The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had IT Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Technician
Rank 143 127 143
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.087% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.11% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £19,000 £18,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -4.16%
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
2214 1836 2148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.47% 97.30% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1537 1947
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT 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 Birmingham region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) Publishing
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
5 2 (22.22%) Handset
5 2 (22.22%) Replication
5 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) 3G
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Multimedia
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Handset
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
3 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam