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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 79 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 26 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.35% 1.66% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.70% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 11
Average salary £25,500 £20,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.39% -14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
1083 1056 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.92% 97.42% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 905 921
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +12 9 £30,000 +15.38%
Worthing - 6 £23,500 - 1
Crawley -3 3 £27,500 +44.73% 1
Billingshurst - 2 £26,500 -
Gatwick - 2 £37,500 -
Horsham +4 1 £18,500 +5.71%
Shoreham-by-Sea -4 1 £22,000 - 1
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 55 (88.71%) Windows
2 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 39 (62.90%) Active Directory
4 36 (58.06%) Windows Server
5 23 (37.10%) Firewall
6 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
7 20 (32.26%) MS Exchange
8 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
10 17 (27.42%) Windows XP
10 17 (27.42%) VMware
11 16 (25.81%) MS Office
11 16 (25.81%) Windows 8
12 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
12 13 (20.97%) Office 365
12 13 (20.97%) ITIL
13 12 (19.35%) Citrix
14 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (16.13%) SCCM
15 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (14.52%) PowerShell
15 9 (14.52%) WSUS
15 9 (14.52%) Clustering
15 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (14.52%) HP
15 9 (14.52%) Dell
15 9 (14.52%) IIS
15 9 (14.52%) VBScript
15 9 (14.52%) MCSE

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.52%) IIS
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 16 (25.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) Firewall
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
2 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.06%) DHCP
4 4 (6.45%) LAN
4 4 (6.45%) WAN
5 3 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.23%) 3G
6 2 (3.23%) Internet
6 2 (3.23%) LDAP
6 2 (3.23%) Skype
6 2 (3.23%) VoIP
6 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (3.23%) French Language
1 2 (3.23%) German Language
1 2 (3.23%) Italian Language
1 2 (3.23%) Russian Language
1 2 (3.23%) Spanish Language
1 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Law
2 1 (1.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) COM
1 2 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.23%) iPad
2 2 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 55 (88.71%) Windows
2 36 (58.06%) Windows Server
3 22 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (29.03%) Windows 7
6 17 (27.42%) Windows XP
7 16 (25.81%) Windows 8
8 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (9.68%) Linux
10 2 (3.23%) Debian
10 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.23%) Unix
10 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 5 (8.06%) CRM
3 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.23%) Patch Management
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (1.61%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) PowerShell
1 9 (14.52%) VBScript
2 4 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) MCSE
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.90%) MCITP
2 8 (12.90%) MCP
2 8 (12.90%) MCSA
3 5 (8.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) HNC
4 1 (1.61%) HND
4 1 (1.61%) MCDST
4 1 (1.61%) MCTS
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (62.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
3 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.29%) Terminal Server
5 4 (6.45%) vSphere
6 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) SCCM
2 9 (14.52%) WSUS
3 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.42%) VMware
3 12 (19.35%) Citrix
4 9 (14.52%) Dell
4 9 (14.52%) HP
5 3 (4.84%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.23%) Avaya
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
6 2 (3.23%) NetApp
6 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.23%) Sophos
7 1 (1.61%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.61%) LexisNexis
7 1 (1.61%) Mitel
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle
7 1 (1.61%) Symantec
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Littlehampton, West Sussex
Advanced Energy
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 27 days ago