The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 83 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.55% 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.64% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
880 784 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.17% 95.84% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 721 724 1146
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
South West

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Tewkesbury - 2 £30,750 -
Gloucester -9 1 £50,000 +21.21%
Cheltenham - 1 £35,000 -
Technical Support
South West

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 4 (44.44%) HND
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 2 (22.22%) French Language
4 2 (22.22%) German Language
4 2 (22.22%) Italian Language
4 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) SMTP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) MCSA
5 1 (11.11%) LDAP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) French Language
1 2 (22.22%) German Language
1 2 (22.22%) Italian Language
1 2 (22.22%) Spanish Language
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) HND
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCTS
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) CCENT
3 1 (11.11%) MCSM
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
1 1 (11.11%) Squid
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) qmail
1 1 (11.11%) Postfix
1 1 (11.11%) Sendmail
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago