The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank - - 3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - - 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.44%
Technical Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 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
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
34 46 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 100.00% 86.79% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 9
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Technical Support
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in the Thames Valley