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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Officer
Rank 928 971 993
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Officer 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.004% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Median salary £40,000 £24,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -10.90%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £24,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+63.26% +8.88%

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Officer over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Technical Support Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Support Officer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 8 £40,000 +63.26% 3
South East - 6 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
London +28 1 £19,250 -18.94% 1
Bromley - 1 £19,250 -
Somerset - 1 £26,597 -
South West - 1 £26,597 - 1

Technical Support Officer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Broadband
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Broadband
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southwest One
Salary: From £28,616 to £30,263 per annum plus Market Factor up to £3,000 pa
Posted: 23 days ago