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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 98 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.39% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.40% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £17,000 £24,780 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.39% -56.90%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
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
1246 992 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.59% 96.59% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 993 753 811
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,458 £57,500 £50,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) AIX
2 6 (37.50%) HPUX
2 6 (37.50%) Solaris
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) IBM AIX Certification
2 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) HACMP
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) PowerHA
3 4 (25.00%) ADSL
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) HND
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) VoIP
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) ADSL
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) DataStage
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) HACMP
2 1 (6.25%) VSAM
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) AIX
2 6 (37.50%) HPUX
2 6 (37.50%) Solaris
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 2 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) JCL
2 1 (6.25%) COBOL
2 1 (6.25%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) IBM AIX Certification
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) PowerHA
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago