The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Farnborough region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 54 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.46% 2.51% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.54% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Median salary £25,000 £33,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £40,200 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
Technical Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
338 236 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 98.83% 98.74% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 296 200 208
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Farnborough

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Farnborough region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
4 10 (66.67%) CRM
5 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (53.33%) HTML
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
10 3 (20.00%) MS Office
10 3 (20.00%) DHCP
11 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
11 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
11 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
11 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
11 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
11 2 (13.33%) German Language
12 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
12 1 (6.67%) VLAN
12 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
12 1 (6.67%) Electronics
12 1 (6.67%) Migration
12 1 (6.67%) VMware
12 1 (6.67%) VPN

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (13.33%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) VMware