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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 67 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.38% 1.48% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.55% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £26,750 £18,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,000 £22,614
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.70%
Support Technician
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford 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
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
498 388 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 95.59% 95.57% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 385 286 255
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Bradford

Support Technician
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) PDA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco