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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 40 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.96% 0.78% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.80% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Median salary £22,500 £26,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £34,200 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -8.33%
Technical Support
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
352 499 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 98.32% 97.27% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 288 445 489
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,982 £27,747
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Swindon

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 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 Swindon region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (33.33%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (33.33%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) MCP
6 5 (33.33%) Unix
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (33.33%) Logistics
6 5 (33.33%) Automotive
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Retail
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.67%) Finance

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Automotive
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Logistics
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) MCP
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago