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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 168 141 170
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 13 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.98% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.02% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 3
Average salary £21,750 £22,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £20,000 £16,400
10% offered a salary of more than £26,622 £27,500 £25,600
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +2.24%
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
3557 3128 3178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.40% 95.39% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2980 2675 2761
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,106
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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
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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 +8 7 £22,500 +12.50%
Derbyshire -10 3 £19,500 -18.75%
Lincolnshire +3 1 - -
Leicestershire -15 1 £23,000 +2.22% 3
Northamptonshire -26 1 £23,217 -15.57% 1
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 9 (32.14%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) IIS
5 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.00%) MS Office
6 7 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) XSL
7 6 (21.43%) HTML
7 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 6 (21.43%) VBScript
7 6 (21.43%) VB
8 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
8 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
8 5 (17.86%) VB6
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco
9 4 (14.29%) Office 365
9 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 4 (14.29%) WAN
9 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 4 (14.29%) LAN
9 4 (14.29%) .NET
9 4 (14.29%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 9 (32.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Lync
3 1 (3.57%) Site Server
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) FTP
5 1 (3.57%) WLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) PABX
5 1 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) XML
1 6 (21.43%) XSL
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Xbox
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) OOP
5 1 (3.57%) OO
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 6 (21.43%) VBScript
3 6 (21.43%) VB
4 5 (17.86%) VB6
5 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) HND
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
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