The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Support Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Officer
Rank 863 966 982
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Officer 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.003% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £37,500 £24,862 £16,998
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.83% +46.26%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £24,862 £16,998
% change year-on-year
+50.83% +46.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Technical Support Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Support Officer in the job title.

Technical Support Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Support Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Officer within the UK.

Technical Support Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Support Officer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Technical Support Officer 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 featuring Technical Support Officer in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) HNC
3 2 (20.00%) HND
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) OpenEdge
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) WebSpeed
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection

Technical Support Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) WebSpeed
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) HNC
1 2 (20.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft