Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 116 76
Rank change year-on-year -2 -40 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 52 57 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.75% 1.93% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.99% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 37 55 104
Oxfordshire median annual salary £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,100 £18,825
90th Percentile £31,150 £50,500 £45,000
South East median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -1.96%

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 2868 2869 3177
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 96.99% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2332 2613
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Witney +10 13 £22,250 -23.28% 1
Oxford -9 12 £24,500 -2.00% 1
Abingdon -2 9 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Wallingford - 3 £22,500 -
Thame - 2 £20,500 -
Banbury +11 1 £21,500 -4.44%
IT Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
2 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 25 (48.08%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (36.54%) Asset Management
5 18 (34.62%) Windows
6 16 (30.77%) Time Management
7 12 (23.08%) Degree
8 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
10 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
11 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
12 7 (13.46%) DNS
12 7 (13.46%) SLA
12 7 (13.46%) DHCP
12 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
13 6 (11.54%) ITIL
13 6 (11.54%) WAN
13 6 (11.54%) VMware
13 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
13 6 (11.54%) Office 365
14 5 (9.62%) SCCM
14 5 (9.62%) Legal
14 5 (9.62%) Firewall
14 5 (9.62%) Citrix
15 4 (7.69%) EPoS
15 4 (7.69%) VoIP
15 4 (7.69%) ATM
15 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
15 4 (7.69%) Wireless

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 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.46%) DHCP
2 7 (13.46%) DNS
3 6 (11.54%) WAN
4 5 (9.62%) Firewall
5 4 (7.69%) ATM
5 4 (7.69%) VLAN
5 4 (7.69%) VoIP
5 4 (7.69%) Wireless
6 3 (5.77%) LAN
6 3 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) Network Security
7 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 5 (9.62%) Legal
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) EPoS
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
5 6 (11.54%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.77%) Android
6 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.92%) Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Asset Management
2 16 (30.77%) Time Management
3 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 2 (3.85%) Document Management
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (1.92%) CRM
5 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL V2
5 1 (1.92%) Line Management
5 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.92%) People Management
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.92%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (1.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) C
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Citrix
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) Sophos
6 1 (1.92%) Veeam
6 1 (1.92%) Xerox