The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
64 55 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 96.49% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 50
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
South Wales

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Torfaen

Technical Support
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) Acme Packet
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Acme Packet