The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 62 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.19% 1.00% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.03% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £27,500 £28,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +0.87%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.61% +7.08%
Technical Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
516 584 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 97.91% 97.50% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 461 468 352
Average salary £44,647 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.05% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Technical Support
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Market Research

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Market Research