The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 150 142 145
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 41 51 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.09% 1.26% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.33% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 34
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%
Technical Support
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
3593 3830 3598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.76% 94.76% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3003 3303 2939
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Hampshire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Southampton 0 7 £26,500 +20.45% 1
Farnborough -5 7 £30,250 -14.78% 1
Basingstoke +13 6 £24,250 -3.00%
Eastleigh +2 3 £25,500 +41.66%
Petersfield -2 3 £26,000 +15.55%
Winchester -19 3 £27,500 +13.40%
Hook - 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £24,500 - 1
Aldershot - 1 £17,000 -
Alton - 1 £19,000 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 72 (71.29%) Windows
2 64 (63.37%) Microsoft
3 38 (37.62%) MS Exchange
4 34 (33.66%) MS Office
5 30 (29.70%) Oracle
5 30 (29.70%) Windows XP
5 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (27.72%) Active Directory
6 28 (27.72%) SQL
7 26 (25.74%) MS Excel
7 26 (25.74%) VMware
8 22 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (20.79%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (20.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (19.80%) SharePoint
11 19 (18.81%) Citrix
11 19 (18.81%) SLA
11 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
12 18 (17.82%) PowerShell
12 18 (17.82%) UNIX
13 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
13 17 (16.83%) Retail
13 17 (16.83%) Windows Vista
14 16 (15.84%) ITIL
14 16 (15.84%) Shell Script
15 14 (13.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 14 (13.86%) Clustering
15 14 (13.86%) Java
15 14 (13.86%) Borland
15 14 (13.86%) MS Project Server

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 38 (37.62%) MS Exchange
2 20 (19.80%) SharePoint
3 14 (13.86%) MS Project Server
4 10 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (8.91%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (4.95%) IIS
6 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.97%) Apache
9 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.98%) JBoss
10 1 (0.99%) nginx
10 1 (0.99%) Lync
10 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (33.66%) MS Office
2 26 (25.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
1 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.88%) DNS
1 12 (11.88%) Firewall
2 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.94%) Internet
3 5 (4.95%) DHCP
3 5 (4.95%) NetScaler
3 5 (4.95%) SSH
4 4 (3.96%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.96%) iSCSI
4 4 (3.96%) VoIP
4 4 (3.96%) SAN
5 2 (1.98%) Wireless
6 1 (0.99%) Telnet
6 1 (0.99%) SMTP
6 1 (0.99%) FTP
6 1 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (8.91%) Toad
2 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (16.83%) Retail
2 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.90%) Finance
4 4 (3.96%) Electronics
4 4 (3.96%) German Language
5 3 (2.97%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.97%) French Language
5 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.98%) Games
7 1 (0.99%) Back Office
7 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (6.93%) HTML
3 4 (3.96%) XML
4 1 (0.99%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Clustering
2 7 (6.93%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.94%) EPoS
4 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.97%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.97%) Life Science
5 3 (2.97%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.97%) Open Source
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) BBC
7 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.99%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 72 (71.29%) Windows
2 30 (29.70%) Windows XP
2 30 (29.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (20.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (17.82%) UNIX
5 17 (16.83%) Windows Vista
6 13 (12.87%) Linux
7 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.93%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.94%) Windows 8
9 6 (5.94%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (3.96%) AIX
11 2 (1.98%) Solaris
11 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.84%) ITIL
2 11 (10.89%) Project Management
3 9 (8.91%) Test Management
3 9 (8.91%) SOA
3 9 (8.91%) CMMI
3 9 (8.91%) E-business
3 9 (8.91%) Workflow
4 5 (4.95%) Service Management
5 4 (3.96%) CRM
5 4 (3.96%) Product Management
5 4 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (2.97%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (1.98%) DevOps
7 2 (1.98%) Data Protection
7 2 (1.98%) ITIL V3
7 2 (1.98%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (1.98%) Configuration Management
8 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2
8 1 (0.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.72%) SQL
2 18 (17.82%) PowerShell
3 16 (15.84%) Shell Script
4 14 (13.86%) Java
5 9 (8.91%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.98%) VBScript
6 2 (1.98%) Ruby
6 2 (1.98%) Go
7 1 (0.99%) VB
7 1 (0.99%) Perl
7 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (18.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) DV Cleared
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.93%) Degree
5 6 (5.94%) CCNA
6 4 (3.96%) CCA
6 4 (3.96%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.96%) A+ Certification
6 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.97%) MCSA
8 2 (1.98%) MCSE
8 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CCENT
9 1 (0.99%) MCDST
9 1 (0.99%) HNC
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.81%) SLA
2 6 (5.94%) QA
System Software
1 28 (27.72%) Active Directory
2 22 (21.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (20.79%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (13.86%) XenApp
5 7 (6.93%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.94%) NFS
7 5 (4.95%) XenServer
7 5 (4.95%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.96%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.97%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.97%) vSphere
10 1 (0.99%) Postfix
10 1 (0.99%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (6.93%) SCOM
3 5 (4.95%) SCCM
4 4 (3.96%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.99%) Netcool
6 1 (0.99%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 64 (63.37%) Microsoft
2 30 (29.70%) Oracle
3 26 (25.74%) VMware
4 19 (18.81%) Citrix
5 14 (13.86%) Borland
5 14 (13.86%) Lumension
6 11 (10.89%) Cisco
7 10 (9.90%) Fujitsu
8 4 (3.96%) AppSense
9 3 (2.97%) HP
9 3 (2.97%) ProCurve
10 2 (1.98%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.98%) ATG
11 1 (0.99%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.99%) IBM
11 1 (0.99%) SAP
11 1 (0.99%) Avaya
11 1 (0.99%) Compuware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
TAG Aviation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago