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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior IT Support
Rank 846 901 880
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 53 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.026% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.028% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 21
Average salary £23,500 £23,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £18,600 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,750 £23,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +15.00%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 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 27 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 +54 52 £23,500 +2.17% 5
London +35 27 £24,000 -20.00% 3
South East +22 17 £20,500 -10.86%
City of London +29 7 £24,000 -7.69%
Hampshire - 7 £32,500 -
Berkshire -3 6 £19,250 -28.70%
Petersfield - 6 £32,500 -
East of England - 5 £21,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £24,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £21,500 - 1
Maidenhead -5 2 £22,250 -22.60%
Luton - 2 £21,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £21,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £21,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 1 £20,500 +7.89%
Newbury +6 1 £20,500 +20.58%
West Sussex +3 1 £18,500 -19.56%
Reading +3 1 £20,500 -24.07%
Haywards Heath -2 1 £18,500 -19.56%
Basingstoke - 1 £24,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Crowborough - 1 £17,000 -
Croydon - 1 £23,000 -
Galashiels - 1 £21,500 -
Reigate - 1 £22,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £19,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £20,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £20,500 -
York - 1 £16,660 -

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 84 (70.59%) Windows
2 50 (42.02%) Active Directory
3 47 (39.50%) MS Office
4 45 (37.82%) Microsoft
5 44 (36.97%) Degree
6 39 (32.77%) Windows 7
7 37 (31.09%) MS Excel
8 31 (26.05%) Finance
9 25 (21.01%) Windows 8
10 24 (20.17%) MS Exchange
11 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 18 (15.13%) Linux
13 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (13.45%) SQL
14 16 (13.45%) VMware
15 15 (12.61%) Financial Institution
15 15 (12.61%) Mac OS X
16 13 (10.92%) VPN
17 12 (10.08%) Citrix
17 12 (10.08%) Hedge funds
18 11 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (9.24%) Internet
18 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
19 10 (8.40%) ITIL
19 10 (8.40%) WAN
20 9 (7.56%) Blackberry
20 9 (7.56%) .NET
20 9 (7.56%) C#
21 8 (6.72%) LAN
22 7 (5.88%) OOD

Junior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 24 (20.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.68%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.84%) IIS
6 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (39.50%) MS Office
2 37 (31.09%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.36%) MS Project
5 2 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Google Apps
2 5 (4.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) VPN
2 11 (9.24%) Internet
3 10 (8.40%) WAN
4 8 (6.72%) LAN
5 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.36%) DNS
7 2 (1.68%) Firewall
7 2 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.68%) Wireless
8 1 (0.84%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.36%) MySQL
4 2 (1.68%) MS Access
5 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 7 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (26.05%) Finance
2 15 (12.61%) Financial Institution
3 7 (5.88%) Games
4 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.04%) Publishing
5 3 (2.52%) Retail
5 3 (2.52%) Marketing
5 3 (2.52%) Back Office
6 2 (1.68%) Legal
6 2 (1.68%) Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Danish Language
6 2 (1.68%) French Language
6 2 (1.68%) German Language
6 2 (1.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.84%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Electronics
7 1 (0.84%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.56%) .NET
2 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (2.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.08%) Hedge funds
3 9 (7.56%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (5.88%) iPad
5 6 (5.04%) CMDB
6 5 (4.20%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.52%) Open Source
8 2 (1.68%) iPhone
8 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.84%) Physics
9 1 (0.84%) Handset
9 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.84%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 84 (70.59%) Windows
2 39 (32.77%) Windows 7
3 25 (21.01%) Windows 8
4 18 (15.13%) Linux
5 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (12.61%) Mac OS X
7 7 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.88%) Android
8 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.36%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.84%) UNIX
11 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (8.40%) ITIL
2 7 (5.88%) OOD
2 7 (5.88%) MVC
3 6 (5.04%) Incident Management
3 6 (5.04%) B2B
3 6 (5.04%) Configuration Management
3 6 (5.04%) Project Management
3 6 (5.04%) ITIL V3
3 6 (5.04%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (4.20%) Time Management
5 4 (3.36%) Line Management
5 4 (3.36%) Systematic Trading
6 3 (2.52%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.52%) Information Security
7 2 (1.68%) Service Management
7 2 (1.68%) CRM
8 1 (0.84%) QMS
8 1 (0.84%) Data Protection
8 1 (0.84%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.45%) SQL
2 9 (7.56%) C#
3 7 (5.88%) Perl
4 4 (3.36%) Python
4 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.52%) VBA
6 1 (0.84%) C
6 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.84%) VBScript
6 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (36.97%) Degree
2 6 (5.04%) MCP
3 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.20%) A+ Certification
4 4 (3.36%) HND
4 4 (3.36%) CCNA
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.36%) MCITP
5 3 (2.52%) MCSE
6 2 (1.68%) Server+ Certification
6 2 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.84%) MCDST
7 1 (0.84%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) SLA
1 4 (3.36%) QA
System Software
1 50 (42.02%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.04%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.52%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.68%) XenApp
6 1 (0.84%) vSphere
6 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 45 (37.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.45%) VMware
3 12 (10.08%) Citrix
4 6 (5.04%) Google
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco
5 4 (3.36%) Polycom
6 3 (2.52%) Apple
7 1 (0.84%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.84%) Symantec
7 1 (0.84%) Sophos
7 1 (0.84%) Juniper
7 1 (0.84%) NetApp
7 1 (0.84%) Lotus
7 1 (0.84%) Spiceworks
7 1 (0.84%) Peoplefluent
7 1 (0.84%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.84%) SonicWALL
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