The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Fife 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 4.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.63%
Technical Support
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife 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
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 61 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 89.36% 95.31% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 37 55 30
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £150,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Fife

Technical Support
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Fife region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cupar - 1 £28,000 -
Technical Support
Scotland

Technical Support
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco