The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 233 224 255
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 14 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.71% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.73% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 50 37
Median salary £23,000 £23,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% -7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £20,500 £16,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6312 7375 8237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.93% 97.62% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5311 6071 6854
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Support Technician
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in the East of England

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in the East of England

Support Technician
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
(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
Hertfordshire +13 7 £23,000 -16.36% 2
Bedfordshire -14 3 £42,500 +107.31% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 2 £35,500 +29.09% 1
Norfolk +13 1 £19,000 -
Essex +4 1 £22,000 -34.81% 1
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 of England region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 13 (36.11%) MS Office
5 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
7 9 (25.00%) ITIL
7 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
9 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.89%) Citrix
9 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
9 5 (13.89%) Firewall
10 4 (11.11%) VMware
10 4 (11.11%) SLA
10 4 (11.11%) SAN
10 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.11%) SQL
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (8.33%) Office 365
11 3 (8.33%) Fat Client
11 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 3 (8.33%) Linux
11 3 (8.33%) DNS
11 3 (8.33%) Cisco
11 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (8.33%) Thin Client
11 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (8.33%) Blackberry

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Office
2 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) SAN
2 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.78%) RS-232
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.78%) Electronics
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Front Office
1 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.56%) AS400
3 2 (5.56%) CMDB
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) iSeries
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) CCTV
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Linux
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.56%) AIX
7 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.56%) OS/400
7 2 (5.56%) Unix
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) CentOS
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.56%) High Availability
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) ERP
5 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) PowerHA
2 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Citrix
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.78%) Lotus
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