The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 61 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 8 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.62% - 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% - 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Median salary £21,233 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -6.52%
Support Technician
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
494 585 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.80% 98.32% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 423 479 589
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 5 £21,233 -
Bournemouth - 3 £27,500 -
Support Technician
South West

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Storage Virtualisation
3 7 (43.75%) XenApp
3 7 (43.75%) DataCore
3 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Dell
3 7 (43.75%) EMC
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) SCCM
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (25.00%) Information Management
6 4 (25.00%) COM
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) MS Office
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 7

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Storage Virtualisation
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (25.00%) Information Management
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (43.75%) XenApp
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
2 7 (43.75%) DataCore
2 7 (43.75%) Dell
2 7 (43.75%) EMC
2 7 (43.75%) HP
2 7 (43.75%) VMware