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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 202 204 186
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 11 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.18% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.19% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
Median salary £24,000 £22,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,200 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Support Technician
South East

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
4284 4780 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.77% 95.73% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3461 3639 3736
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +8 5 £23,000 -4.16%
Bracknell -4 3 £22,000 +12.82%
Wokingham -14 2 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Thatcham - 1 - -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
3 13 (41.94%) MS Office
4 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
5 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
7 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
8 6 (19.35%) VMware
8 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (19.35%) Software Licensing
8 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
8 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Licensing
9 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.13%) DHCP
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
10 4 (12.90%) HP
10 4 (12.90%) Citrix
10 4 (12.90%) SAN
10 4 (12.90%) Apple
10 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
10 4 (12.90%) Wireless
10 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (12.90%) DBS Check
10 4 (12.90%) Office 365
10 4 (12.90%) Network Management
10 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop

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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DHCP
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) Wireless
3 3 (9.68%) Internet
4 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) 4G
5 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Billing
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Software Licensing
2 4 (12.90%) Network Management
2 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) E-Discovery
4 2 (6.45%) Security Operations
4 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.45%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) DBS Check
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) GNVQ
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Apple
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) Veeam
4 1 (3.23%) Acronis
4 1 (3.23%) Capita
4 1 (3.23%) Sophos
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago