The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 55 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.05% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £36,250 - £19,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
Technical Support
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 523 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 93.33% 98.12% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 459 446 564
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Slough

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Slough

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (25.00%) CNE
3 4 (25.00%) Novell Certification
3 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (25.00%) ISDN
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) SLA
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) MCTS
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (25.00%) Lotus

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) ISDN
1 4 (25.00%) VoIP
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) RTP
2 3 (18.75%) LDAP
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) XHTML
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Service Management
1 3 (18.75%) ITSM
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) C++
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CNE
2 4 (25.00%) Novell Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCVP
2 4 (25.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (18.75%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Lotus
3 3 (18.75%) Remedy
3 3 (18.75%) FrontRange
3 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) BMC
3 3 (18.75%) CA
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago