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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 125 170 157
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 41 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.21% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 8
Average salary £22,500 £20,750 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,775 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £22,200 £24,150
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £23,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +9.30%
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
3252 3566 2911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.18% 95.37% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2946 2510
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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 +17 21 £24,000 +11.62%
Northamptonshire +3 7 £25,000 +32.45% 1
Lincolnshire -1 7 £20,000 -2.43% 1
Derbyshire +16 5 £22,000 -5.37% 2
Leicestershire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 61 (85.92%) Windows
2 57 (80.28%) Active Directory
3 52 (73.24%) Microsoft
4 32 (45.07%) MS Office
5 30 (42.25%) TCP/IP
5 30 (42.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (39.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (38.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
9 24 (33.80%) Lync
10 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (28.17%) Internet
11 20 (28.17%) DNS
11 20 (28.17%) UNIX
11 20 (28.17%) VMware
11 20 (28.17%) Windows 8
12 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
13 17 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (22.54%) Windows XP
15 15 (21.13%) SQL
15 15 (21.13%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (21.13%) Office 365
16 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (19.72%) Oracle
16 14 (19.72%) MS Exchange
16 14 (19.72%) ITIL
16 14 (19.72%) DHCP
17 13 (18.31%) ADSL
17 13 (18.31%) Broadband
17 13 (18.31%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (33.80%) Lync
2 14 (19.72%) MS Exchange
3 13 (18.31%) IIS
3 13 (18.31%) Apache
3 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
3 13 (18.31%) SharePoint
4 10 (14.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (45.07%) MS Office
2 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (42.25%) TCP/IP
2 20 (28.17%) Internet
2 20 (28.17%) DNS
3 14 (19.72%) DHCP
4 13 (18.31%) ADSL
4 13 (18.31%) Broadband
5 9 (12.68%) LAN
6 6 (8.45%) Firewall
7 5 (7.04%) WAN
8 3 (4.23%) VPN
9 2 (2.82%) VoIP
10 1 (1.41%) Wireless
10 1 (1.41%) VLAN
10 1 (1.41%) NAS
10 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (5.63%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) HTML
2 5 (7.04%) .NET
2 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) XML
3 2 (2.82%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.41%) EPoS
1 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.41%) VLE
1 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (1.41%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 61 (85.92%) Windows
2 30 (42.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (39.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (38.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (28.17%) Windows 8
5 20 (28.17%) UNIX
6 16 (22.54%) Windows XP
7 13 (18.31%) Solaris
7 13 (18.31%) Linux
8 12 (16.90%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) ITIL
2 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
3 3 (4.23%) Time Management
3 3 (4.23%) Line Management
4 1 (1.41%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (1.41%) Change Management
4 1 (1.41%) Logistics
4 1 (1.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.04%) C#
4 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.63%) VB
5 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.82%) VB6
5 2 (2.82%) VBScript
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.90%) MCP
3 6 (8.45%) MCTS
3 6 (8.45%) MCITP
4 5 (7.04%) MCSA
5 3 (4.23%) Degree
6 2 (2.82%) HND
6 2 (2.82%) MCSE
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.41%) MCDST
7 1 (1.41%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (80.28%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.86%) vSphere
4 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.23%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.41%) DameWare
2 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 52 (73.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.17%) VMware
3 14 (19.72%) Oracle
4 13 (18.31%) EMC
5 8 (11.27%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.82%) Sage
7 1 (1.41%) Symantec
7 1 (1.41%) Sophos
7 1 (1.41%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix
7 1 (1.41%) Google
7 1 (1.41%) Veeam
7 1 (1.41%) Spiceworks
7 1 (1.41%) Aerohive Networks
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