The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 27 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 74 55
Rank change year-on-year -2 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 1.48% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 1.53% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 21
Median salary £36,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.72% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% -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 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 678 717 771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.31% 96.76% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 573 636 665
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 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 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

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

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Siemens
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Siemens
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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