The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Officer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Officer
Rank 893 922 872
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Officer 4 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.008% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 5
Average salary £25,500 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% -1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £28,576 £26,500
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +7.83%

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
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 4 £25,500 -7.27% 1
Cheshire - 2 £24,500 -
Chester - 2 £24,500 -
North West - 2 £24,500 -
South East - 1 £28,000 - 1
Tadworth - 1 £28,000 - 1
York - 1 £26,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £26,500 -
Surrey - 1 £28,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £26,500 -

Technical Support Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Support Officer 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 Officer in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Dutch Language
3 2 (25.00%) French Language
3 2 (25.00%) German Language
3 2 (25.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) QMS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Markit EDM
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software

Technical Support Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Support Officer 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 Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Dutch Language
2 2 (25.00%) French Language
2 2 (25.00%) German Language
2 2 (25.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) QMS
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) SOTI
2 1 (12.50%) Wyse
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Tadworth
Prospectus IT
Salary: £28000.00 per annum + (Negotiable)
Posted: 11 days ago