Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Chat Support skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Chat Support over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chat Support
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1146 1142 1239
Rank change year-on-year -4 +97 +51
Permanent jobs citing Chat Support 8 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.011% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.012% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 30
England median annual salary £23,250 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -25.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £19,350 £19,500 £23,850
90th Percentile £25,850 £71,750 £38,750
UK median annual salary £23,500 £22,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% -25.00% +11.11%

Chat Support is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 147,882 151,544 172,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.67% 90.70% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 119,051 122,950 145,105
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,625 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% -

Chat Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Chat Support as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Chat Support in England

Chat Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Chat Support in England

Chat Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chat Support within the England region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -2 4 £22,000 +12.82% 1
North West +9 3 £23,500 +11.90% 1
North of England +8 3 £23,500 -14.55% 2
South West - 1 £21,000 -
Chat Support
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Chat Support also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Chat Support.

1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Intel
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) SMS
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) Polycom
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science

Chat Support
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Polycom
3 1 (12.50%) VMware