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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 163 148 182
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 15 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.47% 1.16% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.19% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 17
Average salary £23,000 £22,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £19,000 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £25,050 £26,200
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,250 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -3.26%
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
3100 3608 3723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 97.12% 97.04% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2527 2962 3065
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram 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 1 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
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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 -2 9 £23,000 -1.07% 1
Derbyshire -3 3 £22,000 +15.78% 1
Leicestershire +6 1 £33,000 +48.31%
Northamptonshire +3 1 - -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) MS Office
5 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
5 5 (19.23%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.69%) LAN
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
7 2 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
7 2 (7.69%) VBScript
7 2 (7.69%) VB
7 2 (7.69%) .NET
7 2 (7.69%) C#
7 2 (7.69%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
1 1 (3.85%) Law
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.69%) Xbox
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) CCTV
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) EPoS
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) ERP
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (7.69%) Network Management
3 2 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (3.85%) Case Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Email Filtering
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) OOP
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) VB
2 2 (7.69%) VB6
2 2 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) HND
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Sage
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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