The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 22 July 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 31 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.23% 1.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £21,000 £15,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
123 81 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 99.19% 98.78% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 112 74 47
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
Kent

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Maidstone

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee
1 4 (80.00%) Websense
1 4 (80.00%) Clearswift
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) CCSA
1 4 (80.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) Trend Micro
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Aruba
1 4 (80.00%) F5
1 4 (80.00%) Lumension
1 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (80.00%) JNCIA

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) CCSA
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee
1 4 (80.00%) Websense
1 4 (80.00%) Clearswift
1 4 (80.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (80.00%) Trend Micro
1 4 (80.00%) Aruba
1 4 (80.00%) F5
1 4 (80.00%) Lumension
1 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago