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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 104 117 100
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 19 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.12% 0.92% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.95% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 17
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,800 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1642 1798 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.93% 97.56% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1548 1388
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) MCP
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Sophos
8 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
8 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
8 4 (19.05%) SLA
8 4 (19.05%) DHCP
9 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (14.29%) CRM
9 3 (14.29%) MCSE
9 3 (14.29%) VBScript
9 3 (14.29%) Citrix
9 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
9 3 (14.29%) arcserve
9 3 (14.29%) Symantec

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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Dropbox
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) FileMaker
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) PROIV
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
7 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (4.76%) AIX
8 1 (4.76%) Linux
8 1 (4.76%) Solaris
8 1 (4.76%) Unix
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) CRM
1 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.76%) High Availability
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 3 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCP
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.52%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Sophos
4 3 (14.29%) arcserve
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 3 (14.29%) Remedy
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Draytek
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Synology
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