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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 45 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 23 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.71% 2.19% 5.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 2.28% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 20
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.33%
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
476 527 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 97.54% 96.17% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 389 372 216
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (89.36%) Active Directory
2 39 (82.98%) Windows
3 35 (74.47%) VMware
3 35 (74.47%) Windows Server
4 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
4 34 (72.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (63.83%) MS Exchange
6 28 (59.57%) WAN
6 28 (59.57%) Firewall
7 27 (57.45%) LAN
7 27 (57.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (57.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (44.68%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
9 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (40.43%) Data Centre
11 18 (38.30%) VMware ESX
12 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (34.04%) SQL
14 14 (29.79%) Linux
15 13 (27.66%) Cisco
16 8 (17.02%) ITIL
17 7 (14.89%) Citrix
18 6 (12.77%) Symantec
18 6 (12.77%) Juniper
18 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
18 6 (12.77%) vSphere
18 6 (12.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
19 5 (10.64%) DNS

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (63.83%) MS Exchange
2 27 (57.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (57.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) Firewall
1 28 (59.57%) WAN
2 27 (57.45%) LAN
3 5 (10.64%) DNS
4 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
4 4 (8.51%) NetScaler
4 4 (8.51%) SAN
4 4 (8.51%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.13%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Windows
2 35 (74.47%) Windows Server
3 34 (72.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (29.79%) Linux
7 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.13%) AIX
10 1 (2.13%) HPUX
10 1 (2.13%) Solaris
10 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Google Apps Script
2 1 (2.13%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) Python
2 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) CCA
1 4 (8.51%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (89.36%) Active Directory
2 21 (44.68%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (38.30%) VMware ESX
4 6 (12.77%) vSphere
5 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (8.51%) XenApp
6 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
6 4 (8.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (8.51%) EdgeSight
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) VMware
2 34 (72.34%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.66%) Cisco
4 7 (14.89%) Citrix
5 6 (12.77%) Juniper
5 6 (12.77%) Symantec
6 4 (8.51%) AppSense
7 3 (6.38%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) Google
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