The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 44 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.38% 0.49% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.51% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.94%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.63%
Technical Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 197 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 93.45% 96.10% 93.20%
Number of salaries quoted 232 156 177
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Gloucester

Technical Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) GPRS
1 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) PSTN
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) SS7
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (100.00%) GPRS
1 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) PSTN
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) SS7
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Dell
1 5 (100.00%) EMC
1 5 (100.00%) VMware