The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 73 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.43% 2.08% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 2.15% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 4
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
Technical Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
656 885 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.45% 97.04% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 579 772 829
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Oxford

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Oxford

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Big Data
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (15.38%) iPad
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) VPN
7 2 (15.38%) GPRS
7 2 (15.38%) WLAN
7 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) IIS
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) SAN

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Wireless
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) GPRS
3 2 (15.38%) WLAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) IPsec
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 2 (15.38%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus
Kidlington, near Oxford
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £18000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago