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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 223 219 240
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 31 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.55% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 42
Median salary £25,000 £27,500 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £31,800 £28,350
UK excluding London median salary £23,750 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +4.34%
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
6257 6926 7773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.70% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5090 5783 6357
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +3 12 £33,000 +10.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £23,250 -7.00% 3
Essex +8 5 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Bedfordshire -1 3 £26,000 +98.01%
Suffolk -7 2 £26,500 -3.63% 1
Norfolk -21 1 £21,500 +4.87%
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 55 (76.39%) Windows
2 42 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
4 28 (38.89%) Windows Server
5 25 (34.72%) MS Exchange
6 23 (31.94%) Office 365
7 22 (30.56%) MS Excel
8 18 (25.00%) MS Office
9 13 (18.06%) Linux
9 13 (18.06%) Citrix
9 13 (18.06%) Firewall
9 13 (18.06%) Hyper-V
10 12 (16.67%) Mac OS X
10 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 12 (16.67%) Driving Licence
11 11 (15.28%) VMware
12 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (13.89%) VPN
12 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
13 9 (12.50%) ITIL
13 9 (12.50%) SQL
13 9 (12.50%) Apple
14 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
14 8 (11.11%) Android
14 8 (11.11%) Data Protection
14 8 (11.11%) Google
14 8 (11.11%) Cisco
14 8 (11.11%) G Suite
14 8 (11.11%) iPad
14 8 (11.11%) Apple iOS

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 (34.72%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 18 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.39%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.39%) Sage 50
1 1 (1.39%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) Office 365
2 8 (11.11%) G Suite
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.56%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) Firewall
2 12 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.89%) VPN
4 5 (6.94%) DNS
4 5 (6.94%) Wireless
5 4 (5.56%) DHCP
5 4 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (5.56%) SAN
5 4 (5.56%) Unified Communications
6 3 (4.17%) Broadband
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) Network Security
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
6 3 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.78%) Internet
7 2 (2.78%) ISDN
8 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.39%) MS Access
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
1 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 3 (4.17%) jQuery
2 2 (2.78%) HTML
2 2 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 8 (11.11%) iPad
3 7 (9.72%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.72%) iPhone
4 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) e-Health
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.39%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 55 (76.39%) Windows
2 28 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.06%) Linux
4 12 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (11.11%) Android
6 8 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.50%) ITIL
2 8 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 5 (6.94%) Time Management
4 4 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 4 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (5.56%) Web Filtering
5 3 (4.17%) E-Procurement
6 2 (2.78%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.78%) ERP
6 2 (2.78%) High Availability
6 2 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.78%) Line Management
6 2 (2.78%) Network Design
6 2 (2.78%) Network Management
6 2 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.78%) Project Management
6 2 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) C#
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) A+ Certification
2 4 (5.56%) CCNA
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.17%) MCSE
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.78%) CCNP
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
4 2 (2.78%) JNCIA
4 2 (2.78%) JNCIE
4 2 (2.78%) JNCIP
4 2 (2.78%) JNCIS
4 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (43.06%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.06%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.06%) Citrix
3 11 (15.28%) VMware
4 9 (12.50%) Apple
5 8 (11.11%) Cisco
5 8 (11.11%) Google
6 6 (8.33%) HP
6 6 (8.33%) Veeam
7 4 (5.56%) Dell
7 4 (5.56%) NetApp
8 3 (4.17%) Aruba
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle
8 3 (4.17%) Sage
9 2 (2.78%) Juniper
9 2 (2.78%) Kaspersky
9 2 (2.78%) Mitel
9 2 (2.78%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.39%) BT
10 1 (1.39%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.39%) Sophos
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