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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 70 86 107
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 20 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.77% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.37% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 7
Average salary £24,000 £24,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,900 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,550 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
1105 1067 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.53% 97.09% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 967 973 1337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Haywards Heath - 5 £24,000 - 2
Crawley 0 4 £28,500 -12.30% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 4 £20,000 - 1
Gatwick - 3 £19,000 - 1
Horsham - 1 £38,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £27,500 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) ITIL
3 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
4 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (34.29%) Finance
6 12 (34.29%) Service Management
7 11 (31.43%) MS Office
8 10 (28.57%) Firewall
9 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
10 8 (22.86%) VPN
10 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
10 8 (22.86%) C
11 7 (20.00%) Avaya
12 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (17.14%) VMware
13 5 (14.29%) Cisco
13 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (14.29%) Symantec
13 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 5 (14.29%) VoIP
13 5 (14.29%) ERP
13 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (14.29%) vSphere
14 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (11.43%) HP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) VPN
3 5 (14.29%) VoIP
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.43%) SAN
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless
6 1 (2.86%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) ADSL
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) COM
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) iPhone
2 1 (2.86%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Service Management
3 5 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.86%) Information Management
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) C
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) BS7799
1 3 (8.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Avaya
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Symantec
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) McAfee
7 2 (5.71%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.71%) Draytek
8 1 (2.86%) Capita
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
Gatwick, West Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum C32k + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £21218 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago