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 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 73 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.52% 1.66% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.79% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 17
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -1.61%
Job Titles Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 336 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 97.24% 92.82% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 409 259 398
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Warrington

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft