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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 52 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.18% 0.51% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.53% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Median salary £31,000 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -5.00%
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
498 563 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 97.84% 95.75% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 424 505 429
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
3 18 (85.71%) MS Office
4 15 (71.43%) SQL
5 13 (61.90%) IIS
5 13 (61.90%) SNMP
5 13 (61.90%) Wireshark
5 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (61.90%) Network Management
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 3 (14.29%) Change Management
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) Retail
9 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
10 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
10 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
10 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (61.90%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (85.71%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) SNMP
1 13 (61.90%) Wireshark
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Network Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Dell
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) NetApp
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IMEX Technical Services Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Optional 24/7 On-Call Rota
Posted: 18 days ago