The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 128 127 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £27,500 £24,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% -11.81%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -4.16%
Support Technician
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2138 1969 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.69% 94.39% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 1505 1571
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 5 £20,000 -
High Wycombe -1 4 £27,500 +13.40%
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) MCP
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) iSeries
3 2 (22.22%) OS/400
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iSeries
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (22.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft