The median annual salary for an IT Support was £26,125 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 70 70
Rank change year-on-year +17 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 16 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.82% 2.02% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 2.06% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 15
Median salary £26,125 £35,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.35% +48.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 552 727 766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.18% 97.98% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 507 682 605
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Southampton

IT Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Southampton

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Southampton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Southampton region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 14 (46.67%) VMware
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (36.67%) Windows 10
7 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
8 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (33.33%) SQL
9 9 (30.00%) Citrix
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
9 9 (30.00%) Office 365
10 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
11 6 (20.00%) Cisco
12 5 (16.67%) Firewall
12 5 (16.67%) SLA
12 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
13 4 (13.33%) VoIP
13 4 (13.33%) Dell
13 4 (13.33%) ITIL
13 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
13 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
13 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (10.00%) Broadband

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) VoIP
3 3 (10.00%) Broadband
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (6.67%) Law
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
1 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (36.67%) Windows 10
3 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
4 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.67%) Android
8 2 (6.67%) Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (6.67%) Service Management
2 2 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Logistics
3 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
3 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (13.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) CA
6 1 (3.33%) Draytek
6 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard
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