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

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

Junior IT Support
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 800 867 909
Rank change year-on-year +67 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior IT Support 72 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.059% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.061% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 56 54 53
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,850 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £19,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year +13.15% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior IT Support in the UK

Junior IT Support
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior IT Support in the UK

Junior IT Support
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior IT Support over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior IT Support in the UK

Junior IT Support
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior IT Support within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +62 67 £25,000 +11.11% 9
London +44 48 £30,000 +33.33% 4
East of England +14 9 £19,000 - 1
South East +45 8 £20,000 +5.26% 1
City of London +32 6 £27,500 +27.90% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £22,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -3 3 £19,000 -
Surrey +27 2 £25,000 -7.40%
Yorkshire +15 2 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Weybridge +14 2 £25,000 -7.40%
Hampshire +11 2 £20,000 +5.26%
Croydon - 2 £18,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £21,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £19,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £21,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £25,000 -
Wisbech - 2 £19,000 -
Fareham - 2 £20,000 -
Berkshire +26 1 £18,500 +8.82%
East Sussex +12 1 - -
South West +1 1 £18,500 -2.63% 1
Somerset -7 1 £18,500 -2.63%
Manchester -21 1 - -
North West -39 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £20,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £22,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £16,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £20,000 - 1
Wallingford - 1 £20,000 -
Bath - 1 £18,500 -

Junior IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior IT Support in the job title.

1 79 (65.29%) Windows
2 72 (59.50%) Degree
3 69 (57.02%) Active Directory
4 63 (52.07%) Microsoft
5 59 (48.76%) Windows Server
6 52 (42.98%) Windows 7
7 47 (38.84%) Office 365
7 47 (38.84%) MS Exchange
8 45 (37.19%) Firewall
9 43 (35.54%) VMware
9 43 (35.54%) LAN
10 40 (33.06%) DHCP
10 40 (33.06%) DNS
11 39 (32.23%) VPN
11 39 (32.23%) WAN
12 38 (31.40%) Windows XP
13 37 (30.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (29.75%) Hyper-V
14 36 (29.75%) MPLS
15 29 (23.97%) Windows Server 2008
16 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (19.83%) SQL
17 23 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2010
17 23 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2007
18 22 (18.18%) SharePoint
19 20 (16.53%) Finance
20 17 (14.05%) Computer Science
21 14 (11.57%) CCNA
21 14 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
22 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Office

Junior IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 47 (38.84%) MS Exchange
2 23 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.31%) Apache
5 3 (2.48%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) JBoss
7 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.83%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 47 (38.84%) Office 365
2 6 (4.96%) SaaS
3 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.65%) Dropbox
5 2 (1.65%) G Suite
5 2 (1.65%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.83%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (37.19%) Firewall
2 43 (35.54%) LAN
3 40 (33.06%) DHCP
3 40 (33.06%) DNS
4 39 (32.23%) VPN
4 39 (32.23%) WAN
5 36 (29.75%) MPLS
6 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.61%) Internet
8 6 (4.96%) FTP
9 3 (2.48%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.65%) Skype
10 2 (1.65%) VoIP
11 1 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) MySQL
3 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (16.53%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.96%) Retail
4 4 (3.31%) Banking
4 4 (3.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.48%) Dutch Language
5 3 (2.48%) German Language
6 2 (1.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) LAMP
2 3 (2.48%) CSS
2 3 (2.48%) HTML
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) jQuery
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.44%) Fintech
3 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.96%) Driving Licence
5 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.13%) iPad
6 4 (3.31%) Cybercrime
6 4 (3.31%) iPhone
7 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.83%) EPoS
8 1 (0.83%) NHS
8 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (65.29%) Windows
2 59 (48.76%) Windows Server
3 52 (42.98%) Windows 7
4 38 (31.40%) Windows XP
5 29 (23.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.26%) Linux
7 10 (8.26%) Windows 10
8 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (5.79%) Mac OS X
10 5 (4.13%) Unix
11 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.83%) AIX
12 1 (0.83%) Android
12 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.83%) HPUX
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (4.96%) ITIL
1 6 (4.96%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.13%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (3.31%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (3.31%) Digital Forensics
3 4 (3.31%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (3.31%) Incident Management
3 4 (3.31%) Network Management
3 4 (3.31%) Presales
3 4 (3.31%) Time Management
3 4 (3.31%) Workflow
4 3 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (2.48%) CRM
4 3 (2.48%) Project Management
5 2 (1.65%) ERP
5 2 (1.65%) Kanban
5 2 (1.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (1.65%) Scrum
5 2 (1.65%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (1.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.83%) SQL
2 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.13%) PHP
3 4 (3.31%) Perl
4 2 (1.65%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.83%) Java
5 1 (0.83%) Jython
5 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.83%) Python
5 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (59.50%) Degree
2 14 (11.57%) CCNA
2 14 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.13%) HND
5 4 (3.31%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (2.48%) MCP
7 2 (1.65%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) PMO
System Software
1 69 (57.02%) Active Directory
2 37 (30.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (29.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) SCCM
1 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (52.07%) Microsoft
2 43 (35.54%) VMware
3 4 (3.31%) Sage
4 3 (2.48%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.65%) Cisco
5 2 (1.65%) Citrix
5 2 (1.65%) Google
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle
5 2 (1.65%) Tableau
5 2 (1.65%) Veeam
5 2 (1.65%) WatchGuard
5 2 (1.65%) Zoho
6 1 (0.83%) Epicor
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Kronos
6 1 (0.83%) Mitel
6 1 (0.83%) Remedy
6 1 (0.83%) SAP
6 1 (0.83%) Xerox
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, London
The SmartList
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago