The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Maidstone region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 42 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.83% 2.70% 13.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 2.78% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 15
Median salary - £27,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.92%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -10.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 72 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 99.17% 97.30% 98.50%
Number of salaries quoted 111 64 123
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

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 Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Maidstone region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Contact Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle