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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Specialist
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 110 144 149
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.072% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.15% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +50.00%

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
1343 2023 2261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.32% 94.36% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1567 1527
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Support Specialist
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Support Specialist Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Technical Support Specialist 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 Reading region featuring Technical Support Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) arcserve
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) arcserve
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago