The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 131 173 144
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 36 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.12% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.38% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 15
Average salary £22,500 £24,000 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,250 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £26,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-13.20% +23.25%
Support Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 3411 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.44% 96.55% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2815 2510
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,920
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Support Technician
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Support Technician
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(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
Nottinghamshire +31 22 £23,500 +30.55% 1
Derbyshire +25 7 £19,500 -18.75% 1
Lincolnshire +12 6 £19,000 -
Leicestershire +14 1 £18,000 -46.66% 1
Northamptonshire -4 1 £17,000 -1.44%
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
3 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 27 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (41.18%) MS Office
8 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
8 20 (39.22%) Lync
9 17 (33.33%) Internet
10 16 (31.37%) UNIX
10 16 (31.37%) Windows 8
11 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
12 14 (27.45%) ITIL
12 14 (27.45%) SQL
13 13 (25.49%) EMC
13 13 (25.49%) Oracle
13 13 (25.49%) Solaris
13 13 (25.49%) Linux
13 13 (25.49%) Apache
13 13 (25.49%) Tomcat
13 13 (25.49%) Windows XP
13 13 (25.49%) ADSL
13 13 (25.49%) Broadband
14 12 (23.53%) DNS
14 12 (23.53%) VMware
15 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (19.61%) IIS
15 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (39.22%) Lync
2 13 (25.49%) Apache
2 13 (25.49%) Tomcat
3 10 (19.61%) IIS
4 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Office
2 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 17 (33.33%) Internet
3 13 (25.49%) ADSL
3 13 (25.49%) Broadband
4 12 (23.53%) DNS
5 9 (17.65%) DHCP
6 8 (15.69%) LAN
7 5 (9.80%) WAN
8 4 (7.84%) Firewall
9 3 (5.88%) VPN
10 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
1 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) XML
3 4 (7.84%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) VLE
1 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (43.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (31.37%) UNIX
4 16 (31.37%) Windows 8
5 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (25.49%) Solaris
6 13 (25.49%) Linux
6 13 (25.49%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 3 (5.88%) Line Management
3 2 (3.92%) Change Management
4 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.96%) ETL
4 1 (1.96%) Software Licensing
4 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) C#
3 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) VB
5 4 (7.84%) VBScript
5 4 (7.84%) VB6
6 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) MCP
3 3 (5.88%) MCTS
3 3 (5.88%) MCITP
4 2 (3.92%) HND
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) EMC
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle
3 12 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.92%) Sage
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
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