The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 78 89 105
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 22 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.91% 1.19% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.24% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 6
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,050 £20,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £29,500 £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1130 1209 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.92% 95.80% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1056 1102
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

IT Support
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

IT Support Salary Trend in West Sussex

IT Support
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in West Sussex

IT Support
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Haywards Heath +4 7 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Crawley -9 6 £22,000 -32.30% 2
Gatwick +19 3 £33,000 - 1
Horsham +2 3 £17,000 -16.04%
Bognor Regis - 1 £27,500 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 18 (62.07%) ITIL
2 16 (55.17%) Windows
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
4 10 (34.48%) MS Office
4 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
5 8 (27.59%) Service Management
5 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
7 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.24%) MCP
7 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (13.79%) German Language
8 4 (13.79%) Italian Language
8 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (10.34%) SCCM
9 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
9 3 (10.34%) Biometrics
9 3 (10.34%) Symantec
9 3 (10.34%) BS7799
9 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (10.34%) Cisco
10 2 (6.90%) IBM
10 2 (6.90%) OS/400

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) German Language
2 4 (13.79%) Italian Language
3 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Biometrics
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) OS/400
6 2 (6.90%) i5/OS
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Service Management
3 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) MCP
2 2 (6.90%) MCSA
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MOS
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) BS7799
1 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Symantec
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Avaya
4 1 (3.45%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp
4 1 (3.45%) Sage
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Mitel
4 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £15,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago