The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank - 72 66
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.48% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.49% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Median salary - £36,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +51.57%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -5.00%
Technical Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
507 610 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.39% 98.07% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 389 525 562
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Northampton

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Northampton region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft