The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 45 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 12 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.93% 5.75% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 5.81% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 1
Average salary £25,000 £29,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% -4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
300 172 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 98.36% 98.85% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 242 152 145
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -21.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
5 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (44.44%) CRM
7 7 (38.89%) HTML
8 6 (33.33%) DNS
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 5 (27.78%) DHCP
10 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 4 (22.22%) MS Office
10 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (22.22%) Time Management
10 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
10 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (16.67%) VLAN
11 3 (16.67%) VMware
12 2 (11.11%) Finance
12 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
12 2 (11.11%) Firewall
12 2 (11.11%) Internet
12 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
12 2 (11.11%) Degree
12 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) Telepresence
5 2 (11.11%) WebEx
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Avaya
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Polycom
3 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 2 (11.11%) Tandberg
3 2 (11.11%) Veeam
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago