Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £33,225 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 18 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 60 87
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 9 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.26% 1.73% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.76% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 5
Swindon median annual salary £33,225 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.90% -5.66% -
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,250 £22,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £35,500 £34,350
Wiltshire median annual salary £22,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -30.77% -13.33% +41.51%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 689 794 1020
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 97.90% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 568 654 917
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +5.26%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Swindon

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Swindon

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Swindon region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 2 (22.22%) Proactive Management
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Proactive Management
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Data Encryption
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix