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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PC Support
Rank 938 953 916
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Support 18 26 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.023% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.024% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 71
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £19,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -24.00%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 13 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 29 April 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 -3 17 £24,500 -3.92% 2
London +3 11 £25,000 -9.09% 1
South East +34 3 £25,000 - 1
South West - 2 £23,000 -
Brighton - 1 £23,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £25,000 -
Manchester - 1 £23,000 -
Kent - 1 £25,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £25,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £23,000 -
Bristol - 1 £23,000 -
Somerset - 1 - -
North West - 1 £23,000 -

PC Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) MS Office
3 23 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 18 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
7 15 (32.61%) Apple
7 15 (32.61%) Blackberry
7 15 (32.61%) iPhone
8 14 (30.43%) Citrix
8 14 (30.43%) Adobe
8 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
10 12 (26.09%) Mac OS X
10 12 (26.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 10 (21.74%) Android
11 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
11 10 (21.74%) Firewall
12 9 (19.57%) Finance
12 9 (19.57%) VMware
12 9 (19.57%) VPN
12 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (17.39%) Office 365
13 8 (17.39%) Client/Server
13 8 (17.39%) Advertising
14 7 (15.22%) ITIL
15 6 (13.04%) DNS
15 6 (13.04%) DHCP
16 5 (10.87%) CCA
16 5 (10.87%) IP Telephony

PC Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) NetWeaver
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) MS Office
2 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
3 12 (26.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (8.70%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP CO
1 3 (6.52%) SAP FI
1 3 (6.52%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (6.52%) SAP MM
1 3 (6.52%) SAP PS
1 3 (6.52%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) Firewall
1 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 9 (19.57%) VPN
3 6 (13.04%) DHCP
3 6 (13.04%) DNS
4 5 (10.87%) IP Telephony
4 5 (10.87%) VLAN
5 4 (8.70%) VoIP
6 2 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SAP BI
1 3 (6.52%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Advertising
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Blackberry
1 15 (32.61%) iPhone
2 8 (17.39%) Client/Server
3 5 (10.87%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 12 (26.09%) Mac OS X
5 10 (21.74%) Android
6 5 (10.87%) Mac OS
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (8.70%) Patch Management
3 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.35%) Fund Management
5 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.17%) Process Management
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) CCA
2 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.35%) MCITP
2 2 (4.35%) MCP
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (32.61%) Apple
3 14 (30.43%) Adobe
3 14 (30.43%) Citrix
4 9 (19.57%) VMware
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco
5 4 (8.70%) SAP
6 3 (6.52%) Facebook
7 1 (2.17%) Altiris
7 1 (2.17%) Bomgar
7 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
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