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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 88 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.20% 1.57% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.64% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 17
Average salary £30,000 £26,539 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +17.95%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
979 973 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.93% 95.58% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 792 827 834
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £52,500
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 19 September 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) COBOL
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) DataStage
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) HACMP
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) zOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) IBM AIX Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) PowerHA
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee