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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 81 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 23 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.90% 0.99% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.02% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 4
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £23,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -9.61%
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
1179 1079 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.52% 96.86% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 956 1153
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
Shoreham-by-Sea - 6 £20,000 - 1
Haywards Heath - 5 £24,000 -
Burgess Hill -7 4 £28,750 +15.00%
Gatwick - 4 £17,000 -
Crawley +12 2 £41,000 +26.15%
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
3 22 (56.41%) MS Office
3 22 (56.41%) Windows 7
4 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 17 (43.59%) ITIL
6 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
7 12 (30.77%) Windows XP
8 11 (28.21%) VPN
9 10 (25.64%) Windows 8
10 9 (23.08%) Service Management
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
11 8 (20.51%) Firewall
12 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
13 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
13 5 (12.82%) VMware
13 5 (12.82%) ERP
13 5 (12.82%) HP
13 5 (12.82%) C
13 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
14 4 (10.26%) VoIP
14 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (10.26%) Avaya
14 4 (10.26%) SAN
14 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (10.26%) Symantec
14 4 (10.26%) Cisco
14 4 (10.26%) vSphere

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (56.41%) MS Office
2 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) VPN
2 8 (20.51%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) VoIP
3 4 (10.26%) SAN
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.13%) WAN
5 2 (5.13%) Wireless
6 1 (2.56%) NAS
6 1 (2.56%) Intranet
6 1 (2.56%) DHCP
6 1 (2.56%) FTP
6 1 (2.56%) ADSL
6 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) COM
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Chemistry
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) LIMS
3 1 (2.56%) ASTM
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Windows 7
3 12 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 10 (25.64%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Service Management
3 5 (12.82%) ERP
4 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.56%) Information Management
4 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.56%) Workflow
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.56%) CRM
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) C
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) HL7
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.26%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
2 5 (12.82%) HP
3 4 (10.26%) Avaya
3 4 (10.26%) Symantec
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) McAfee
4 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL
4 2 (5.13%) Draytek
5 1 (2.56%) Capita
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
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Salary: £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £37000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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