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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 89 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 17 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.32% 1.90% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.95% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 11
Average salary £25,500 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £24,750 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.31%
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
1235 1180 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.18% 97.52% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1034 959
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 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 28 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
Crawley +3 9 £25,000 -39.02%
Haywards Heath +4 6 £30,000 +25.00%
Chichester - 1 £27,000 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 19 (46.34%) Windows 7
5 18 (43.90%) MS Office
6 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (21.95%) VMware
8 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
9 7 (17.07%) Finance
10 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.63%) ITIL
10 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.63%) German Language
10 6 (14.63%) Italian Language
10 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
10 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.20%) LAN
11 5 (12.20%) WAN
11 5 (12.20%) Law
12 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
12 4 (9.76%) Sophos
12 4 (9.76%) DHCP
12 4 (9.76%) DNS
12 4 (9.76%) Citrix
13 3 (7.32%) Windows XP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Office
2 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) LAN
2 5 (12.20%) WAN
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) SSL
4 2 (4.88%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) 3G
4 2 (4.88%) PPTP
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.88%) IPsec
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) German Language
2 6 (14.63%) Italian Language
3 5 (12.20%) Law
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Biometrics
2 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) iPhone
2 2 (4.88%) iPad
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows 7
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
8 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 3 (7.32%) Software Delivery
3 2 (4.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.44%) CRM
4 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.44%) BCP
4 1 (2.44%) Service Management
4 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.44%) Time Management
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.44%) Coaching
4 1 (2.44%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) MCSA
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) MCDST
2 1 (2.44%) MCTS
2 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Sophos
3 4 (9.76%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) CA
5 2 (4.88%) Sage
5 2 (4.88%) Avaya
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) McAfee
5 2 (4.88%) Draytek
6 1 (2.44%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy
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Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £17,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago