The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 40 59 51
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.62% 1.58% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.65% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
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 Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 310 606 540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.57% 95.58% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 277 517 472
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £65,000 £70,000
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 Slough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 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 Slough region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) B2B
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) CMDB
4 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) B2B
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
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