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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 27 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 3.25% 3.81% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 3.92% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 102 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 94.16% 97.14% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 133 78 97
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
Surrey

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Epsom

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 7 (41.18%) C++
1 7 (41.18%) PHP
1 7 (41.18%) C
1 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) NFS
3 4 (23.53%) Sun
3 4 (23.53%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (23.53%) Brocade
3 4 (23.53%) CLARiiON
3 4 (23.53%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (23.53%) NAS
3 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
1 4 (23.53%) iSCSI
1 4 (23.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) CLARiiON
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
1 4 (23.53%) Solaris
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C++
1 7 (41.18%) PHP
1 7 (41.18%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) EMC
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) Sun
1 4 (23.53%) Brocade
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft