The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnham 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 18 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 3.77% 4.84% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 5.00% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,200 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,200 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
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 Farnham 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
Farnham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53 60 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnham 100.00% 96.77% 93.81%
Number of salaries quoted 51 56 103
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnham

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Farnham

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Farnham

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Farnham

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnham 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (28.57%) CCTV
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) 3D Printing
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Farnham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnham 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
1 1 (14.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) CCTV
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle