The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 15 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 5.62% 3.13% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.81% 3.13% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £21,500 £20,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
Technical Support
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Marlow 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
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 96.63% 100.00% 89.87%
Number of salaries quoted 75 56 46
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Marlow

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Marlow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Marlow region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Marlow

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) NetIQ
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) XenApp
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) vSphere
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow Management
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) JSP

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) JRun
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
1 6 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) JSP
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Workflow
2 4 (33.33%) Workflow Management
2 4 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) XenApp
2 6 (50.00%) vSphere
2 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) NetIQ