The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 38 48 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 35 22 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.77% 4.61% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.20% 4.99% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 45
Average salary £38,750 £30,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.04% -19.73%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
486 441 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.00% 92.45% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 307 280 328
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
Berkshire

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Bracknell

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 63 (73.26%) Windows
2 47 (54.65%) Linux
3 41 (47.67%) Internet
4 38 (44.19%) Microsoft
5 35 (40.70%) German Language
6 34 (39.53%) Relational Database
6 34 (39.53%) TCP/IP
7 32 (37.21%) RDBMS
7 32 (37.21%) Validation
8 31 (36.05%) SQL
9 28 (32.56%) Solaris
9 28 (32.56%) UNIX
10 26 (30.23%) Sun
11 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (26.74%) Big Data
11 23 (26.74%) Business Analytics
11 23 (26.74%) Analytics
11 23 (26.74%) Open Source
12 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
12 22 (25.58%) SLA
13 18 (20.93%) French Language
14 14 (16.28%) Ubuntu
14 14 (16.28%) Firewall
15 13 (15.12%) Apache
15 13 (15.12%) Tomcat
15 13 (15.12%) Degree
15 13 (15.12%) Debian
16 11 (12.79%) DNS
16 11 (12.79%) MySQL
16 11 (12.79%) Oracle

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 13 (15.12%) Apache
1 13 (15.12%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.30%) IIS
3 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.49%) Lync
6 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Google Apps
1 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (47.67%) Internet
2 34 (39.53%) TCP/IP
3 14 (16.28%) Firewall
4 11 (12.79%) DNS
5 6 (6.98%) LDAP
5 6 (6.98%) DHCP
6 5 (5.81%) VPN
7 4 (4.65%) SSL
7 4 (4.65%) NetScreen
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.49%) DMZ
9 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.16%) VLAN
9 1 (1.16%) Wireless
9 1 (1.16%) ADSL
9 1 (1.16%) LAN
9 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) Relational Database
2 32 (37.21%) RDBMS
3 23 (26.74%) Big Data
4 22 (25.58%) SQL Server
5 11 (12.79%) MySQL
6 10 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (11.63%) Oracle OLAP
6 10 (11.63%) MongoDB
6 10 (11.63%) NoSQL
6 10 (11.63%) OLAP
General
1 35 (40.70%) German Language
2 18 (20.93%) French Language
3 1 (1.16%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) Web Services
1 10 (11.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Open Source
2 10 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) PKI
4 2 (2.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 63 (73.26%) Windows
2 47 (54.65%) Linux
3 28 (32.56%) Solaris
3 28 (32.56%) UNIX
4 14 (16.28%) Ubuntu
5 13 (15.12%) Debian
6 4 (4.65%) Mac OS X
6 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) Validation
2 23 (26.74%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (26.74%) Business Analytics
2 23 (26.74%) Analytics
3 10 (11.63%) ETL
4 7 (8.14%) Security Management
5 6 (6.98%) ITSM
5 6 (6.98%) Service Management
5 6 (6.98%) Time Management
6 4 (4.65%) Product Management
7 3 (3.49%) Information Security
8 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.33%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (2.33%) Software Distribution
9 1 (1.16%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.16%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.16%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) SQL
2 3 (3.49%) Google Apps Script
2 3 (3.49%) Python
2 3 (3.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Degree
2 7 (8.14%) CCNA
2 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.98%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.98%) MCP
3 6 (6.98%) MCSE
3 6 (6.98%) MCSA
3 6 (6.98%) MCDBA
3 6 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.58%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) VMware ESX
2 10 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.98%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.49%) UAG
Vendors
1 38 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 26 (30.23%) Sun
3 11 (12.79%) Oracle
3 11 (12.79%) VMware
4 10 (11.63%) Cisco
5 4 (4.65%) Juniper
6 3 (3.49%) Google
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix
8 1 (1.16%) Remedy
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