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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 94 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.42% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.53% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £28,000 £23,780 £22,733
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.74% +4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,550 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £34,218 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -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
1144 950 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.79% 97.04% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 935 728 779
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 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 3 July 2015.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) HND
4 4 (30.77%) ADSL
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) XenApp
5 3 (23.08%) Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
6 2 (15.38%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) Application Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) ADSL
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) DataStage
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) HACMP
1 1 (7.69%) VSAM
1 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) COBOL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) PL/1
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) HND
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (23.08%) A+ Certification
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec