The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 66 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.78% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £19,100 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £27,500 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £29,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.47% -9.23%

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
628 801 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 98.13% 97.56% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 509 674 603
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Advertising
6 3 (21.43%) Web 2.0
6 3 (21.43%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) Learning Management System
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (14.29%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) X++
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Web 2.0
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Learning Management System
3 1 (7.14%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) X++
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
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