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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 173 154 171
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 9 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.91% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.93% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 16
Median salary £26,000 £21,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.93% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £17,300 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,800 £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,750 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +4.34%
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
3137 3533 3571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.60% 97.52% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2500 2803 3038
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Northamptonshire +10 7 £26,000 +8.33%
Nottinghamshire -18 2 £26,250 +22.09%
Support Technician
England

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 East Midlands region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
4 9 (29.03%) Wireless
5 8 (25.81%) LAN
5 8 (25.81%) Linux
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 8 (25.81%) WAN
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (22.58%) Unix
6 7 (22.58%) Project Management
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
6 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
6 7 (22.58%) Change Management
6 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
8 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (12.90%) MS Office
9 4 (12.90%) Citrix
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
10 3 (9.68%) DHCP
10 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
10 3 (9.68%) SLA

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Wireless
2 8 (25.81%) LAN
2 8 (25.81%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) PBX
6 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) EPoS
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
4 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Change Management
1 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Software Audit
4 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCITP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Lotus
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) HP