Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 120 166
Rank change year-on-year -13 +46 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 73 64 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.91% 1.99% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.05% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 59 58 30
Bristol median annual salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +0.97% +14.44%
10th Percentile £19,200 £18,925 £18,975
90th Percentile £40,750 £42,500 £33,975
South West median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +2.04% +8.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3734 3125 3676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.96% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 2679 3184
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured IT Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Bristol

IT Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Bristol

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Bristol

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
3 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
4 20 (27.40%) Windows 7
5 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
6 15 (20.55%) ITIL
7 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (17.81%) VPN
7 13 (17.81%) VMware
7 13 (17.81%) Office 365
8 12 (16.44%) SQL
8 12 (16.44%) Linux
9 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
9 10 (13.70%) Windows 10
10 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (9.59%) Windows 8
12 7 (9.59%) Skype
12 7 (9.59%) Skype for Business
12 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (9.59%) Avaya
13 6 (8.22%) Retail
13 6 (8.22%) Firewall
13 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (8.22%) Citrix
13 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
13 6 (8.22%) LAN
13 6 (8.22%) WAN
13 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.59%) Skype for Business
4 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) VPN
2 7 (9.59%) Skype
3 6 (8.22%) Firewall
3 6 (8.22%) LAN
3 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.22%) WAN
4 5 (6.85%) DNS
4 5 (6.85%) Internet
4 5 (6.85%) VLAN
5 4 (5.48%) Unified Communications
5 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.11%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.11%) Wireless
7 2 (2.74%) SAN
8 1 (1.37%) 3G
8 1 (1.37%) Extranet
8 1 (1.37%) HTTP
8 1 (1.37%) Network Security
8 1 (1.37%) SMS
8 1 (1.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (8.22%) Retail
2 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
1 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Driving Licence
2 4 (5.48%) EPoS
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.74%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.37%) CCTV
4 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.37%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 20 (27.40%) Windows 7
3 16 (21.92%) Windows Server
4 12 (16.44%) Linux
5 10 (13.70%) Windows 10
6 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (9.59%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) ITIL
2 6 (8.22%) B2B
3 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.48%) Document Management
4 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.11%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.11%) Time Management
6 2 (2.74%) CRM
6 2 (2.74%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.74%) Operations Management
6 2 (2.74%) Service Management
6 2 (2.74%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.74%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Optimisation
7 1 (1.37%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.85%) CCNA
2 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.48%) NVQ Level 3
4 3 (4.11%) CCNP
4 3 (4.11%) MCITP
5 2 (2.74%) CCA
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.74%) Degree
5 2 (2.74%) MCSA
5 2 (2.74%) MCSE
5 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) VCP5
5 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.37%) CCDA
6 1 (1.37%) CCIE
6 1 (1.37%) CCSP
6 1 (1.37%) CISSP
6 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.85%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.37%) Docker
5 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
1 2 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) VMware
3 7 (9.59%) Avaya
4 6 (8.22%) Citrix
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle
6 3 (4.11%) HP
7 2 (2.74%) Apple
7 2 (2.74%) Canon
7 2 (2.74%) Dell
7 2 (2.74%) iManage
8 1 (1.37%) Google
8 1 (1.37%) IBM
8 1 (1.37%) Juniper
8 1 (1.37%) Lotus
8 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.37%) Remedy
8 1 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) Veeam