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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 165 168 165
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 30 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 0.83% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.87% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 24
Average salary £31,250 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
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
3444 3773 3755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.95% 94.61% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2830 3049 3221
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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
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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 +8 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Farnborough -13 6 £35,000 +27.27%
Fareham +19 5 £24,000 +65.51% 1
Basingstoke +16 4 £33,500 +21.81%
Eastleigh -11 3 £22,500 -6.25%
Portsmouth +22 2 £30,000 +11.11%
Aldershot - 1 £20,000 -
Alton - 1 £19,000 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (63.79%) Windows
2 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
3 25 (43.10%) ITIL
4 18 (31.03%) MS Office
5 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
5 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
6 15 (25.86%) SLA
7 14 (24.14%) VMware
7 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (20.69%) Windows 8
8 12 (20.69%) Linux
9 11 (18.97%) HP
9 11 (18.97%) Firewall
10 10 (17.24%) Citrix
10 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (17.24%) Degree
11 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
11 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
11 9 (15.52%) Finance
11 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
12 8 (13.79%) SQL
12 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
12 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (12.07%) Internet
13 7 (12.07%) Cisco
13 7 (12.07%) CCNA

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.90%) Apache
5 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.45%) IIS
6 2 (3.45%) JBoss
7 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) SAN
2 7 (12.07%) Internet
3 5 (8.62%) Wireless
3 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.17%) DNS
4 3 (5.17%) LAN
4 3 (5.17%) WAN
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.45%) LDAP
5 2 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.72%) DHCP
6 1 (1.72%) HTTP
6 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.17%) French Language
4 2 (3.45%) German Language
4 2 (3.45%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.45%) Russian Language
4 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) EPoS
2 3 (5.17%) Thin Client
2 3 (5.17%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) iPad
3 2 (3.45%) CCTV
4 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Life Science
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 37 (63.79%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.69%) Linux
3 12 (20.69%) Windows 8
4 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.52%) Windows 7
6 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.34%) UNIX
8 5 (8.62%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
10 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
11 2 (3.45%) SUSE
11 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
11 2 (3.45%) AIX
11 2 (3.45%) Solaris
11 2 (3.45%) CentOS
11 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.07%) CRM
3 7 (12.07%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.34%) Time Management
5 4 (6.90%) Service Management
6 3 (5.17%) ITSM
7 2 (3.45%) Information Security
7 2 (3.45%) Project Management
7 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.45%) Video Analytics
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.45%) SIEM
7 2 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (1.72%) People Management
8 1 (1.72%) SDLC
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.72%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) ERP
8 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) Perl
2 6 (10.34%) Java
2 6 (10.34%) Python
2 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.62%) C
4 4 (6.90%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) VB
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) C#
7 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.07%) CCNA
4 5 (8.62%) MCSE
4 5 (8.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (6.90%) MCDST
6 3 (5.17%) MCTS
6 3 (5.17%) MCITP
6 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.17%) MCSA
6 3 (5.17%) CCA
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.45%) CCENT
8 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.86%) SLA
2 6 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.17%) XenApp
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Nagios
1 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
1 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (3.45%) logstash
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.14%) VMware
3 11 (18.97%) HP
4 10 (17.24%) Citrix
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco
6 6 (10.34%) Avaya
6 6 (10.34%) Dell
6 6 (10.34%) SonicWALL
6 6 (10.34%) Veeam
7 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle
9 2 (3.45%) Sophos
9 2 (3.45%) Websense
9 2 (3.45%) ATG
9 2 (3.45%) Intel
9 2 (3.45%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.72%) CommVault
10 1 (1.72%) EMC
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Bordon, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34800 - £35800 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago