The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 48 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.34% - 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% - 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
293 206 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.32% 98.56% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 244 186 328
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
Gloucestershire

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Technical Support
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL