The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 221 225 227
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 44 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 38
Average salary £25,750 £23,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.57% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,600 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7624 7256 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 94.54% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6369 6220 6978
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(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
Cambridgeshire +6 11 £26,000 +14.28% 1
Hertfordshire -7 11 £28,500 +12.87% 2
Essex -6 8 £29,500 -23.87%
Norfolk +13 6 £22,500 - 1
Bedfordshire -4 6 £20,500 -11.15%
Suffolk +5 2 £22,500 +25.00%
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 56 (67.47%) Microsoft
2 52 (62.65%) Windows
3 44 (53.01%) MS Office
4 32 (38.55%) Active Directory
5 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
6 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
6 22 (26.51%) VMware
7 21 (25.30%) Citrix
8 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (18.07%) Windows 7
9 15 (18.07%) Windows XP
10 14 (16.87%) ITIL
11 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
13 9 (10.84%) DNS
13 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
13 9 (10.84%) Blackberry
13 9 (10.84%) Windows 8
14 8 (9.64%) vSphere
15 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (8.43%) MCSE
16 6 (7.23%) SQL
16 6 (7.23%) MCP
16 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
16 6 (7.23%) iPhone
16 6 (7.23%) Network Security
16 6 (7.23%) VLAN
16 6 (7.23%) QA

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.02%) JOnAS
3 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (53.01%) MS Office
2 23 (27.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.84%) DNS
3 6 (7.23%) IP Telephony
3 6 (7.23%) VLAN
3 6 (7.23%) Network Security
4 4 (4.82%) Firewall
4 4 (4.82%) DHCP
5 2 (2.41%) VoIP
5 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.41%) SAN
5 2 (2.41%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) VPN
6 1 (1.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) HTML
1 1 (1.20%) .NET
1 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.20%) EDI
1 1 (1.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Blackberry
2 6 (7.23%) iPhone
3 5 (6.02%) Replication
4 4 (4.82%) iPad
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) AS400
6 1 (1.20%) Clustering
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (62.65%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (18.07%) Windows 7
3 15 (18.07%) Windows XP
4 9 (10.84%) Windows 8
5 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.82%) Android
6 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
6 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) ITIL
2 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
3 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
3 5 (6.02%) Software Testing
3 5 (6.02%) Data Protection
4 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.82%) Service Management
5 3 (3.61%) Data Security
5 3 (3.61%) CRM
5 3 (3.61%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (2.41%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.20%) Information Governance
7 1 (1.20%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.20%) ERP
7 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.20%) E-business
7 1 (1.20%) Information Management
7 1 (1.20%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) VBA
3 1 (1.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.43%) MCSE
3 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.23%) MCP
4 5 (6.02%) Degree
5 4 (4.82%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.82%) CCNA
5 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.20%) MCSA
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.20%) MCITP
6 1 (1.20%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (38.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.64%) vSphere
3 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.02%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.61%) XenApp
6 2 (2.41%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (67.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.51%) VMware
3 21 (25.30%) Citrix
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco
4 4 (4.82%) Apple
5 2 (2.41%) Sage
5 2 (2.41%) Symantec
5 2 (2.41%) McAfee
5 2 (2.41%) Sophos
5 2 (2.41%) Veritas
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.20%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.20%) Veeam
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Salary: £0 - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £24k - 32k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago