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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 84 103 119
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 30 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.65% 0.99% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.07% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 19
Average salary £35,000 £21,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,350 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
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
1720 1689 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.61% 92.80% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1361 1736
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £24,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 January 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 23 January 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
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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 +12 15 £40,000 - 3
High Wycombe +4 8 £26,000 +26.82%
Aylesbury +3 3 £35,000 +37.25%
Marlow - 2 £33,750 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (44.23%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.69%) MS Exchange
4 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
4 15 (28.85%) Firewall
5 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
6 10 (19.23%) SQL
7 8 (15.38%) Cisco
8 7 (13.46%) VMware
8 7 (13.46%) VoIP
8 7 (13.46%) IIS
8 7 (13.46%) CRM
8 7 (13.46%) SaaS
9 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (9.62%) SLA
11 4 (7.69%) DNS
11 4 (7.69%) DHCP
11 4 (7.69%) CCNA
11 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
11 4 (7.69%) Citrix
11 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (7.69%) High Availability
12 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (5.77%) Web Development

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (32.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
1 15 (28.85%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) VoIP
3 4 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (7.69%) DHCP
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.77%) LAN
4 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) SMTP
5 2 (3.85%) SNMP
5 2 (3.85%) VPN
5 2 (3.85%) PBX
5 2 (3.85%) ATM
5 2 (3.85%) ISDN
5 2 (3.85%) OSPF
5 2 (3.85%) Internet
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) French Language
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Clustering
1 2 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) CRM
2 4 (7.69%) High Availability
3 3 (5.77%) Web Development
4 2 (3.85%) Service Management
4 2 (3.85%) Migration
4 2 (3.85%) Product Management
5 1 (1.92%) Network Management
5 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.92%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.92%) Document Management
5 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL
5 1 (1.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) CCNA
1 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.85%) CCIE
2 2 (3.85%) CCNP
2 2 (3.85%) MCSE
2 2 (3.85%) MCSA
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) CCA
2 2 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.85%) CCEA
2 2 (3.85%) CCVP
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) XenServer
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.92%) WSUS
2 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Citrix
5 3 (5.77%) McAfee
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) Dell
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) Juniper
6 2 (3.85%) Nokia
6 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.85%) F5
6 2 (3.85%) Dialogic
7 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago