The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire 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 1 August 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 Warwickshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 57 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 9 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.30% 0.12% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.12% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 825 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 91.35% 95.27% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 541 698 620
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
West Midlands

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Warwick - 4 £33,000 -
Rugby - 2 - -
Technical Support
West Midlands

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) IBM Notes
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) Intel
1 6 (60.00%) BMC
1 6 (60.00%) Lotus
1 6 (60.00%) MVS
1 6 (60.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (60.00%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (60.00%) Control-M
1 6 (60.00%) Remedy
1 6 (60.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (60.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (20.00%) AS400
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 6 (60.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (60.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) MVS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) MCTS
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
1 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (60.00%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (60.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) Intel
1 6 (60.00%) BMC
1 6 (60.00%) Lotus
1 6 (60.00%) Remedy
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft