Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 111 133
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 50 57 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.67% 2.10% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.17% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 42
Oxfordshire median annual salary £28,500 £26,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.62% +11.83% -3.13%
10th Percentile £19,125 £20,000 £19,775
90th Percentile £43,750 £33,750 £46,325
South East median annual salary £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year - -1.89% +6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,936 2,628 2,991
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.29% 97.01% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,553 2,199 2,516
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,550 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £66,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Oxfordshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Oxfordshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Oxfordshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Oxford -27 14 £33,000 +30.69% 4
Abingdon +1 11 £30,000 +15.38% 4
Wallingford -8 10 £20,500 -10.87% 1
Bicester -7 4 £42,000 +80.65%
Kidlington - 2 £20,000 - 1
Thame - 2 £30,000 -
IT Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (20.00%) Finance
5 10 (20.00%) Firewall
6 8 (16.00%) SQL
6 8 (16.00%) LAN
6 8 (16.00%) WAN
6 8 (16.00%) VPN
7 7 (14.00%) .NET
7 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.00%) SaaS
8 6 (12.00%) DNS
8 6 (12.00%) DHCP
8 6 (12.00%) A+ Certification
9 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.00%) ITIL
9 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (10.00%) VLAN
10 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (8.00%) Degree
10 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (8.00%) SCCM
10 4 (8.00%) Office 365
10 4 (8.00%) Linux
10 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) SaaS
2 4 (8.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) LAN
2 8 (16.00%) VPN
2 8 (16.00%) WAN
3 6 (12.00%) DHCP
3 6 (12.00%) DNS
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.00%) VLAN
5 3 (6.00%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (6.00%) SAN
5 3 (6.00%) VoIP
5 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.00%) Wireless
6 2 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (4.00%) Internet
6 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Back Office
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
1 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.00%) WAP
3 1 (2.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.00%) Linux
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.00%) Android
7 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.00%) Information Security
2 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (6.00%) Server Building
3 3 (6.00%) Time Management
4 2 (4.00%) Data Security
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.00%) Project Management
4 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.00%) Service Management
4 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.00%) Change Management
5 1 (2.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (2.00%) Information Governance
5 1 (2.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.00%) Security Management
5 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) HNC
4 2 (4.00%) CCNA
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (54.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 2 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) VMware