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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 9.76% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £21,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -1.61%
Job Titles Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 95.12% 100.00% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran - 4 £21,500 - 1
Technical Support
South Wales

Technical Support
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (50.00%) Acme Packet
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Borland
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Sybase
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Legal

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Acme Packet
2 2 (33.33%) Borland
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase
Cwmbran
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago