Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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 Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 103 116
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 10 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.92% 0.76% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.79% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 20
Northamptonshire median annual salary £57,500 £28,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +105.36% +24.44% -1.10%
10th Percentile £34,475 £21,900 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £36,750 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £27,000 £24,250
% change year-on-year +35.19% +11.34% -4.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1043 1387 1864
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.12% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 816 938 1641
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,975 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Northamptonshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Northamptonshire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Northamptonshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +15 8 £57,500 +100.00% 1
Corby - 1 £36,500 -
Kettering - 1 £24,000 -
Technical Support
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 8 (80.00%) VCP5
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) PRINCE
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Siemens
3 1 (10.00%) RIP

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) RIP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE
1 8 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) VCP5
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Siemens