The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 48 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.37% 0.36% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.38% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £24,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
267 264 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 98.16% 95.31% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 232 250 350
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Portsmouth region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Loadbalancer.org Limited
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago