The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank - 42 20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham - 3.21% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.32% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £24,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Technical Support
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chippenham 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
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 211 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 99.51% 96.79% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 195 201 77
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Chippenham

Technical Support
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware