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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank - 86 79
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £36,000 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +47.69%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.26%
Technical Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
698 881 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.41% 96.71% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 562 762 779
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GDB
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) AWK
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) sed
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCA
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) IBM