The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank - 71 59
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.78% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.84% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £23,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.07%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
Technical Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
696 718 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.00% 93.49% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 582 611 439
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Coventry

Technical Support
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) NCDA
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) NCDA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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