The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.22%
Support Technician
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 270 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 93.33% 96.77% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 128 211 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Aberdeen region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Support Technician
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Technician in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Apple