The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 28 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 5.19% - 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% - 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £36,000 - £24,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Technical Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
152 80 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 98.70% 94.12% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 130 67 108
Average salary £33,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support in the job title across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Abingdon region.

Technical Support Salary Trend in Abingdon

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Technical Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Technical Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Numerical Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) GPRS
3 2 (25.00%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Technical Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) GPRS
1 2 (25.00%) WLAN
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 8 days ago