Period
to 19 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chatham during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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

Technical Support
Kent > Chatham
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 24 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 1.90% 2.15% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.15% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Chatham median annual salary £31,000 £24,250 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.84% -10.19% -
Kent median annual salary £34,250 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +24.55% - -21.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chatham
Permanent vacancies in Chatham with a recognized job title 98 93 116
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.33% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 88 87 83
Chatham median annual salary £33,500 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +7.58% -8.33%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,750 £23,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £49,200 £52,500
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

Job postings that featured Technical Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chatham.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Chatham

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Chatham

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chatham region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Due Diligence

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Due Diligence
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA