The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 30 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 36 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.45% 1.18% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 1.29% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £30,000 £25,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% -41.14%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 232 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.08% 91.34% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 165 194 248
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
London

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Croydon

Technical Support
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) B2B
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
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