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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 94 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 20 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.10% 1.10% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.19% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 31
Average salary £40,000 £21,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £19,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,800 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -4.13%
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
1709 1766 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.37% 92.27% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1380 1653
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +15 14 £40,000 +17.64% 3
High Wycombe -2 6 £26,000 -18.75%
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
3 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (26.00%) Firewall
5 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 10 (20.00%) SQL
8 8 (16.00%) IIS
8 8 (16.00%) CRM
8 8 (16.00%) VoIP
9 7 (14.00%) SaaS
10 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.00%) VMware
10 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (10.00%) Cisco
11 5 (10.00%) CCNA
11 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (8.00%) Citrix
12 4 (8.00%) DNS
12 4 (8.00%) SLA
12 4 (8.00%) DHCP
12 4 (8.00%) High Availability
13 3 (6.00%) Dialogic
13 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (6.00%) Open Source
13 3 (6.00%) CCVP
13 3 (6.00%) Retail

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) VoIP
4 4 (8.00%) DHCP
4 4 (8.00%) DNS
5 3 (6.00%) WAN
5 3 (6.00%) ISDN
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
5 3 (6.00%) PBX
5 3 (6.00%) SS7
5 3 (6.00%) H.323
5 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.00%) SNMP
6 2 (4.00%) Frame Relay
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.00%) Network Security
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.00%) Subversion
1 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) SOAP
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
1 1 (2.00%) jBPM
1 1 (2.00%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) EPoS
3 1 (2.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) CRM
2 4 (8.00%) High Availability
3 2 (4.00%) Web Development
3 2 (4.00%) Product Management
3 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.00%) Service Management
3 2 (4.00%) Migration
3 2 (4.00%) Document Management
4 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.00%) Network Management
4 1 (2.00%) ERP
4 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) CCNA
1 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.00%) CCVP
2 3 (6.00%) CCIE
3 2 (4.00%) CCNP
3 2 (4.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) MCSA
3 2 (4.00%) CCA
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.00%) CCEA
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) XenServer
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco
4 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) McAfee
5 3 (6.00%) Dialogic
6 2 (4.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.00%) F5
6 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.00%) Juniper
6 2 (4.00%) Nokia
6 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec
7 1 (2.00%) Kaspersky
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