The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 140 124 129
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 10 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.053% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.055% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Median salary £26,500 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,700 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+1.32% -1.30%
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
2408 1817 2204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.63% 96.60% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1783 1533 1894
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Birmingham region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 4 (21.05%) German Language
5 4 (21.05%) Online Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Tag Management
5 4 (21.05%) Affiliate Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) Internet Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Internet
5 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 4 (21.05%) DHCP
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Multimedia
6 3 (15.79%) Smartphone

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 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DHCP
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) German Language
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Multimedia
2 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Smartphone
4 2 (10.53%) Replication
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
4 2 (10.53%) Android
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Affiliate Marketing
1 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (21.05%) Internet Marketing
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile Commerce
1 4 (21.05%) Online Marketing
1 4 (21.05%) Tag Management
1 4 (21.05%) Web Development
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Kaspersky
4 2 (10.53%) Sophos
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) Veeam