The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Technical Support
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth 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
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 66 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 91.94% 81.48% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 56 53 93
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Technical Support
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Legal
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco