Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £20,250 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 73 102
Rank change year-on-year +24 +29 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 27 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.92% 2.54% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 2.65% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 12
Northampton median annual salary £20,250 £27,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.34% +4.94%
10th Percentile £15,950 £21,750 £20,575
90th Percentile £24,000 £33,150 £28,250
Northamptonshire median annual salary £22,000 £26,250 £23,500
% change year-on-year -16.19% +11.70% -2.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent vacancies in Northampton with a recognized job title 656 869 1,341
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 95.92% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 528 588 1,101
Northampton median annual salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,775 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,750 £58,750 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) Windows 7
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
4 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
5 11 (40.74%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) Office 365
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (37.04%) Degree
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (37.04%) Document Management
6 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
6 10 (37.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
8 6 (22.22%) CCTV
9 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
10 4 (14.81%) Intranet
10 4 (14.81%) Internet
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (14.81%) Legal
10 4 (14.81%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (14.81%) Line Management
10 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (11.11%) VMware

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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Office 365
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
1 4 (14.81%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (22.22%) CCTV
3 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Windows 7
2 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Document Management
1 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
1 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (14.81%) Line Management
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Logistics
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow