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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 95 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 5 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.47% 0.30% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.31% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Average salary £18,000 £15,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £15,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £15,500 £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%
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
1031 957 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.99% 96.67% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 903 864 1157
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £56,000
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 January 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 January 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
Horsham - 3 £18,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £18,000 -
Crawley - 1 £35,000 - 1
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (79.17%) ITIL
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Service Management
4 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 8 (33.33%) MS Office
5 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) MCP
9 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
9 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.50%) BS7799
10 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (12.50%) C
10 3 (12.50%) Avaya
11 2 (8.33%) VPN
11 2 (8.33%) Symantec
11 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
11 2 (8.33%) Firewall
11 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
12 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
12 1 (4.17%) Office 365
12 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (4.17%) Android

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) BS7799
1 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Capita
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £33k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Littlehampton
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago