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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 90 114 129
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 34 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.72% 0.84% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 0.89% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 10
Average salary £28,500 £22,500 £33,254
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -32.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
1899 1804 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.81% 94.15% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1424 1814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,426 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +8 10 £22,500 -30.76% 1
High Wycombe +6 9 £26,000 +25.30% 1
Aylesbury +9 7 £32,500 +27.45% 1
Beaconsfield - 2 £21,000 -
Marlow - 2 £33,750 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (50.91%) Windows
2 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.18%) MS Exchange
4 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
6 13 (23.64%) Firewall
7 11 (20.00%) SLA
7 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (20.00%) VMware
7 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (18.18%) Cisco
8 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
9 9 (16.36%) SQL
10 8 (14.55%) Windows 8
10 8 (14.55%) Service Management
11 7 (12.73%) CRM
11 7 (12.73%) VoIP
12 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
12 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
13 5 (9.09%) CCNA
13 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (9.09%) IP Telephony
13 5 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (9.09%) Citrix
13 5 (9.09%) SAN
13 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (38.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
2 13 (23.64%) Firewall
3 7 (12.73%) VoIP
4 5 (9.09%) SAN
4 5 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.27%) DNS
5 4 (7.27%) WAN
5 4 (7.27%) DHCP
5 4 (7.27%) LAN
6 3 (5.45%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.64%) SNMP
7 2 (3.64%) SMTP
7 2 (3.64%) PBX
7 2 (3.64%) ATM
7 2 (3.64%) ISDN
7 2 (3.64%) Internet
7 2 (3.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Hudson
General
1 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.91%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (14.55%) Windows 8
5 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.82%) Android
8 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) Service Management
2 7 (12.73%) CRM
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL
3 4 (7.27%) High Availability
4 3 (5.45%) Web Development
5 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.64%) Migration
6 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.82%) Document Management
6 1 (1.82%) ERP
6 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.82%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.82%) Analytics
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) CCNA
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) MCSE
2 3 (5.45%) MCSA
3 2 (3.64%) CCIE
3 2 (3.64%) CCNP
3 2 (3.64%) CCA
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.64%) CCEA
3 2 (3.64%) CCVP
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.64%) MCP
4 1 (1.82%) MCITP
4 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.45%) XenApp
3 3 (5.45%) vSphere
3 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) VMware
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (5.45%) NetIQ
5 3 (5.45%) McAfee
6 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.64%) F5
6 2 (3.64%) Dialogic
6 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.64%) Juniper
6 2 (3.64%) Nokia
6 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.64%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) Apple
7 1 (1.82%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.82%) Symantec
Aylesbury
People Source
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago