The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 27 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 67 72
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.87% 1.08% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.11% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 4
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.17% -3.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 680 633 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.27% 97.38% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 593 566 557
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Oxford

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) JBoss
6 1 (11.11%) Apache
6 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) X++
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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