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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 207 232 224
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 34 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.46% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.48% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 47
Median salary £26,750 £22,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,800 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,000 £29,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,900 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -0.43%
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
5979 6946 7465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.14% 96.03% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4974 5902 6067
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +20 17 £30,000 - 4
Bedfordshire +11 5 £20,500 -6.81% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 5 £22,000 - 3
Suffolk - 4 £26,250 -
Norfolk -20 2 £25,250 +20.23%
Essex -1 1 £28,000 -6.66%
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 43 (69.35%) Microsoft
3 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 25 (40.32%) MS Exchange
5 22 (35.48%) Windows Server
6 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
6 20 (32.26%) MS Office
7 17 (27.42%) Office 365
8 15 (24.19%) Linux
9 14 (22.58%) Citrix
10 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (17.74%) Hyper-V
11 11 (17.74%) VMware
11 11 (17.74%) Mac OS X
12 10 (16.13%) Apple
12 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
13 9 (14.52%) Android
13 9 (14.52%) Firewall
13 9 (14.52%) SQL
13 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
14 8 (12.90%) Google Apps
14 8 (12.90%) Windows XP
14 8 (12.90%) ITIL
14 8 (12.90%) A+ Certification
14 8 (12.90%) Blackberry
14 8 (12.90%) iPhone
14 8 (12.90%) iPad
14 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS
14 8 (12.90%) Google
15 7 (11.29%) VPN

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 25 (40.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
1 20 (32.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.42%) Office 365
2 8 (12.90%) Google Apps
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) Firewall
1 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.29%) VPN
3 5 (8.06%) DNS
3 5 (8.06%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (8.06%) SAN
4 4 (6.45%) DHCP
5 3 (4.84%) Unified Communications
5 3 (4.84%) Wireless
6 2 (3.23%) Internet
6 2 (3.23%) LAN
6 2 (3.23%) WAN
7 1 (1.61%) Broadband
7 1 (1.61%) Network Security
7 1 (1.61%) RS-232
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Games
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Blackberry
1 8 (12.90%) iPad
1 8 (12.90%) iPhone
2 7 (11.29%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 22 (35.48%) Windows Server
3 15 (24.19%) Linux
4 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (17.74%) Mac OS X
6 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
7 9 (14.52%) Android
8 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS
8 8 (12.90%) Windows XP
9 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (3.23%) AIX
11 2 (3.23%) Unix
11 2 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.61%) CentOS
12 1 (1.61%) Solaris
12 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) ITIL
2 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
2 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
2 3 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (4.84%) Time Management
2 3 (4.84%) Web Filtering
3 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
3 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
3 2 (3.23%) ITIL V3
3 2 (3.23%) Line Management
3 2 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.23%) Project Management
3 2 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.61%) Migration
4 1 (1.61%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.61%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) A+ Certification
2 4 (6.45%) MCSE
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) CCNP
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) MCP
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.74%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.23%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (69.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) Citrix
3 11 (17.74%) VMware
4 10 (16.13%) Apple
5 8 (12.90%) Google
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco
6 5 (8.06%) Veeam
7 3 (4.84%) Aruba
7 3 (4.84%) Dell
7 3 (4.84%) HP
7 3 (4.84%) NetApp
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle
8 2 (3.23%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.23%) Mitel
8 2 (3.23%) Sage
8 2 (3.23%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.61%) BT
9 1 (1.61%) Sophos
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