The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Technical Support
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 109 129
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 14 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.77% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Median salary £24,500 £27,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.90% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,650 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -3.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1767 1532 1907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.30% 97.08% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1332 1650
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Bristol

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Bristol

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bristol region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) SLA
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 5 (21.74%) Unix
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) AIX
6 5 (21.74%) Solaris
6 5 (21.74%) PROIV
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
6 5 (21.74%) High Availability
7 4 (17.39%) DevOps
7 4 (17.39%) ITSM
7 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) IIS
7 4 (17.39%) C#
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Internet
8 3 (13.04%) .NET

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) H.323
3 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.35%) Skype
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.35%) WebEx
3 1 (4.35%) WinSCP
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) PROIV
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (21.74%) AIX
6 5 (21.74%) Solaris
6 5 (21.74%) Unix
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) High Availability
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) ITSM
3 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Patch Management
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Practice Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Autodesk
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
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