The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 59 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.66% 1.84% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.89% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +1.11%
Support Technician
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
407 317 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 96.45% 97.24% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 318 278 243
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Support Technician
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) SAN
2 18 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) HP
2 18 (90.00%) Dell
2 18 (90.00%) EMC
2 18 (90.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (90.00%) DataCore
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) W3C
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) IIS

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (90.00%) MS Exchange
1 18 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (90.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
1 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (90.00%) HP
1 18 (90.00%) Dell
1 18 (90.00%) EMC
1 18 (90.00%) Citrix
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
1 18 (90.00%) DataCore