The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
IT Support
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian 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
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
59 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 98.33% 100.00% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 37
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management