The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 58 65 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 11 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.01% 1.49% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.50% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 4
Median salary £22,000 £24,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.18% -8.33%
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
533 599 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.62% 99.17% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 473 521 572
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Tamworth +12 9 £22,000 +15.78%
Burton-upon-Trent -7 2 £20,000 -16.66%
Technical Support
West Midlands

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Staffordshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Vista
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (61.54%) Ticket Management
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Genesys
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) Tandem
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Vista
2 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Genesys
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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