The median annual salary for a IT Support was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 60 65 67
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.25% 2.38% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 2.42% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 20
Median salary £25,000 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.17% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,800 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,690
% change year-on-year - +1.25%  

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 601 786 935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.47% 98.37% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 553 751 718
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Southampton

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) Windows 7
3 34 (77.27%) Windows 10
3 34 (77.27%) VMware
4 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
6 24 (54.55%) Office 365
7 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
8 19 (43.18%) Dell
8 19 (43.18%) MS Excel
8 19 (43.18%) Windows 8
8 19 (43.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
9 17 (38.64%) VoIP
10 15 (34.09%) SQL
10 15 (34.09%) SAN
10 15 (34.09%) Mac OS X
11 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
12 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (25.00%) MS Office
12 11 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (25.00%) VLAN
13 9 (20.45%) Citrix
13 9 (20.45%) LAN
13 9 (20.45%) Cisco
13 9 (20.45%) WAN
14 6 (13.64%) Firewall
15 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 28 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 19 (43.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (43.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (54.55%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) VoIP
2 15 (34.09%) SAN
3 11 (25.00%) VLAN
3 11 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (20.45%) LAN
4 9 (20.45%) WAN
5 6 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (6.82%) Broadband
7 2 (4.55%) DHCP
7 2 (4.55%) DNS
7 2 (4.55%) IPsec
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
7 2 (4.55%) OpenVPN
7 2 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) Windows 7
3 34 (77.27%) Windows 10
4 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (43.18%) Windows 8
6 15 (34.09%) Mac OS X
7 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
8 3 (6.82%) Linux
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
1 2 (4.55%) ERP
1 2 (4.55%) Identity Management
2 1 (2.27%) Logistics
2 1 (2.27%) Migration
2 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) MCP
1 1 (2.27%) MCTS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (38.64%) Hyper-V
3 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) KVM
4 2 (4.55%) NFS
4 2 (4.55%) oVirt
4 2 (4.55%) pfSense
4 2 (4.55%) Samba
4 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Bacula
1 2 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (77.27%) VMware
2 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
3 19 (43.18%) Dell
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco
4 9 (20.45%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.55%) Avaya
5 2 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) Sophos
6 1 (2.27%) Draytek
6 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard
Southampton
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Albacore Systems Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago