The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 220 215 218
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 6 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Berkshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Newbury 0 6 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Internet
6 1 (9.09%) McAfee
6 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
6 1 (9.09%) MCITP
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) LANDesk

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Netteam Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum +22 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays
Posted: 19 days ago