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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 245 249 269
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 36 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 9
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £22,400 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 13 £30,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 9 £17,500 - 3
Essex -30 7 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Hertfordshire +13 5 £30,000 +22.44%
Bedfordshire -11 1 £21,000 -6.66%
Suffolk -13 1 £19,000 -13.63% 1
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
3 28 (50.00%) MS Office
3 28 (50.00%) Windows
4 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (26.79%) VMware
6 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 12 (21.43%) MCSE
8 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
8 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (19.64%) Windows 8
9 10 (17.86%) Data Protection
9 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (17.86%) Data Security
9 10 (17.86%) Knowledge Management
9 10 (17.86%) Degree
9 10 (17.86%) Blackberry
9 10 (17.86%) CCNA
9 10 (17.86%) Citrix
10 9 (16.07%) JOnAS
11 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 8 (14.29%) MCP
12 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
13 5 (8.93%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (8.93%) QA
13 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.07%) JOnAS
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (50.00%) MS Office
2 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 4 (7.14%) Network Security
2 4 (7.14%) DNS
2 4 (7.14%) SAN
3 3 (5.36%) LAN
3 3 (5.36%) VLAN
4 2 (3.57%) NAS
4 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.57%) WAN
4 2 (3.57%) DHCP
4 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) Intranet
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) SSL
5 1 (1.79%) VPN
5 1 (1.79%) ISDN
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) J2EE
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.93%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
3 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.79%) AS400
3 1 (1.79%) SecurID
3 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (19.64%) Windows 8
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.36%) Linux
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
7 1 (1.79%) Android
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Data Protection
1 10 (17.86%) Data Security
1 10 (17.86%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
2 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
3 4 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (5.36%) Service Management
4 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.79%) Regression Testing
5 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.79%) CRM
5 1 (1.79%) ERP
5 1 (1.79%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.79%) Test Strategy
5 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.79%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VBA
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) C#
2 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (21.43%) MCSE
3 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (17.86%) Degree
4 10 (17.86%) CCNA
5 8 (14.29%) MCP
6 4 (7.14%) MCTS
7 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.79%) HND
8 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 30 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) vSphere
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) Sage
5 1 (1.79%) McAfee
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) Dell
5 1 (1.79%) Sun
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.79%) LANDesk
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Salary: £14000.00 - £14500.00 per annum
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