The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 25 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 66 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.19% 2.56% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 2.74% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 10
Average salary - £19,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.96%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
493 329 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 95.73% 93.73% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 409 267 491
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
Cheshire

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Warrington

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell