Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £27,750 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 120 122
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -50
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 42 52 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.62% 1.74% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.80% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 56
Oxfordshire median annual salary £27,750 £24,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.27% -2.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £19,550 £19,250 £21,125
90th Percentile £43,000 £31,150 £49,375
South East median annual salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 2,515 2,891 2,905
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 96.92% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,178 2,421 2,360
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,875 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +5 21 £30,500 +24.49% 3
Thame -1 5 £30,000 +46.34% 2
Abingdon +10 4 £28,500 +14.00% 2
Wallingford +3 3 £19,000 -15.56%
Banbury +1 1 £25,500 +18.60% 1
Witney -11 1 £22,000 -1.12%
Kidlington - 1 £21,500 -
Wantage - 1 £52,500 -
IT Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.95%) Office 365
6 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (19.05%) Firewall
7 8 (19.05%) DNS
7 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 7 (16.67%) DHCP
8 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 6 (14.29%) VMware
9 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.90%) VoIP
10 5 (11.90%) WAN
10 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
10 5 (11.90%) LAN
11 4 (9.52%) ITIL
11 4 (9.52%) VPN
11 4 (9.52%) Citrix
11 4 (9.52%) Legal
11 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (9.52%) Degree
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (7.14%) Google
12 3 (7.14%) VLAN

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 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
1 8 (19.05%) Firewall
2 7 (16.67%) DHCP
2 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.90%) LAN
3 5 (11.90%) VoIP
3 5 (11.90%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) VPN
5 3 (7.14%) Internet
5 3 (7.14%) VLAN
6 2 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.76%) SAN
6 2 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) ADSL
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
7 1 (2.38%) Skype
7 1 (2.38%) SMS
7 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) GIS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (9.52%) Legal
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) iPhone
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.76%) Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (4.76%) Information Security
3 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (2.38%) Break/Fix
4 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.38%) CAD
4 1 (2.38%) Coaching
4 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.38%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.38%) Network Management
4 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.38%) Server Building
4 1 (2.38%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.38%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) MCP
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.38%) HNC
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) MCTS
4 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) pfSense
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Apple
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) Okta
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.38%) Sophos
6 1 (2.38%) Veritas
6 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard