The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Shropshire region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 39 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.37% 0.44% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.47% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -38.88%
UK excluding London median salary £29,250 £27,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -4.31%
Technical Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
257 214 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 95.19% 94.69% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 200 137 63
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Shropshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -5 1 £26,500 -3.63% 2
Technical Support
West Midlands

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Shropshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) IPv4
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) BCP
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) PHP

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) IPv4
1 3 (75.00%) IPv6
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BCP
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Telford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 depending on experience + pension and healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Pebble Learning Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago