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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 50 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.51% 1.11% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £47,250 £50,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.50% +44.92%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
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
365 495 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 93.59% 91.33% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 307 300 225
Average salary £52,500 £45,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Intel
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) Websense
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (33.33%) CCENT
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Social Media
3 2 (33.33%) logstash
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) French Language

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
1 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
1 2 (33.33%) CCENT
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 2 (33.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Intel
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Sophos
1 2 (33.33%) Websense
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft