Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 55 65
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 16 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.96% 3.44% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.54% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 22
Swindon median annual salary £22,000 £25,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% -6.54% +44.59%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £25,500 £34,694 £33,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £21,500 £24,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year -10.42% -7.69% +30.00%

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 784 791 946
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 97.29% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 717 673 815
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,000 £23,850
90th Percentile £63,200 £57,500 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.50%

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 14 August 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
2 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Intel
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) Remedy
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.25%) Open Source
7 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (6.25%) Moodle
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.25%) SCCM

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 (6.25%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
3 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Intel
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) VMware