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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior IT Support
Rank 879 874 896
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 56 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.059% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.061% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 54 59 34
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £20,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -10.86%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 +9 49 £22,000 -12.00% 9
London -6 19 £26,250 -2.77%
South East +20 16 £19,000 -13.63% 4
North West +30 7 £22,000 +29.41% 2
Surrey +13 7 £30,000 +36.36%
Lancashire +20 5 £22,000 +62.96%
East Sussex - 5 £18,000 - 2
Brighton - 5 £18,000 -
Hove - 5 £18,000 -
Lancaster - 5 £22,000 -
East of England -2 3 £20,000 -20.00%
Nottinghamshire +9 2 £26,000 +52.94%
East Midlands +5 2 £26,000 +52.94%
Nottingham +4 2 £26,000 +52.94%
Essex -3 2 £20,000 -
City of London +51 1 £21,500 -33.84%
Cheshire +25 1 £19,000 - 2
Hampshire +20 1 £19,000 -41.53% 1
Manchester +19 1 £22,500 +32.35%
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - -
Rochdale +1 1 £22,500 +50.00%
Cambridge -3 1 - -
Maidenhead -8 1 £21,500 +4.87%
Berkshire -11 1 £21,500 +4.87%
South West -14 1 £17,500 -10.25% 2
West Midlands -15 1 £17,500 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £23,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £17,500 - 1
North Wales - 1 £19,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £17,500 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (58.42%) Windows
2 42 (41.58%) Active Directory
3 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
4 27 (26.73%) MS Office
5 24 (23.76%) MS Excel
6 23 (22.77%) Windows Server
6 23 (22.77%) Windows 7
7 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (15.84%) MS Exchange
8 16 (15.84%) Linux
9 15 (14.85%) SQL
9 15 (14.85%) Cisco
10 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
10 13 (12.87%) Oracle
10 13 (12.87%) Degree
11 11 (10.89%) VMware
12 10 (9.90%) Firewall
12 10 (9.90%) Finance
12 10 (9.90%) ITIL
12 10 (9.90%) VLAN
12 10 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (8.91%) iPad
13 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (8.91%) Oracle Applications
13 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
13 9 (8.91%) IBM
13 9 (8.91%) Blackberry
14 8 (7.92%) MySQL
14 8 (7.92%) DHCP
15 7 (6.93%) iPhone

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (15.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.95%) Apache
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (26.73%) MS Office
2 24 (23.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.90%) Firewall
2 10 (9.90%) VLAN
3 8 (7.92%) DHCP
4 7 (6.93%) DNS
4 7 (6.93%) LAN
5 5 (4.95%) IP Telephony
5 5 (4.95%) OpenVPN
6 3 (2.97%) VoIP
6 3 (2.97%) VPN
6 3 (2.97%) Wireless
7 2 (1.98%) WAN
7 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.99%) Broadband
8 1 (0.99%) FTP
8 1 (0.99%) NAS
8 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) MySQL
3 2 (1.98%) GIS
4 1 (0.99%) Big Data
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (9.90%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Marketing
3 5 (4.95%) Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.98%) Law
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) French Language
6 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) CSS
1 6 (5.94%) HTML
1 6 (5.94%) LAMP
2 3 (2.97%) .NET
2 3 (2.97%) XML
3 2 (1.98%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Blackberry
1 9 (8.91%) iPad
2 7 (6.93%) iPhone
3 5 (4.95%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.99%) Biology
7 1 (0.99%) Handset
7 1 (0.99%) Life Science
7 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (58.42%) Windows
2 23 (22.77%) Windows 7
2 23 (22.77%) Windows Server
3 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (15.84%) Linux
5 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.94%) Mac OS
7 5 (4.95%) CentOS
7 5 (4.95%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.99%) Android
11 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.99%) Unix
11 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (9.90%) ITIL
2 2 (1.98%) Asset Management
2 2 (1.98%) Change Control
2 2 (1.98%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (1.98%) Incident Management
2 2 (1.98%) Investment Management
2 2 (1.98%) Load Balancing
2 2 (1.98%) Mentoring
2 2 (1.98%) Problem Management
3 1 (0.99%) Coaching
3 1 (0.99%) Competitive Intelligence
3 1 (0.99%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (0.99%) Data Security
3 1 (0.99%) ERP
3 1 (0.99%) Information Security
3 1 (0.99%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (0.99%) Migration
3 1 (0.99%) Service Delivery
3 1 (0.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.85%) SQL
2 7 (6.93%) Perl
3 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.95%) Python
5 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.98%) C
7 2 (1.98%) C#
7 2 (1.98%) Java
7 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.98%) VBA
8 1 (0.99%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.99%) VB
8 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.99%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.99%) CCNA
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.99%) HNC
4 1 (0.99%) HND
4 1 (0.99%) MCITP
4 1 (0.99%) MCP
4 1 (0.99%) MCSE
4 1 (0.99%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (41.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.95%) Xen
4 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.98%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Cacti
1 5 (4.95%) Nagios
1 5 (4.95%) SCCM
2 3 (2.97%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.85%) Cisco
3 13 (12.87%) Oracle
4 11 (10.89%) VMware
5 9 (8.91%) IBM
6 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.95%) Google
8 3 (2.97%) Facebook
9 2 (1.98%) Apple
9 2 (1.98%) Citrix
9 2 (1.98%) ESRI
10 1 (0.99%) Altiris
10 1 (0.99%) Avaya
10 1 (0.99%) Dell
10 1 (0.99%) HP
10 1 (0.99%) Nokia
10 1 (0.99%) SAP
10 1 (0.99%) Symantec
10 1 (0.99%) Synology
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
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Sandbach
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Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sandbach
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Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Lewes
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Posted: 23 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £12000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago