The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 66 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.71% 1.28% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.33% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 5
Average salary £27,850 £60,000 £40,589
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.58% +47.82%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -8.00%
IT Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region. 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
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
791 826 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 96.58% 95.82% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 686 715 582
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Warwickshire region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Warwickshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
(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
Nuneaton - 8 £27,850 -
Atherstone - 2 £25,500 -
Rugby +4 1 £28,500 +67.64%
Stratford-upon-Avon -3 1 £23,000 +16.45%
Warwick - 1 £17,500 -
IT Support
West Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (68.42%) Hyper-V
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (68.42%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
3 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
3 12 (63.16%) SharePoint
3 12 (63.16%) ITIL
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (63.16%) Citrix
3 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (63.16%) SSH
4 11 (57.89%) VMware ESX
4 11 (57.89%) LAN
4 11 (57.89%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Degree

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
1 13 (68.42%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (63.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) SSH
2 11 (57.89%) LAN
2 11 (57.89%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
1 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) VBA
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (68.42%) Hyper-V
2 11 (57.89%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 12 (63.16%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Lotus
4 1 (5.26%) HP