The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 46 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 8 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.86% 2.53% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 2.66% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -4.13%
Technical Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidenhead 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
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
400 376 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 93.24% 94.95% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 344 255 143
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) UNIX
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Sybase
6 4 (25.00%) DB2
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) German Language
6 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (25.00%) Lync
6 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (18.75%) Office 365
7 3 (18.75%) SaaS
7 3 (18.75%) French Language
7 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) MySQL
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (25.00%) Lync
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
1 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 4 (25.00%) German Language
2 3 (18.75%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) FreeMarker
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) AIX
5 1 (6.25%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) B2B
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Sybase
4 1 (6.25%) VMware