The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 1.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
IT Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80 38 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 96.39% 97.44% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 75 34 105
Average salary £35,000 £32,570 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

IT Support
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

IT Support
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix