Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 22 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 77 85
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.57% 0.12% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.13% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 25
Slough median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.67% +16.67%
10th Percentile £28,825 £32,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £51,000 £37,500 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +2.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 681 775 1262
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 94.74% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 599 685 1033
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £25,950 £30,850 £26,050
90th Percentile £68,750 £80,000 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Slough

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Slough

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Slough over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Slough region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) WebEx
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Paxata
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) DataPower
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Raphaël
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Paxata
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau