The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 54 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 39 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.55% 2.54% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 2.57% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 13
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,700 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
1053 1323 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.81% 98.81% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1177 935
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured IT Support in the job title.

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 9 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +23 18 £26,500 -47.00%
Haywards Heath - 5 £55,000 -
Horsham - 5 £20,500 -
Billingshurst +2 3 £22,500 -18.18%
Chichester - 2 £21,750 -
Worthing -16 1 £30,000 +62.16% 1
Gatwick -16 1 £20,250 -11.95%
Pulborough - 1 £21,500 -
Bognor Regis - 1 £27,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £37,500 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 43 (65.15%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
3 30 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
5 26 (39.39%) MS Office
5 26 (39.39%) ITIL
6 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
7 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (24.24%) Firewall
9 14 (21.21%) Office 365
10 13 (19.70%) Windows 10
11 12 (18.18%) VMware
11 12 (18.18%) Degree
12 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 11 (16.67%) LAN
12 11 (16.67%) WAN
13 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
13 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
14 9 (13.64%) SCCM
15 8 (12.12%) Driving Licence
15 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
15 8 (12.12%) Virtual Environments
15 8 (12.12%) HP
15 8 (12.12%) SQL
15 8 (12.12%) VBScript
15 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (12.12%) PowerShell

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) IIS
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (39.39%) MS Office
2 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) Firewall
2 11 (16.67%) LAN
2 11 (16.67%) WAN
3 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.55%) ADSL
4 3 (4.55%) SAN
5 2 (3.03%) ATM
5 2 (3.03%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.03%) Wireless
6 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.52%) VPN
6 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Local Government
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Driving Licence
2 7 (10.61%) Clustering
3 5 (7.58%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.55%) PMI
5 2 (3.03%) EPoS
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.52%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (65.15%) Windows
2 30 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
4 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (19.70%) Windows 10
6 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
8 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) ITIL
2 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 8 (12.12%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (10.61%) Software Delivery
5 3 (4.55%) CRM
5 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.52%) Change Management
7 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.52%) ERP
7 1 (1.52%) Facilities Management
7 1 (1.52%) High Availability
7 1 (1.52%) ITSM
7 1 (1.52%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.52%) Logistics
7 1 (1.52%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.52%) Process Management
7 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
1 8 (12.12%) VBScript
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) C++
2 1 (1.52%) Java
2 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 11 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.55%) MCP
4 3 (4.55%) MCSA
4 3 (4.55%) MCSE
4 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.52%) MCDST
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (53.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) VMware
3 8 (12.12%) HP
4 7 (10.61%) CA
4 7 (10.61%) Dell
5 3 (4.55%) Adobe
5 3 (4.55%) Citrix
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Apple
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco
6 1 (1.52%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.52%) Juniper
6 1 (1.52%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.52%) Mitel
6 1 (1.52%) WatchGuard