The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Specialist
Rank - 185 193
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.028% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.029% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
Technical Support Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3630 3470 3962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.48% 95.59% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3050 2955 3416
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Technical Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Support Specialist Salary Trend in Hampshire

Technical Support Specialist
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Technical Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) IPsec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development

Technical Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Technical Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) IPsec
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft