The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 96 132 121
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 24 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.55% 0.27% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.27% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 14
Median salary £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,780 £14,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £39,700 £36,150
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -8.33%
Technical Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1505 1823 1950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.03% 96.76% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1596 1598
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Bristol

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Bristol region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
4 17 (41.46%) SQL
5 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
5 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
6 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.95%) Sophos
7 9 (21.95%) Firewall
8 8 (19.51%) VMware
8 8 (19.51%) DNS
8 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (17.07%) SLA
9 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.63%) C#
10 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
10 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
10 6 (14.63%) Finance
11 5 (12.20%) High Availability
11 5 (12.20%) MCP
11 5 (12.20%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (12.20%) Driving Licence
12 4 (9.76%) .NET
12 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
12 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
13 3 (7.32%) Replication
13 3 (7.32%) Social Network
13 3 (7.32%) Campaign Management

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Dropbox
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) DNS
3 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) LDAP
5 1 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) FileMaker
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) NCrunch
1 3 (7.32%) ReSharper
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) PROIV
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) SAML
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.32%) Replication
2 3 (7.32%) Social Network
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
3 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
4 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) High Availability
2 3 (7.32%) Analytics
2 3 (7.32%) Campaign Management
2 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (7.32%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (4.88%) CRM
3 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL
4 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) VBScript
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) MCP
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) MCTS
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Sophos
3 8 (19.51%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) arcserve
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Remedy
4 2 (4.88%) Symantec
5 1 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) Draytek
5 1 (2.44%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.44%) Synology
Bristol, Avon
University of the West of England
Salary: From £28,452 to £32,004 per annum (pro rata if part time)
Posted: 21 days ago