Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

IT Support
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 55 61
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 11 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.33% 2.90% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.98% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 23
Swindon median annual salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.00% +47.06%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,150 £18,300
90th Percentile £25,500 £35,634 £33,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £21,750 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -13.00% - +20.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 785 739 863
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.27% 97.36% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 715 614 720
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £63,875
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings that featured IT Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Swindon

IT Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Swindon region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) Remedy
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (9.09%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
3 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) VMware