The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 97 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.26% 1.54% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 1.61% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 19
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1104 1179 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.93% 95.62% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 885 973 998
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 Nottinghamshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -16 2 £30,000 +13.04%
Technical Support
East Midlands

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) ISMS
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) IBM AIX Certification
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) Veritas
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) zOS

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) DataStage
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) HACMP
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) zOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
1 4 (30.77%) System Testing
1 4 (30.77%) ISMS
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) JCL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) COBOL
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) PowerHA
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) DameWare
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) EMC