The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 81 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 19 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.60% 0.20% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 0.21% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 6
Average salary £23,500 £22,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -10.20%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -6.00%
IT Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1142 949 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.37% 95.96% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 960 789 1069
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,966 £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 Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Wiltshire region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Wiltshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Swindon +14 17 £23,500 +6.81% 2
IT Support
South West

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) MS Office
5 11 (36.67%) Cisco
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) VMware
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (26.67%) Lotus
7 8 (26.67%) IBM Notes
8 7 (23.33%) NetApp
9 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.00%) VoIP
9 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 5 (16.67%) DHCP
10 5 (16.67%) ITIL
10 5 (16.67%) MCP
10 5 (16.67%) DNS
10 5 (16.67%) Firewall
10 5 (16.67%) Replication
11 4 (13.33%) Back Office
11 4 (13.33%) Symantec
11 4 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (13.33%) Sophos
11 4 (13.33%) CCNA
11 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (13.33%) Juniper
11 4 (13.33%) Windows XP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (26.67%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) VoIP
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) Bluetooth
3 2 (6.67%) 3G
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (13.33%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Change Management
2 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) MCP
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
2 4 (13.33%) MCSA
2 4 (13.33%) CCNA
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Lotus
4 7 (23.33%) NetApp
5 4 (13.33%) Sophos
5 4 (13.33%) Symantec
5 4 (13.33%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) SAP
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) McAfee
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