The median annual salary for an IT Support was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 25 June 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 East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 63 74
Rank change year-on-year +17 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 31 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.70% 2.32% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 2.36% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 31
Median salary £26,500 £25,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.91% -14.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,200 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 649 931 1055
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.33% 98.21% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 560 820 939
Median salary £36,000 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +9.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Kent

IT Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Kent

IT Support
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £32,500 -
Sittingbourne - 6 £22,500 - 1
Dartford +9 5 £26,500 -10.16%
Chatham +7 3 £24,000 -36.84%
Maidstone - 3 £21,500 -
West Malling - 3 £26,500 -
IT Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Kent region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 46 (85.19%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 29 (53.70%) MS Exchange
4 26 (48.15%) Windows Server
5 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (35.19%) Office 365
7 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
8 15 (27.78%) LAN
9 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (25.93%) VMware
9 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (25.93%) WAN
9 14 (25.93%) Cisco
10 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (24.07%) MCP
10 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
10 13 (24.07%) Windows 7
11 12 (22.22%) Windows 10
12 11 (20.37%) MCSE
12 11 (20.37%) A+ Certification
12 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (20.37%) CCNA
13 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (16.67%) Finance
14 9 (16.67%) Android
14 9 (16.67%) ITIL
15 8 (14.81%) DHCP
15 8 (14.81%) DNS

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 29 (53.70%) MS Exchange
2 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.70%) IIS
7 1 (1.85%) CMS
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) Office 365
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) LAN
2 14 (25.93%) WAN
3 8 (14.81%) DHCP
3 8 (14.81%) DNS
4 7 (12.96%) Wireless
5 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) DSL
7 2 (3.70%) MPLS
7 2 (3.70%) Skype
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.85%) DMZ
8 1 (1.85%) IMAP
8 1 (1.85%) Intranet
8 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.85%) SAN
8 1 (1.85%) SMTP
8 1 (1.85%) VLAN
8 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) French Language
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) CSS
1 4 (7.41%) FFmpeg
1 4 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) iPhone
2 3 (5.56%) AS400
2 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 46 (85.19%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (24.07%) Windows 7
6 12 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 9 (16.67%) Android
8 7 (12.96%) Linux
8 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
8 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.85%) Unix
11 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (7.41%) 3D Modelling
3 4 (7.41%) Game Development
3 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.70%) Break/Fix
5 2 (3.70%) ERP
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL V2
5 2 (3.70%) Mathematical Modelling
5 2 (3.70%) Patch Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.85%) Benchmarking
6 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.85%) Change Management
6 1 (1.85%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (1.85%) Logistics
6 1 (1.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) C#
2 4 (7.41%) Java
2 4 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) MCP
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.37%) A+ Certification
2 11 (20.37%) CCNA
2 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.37%) MCSE
3 3 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.93%) Cisco
2 14 (25.93%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (5.56%) Remedy
5 2 (3.70%) Apple
5 2 (3.70%) Meraki
5 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.85%) Draytek
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