The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 34 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.56% - 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £30,000 - £26,500
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 Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171 205 193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 96.07% 98.56% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 123 188 146
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,800 £65,000
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 Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Shropshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Shropshire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shrewsbury - 1 £30,000 -
Technical Support
West Midlands

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Shropshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) E-Procurement
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Windows

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) E-Procurement
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware