The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 49 39 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 27 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.50% 5.45% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.77% 5.73% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 12
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +5.00%
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
566 419 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.33% 95.23% 86.92%
Number of salaries quoted 384 237 336
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (81.03%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Linux
2 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.93%) SQL
4 20 (34.48%) Oracle
5 19 (32.76%) VMware
6 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
7 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (27.59%) Relational Database
8 15 (25.86%) UNIX
9 14 (24.14%) Internet
9 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database
10 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
10 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
11 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
11 12 (20.69%) Project Management
11 12 (20.69%) Validation
12 11 (18.97%) IIS
12 11 (18.97%) Solaris
12 11 (18.97%) DNS
12 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (18.97%) Sun
12 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
12 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (18.97%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (18.97%) Open Source
12 11 (18.97%) Big Data
12 11 (18.97%) Business Analytics
12 11 (18.97%) Analytics

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (18.97%) IIS
2 5 (8.62%) Apache
2 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) Internet
2 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.97%) DNS
4 10 (17.24%) Firewall
5 8 (13.79%) LAN
5 8 (13.79%) WAN
6 6 (10.34%) DHCP
7 3 (5.17%) SAN
8 2 (3.45%) VPN
9 1 (1.72%) Wireless
9 1 (1.72%) VLAN
9 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.72%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) Relational Database
3 14 (24.14%) Oracle Database
4 12 (20.69%) RDBMS
5 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (18.97%) Big Data
6 6 (10.34%) MySQL
6 6 (10.34%) OLAP
6 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (10.34%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
6 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (12.07%) German Language
2 4 (6.90%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Web Services
2 6 (10.34%) XML
3 4 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Open Source
2 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 47 (81.03%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Linux
3 15 (25.86%) UNIX
4 11 (18.97%) Solaris
5 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.45%) Debian
8 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Project Management
1 12 (20.69%) Validation
2 11 (18.97%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (18.97%) Business Analytics
2 11 (18.97%) Analytics
3 6 (10.34%) ETL
4 4 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (1.72%) Time Management
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.72%) Service Management
6 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.72%) ITSM
6 1 (1.72%) Security Management
6 1 (1.72%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) CCNA
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.72%) MCP
3 1 (1.72%) MCSE
3 1 (1.72%) MCSA
3 1 (1.72%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
3 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.62%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.17%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 20 (34.48%) Oracle
3 19 (32.76%) VMware
4 11 (18.97%) Sun
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco
6 3 (5.17%) Juniper
7 1 (1.72%) Symantec
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago