The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 98 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.62% 0.15% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.15% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £33,500 £21,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.22%
Support Technician
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1123 683 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.94% 99.13% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 980 611 748
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 Brighton

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Brighton

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) IIS
3 5 (41.67%) COM+
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (25.00%) Splunk
5 3 (25.00%) NetCrunch
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) COM+
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) Ruby
1 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCTS
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (25.00%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) HP
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