The table below looks at the statistics 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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 23 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 2.00% 3.03% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 3.21% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.63%
Technical Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Epsom 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
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99 156 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 99.00% 94.55% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 67 143 72
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £76,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 June 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) SUSE
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SUSE
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix