The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £20,500 in advertised job vacancies in Devon 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 47 57
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.08% 2.83% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 2.84% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Median salary £20,500 £29,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.31% +28.88%  
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 Devon. 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
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 358 282 347
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.76% 99.65% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 332 255 290
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -10.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
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 Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Devon

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Devon

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

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 Devon region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) RIP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) IPv4
1 4 (100.00%) IPv6
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (75.00%) COM
3 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

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

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IPv4
1 4 (100.00%) IPv6
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) RIP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft