The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Support
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 83 98
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.41% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Median salary £45,000 £25,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% +6.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -3.50% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 725 832 963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 99.04% 98.58% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 671 745 847
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Brighton

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Brighton

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Brighton region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
1 11 (78.57%) SMTP
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
1 11 (78.57%) IMail Server
2 8 (57.14%) SaaS
2 8 (57.14%) CRM
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Dutch Language
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.14%) High Availability
7 1 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (7.14%) NetCrunch
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
7 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (7.14%) LANDesk

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) SMTP
2 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Dutch Language
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) SEO
2 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) IMail Server
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.14%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk