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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior IT Support
Rank 821 842 852
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 54 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.034% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.036% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 53 28 15
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,400 £13,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £25,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +38.88%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +15 50 £24,000 -4.00% 10
London +35 27 £25,000 -16.66% 8
South East -19 15 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Hampshire -7 6 £32,500 +170.83% 1
Petersfield - 6 £32,500 -
Reigate - 4 £22,000 -
Surrey - 4 £22,000 -
City of London +10 3 £24,000 +6.66% 2
South West - 3 £19,500 -
Scotland - 3 £20,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £25,000 -
Scottish Borders - 3 £20,500 - 1
Galashiels - 3 £20,500 - 1
Maidenhead -2 2 £21,250 -26.08%
North West -4 2 £16,250 -26.13%
Berkshire -13 2 £21,250 -21.29%
Uxbridge - 2 £24,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £21,000 -
Luton - 2 £21,000 -
Bath - 2 £19,500 -
Somerset - 2 £19,500 -
East of England - 2 £21,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £17,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £18,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £19,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £13,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £26,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £17,000 -
Crowborough - 1 £17,000 -
Croydon - 1 £23,000 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 95 (71.97%) Windows
2 67 (50.76%) Active Directory
3 52 (39.39%) Degree
4 50 (37.88%) Microsoft
5 49 (37.12%) MS Office
6 48 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 41 (31.06%) Finance
8 30 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 28 (21.21%) MS Exchange
10 27 (20.45%) Windows 8
11 24 (18.18%) VMware
12 22 (16.67%) Linux
13 20 (15.15%) Computer Science
14 19 (14.39%) ITIL
14 19 (14.39%) SQL
15 18 (13.64%) VPN
15 18 (13.64%) Financial Institution
16 17 (12.88%) Citrix
16 17 (12.88%) Hedge funds
17 15 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (11.36%) Mac OS X
18 13 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
19 12 (9.09%) Internet
19 12 (9.09%) WAN
19 12 (9.09%) Windows XP
20 11 (8.33%) .NET
20 11 (8.33%) C#
21 10 (7.58%) Service Management
21 10 (7.58%) Blackberry

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 28 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.52%) IIS
4 2 (1.52%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.52%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.76%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (37.12%) MS Office
2 30 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.55%) Google Apps
1 6 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.64%) VPN
2 12 (9.09%) Internet
2 12 (9.09%) WAN
3 8 (6.06%) LAN
4 5 (3.79%) DNS
4 5 (3.79%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.79%) Firewall
5 4 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.27%) Wireless
7 1 (0.76%) PABX
7 1 (0.76%) PBX
7 1 (0.76%) VoIP
7 1 (0.76%) Intranet
7 1 (0.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.79%) MS Access
4 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 6 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (31.06%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.55%) Publishing
3 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.55%) Games
4 5 (3.79%) Banking
5 3 (2.27%) Retail
5 3 (2.27%) Back Office
6 2 (1.52%) Danish Language
6 2 (1.52%) French Language
6 2 (1.52%) German Language
7 1 (0.76%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.33%) .NET
2 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.88%) Hedge funds
3 10 (7.58%) Blackberry
4 8 (6.06%) iPad
5 6 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (4.55%) CMDB
5 6 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.27%) Open Source
6 3 (2.27%) iPhone
7 2 (1.52%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.52%) Streaming Media
7 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.76%) Life Science
8 1 (0.76%) Physics
8 1 (0.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 95 (71.97%) Windows
2 48 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 27 (20.45%) Windows 8
4 22 (16.67%) Linux
5 15 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (11.36%) Mac OS X
6 12 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.55%) Android
7 6 (4.55%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.52%) UNIX
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.39%) ITIL
2 10 (7.58%) Service Management
3 6 (4.55%) Configuration Management
3 6 (4.55%) MVC
3 6 (4.55%) B2B
3 6 (4.55%) OOD
3 6 (4.55%) ITIL V3
3 6 (4.55%) Incident Management
3 6 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (3.79%) Time Management
5 4 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.03%) Systematic Trading
6 3 (2.27%) Line Management
6 3 (2.27%) Project Management
7 2 (1.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (1.52%) Information Security
7 2 (1.52%) Analytics
8 1 (0.76%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (0.76%) Investment Management
8 1 (0.76%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.39%) SQL
2 11 (8.33%) C#
3 9 (6.82%) Perl
4 6 (4.55%) C
4 6 (4.55%) VBA
5 5 (3.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.27%) Python
7 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.76%) VBScript
8 1 (0.76%) VB
8 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (39.39%) Degree
2 5 (3.79%) MCP
3 4 (3.03%) CCNA
3 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.03%) A+ Certification
3 4 (3.03%) HND
4 3 (2.27%) MCITP
4 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.52%) MCSE
5 2 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.76%) VCP4
6 1 (0.76%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.52%) SLA
1 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 67 (50.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.30%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.76%) XenApp
6 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (18.18%) VMware
3 17 (12.88%) Citrix
4 8 (6.06%) Cisco
4 8 (6.06%) Google
5 6 (4.55%) Avaya
6 4 (3.03%) Apple
7 3 (2.27%) Polycom
7 3 (2.27%) Symantec
7 3 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.52%) Adobe
8 2 (1.52%) Juniper
8 2 (1.52%) NetApp
8 2 (1.52%) Lotus
8 2 (1.52%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.52%) Spiceworks
8 2 (1.52%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.76%) Sybase
9 1 (0.76%) Sophos
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