The median annual salary for a IT Support was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

IT Support
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 49 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.91% 2.65% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.75% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 10
Median salary £27,000 £30,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +39.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,050 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,600 £22,750
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 357 510 615
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 97.28% 96.59% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 311 406 537
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Northampton

IT Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Northampton

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Northampton over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Northampton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) Finance
4 17 (54.84%) Manufacturing
4 17 (54.84%) Retail
4 17 (54.84%) Knowledge Management
4 17 (54.84%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
6 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
7 10 (32.26%) IIS
7 10 (32.26%) SaaS
8 9 (29.03%) Degree
8 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
9 7 (22.58%) MSI
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL
11 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (9.68%) Office 365
11 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
11 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
11 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (9.68%) Document Management
11 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
11 3 (9.68%) Citrix
11 3 (9.68%) SLA

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (32.26%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MSI
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 17 (54.84%) Manufacturing
2 17 (54.84%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 3 (9.68%) Document Management
3 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Citrix
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Dell
2 1 (3.23%) Remedy
2 1 (3.23%) VMware