The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the County Antrim region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 26 14 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.65% 1.96% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.96% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Technical Support
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim 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
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 51 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 88.24% 100.00% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 109 43 96
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +36.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of job ads across the County Antrim region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Technical Support
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in County Antrim

Technical Support
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -12 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Technical Support
Northern Ireland

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Server Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Server Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware