The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PC Support
Rank 859 868 902
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Support 60 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.006% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 52 6 10
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £20,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,500 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 April 2014 within the UK.

PC Support Salary Histogram in the UK

PC Support
Top 25 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +22 58 £25,000 +25.00% 4
East of England - 29 £25,000 - 2
Bedford - 29 £25,000 - 2
Bedfordshire - 29 £25,000 - 2
London -38 11 £31,750 +7.62%
South East -4 10 £24,000 +20.00% 1
Hampshire - 6 £24,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £24,000 -
Merseyside - 5 £23,500 -
North West - 5 £23,500 -
Liverpool - 5 £23,500 -
Epsom - 4 £21,500 -
Surrey - 4 £21,500 - 1
South West - 2 £22,125 - 1
City of London -16 1 £25,000 +4.16%
Devon - 1 £19,250 -
Dorset - 1 £25,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £19,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £25,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 £19,250 -
Wrexham - 1 £19,500 -
North East - 1 - -
North Wales - 1 £19,500 -

PC Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 67 (87.01%) Windows
2 40 (51.95%) MS Office
3 36 (46.75%) VMware
4 35 (45.45%) Citrix
5 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
6 30 (38.96%) Firewall
6 30 (38.96%) Windows 7
7 29 (37.66%) Active Directory
8 28 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (35.06%) VPN
10 25 (32.47%) DNS
10 25 (32.47%) DHCP
11 24 (31.17%) Blackberry
12 22 (28.57%) WAN
12 22 (28.57%) MS Excel
13 21 (27.27%) LAN
14 20 (25.97%) Android
14 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (25.97%) Lotus
15 19 (24.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (23.38%) SAN
16 18 (23.38%) Lotus Domino
16 18 (23.38%) Symantec
16 18 (23.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 18 (23.38%) vSphere
17 17 (22.08%) McAfee ePO
17 17 (22.08%) Windows Phone
17 17 (22.08%) Windows Phone 8
17 17 (22.08%) SecurID

PC Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 19 (24.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (23.38%) Lotus Domino
3 8 (10.39%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.60%) IIS
6 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (51.95%) MS Office
2 22 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.96%) Firewall
2 27 (35.06%) VPN
3 25 (32.47%) DNS
3 25 (32.47%) DHCP
4 22 (28.57%) WAN
5 21 (27.27%) LAN
6 18 (23.38%) SAN
7 17 (22.08%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
9 4 (5.19%) Internet
10 3 (3.90%) VoIP
11 2 (2.60%) Wireless
12 1 (1.30%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.30%) Network Security
12 1 (1.30%) NAS
12 1 (1.30%) Broadband
12 1 (1.30%) 3G
12 1 (1.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) MS Access
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (12.99%) Legal
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Back Office
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Blackberry
2 17 (22.08%) SecurID
3 3 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.30%) iPhone
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.30%) EPoS
4 1 (1.30%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.30%) Wiki
4 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 67 (87.01%) Windows
2 30 (38.96%) Windows 7
3 28 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (25.97%) Android
4 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (22.08%) VMS
5 17 (22.08%) Windows Phone 8
5 17 (22.08%) Windows Phone
6 13 (16.88%) Windows XP
7 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.19%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.30%) NetWare
10 1 (1.30%) Linux
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.58%) ITIL
2 8 (10.39%) Document Management
3 4 (5.19%) Workflow
4 2 (2.60%) Migration
5 1 (1.30%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.30%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.30%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.30%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (1.30%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.30%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.30%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (1.30%) CRM
5 1 (1.30%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.30%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.30%) Change Management
5 1 (1.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (22.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (37.66%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 18 (23.38%) vSphere
3 9 (11.69%) XenApp
4 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) Backup Exec
1 17 (22.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) VMware
2 35 (45.45%) Citrix
3 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
4 20 (25.97%) Lotus
5 18 (23.38%) Symantec
6 17 (22.08%) McAfee
6 17 (22.08%) Clearswift
7 5 (6.49%) Apple
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco
9 3 (3.90%) HP
9 3 (3.90%) Dell
10 2 (2.60%) Adobe
10 2 (2.60%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.60%) Draytek
10 2 (2.60%) Polycom
10 2 (2.60%) Mitel
11 1 (1.30%) Google
11 1 (1.30%) Becrypt
11 1 (1.30%) Sophos
11 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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