The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 0.90% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £21,734 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Technical Support
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford 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
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 69 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 94.59% 95.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 93 59 107
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Technical Support
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Taleo
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle