The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 39 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 26 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 6.50% 1.26% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 1.29% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 1
Average salary £25,750 £32,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.53% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -2.43%
Technical Support
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate 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
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
398 310 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 99.50% 97.79% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 371 258 160
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Harrogate

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 31 (79.49%) SQL
1 31 (79.49%) VMware
2 30 (76.92%) Windows
3 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
4 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 18 (46.15%) IIS
5 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (41.03%) GlassFish
6 16 (41.03%) MS Office
6 16 (41.03%) Java
6 16 (41.03%) Tomcat
7 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 12 (30.77%) ITIL
8 12 (30.77%) Linux
8 12 (30.77%) CCNA
8 12 (30.77%) WebSphere
8 12 (30.77%) Citrix
8 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (30.77%) XenApp
8 12 (30.77%) XenServer
8 12 (30.77%) NetScaler
9 11 (28.21%) UNIX
10 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
11 9 (23.08%) Apache
11 9 (23.08%) Oracle
11 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
12 7 (17.95%) Finance
12 7 (17.95%) Dutch Language
12 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (17.95%) iSeries

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 18 (46.15%) IIS
2 16 (41.03%) Tomcat
2 16 (41.03%) GlassFish
3 12 (30.77%) WebSphere
4 9 (23.08%) Apache
5 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) NetScaler
2 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) LAN
4 6 (15.38%) SAN
5 4 (10.26%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.56%) Firewall
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) DB2
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
1 7 (17.95%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Client/Server
1 7 (17.95%) iSeries
2 4 (10.26%) AS400
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Linux
3 11 (28.21%) UNIX
4 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.26%) CentOS
5 4 (10.26%) AIX
5 4 (10.26%) HPUX
5 4 (10.26%) Solaris
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) CCNA
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.82%) HND
3 3 (7.69%) MCP
3 3 (7.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (30.77%) XenApp
3 12 (30.77%) XenServer
4 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) Citrix
4 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 9 (23.08%) Oracle
5 5 (12.82%) IBM
6 4 (10.26%) HP
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago