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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 141 124 144
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 48 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.26% 1.42% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.47% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 55
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +5.00%
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
3641 3126 4038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.29% 96.39% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3135 2619 3505
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 £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Southampton -4 8 £35,500 +16.39% 2
Hook - 8 - - 1
Farnborough +9 6 £29,500 -35.16% 2
Basingstoke +1 6 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Fareham -3 3 £16,250 -55.47% 1
Havant - 2 £30,000 -
Eastleigh +1 1 £17,500 -27.08%
Alton - 1 £20,000 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 51 (62.96%) Windows
2 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
3 23 (28.40%) MS Office
3 23 (28.40%) Windows XP
4 22 (27.16%) MS Exchange
5 21 (25.93%) VMware
6 18 (22.22%) SQL
7 17 (20.99%) Oracle
7 17 (20.99%) SLA
7 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
7 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
11 12 (14.81%) ITIL
11 12 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
12 11 (13.58%) Linux
12 11 (13.58%) TCP/IP
12 11 (13.58%) Degree
13 10 (12.35%) Windows Vista
13 10 (12.35%) PowerShell
14 9 (11.11%) UNIX
14 9 (11.11%) Cisco
15 8 (9.88%) Java
15 8 (9.88%) DNS
15 8 (9.88%) Borland
15 8 (9.88%) OpenView Configuration Management

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (27.16%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.88%) MS Project Server
3 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.17%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.47%) Apache
6 2 (2.47%) IIS
6 2 (2.47%) nginx
6 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (28.40%) MS Office
2 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.88%) DNS
3 7 (8.64%) VoIP
4 6 (7.41%) Internet
5 5 (6.17%) WAN
5 5 (6.17%) LAN
5 5 (6.17%) Firewall
5 5 (6.17%) SAN
6 4 (4.94%) VPN
6 4 (4.94%) SMTP
6 4 (4.94%) DHCP
7 3 (3.70%) OSPF
7 3 (3.70%) BGP
7 3 (3.70%) EIGRP
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.70%) NAS
8 2 (2.47%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.47%) Frame Relay
8 2 (2.47%) SSH
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (6.17%) Toad
2 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.88%) Retail
1 8 (9.88%) German Language
2 6 (7.41%) French Language
3 5 (6.17%) Electronics
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Finance
4 4 (4.94%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.47%) Publishing
5 2 (2.47%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) Flash
3 1 (1.23%) WCF
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Clustering
2 5 (6.17%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.94%) Life Science
3 4 (4.94%) EPoS
4 2 (2.47%) Open Source
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) BBC
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.96%) Windows
2 23 (28.40%) Windows XP
3 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (13.58%) Linux
6 10 (12.35%) Windows Vista
7 9 (11.11%) UNIX
8 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
9 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (4.94%) Windows 2000
11 3 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.70%) CentOS
11 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.47%) AIX
13 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.81%) ITIL
2 6 (7.41%) Project Management
3 5 (6.17%) SOA
3 5 (6.17%) CMMI
3 5 (6.17%) E-business
3 5 (6.17%) Workflow
3 5 (6.17%) Test Management
4 4 (4.94%) Time Management
4 4 (4.94%) Migration
4 4 (4.94%) Service Management
5 3 (3.70%) CRM
5 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.47%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.47%) DevOps
6 2 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.47%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.22%) SQL
2 10 (12.35%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.88%) Shell Script
3 8 (9.88%) Java
4 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.47%) VBScript
6 2 (2.47%) Ruby
6 2 (2.47%) Golang
7 1 (1.23%) VB
7 1 (1.23%) C#
7 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.58%) Degree
3 7 (8.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.17%) CCNA
4 5 (6.17%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MCTS
6 2 (2.47%) MCITP
6 2 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.47%) CCA
6 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MCP
6 2 (2.47%) MCSE
6 2 (2.47%) MCSA
6 2 (2.47%) CCNP
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) Active Directory
1 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (7.41%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.17%) vSphere
5 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.47%) Postfix
6 2 (2.47%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.47%) XenApp
6 2 (2.47%) XenServer
6 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.23%) vCloud
7 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (4.94%) SCOM
3 2 (2.47%) EdgeSight
3 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 2 (2.47%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.23%) Netcool
4 1 (1.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.93%) VMware
3 17 (20.99%) Oracle
4 9 (11.11%) Cisco
5 8 (9.88%) Borland
5 8 (9.88%) Lumension
6 5 (6.17%) HP
7 4 (4.94%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) SAP
7 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.94%) McAfee
7 4 (4.94%) Fujitsu
8 3 (3.70%) Juniper
9 2 (2.47%) Nokia
9 2 (2.47%) AppSense
9 2 (2.47%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.47%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.47%) Symantec
9 2 (2.47%) ProCurve
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
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Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Fareham
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Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £31,500 - £45,500 + Awesome Benefits & Place to Work!
Posted: 17 days ago