The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Analyst
Rank 129 140 132
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Analyst 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.041% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.044% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £25,025 £27,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year
-9.00% -9.09%
Technical Support Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2012 2264 2094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.80% 92.03% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1599 1665
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,501
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Support Analyst
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Support Analyst Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical Support Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) Product Management
4 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
4 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) LDAP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) SLA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco

Technical Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical Support Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) SUSE
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Time Management
1 4 (36.36%) Product Management
2 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
1 1 (9.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Intel
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) Websense
3 1 (9.09%) LANDesk