The median annual salary for a IT Support was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 48 62 58
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.99% 1.50% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 1.52% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 12
Median salary £26,000 £23,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% -20.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £22,300 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,800 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 419 658 565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.32% 98.65% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 338 598 499
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Staffordshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Staffordshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +11 9 £26,000 +10.63% 2
Tamworth -1 3 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £23,500 - 1
IT Support
West Midlands

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (47.37%) MS Office
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (21.05%) Office 365
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) CGI
7 2 (10.53%) SLA
7 2 (10.53%) C++
7 2 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (10.53%) VB
7 2 (10.53%) VBA
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) LAN
7 2 (10.53%) WAN

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) CGI
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.26%) iPhone
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 8
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
2 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) ERP
2 2 (10.53%) Escalation Management
2 2 (10.53%) Line Management
2 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.26%) Data Management
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) Logistics
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) VB
3 2 (10.53%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Sage
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24500.00 - £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 24 days ago