Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 96 99
Rank change year-on-year +41 +3 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 40 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.70% 1.24% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 1.29% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 29
Northamptonshire median annual salary £22,000 £25,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.73% +13.33% -4.26%
10th Percentile £16,000 £21,500 £19,300
90th Percentile £29,250 £33,750 £35,850
East Midlands median annual salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +4.55% -12.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1037 1393 1863
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.20% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 813 945 1636
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Northamptonshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Northamptonshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Salary histogram for IT Support in Northamptonshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Northampton +50 28 £20,250 -37.69%
Kettering +9 3 £27,500 +7.84%
Daventry -1 3 £22,000 -
Brackley - 3 £55,000 -
Corby - 1 - -
IT Support
East Midlands

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

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 Northamptonshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 17 (42.50%) Windows 7
4 16 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) Office 365
6 13 (32.50%) Windows 8
6 13 (32.50%) VMware
7 12 (30.00%) DNS
7 12 (30.00%) SQL
8 10 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (25.00%) Degree
8 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (25.00%) Document Management
8 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (22.50%) DHCP
10 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
11 6 (15.00%) CCTV
11 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
12 4 (10.00%) ITIL
12 4 (10.00%) IIS
12 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
12 4 (10.00%) VPN
12 4 (10.00%) SLA

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Office 365
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) DNS
2 9 (22.50%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) Internet
3 4 (10.00%) Intranet
3 4 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) FTP
5 1 (2.50%) HTTP
5 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
General
1 4 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) CCTV
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 21 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 17 (42.50%) Windows 7
4 13 (32.50%) Windows 8
5 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.50%) Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Document Management
1 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 10 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (10.00%) Information Security
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Line Management
2 4 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.50%) Change Control
4 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Demand Management
4 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.50%) Logistics
4 1 (2.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.50%) Service Management
4 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) MCITP
2 3 (7.50%) MCSA
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (7.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) Citrix
3 3 (7.50%) Symantec
3 3 (7.50%) Veeam
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow