The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £21,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 245 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.61% 94.96% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 164 163
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
Cheshire

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Chester

Support Technician
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Includes Car/Allowance+bens
Posted: 14 days ago