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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 135 112 136
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 61 52 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.61% 1.58% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.65% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 48 47 59
Average salary £30,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,500 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
3587 3160 4079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.79% 95.79% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3110 2626 3451
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 28 January 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 January 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
Hook - 12 - -
Farnborough +8 8 £29,500 -35.16% 1
Southampton -9 7 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Basingstoke +1 6 £28,750 -19.58%
Fareham -6 4 £16,500 -54.79%
Portsmouth -21 2 £50,000 +66.66%
Aldershot - 2 £17,000 -
Winchester - 2 £28,750 - 1
Alton - 2 £20,000 -
Petersfield -11 1 £28,000 +24.44%
Eastleigh - 1 £17,500 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 62 (62.63%) Windows
2 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 32 (32.32%) MS Exchange
4 31 (31.31%) Windows XP
5 30 (30.30%) MS Office
6 29 (29.29%) VMware
7 27 (27.27%) Oracle
8 25 (25.25%) SQL
8 25 (25.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 21 (21.21%) MS Excel
11 21 (21.21%) Active Directory
11 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (20.20%) SharePoint
13 18 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
14 17 (17.17%) SLA
15 15 (15.15%) PowerShell
16 14 (14.14%) Windows Vista
16 14 (14.14%) UNIX
16 14 (14.14%) ITIL
17 13 (13.13%) Borland
17 13 (13.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 13 (13.13%) Shell Script
17 13 (13.13%) MS Project Server
17 13 (13.13%) Retail
17 13 (13.13%) Clustering
17 13 (13.13%) Lumension
18 12 (12.12%) Degree
18 12 (12.12%) Java

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 32 (32.32%) MS Exchange
2 20 (20.20%) SharePoint
3 13 (13.13%) MS Project Server
4 10 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
5 9 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.03%) Apache
7 3 (3.03%) IIS
8 2 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.02%) nginx
9 1 (1.01%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (30.30%) MS Office
2 21 (21.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
3 1 (1.01%) PaaS
3 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) DNS
2 9 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.08%) Firewall
4 7 (7.07%) SAN
5 6 (6.06%) Internet
5 6 (6.06%) VoIP
5 6 (6.06%) DHCP
6 4 (4.04%) WAN
6 4 (4.04%) SMTP
6 4 (4.04%) LAN
6 4 (4.04%) Wireshark
6 4 (4.04%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.04%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.03%) NAS
7 3 (3.03%) VPN
7 3 (3.03%) OSPF
7 3 (3.03%) BGP
7 3 (3.03%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.02%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.02%) MySQL
5 2 (2.02%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (9.09%) Toad
2 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (13.13%) Retail
2 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) German Language
3 7 (7.07%) French Language
3 7 (7.07%) Electronics
4 4 (4.04%) Back Office
5 3 (3.03%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.02%) Publishing
6 2 (2.02%) Games
7 1 (1.01%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.02%) Flash
3 1 (1.01%) WCF
3 1 (1.01%) HTML
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) COM
3 1 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Clustering
2 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.04%) EPoS
4 3 (3.03%) Open Source
4 3 (3.03%) Life Science
5 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) BBC
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 62 (62.63%) Windows
2 31 (31.31%) Windows XP
3 24 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.14%) Windows Vista
5 14 (14.14%) UNIX
6 12 (12.12%) Linux
7 9 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.04%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.03%) AIX
10 3 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (3.03%) CentOS
10 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.01%) Solaris
12 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.14%) ITIL
2 10 (10.10%) Project Management
3 9 (9.09%) SOA
3 9 (9.09%) CMMI
3 9 (9.09%) E-business
3 9 (9.09%) Workflow
3 9 (9.09%) Test Management
4 5 (5.05%) Service Management
5 4 (4.04%) Migration
5 4 (4.04%) Time Management
5 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.03%) CRM
6 3 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.02%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.02%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.02%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.25%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 13 (13.13%) Shell Script
4 12 (12.12%) Java
5 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.02%) VBScript
7 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.02%) Ruby
7 2 (2.02%) Golang
8 1 (1.01%) Perl
8 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.12%) Degree
3 10 (10.10%) DV Cleared
4 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.06%) CCNA
7 4 (4.04%) CCA
7 4 (4.04%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (4.04%) A+ Certification
8 3 (3.03%) MCSE
9 2 (2.02%) MCSA
9 2 (2.02%) CCNP
9 2 (2.02%) MCP
9 2 (2.02%) MCTS
9 2 (2.02%) MCITP
9 2 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.01%) CCENT
10 1 (1.01%) HNC
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) HL7
System Software
1 25 (25.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (21.21%) Active Directory
3 18 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (7.07%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.06%) vSphere
6 5 (5.05%) XenApp
7 4 (4.04%) XenServer
7 4 (4.04%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.04%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.02%) Postfix
9 2 (2.02%) Sendmail
10 1 (1.01%) NFS
10 1 (1.01%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (6.06%) SCOM
3 4 (4.04%) EdgeSight
3 4 (4.04%) SCCM
4 2 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.01%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.01%) Netcool
5 1 (1.01%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 29 (29.29%) VMware
3 27 (27.27%) Oracle
4 13 (13.13%) Borland
4 13 (13.13%) Lumension
5 12 (12.12%) Cisco
6 9 (9.09%) Fujitsu
7 6 (6.06%) Citrix
8 4 (4.04%) SAP
8 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.04%) HP
8 4 (4.04%) McAfee
8 4 (4.04%) AppSense
9 2 (2.02%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.02%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.02%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.02%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.02%) Kaspersky
9 2 (2.02%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.02%) F5
Farnborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus / Health
Posted: 14 days ago