The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Technician
Rank 122 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% - 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £20,500 - £18,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -2.17%
IT Support Technician
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1991 1787 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.26% 94.15% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1593 1375
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Support Technician
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, United Kingdom
University College Birmingham
Salary: £22,029 - £24,057 p.a.
Posted: 13 days ago