The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 104 109 128
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 22 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.11% 0.54% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.57% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 12
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £53,500 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Technical Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1891 1757 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.03% 95.59% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1443 1470 1487
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 7 £30,000 -22.58% 2
Beaconsfield - 7 £32,000 -
Marlow +6 5 £21,500 +7.50%
Amersham - 1 £37,500 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 20 (45.45%) Windows
3 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
5 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
6 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.27%) VMware
7 10 (22.73%) Service Management
7 10 (22.73%) Cisco
7 10 (22.73%) ITIL
7 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 8 (18.18%) Citrix
9 8 (18.18%) SAN
9 8 (18.18%) vSphere
10 7 (15.91%) SLA
10 7 (15.91%) IIS
10 7 (15.91%) MS Office
10 7 (15.91%) IP Telephony
10 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.64%) Finance
11 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
11 6 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
11 6 (13.64%) XenApp
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (13.64%) Web Development

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (15.91%) IIS
5 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 5 (11.36%) Apache
7 4 (9.09%) JRun
8 1 (2.27%) Liferay
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) IP Telephony
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) Internet
5 3 (6.82%) LAN
5 3 (6.82%) WAN
6 2 (4.55%) PBX
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.27%) IPsec
7 1 (2.27%) H.323
7 1 (2.27%) SS7
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) DNS
7 1 (2.27%) SMTP
7 1 (2.27%) DHCP
7 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.27%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Hudson
1 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) JSP
1 4 (9.09%) SOAP
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) WSDL
2 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) IVR
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (29.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Service Management
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Web Development
3 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 4 (9.09%) Workflow Management
4 4 (9.09%) Time Management
4 4 (9.09%) Workflow
5 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Line Management
7 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Marketing Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Campaign Management
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.27%) Business Development
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.36%) PHP
4 4 (9.09%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) MCSE
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) MCSA
3 2 (4.55%) MCP
3 2 (4.55%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) CCVP
4 1 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
4 1 (2.27%) CCIE
4 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) vSphere
3 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.64%) XenApp
4 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.55%) XenServer
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco
4 8 (18.18%) Citrix
5 6 (13.64%) NetIQ
6 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) Dialogic
7 1 (2.27%) ESRI
7 1 (2.27%) i2
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) JBoss
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