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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior IT Support
Rank 845 887 866
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 58 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.035% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.037% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 21
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,450 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £23,000 £18,500
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +24.32%

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +48 55 £23,000 -4.16% 12
London -8 26 £24,000 -14.28% 7
South East -10 19 £22,000 -4.34% 1
Hampshire +10 8 £32,500 +170.83%
Petersfield - 7 £32,500 -
City of London +18 6 £24,000 -1.03% 1
Berkshire -6 5 £20,500 -24.07%
Surrey - 4 £22,000 -
Reigate - 4 £22,000 -
East of England - 4 £21,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £25,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £24,000 -
Maidenhead 0 2 £22,250 -22.60%
Luton - 2 £21,000 -
Galashiels - 2 £21,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £20,250 -
East Midlands - 2 £17,000 -
Scottish Borders - 2 £21,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £21,000 -
South West - 2 £19,500 - 3
Scotland - 2 £21,000 -
Newbury +10 1 £20,500 +20.58%
Basingstoke +9 1 £24,000 +100.00%
North West +8 1 £19,000 -13.63%
West Sussex +4 1 £18,500 -19.56%
Oxfordshire 0 1 £20,500 -18.00%
Haywards Heath 0 1 £18,500 -19.56%
Reading -11 1 £20,500 -24.07%
Wallingford -11 1 £20,500 -18.00%
York - 1 £16,660 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 91 (70.00%) Windows
2 62 (47.69%) Active Directory
3 49 (37.69%) Microsoft
4 48 (36.92%) MS Office
5 47 (36.15%) Degree
6 45 (34.62%) Windows 7
7 36 (27.69%) Finance
8 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
9 30 (23.08%) MS Exchange
10 26 (20.00%) Windows 8
11 22 (16.92%) Computer Science
12 19 (14.62%) VPN
12 19 (14.62%) VMware
13 18 (13.85%) SQL
14 17 (13.08%) Linux
14 17 (13.08%) Financial Institution
15 16 (12.31%) ITIL
15 16 (12.31%) Citrix
15 16 (12.31%) Hedge funds
16 15 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (10.77%) Mac OS X
18 13 (10.00%) SQL Server
18 13 (10.00%) WAN
18 13 (10.00%) Internet
19 12 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
20 11 (8.46%) Blackberry
21 10 (7.69%) C#
21 10 (7.69%) .NET
22 9 (6.92%) Windows XP
22 9 (6.92%) LAN

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 30 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.54%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.54%) IIS
5 2 (1.54%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.77%) JBoss
6 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 48 (36.92%) MS Office
2 35 (26.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.08%) MS Project
5 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.62%) Google Apps
2 5 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.62%) VPN
2 13 (10.00%) Internet
2 13 (10.00%) WAN
3 9 (6.92%) LAN
4 6 (4.62%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.08%) DNS
5 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.31%) Wireless
6 3 (2.31%) Firewall
7 1 (0.77%) Intranet
7 1 (0.77%) DHCP
7 1 (0.77%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.08%) MySQL
4 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.31%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Visual Studio
1 7 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (27.69%) Finance
2 17 (13.08%) Financial Institution
3 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.62%) Publishing
4 6 (4.62%) Games
5 4 (3.08%) Banking
6 3 (2.31%) Retail
6 3 (2.31%) Billing
6 3 (2.31%) Back Office
7 2 (1.54%) Danish Language
7 2 (1.54%) French Language
7 2 (1.54%) German Language
8 1 (0.77%) Electronics
8 1 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.77%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.69%) .NET
2 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET
2 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (2.31%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.31%) Hedge funds
3 11 (8.46%) Blackberry
4 8 (6.15%) iPad
5 7 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (5.38%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.62%) CMDB
7 3 (2.31%) iPhone
7 3 (2.31%) Open Source
8 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.54%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.54%) Physics
9 1 (0.77%) Handset
9 1 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.77%) Life Science
9 1 (0.77%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 91 (70.00%) Windows
2 45 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 26 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 17 (13.08%) Linux
5 15 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (10.77%) Mac OS X
7 9 (6.92%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.38%) Android
9 5 (3.85%) Windows Vista
9 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.85%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.54%) UNIX
10 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.31%) ITIL
2 7 (5.38%) Service Management
2 7 (5.38%) OOD
2 7 (5.38%) MVC
3 6 (4.62%) Incident Management
3 6 (4.62%) B2B
3 6 (4.62%) Configuration Management
3 6 (4.62%) Project Management
3 6 (4.62%) ITIL V3
3 6 (4.62%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (3.85%) Time Management
5 4 (3.08%) Line Management
5 4 (3.08%) Systematic Trading
6 3 (2.31%) Information Security
6 3 (2.31%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.54%) Asset Management
8 1 (0.77%) QMS
8 1 (0.77%) Data Protection
8 1 (0.77%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.85%) SQL
2 10 (7.69%) C#
3 8 (6.15%) Perl
4 5 (3.85%) C
5 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.08%) VBA
5 4 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.77%) VBScript
7 1 (0.77%) VB
7 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (36.15%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) MCP
3 4 (3.08%) HND
3 4 (3.08%) CCNA
3 4 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.08%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.31%) MCSE
4 3 (2.31%) MCITP
5 2 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.77%) MCSA
6 1 (0.77%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (0.77%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) SLA
1 4 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 62 (47.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.62%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.31%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.77%) XenApp
5 1 (0.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (37.69%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.62%) VMware
3 16 (12.31%) Citrix
4 6 (4.62%) Cisco
4 6 (4.62%) Google
5 5 (3.85%) Avaya
6 4 (3.08%) Apple
6 4 (3.08%) Polycom
7 2 (1.54%) Spiceworks
7 2 (1.54%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.54%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.54%) Juniper
7 2 (1.54%) NetApp
7 2 (1.54%) Lotus
8 1 (0.77%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.77%) Sybase
8 1 (0.77%) Symantec
8 1 (0.77%) Sophos
8 1 (0.77%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (0.77%) Lumesse
Chessington
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £12,000 - £15,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits plans
Posted: 10 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum To £22k - £25k + Bens Depending on E
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Sports Interactive Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago