The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 94 102 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 6 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.55% 1.01% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.03% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 18
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,625 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -8.33%
Technical Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1039 1365 1084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.58% 98.70% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 923 1217 961
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Technical Support
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in West Sussex

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Technical Support
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Crawley +3 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Gatwick - 2 £45,000 - 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £24,750 -
Horsham - 1 £20,500 -
Technical Support
South East

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Technical Support 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 across the West Sussex region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (46.43%) Degree
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 11 (39.29%) ITIL
6 10 (35.71%) Oracle
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) CRM
6 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
6 10 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (35.71%) PMI
6 10 (35.71%) PMI Certification
6 10 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (21.43%) MS Office
8 4 (14.29%) C#
8 4 (14.29%) Electronics
8 4 (14.29%) OOP
8 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 4 (14.29%) MVVM
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Coaching
9 3 (10.71%) French Language
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
10 2 (7.14%) Apple
10 2 (7.14%) Unix
10 2 (7.14%) HNC
10 2 (7.14%) HND

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DSL
1 1 (3.57%) PBX
1 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.57%) VoIP
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (14.29%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) French Language
3 2 (7.14%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) CRM
2 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) Coaching
3 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.29%) MVVM
3 4 (14.29%) OOP
3 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.14%) ACMT
3 2 (7.14%) HNC
3 2 (7.14%) HND
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) XenServer
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Sophos
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