The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 122 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 5 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £29,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £53,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1874 1919 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.17% 93.66% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1697 1381
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
West Midlands

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Birmingham

Support Technician
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) NEC
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) WSUS
3 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) NEC
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago