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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 175 214 222
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 35 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 0.055% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.059% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Average salary £29,250 £20,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -22.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £18,565 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5130 5113 5656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.93% 93.27% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 4068 4762
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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
Newbury +28 18 £40,000 +97.53%
Maidenhead - 12 - -
Reading +4 4 £27,500 +51.56%
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) MS Office
3 16 (38.10%) VPN
3 16 (38.10%) DNS
4 15 (35.71%) Firewall
4 15 (35.71%) DHCP
4 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (21.43%) Windows
6 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 3 (7.14%) SQL
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle
8 2 (4.76%) Linux
8 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.76%) Degree
8 2 (4.76%) Time Management
8 2 (4.76%) Product Management
9 1 (2.38%) SaaS
9 1 (2.38%) Retail
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.38%) HTTP
9 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
9 1 (2.38%) HTML
9 1 (2.38%) COM
9 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Lotus
9 1 (2.38%) Apple
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (2.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) VPN
1 16 (38.10%) DNS
2 15 (35.71%) Firewall
2 15 (35.71%) DHCP
2 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) COM
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (4.76%) Time Management
1 2 (4.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) Lotus
3 1 (2.38%) Apple
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago