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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank - 63 39
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.20% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £20,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.03%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -2.43%
Technical Support
East 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 Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
561 490 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 97.74% 96.27% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 462 375 314
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,001 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) HND
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) MCSE
7 2 (18.18%) ADSL
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) VoIP
7 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 2 (18.18%) Avaya
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) ADSL
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) Broadband
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) HND
3 2 (18.18%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago