The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 93 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.51% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £28,000 £23,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £18,600 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £25,847 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.63%
Technical Support
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1138 983 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 97.10% 96.66% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 926 729 817
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,458 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Nottingham

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) HACMP
4 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 5 (29.41%) IBM AIX Certification
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
4 5 (29.41%) AIX
4 5 (29.41%) HPUX
4 5 (29.41%) Solaris
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) UNIX
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) PowerHA
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) VoIP
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) HND
5 4 (23.53%) ADSL
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
6 3 (17.65%) XenApp
6 3 (17.65%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) VoIP
3 4 (23.53%) ADSL
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) DataStage
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) HACMP
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) AIX
2 5 (29.41%) HPUX
2 5 (29.41%) Solaris
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) zOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) PL/1
2 1 (5.88%) JCL
2 1 (5.88%) COBOL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) IBM AIX Certification
3 4 (23.53%) HND
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) PowerHA
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) VMware