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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 58 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 8 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.47% 0.50% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.53% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -25.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £28,125
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +6.66%
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
496 376 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 91.18% 93.53% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 320 215 269
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) UNIX
4 13 (68.42%) DB2
5 12 (63.16%) Java
5 12 (63.16%) Linux
5 12 (63.16%) Data Integration
6 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) J2EE
7 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
8 7 (36.84%) Sybase
8 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
9 6 (31.58%) AIX
9 6 (31.58%) HPUX
9 6 (31.58%) Solaris
10 5 (26.32%) OO
10 5 (26.32%) Social Media
10 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (26.32%) Big Data
10 5 (26.32%) Smartphone
11 4 (21.05%) German Language
11 4 (21.05%) XML
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 4 (21.05%) MySQL
11 4 (21.05%) HTML
12 3 (15.79%) C++
12 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 3 (15.79%) Data Management

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) JCAPS
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) DB2
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
5 5 (26.32%) Big Data
6 4 (21.05%) MySQL
7 2 (10.53%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (21.05%) German Language
2 3 (15.79%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) J2EE
2 4 (21.05%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Data Integration
2 5 (26.32%) Social Media
2 5 (26.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) UNIX
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) AIX
4 6 (31.58%) HPUX
4 6 (31.58%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Master Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) EAI
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Sybase
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) JBoss
5 1 (5.26%) BEA
5 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.26%) SAP