The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Derby 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank - 26 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby - 2.90% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Technical Support
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
293 197 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 95.13% 95.17% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 222 175 282
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Derby

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago