Why should you outsource your IT support?

Outsourcing your IT support is a cost-effective way to ensure that your business’s digital requirements are effectively met. Small businesses in particular have the most to gain from outsourcing their IT support to a local expert, as a full-time member of staff can be costly and ultimately underutilised.

IT outsourcing is more cost-effective

An IT manager in the UK comes with an average salary of roughly £50,000. That’s a lot of money for your business to spend annually in order to ensure you have sufficient IT support. You’ll also need to consider any time and money you put into recruitment and training. For the vast majority of businesses, outsourcing your IT support is a much more cost-effective way to achieve the same, if not better, results.

IT outsourcing can help you fill a skills shortage

Have you recognised that your team is lacking tech talent? The UK is currently in the middle of an ‘IT skills crisis’ according to new industry research. In addition, 55% of industry professionals interviewed believed that Brexit would only exacerbate this issue.

Outsourcing your IT support to an established, professional company will give you access to the skills you need without the inflated price tag that comes with recruiting in house.

IT outsourcing can free up more of your time and keep resources focused

By outsourcing your IT support with Treken, you are freeing up the time your employees would spend dealing with IT issues. Such employees will stay focused on their core job responsibilities, leaving all complicated IT queries in the hands of a professional and reliable team you can trust.

IT outsourcing can improve your productivity

IT outsourcing can often lead to accessing additional services to help the overall productivity of your business. This can take the form of helping your employees with flexible working arrangements, as they will have access to all the tools and resources they need to perform their duties remotely. IT outsourcing can also heighten the security of company-sensitive data.

IT outsourcing can proactively reduce risk

Treken operate proactively – we offer round-the-clock IT monitoring services to help prevent problems before they happen. This reduces the risk of IT issues that impact your business’ day-to-day operations. In the unfortunate event of an issue arising, you can be confident that Treken’s team of highly skilled IT engineers will work through these problems, whatever time of day.

Treken is a leading provider of managed IT support in Dorset and Hampshire, offering a range of packages to cater to various needs and budget. Whether your business relies on a single PC or a full system, we can provide you with the support you need. Contact us on 01202 612333.