The median annual salary for a IT Support was £26,250 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk 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
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 33 56 45
Rank change year-on-year +23 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.44% 2.54% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 2.65% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 16
Median salary £26,250 £24,000 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £21,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,900 £27,500
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 290 567 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.66% 95.94% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 260 502 448
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Suffolk

IT Support
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Suffolk

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Suffolk over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Suffolk

IT Support
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 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
Ipswich +22 5 £30,000 +25.00%
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (41.18%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (41.18%) VPN
5 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) MS Office
6 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) Google
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) Driving Licence
6 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
7 5 (29.41%) Ticket Management
7 5 (29.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (29.41%) Presales
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (29.41%) High Availability
7 5 (29.41%) Office 365
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (29.41%) IMAP
7 5 (29.41%) Mac OS
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
7 5 (29.41%) Network+ Certification

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
1 7 (41.18%) Remote Desktop
1 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
2 5 (29.41%) IMAP
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 5 (29.41%) SMTP
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Driving Licence
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows 7
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Mac OS
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (29.41%) High Availability
1 5 (29.41%) Presales
1 5 (29.41%) Ticket Management
2 1 (5.88%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) A+ Certification
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) MCP
1 5 (29.41%) MCSA
1 5 (29.41%) MCSE
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (29.41%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) HL7
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) VMware