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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 48 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 28 28 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.07% 4.99% 10.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 5.39% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 49
Average salary £36,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.44%
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
530 519 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 96.01% 92.51% 89.10%
Number of salaries quoted 298 313 324
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
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 22 October 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 55 (80.88%) Windows
2 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (39.71%) Linux
4 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
5 24 (35.29%) SQL
5 24 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 24 (35.29%) Internet
5 24 (35.29%) Relational Database
6 22 (32.35%) Validation
6 22 (32.35%) RDBMS
7 21 (30.88%) Oracle
7 21 (30.88%) VMware
7 21 (30.88%) German Language
8 19 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (26.47%) UNIX
10 16 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (23.53%) Solaris
10 16 (23.53%) Sun
10 16 (23.53%) Open Source
10 16 (23.53%) Big Data
10 16 (23.53%) Business Analytics
10 16 (23.53%) Analytics
11 15 (22.06%) SLA
12 14 (20.59%) DNS
12 14 (20.59%) French Language
13 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
14 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
14 11 (16.18%) Systems Analysis
14 11 (16.18%) IIS
14 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database 10g

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (16.18%) IIS
2 8 (11.76%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.29%) TCP/IP
1 24 (35.29%) Internet
2 14 (20.59%) DNS
3 11 (16.18%) Firewall
4 10 (14.71%) DHCP
5 5 (7.35%) LAN
5 5 (7.35%) WAN
6 3 (4.41%) SAN
7 1 (1.47%) VLAN
7 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.47%) ADSL
7 1 (1.47%) VPN
7 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 22 (32.35%) RDBMS
4 16 (23.53%) Big Data
5 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
6 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (13.24%) MySQL
8 8 (11.76%) OLAP
8 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
8 8 (11.76%) MongoDB
8 8 (11.76%) NoSQL
General
1 21 (30.88%) German Language
2 14 (20.59%) French Language
3 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) Web Services
2 8 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Open Source
2 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (80.88%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Linux
3 18 (26.47%) UNIX
4 16 (23.53%) Solaris
5 7 (10.29%) Debian
5 7 (10.29%) Ubuntu
6 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Validation
2 16 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (23.53%) Business Analytics
2 16 (23.53%) Analytics
3 11 (16.18%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (16.18%) Project Management
4 8 (11.76%) ETL
5 7 (10.29%) Security Management
6 6 (8.82%) ITSM
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
6 6 (8.82%) Time Management
7 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (2.94%) Software Distribution
7 2 (2.94%) Change Control
8 1 (1.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.47%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.29%) CCNA
3 6 (8.82%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.82%) MCSE
3 6 (8.82%) MCSA
3 6 (8.82%) MCDBA
3 6 (8.82%) MCP
3 6 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 7 (10.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (4.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.88%) Oracle
2 21 (30.88%) VMware
3 16 (23.53%) Sun
4 9 (13.24%) Cisco
5 3 (4.41%) Juniper
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