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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 217 215 235
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 29 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.80% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.82% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 54 44
Median salary £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -6.52%
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
6313 7538 7993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.02% 97.38% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5385 6274 6690
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +19 8 £23,000 -16.36% 1
Bedfordshire +4 8 £20,500 -
Essex +12 5 £30,250 -10.37% 1
Suffolk +11 4 £28,000 +55.55% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 3 £32,500 +47.72% 1
Norfolk -1 1 £19,000 -22.44%
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 16 (34.78%) MS Exchange
5 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
6 13 (28.26%) MS Office
6 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
7 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
8 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (17.39%) Office 365
9 8 (17.39%) ITIL
10 7 (15.22%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
10 7 (15.22%) Citrix
10 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
10 7 (15.22%) Apple
10 7 (15.22%) VMware
11 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
11 6 (13.04%) Firewall
11 6 (13.04%) SQL
12 5 (10.87%) A+ Certification
12 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
12 5 (10.87%) Mac OS X
12 5 (10.87%) Android
12 5 (10.87%) iPhone
12 5 (10.87%) iPad
12 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
12 5 (10.87%) Google
12 5 (10.87%) Google Apps

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 16 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
1 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
2 5 (10.87%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (13.04%) Firewall
3 4 (8.70%) SAN
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) RS-232
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.17%) Electronics
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Front Office
1 1 (2.17%) Games
1 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.87%) iPad
2 5 (10.87%) iPhone
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.35%) AS400
4 2 (4.35%) CMDB
4 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.35%) iSeries
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.17%) CCTV
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.87%) Android
7 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
7 5 (10.87%) Mac OS X
8 3 (6.52%) Linux
9 2 (4.35%) AIX
9 2 (4.35%) OS/400
9 2 (4.35%) Unix
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.17%) CentOS
10 1 (2.17%) Solaris
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.35%) High Availability
4 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.17%) ERP
5 1 (2.17%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) A+ Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) PowerHA
4 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Apple
2 7 (15.22%) Citrix
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Google
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) Mitel
6 1 (2.17%) BT
6 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.17%) Lotus
6 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard
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