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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 101 120 116
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 22 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.06% 0.59% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.61% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 7
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +61.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £53,500 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
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
1999 1792 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.92% 95.42% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1467 1476
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -6 5 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Aylesbury - 4 £32,500 - 6
High Wycombe -6 3 £28,500 -28.75%
Beaconsfield - 3 £32,000 -
Marlow +4 2 £33,750 +68.75%
Amersham - 1 £37,500 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 18 (33.96%) SQL
4 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
4 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
6 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
7 13 (24.53%) Cisco
8 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
8 12 (22.64%) Service Management
8 12 (22.64%) VMware
9 11 (20.75%) SLA
10 9 (16.98%) ITIL
10 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
10 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (15.09%) vSphere
11 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
11 8 (15.09%) Citrix
11 8 (15.09%) SAN
11 8 (15.09%) IP Telephony
11 8 (15.09%) Cisco IPT
11 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
12 7 (13.21%) MS Office
12 7 (13.21%) VoIP
12 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
12 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
13 6 (11.32%) XenApp

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.55%) IIS
6 2 (3.77%) Apache
6 2 (3.77%) JRun
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.09%) SAN
2 8 (15.09%) IP Telephony
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco IPT
3 7 (13.21%) VoIP
4 6 (11.32%) WAN
4 6 (11.32%) LAN
5 4 (7.55%) DHCP
5 4 (7.55%) Internet
5 4 (7.55%) Firewall
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.55%) DNS
6 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.66%) PBX
7 2 (3.77%) ATM
7 2 (3.77%) ISDN
7 2 (3.77%) SNMP
7 2 (3.77%) SMTP
7 2 (3.77%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) JSP
1 2 (3.77%) SOAP
1 2 (3.77%) WSDL
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
4 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Service Management
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Web Development
4 5 (9.43%) CRM
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.77%) Time Management
6 2 (3.77%) Workflow Management
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) Workflow
6 2 (3.77%) Migration
6 2 (3.77%) Line Management
7 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.89%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) ERP
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.89%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) High Availability
7 1 (1.89%) Analytics
7 1 (1.89%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) VB
4 2 (3.77%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) CCNA
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) MCSE
2 3 (5.66%) MCSA
3 2 (3.77%) CCIE
3 2 (3.77%) CCNP
3 2 (3.77%) CCVP
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) vSphere
3 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (11.32%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (11.32%) XenApp
5 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (3.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Cisco
3 12 (22.64%) VMware
4 8 (15.09%) Citrix
5 6 (11.32%) NetIQ
6 3 (5.66%) McAfee
7 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.77%) F5
7 2 (3.77%) Dialogic
7 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.77%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.77%) Juniper
7 2 (3.77%) Nokia
7 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.77%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) Apple
8 1 (1.89%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.89%) Symantec
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