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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior IT Support
Rank 801 838 874
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 65 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.035% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.038% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 63 31 11
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £14,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £19,750 £17,000
% change year-on-year
+3.79% +16.17%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +41 62 £25,000 +8.69% 8
London +11 35 £30,000 - 2
South East -25 12 £22,000 +10.00% 5
Surrey -8 4 £22,000 +12.82% 2
South West - 4 £19,500 - 1
North West - 4 £18,750 -
Reigate - 4 £22,000 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £25,000 -
Berkshire -6 3 £20,500 +20.58%
Hampshire -27 3 £32,500 +170.83% 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £25,000 -
Somerset - 3 £19,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £20,500 -
Bath - 3 £19,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £25,000 -
East of England - 3 £25,000 -
City of London +10 2 £31,250 +38.88%
East Midlands - 2 £17,000 -
Galashiels - 2 £20,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £18,750 -
Petersfield - 2 £32,500 - 1
Twickenham - 2 - -
Scottish Borders - 2 £20,500 - 1
Scotland - 2 £20,500 - 1
Basingstoke -2 1 £17,000 +41.66%
Yorkshire -8 1 £25,000 +72.41%
Cheshire - 1 £19,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £19,000 -
Kent - 1 £19,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £13,500 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 89 (74.17%) Windows
2 66 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 48 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 47 (39.17%) MS Office
4 47 (39.17%) Degree
5 41 (34.17%) Windows 7
6 40 (33.33%) Finance
7 27 (22.50%) MS Excel
8 24 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 24 (20.00%) Linux
9 23 (19.17%) VMware
10 20 (16.67%) Windows 8
11 18 (15.00%) SQL
11 18 (15.00%) Mac OS X
12 17 (14.17%) Financial Institution
12 17 (14.17%) Hedge funds
13 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
13 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (13.33%) VPN
13 16 (13.33%) ITIL
14 15 (12.50%) Citrix
15 14 (11.67%) Windows XP
15 14 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (10.00%) WAN
17 10 (8.33%) Perl
17 10 (8.33%) Google
18 9 (7.50%) Service Management
18 9 (7.50%) Cisco
18 9 (7.50%) Office 365
19 8 (6.67%) Internet

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 24 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.67%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 47 (39.17%) MS Office
2 27 (22.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.67%) MS Project
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.50%) Office 365
2 6 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) VPN
2 12 (10.00%) WAN
3 8 (6.67%) LAN
3 8 (6.67%) Internet
3 8 (6.67%) Firewall
4 6 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.17%) DNS
6 4 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.50%) Wireless
8 1 (0.83%) PABX
8 1 (0.83%) PBX
8 1 (0.83%) VoIP
8 1 (0.83%) DHCP
8 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) MS Access
3 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (14.17%) Financial Institution
3 5 (4.17%) Publishing
3 5 (4.17%) Games
4 4 (3.33%) Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Retail
5 3 (2.50%) Back Office
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.83%) .NET
2 5 (4.17%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Hedge funds
2 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.00%) Streaming Media
3 6 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.00%) iPad
4 5 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.17%) CMDB
5 4 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.50%) Open Source
7 2 (1.67%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.67%) iPhone
7 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.83%) Handset
8 1 (0.83%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.83%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 89 (74.17%) Windows
2 41 (34.17%) Windows 7
3 24 (20.00%) Linux
4 20 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 18 (15.00%) Mac OS X
6 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (11.67%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.83%) Windows Vista
8 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.50%) Android
11 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.33%) ITIL
2 9 (7.50%) Service Management
3 5 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (4.17%) B2B
3 5 (4.17%) Configuration Management
3 5 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 5 (4.17%) Time Management
3 5 (4.17%) ITIL V3
3 5 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (3.33%) Analytics
4 4 (3.33%) Systematic Trading
5 3 (2.50%) Project Management
6 2 (1.67%) OOD
6 2 (1.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (1.67%) MVC
7 1 (0.83%) Asset Management
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing Intelligence
7 1 (0.83%) CRM
7 1 (0.83%) QMS
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.00%) SQL
2 10 (8.33%) Perl
3 7 (5.83%) C#
4 6 (5.00%) C
4 6 (5.00%) VBA
4 6 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.83%) VBScript
6 1 (0.83%) VB
6 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (39.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) MCP
3 4 (3.33%) CCNA
3 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.33%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.50%) HND
4 3 (2.50%) MCITP
5 2 (1.67%) MCSE
6 1 (0.83%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (19.17%) VMware
3 15 (12.50%) Citrix
4 10 (8.33%) Google
5 9 (7.50%) Cisco
6 6 (5.00%) Avaya
7 5 (4.17%) Adobe
7 5 (4.17%) Apple
7 5 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.33%) Symantec
9 2 (1.67%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.67%) Juniper
9 2 (1.67%) NetApp
9 2 (1.67%) Spiceworks
10 1 (0.83%) Lotus
10 1 (0.83%) Sybase
10 1 (0.83%) Polycom
10 1 (0.83%) Sophos
10 1 (0.83%) Bloomberg
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Godalming, Surrey (GU7)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20k + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Fordingbridge
Blue Town Online
Salary: Very Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Galashiels
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago