The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 43 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.42% 0.83% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.84% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Median salary £35,000 £22,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -5.00%
Technical Support
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 476 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.44% 98.76% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 321 431 225
Median salary £36,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Ipswich

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) HNC
2 6 (85.71%) HND
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Clearswift

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Presales
1 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) HNC
1 6 (85.71%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
2 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint