The table below looks at the statistics for the PC Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PC Support in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PC Support
Rank 910 900 905
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Support 33 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.032% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.034% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 23
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,995 £35,000 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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
97897 101300 100030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82176 83924 80368
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% -

PC Support
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PC Support in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PC Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PC Support
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PC Support within the UK.

PC Support Salary Trend in the UK

PC Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PC Support over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 within the UK.

PC Support Salary Histogram in the UK

PC Support
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PC Support within the UK over the 3 months to 14 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 30 £27,500 -1.78% 1
London +12 23 £27,500 -1.78%
South East +3 4 £25,000 -23.07%
East of England +5 2 £60,000 +43.71%
Kent - 2 £25,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £25,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
North West +30 1 £15,500 -31.86% 1
Manchester +23 1 £15,500 -31.11%
Hampshire +14 1 £26,000 -
Surrey +8 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Farnborough - 1 £26,000 -
Scotland - 1 £22,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £22,500 -
Redhill - 1 £25,000 -
Stockport - 1 £15,500 -

PC Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited PC 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 PC Support in their job title.

1 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 23 (41.82%) MS Office
4 21 (38.18%) Windows Server
5 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 18 (32.73%) Citrix
7 17 (30.91%) VMware
8 16 (29.09%) Mac OS X
8 16 (29.09%) Apple
9 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (25.45%) Adobe
10 14 (25.45%) Firewall
11 13 (23.64%) Blackberry
11 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
11 13 (23.64%) iPhone
12 12 (21.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 11 (20.00%) VPN
14 9 (16.36%) SLA
14 9 (16.36%) ITIL
14 9 (16.36%) Android
15 8 (14.55%) Office 365
15 8 (14.55%) DNS
15 8 (14.55%) Terminal Server
16 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (12.73%) Windows Vista
16 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (10.91%) Finance
17 6 (10.91%) Advertising

PC Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited PC 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 PC Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.45%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (41.82%) MS Office
2 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 12 (21.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (7.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP CO
1 3 (5.45%) SAP FI
1 3 (5.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (5.45%) SAP MM
1 3 (5.45%) SAP PS
1 3 (5.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) Firewall
2 11 (20.00%) VPN
3 8 (14.55%) DNS
4 6 (10.91%) DHCP
4 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 5 (9.09%) VLAN
6 4 (7.27%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.64%) IPv4
7 2 (3.64%) LAN
7 2 (3.64%) NAS
7 2 (3.64%) SAN
7 2 (3.64%) WAN
7 2 (3.64%) Wireless
8 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SAP BI
1 3 (5.45%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.91%) Advertising
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Blackberry
1 13 (23.64%) iPhone
2 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.09%) iPad
4 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server
3 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 16 (29.09%) Mac OS X
5 9 (16.36%) Android
6 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.73%) Windows Vista
7 5 (9.09%) Mac OS
7 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 5 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 4 (7.27%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.64%) Desktop Publishing
4 2 (3.64%) Fund Management
4 2 (3.64%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.82%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) ABAP
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) CCA
2 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.64%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) MCITP
2 2 (3.64%) MCP
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Casper Suite
2 2 (3.64%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.73%) Citrix
3 17 (30.91%) VMware
4 16 (29.09%) Apple
5 14 (25.45%) Adobe
6 6 (10.91%) Cisco
7 4 (7.27%) SAP
8 3 (5.45%) Facebook
9 2 (3.64%) Google
9 2 (3.64%) Meraki
10 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.82%) Remedy
Sandbach
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago