The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 11 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 71 70 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 15 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.66% 1.22% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.26% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 3
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
891 714 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.34% 96.62% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 724 598 374
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Support Technician
South West

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Dorset

Support Technician
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bournemouth +9 13 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Poole - 2 £22,250 -
Support Technician
South West

Support Technician
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (94.12%) Citrix
1 16 (94.12%) VMware
1 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (82.35%) DataCore
2 14 (82.35%) HP
2 14 (82.35%) Dell
2 14 (82.35%) EMC
2 14 (82.35%) SAN
2 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Sage
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (11.76%) SalesLogix
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) NHS

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (94.12%) MS Exchange
1 16 (94.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Migration
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (94.12%) Citrix
1 16 (94.12%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) DataCore
2 14 (82.35%) HP
2 14 (82.35%) Dell
2 14 (82.35%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) Sage
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago