The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Telford 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support
Rank 30 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 0.50% - 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Technical Support
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 73 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 90.59% 98.65% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 115 48 27
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,750 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Telford

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SaaS
4 4 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) VB6
4 4 (50.00%) Document Management
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (50.00%) VBScript
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exstream Dialogue
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Document Management
1 4 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
2 4 (50.00%) VB
2 4 (50.00%) VB6
2 4 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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