The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 88 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 10 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.91% 0.32% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.34% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 19
Average salary £20,000 £24,646 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.85% +54.03%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
Support Technician
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1056 889 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.44% 95.80% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 919 807 868
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £17,000 -
Support Technician
East of England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) A+ Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Mac OS X
2 7 (46.67%) Apple
2 7 (46.67%) Blackberry
2 7 (46.67%) Android
2 7 (46.67%) iPhone
2 7 (46.67%) iPad
2 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) VCP5
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) CCTV
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) MCP

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Blackberry
1 7 (46.67%) iPhone
1 7 (46.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Mac OS X
1 7 (46.67%) Android
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VCP5
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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