The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 18 April 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank - 14 24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 11.81% 6.08%
As % of the Job Titles category - 13.18% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 11
Average salary - £14,000 £15,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -1.61%
Job Titles Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
180 258 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.26% 89.58% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 127 154 122
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Support
UK

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Northern Ireland