The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 11 July 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 advertised for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank - 27 26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.32% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.32% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 76 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 85
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £32,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
IT Support
Scotland

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

IT Support
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

IT Support Salary Trend in West Lothian

IT Support
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Gentran
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Kofax

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (50.00%) Gentran
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Kofax