The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bracknell region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 46 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 21 20 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.99% 3.92% 9.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 4.10% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 47
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
Technical Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 488 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 96.20% 95.69% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 430 344 345
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

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 2 May 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Technical 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 across the Bracknell region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 28 (66.67%) Windows
3 27 (64.29%) VMware
4 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 26 (61.90%) MS Exchange
4 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (59.52%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (59.52%) Windows Server
6 24 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 20 (47.62%) Firewall
9 19 (45.24%) LAN
9 19 (45.24%) WAN
10 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
10 18 (42.86%) SQL
11 12 (28.57%) Cisco
11 12 (28.57%) Degree
12 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
13 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
14 8 (19.05%) Linux
15 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
15 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
17 5 (11.90%) SLA
17 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
18 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
18 4 (9.52%) Juniper
19 3 (7.14%) Clustering

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 26 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 24 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) Firewall
2 19 (45.24%) LAN
2 19 (45.24%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (4.76%) DNS
4 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
2 9 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (59.52%) Windows Server
4 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (19.05%) Linux
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) AIX
8 1 (2.38%) HPUX
8 1 (2.38%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.14%) ITIL
2 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
2 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (4.76%) Change Management
2 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
2 2 (4.76%) Network Management
2 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) MCSE
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 25 (59.52%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) VMware
2 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) EMC
5 2 (4.76%) NetApp
5 2 (4.76%) SevOne
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) Google