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) VPN
2 4 (6.56%) DNS
2 4 (6.56%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
3 2 (3.28%) DHCP
4 1 (1.64%) VLAN
4 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) WAN
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) MS Access
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) French Language
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.28%) PKI
3 2 (3.28%) CMDB
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) iDTV
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 48 (78.69%) Windows
2 29 (47.54%) Windows 7
3 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (29.51%) Linux
5 7 (11.48%) Windows XP
6 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.64%) CentOS
8 1 (1.64%) VMS
8 1 (1.64%) UNIX
8 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (8.20%) ITIL
3 4 (6.56%) Service Management
4 2 (3.28%) CRM
4 2 (3.28%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.64%) Multithreading
5 1 (1.64%) Time Management
5 1 (1.64%) Cash Management
5 1 (1.64%) Information Security
5 1 (1.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) PowerShell
2 11 (18.03%) Perl
3 8 (13.11%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) C
5 2 (3.28%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) VC++
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) Java
6 1 (1.64%) VBScript
6 1 (1.64%) VB
6 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) PhD
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.56%) MCITP
5 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) MCSE
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (62.30%) Active Directory
2 15 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.03%) VMware ESX
3 11 (18.03%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.28%) vSphere
5 2 (3.28%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.15%) VMware
3 4 (6.56%) Citrix
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
3 4 (6.56%) Avaya
4 3 (4.92%) Adobe
5 2 (3.28%) Juniper
5 2 (3.28%) NetApp
5 2 (3.28%) Sage
5 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.64%) Apple
6 1 (1.64%) MobileIron
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Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Maidenhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Netcom Resourcing
Salary: £17,000-£20,000
Posted: 15 days ago