The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 73 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.16% 0.14% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -8.33%
Technical Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
604 708 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.18% 98.74% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 493 650 652
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,900
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Southampton

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Southampton region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory