The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Harrogate region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 49 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.91% 0.71% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 0.75% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £31,500 - £29,250
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 - £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 - £29,850
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -1.61%
Job Titles Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 268 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 99.76% 95.04% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 358 213 111
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Support
North Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) MS Office
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) Legal
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) iSeries
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (25.00%) OS/400
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) DB2
6 4 (25.00%) IIS
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (12.50%) Network Management
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 2 (12.50%) Windows XP

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (25.00%) OS/400
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco