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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 93 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 15 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.29% 1.23% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.26% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 13
Average salary £25,500 £21,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.60% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £17,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,250 £31,600
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,750 £23,980
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.21%
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
1114 1265 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.03% 97.53% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1124 1019
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 - 6 £28,500 - 1
Crawley -3 5 £24,000 -25.00% 2
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 1 £27,500 +37.50%
Gatwick -5 1 £22,500 +32.35%
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
3 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
4 18 (46.15%) MS Office
5 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
6 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (23.08%) VMware
8 8 (20.51%) ITIL
8 8 (20.51%) Windows 8
9 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (17.95%) Finance
10 6 (15.38%) German Language
10 6 (15.38%) Italian Language
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (10.26%) LAN
12 4 (10.26%) WAN
12 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.26%) Cisco
12 4 (10.26%) DHCP
12 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.26%) DNS
12 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (7.69%) Software Delivery

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) LAN
1 4 (10.26%) WAN
1 4 (10.26%) DHCP
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) SSL
2 2 (5.13%) PPTP
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) IPsec
2 2 (5.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) German Language
2 6 (15.38%) Italian Language
3 3 (7.69%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Biometrics
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (20.51%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) OS/400
8 1 (2.56%) Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.56%) i5/OS
8 1 (2.56%) Android
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 3 (7.69%) Software Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) Service Management
4 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.56%) Coaching
4 1 (2.56%) People Management
4 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.56%) ERP
4 1 (2.56%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) MCP
1 1 (2.56%) MCSA
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.56%) IBM Certification
1 1 (2.56%) MOS
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) XenApp
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Sage
4 3 (7.69%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) CA
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec
5 2 (5.13%) Draytek
5 2 (5.13%) Sophos
6 1 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.56%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.56%) Mitel
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago