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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 13 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 6.25% 2.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Technical Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sidcup 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
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 42 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 97.92% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 39 7
Average salary £45,500 £50,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.90% +35.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £39,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Sidcup

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Sidcup

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Sidcup region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Technical Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Avaya
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) Apple
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) MCITP
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Avaya
2 6 (85.71%) Apple
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft