The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 13 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 5.88% - 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £32,620
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Technical Support
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham 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
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 40 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 92.16% 100.00% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 127
Average salary £37,750 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.84% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,960 £59,889 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Oldham

Technical Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft