The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford 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 Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 45 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.58% - 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% - 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £22,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 274 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.08% 83.54% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 256 176 285
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
West Yorkshire

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Bradford

Technical Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) IMAP4
3 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 8 (66.67%) Internet
3 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (66.67%) Fedora
3 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (66.67%) Office 365
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) IMAP4
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
1 8 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Fedora
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle