The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Technician
South East / Berkshire
Rank 183 194 217
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.058% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.49% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Median salary £32,500 £21,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3290 4878 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.33% 94.92% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2659 4008 3945
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +30 1 £32,500 +66.66%
Bracknell - 1 - -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) CCTV
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) ISDN
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) CCTV
2 1 (12.50%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Polycom
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
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