The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 197 220 218
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 62 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 0.56% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.59% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 52 45 34
Average salary £23,000 £25,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.80% +8.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -2.08%
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
7165 7632 7290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 95.76% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5983 6377 6257
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
Bedfordshire +18 20 £20,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +5 16 £25,250 -11.40% 1
Essex -2 12 £33,750 +25.00% 1
Norfolk +5 8 £22,750 +1.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +8 5 £19,000 -26.92%
Suffolk -4 1 £18,000 -20.00%
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 60 (53.10%) Microsoft
2 49 (43.36%) Windows
3 31 (27.43%) Android
3 31 (27.43%) Apple iOS
4 28 (24.78%) Active Directory
5 26 (23.01%) A+ Certification
6 25 (22.12%) Mac OS X
6 25 (22.12%) Apple
6 25 (22.12%) Blackberry
6 25 (22.12%) iPhone
6 25 (22.12%) iPad
7 22 (19.47%) Windows 7
7 22 (19.47%) MS Office
8 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
9 17 (15.04%) SQL
10 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
11 14 (12.39%) Windows 8
12 13 (11.50%) Linux
13 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
14 11 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (9.73%) Office 365
15 9 (7.96%) VLAN
15 9 (7.96%) Citrix
15 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
15 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
16 8 (7.08%) SLA
16 8 (7.08%) VMware
17 7 (6.19%) Business Analysis
17 7 (6.19%) Cisco
17 7 (6.19%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.77%) IIS
7 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (19.47%) MS Office
2 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.77%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.77%) InDesign
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.96%) VLAN
3 7 (6.19%) LAN
4 6 (5.31%) WAN
4 6 (5.31%) VPN
4 6 (5.31%) SAN
5 5 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (3.54%) Wireless
6 4 (3.54%) Firewall
6 4 (3.54%) DNS
7 3 (2.65%) DHCP
7 3 (2.65%) PBX
7 3 (2.65%) IPv4
8 2 (1.77%) FTP
8 2 (1.77%) SSL
9 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) MySQL
3 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (4.42%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.12%) Blackberry
1 25 (22.12%) iPhone
1 25 (22.12%) iPad
2 6 (5.31%) iSeries
2 6 (5.31%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.65%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.65%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) AS400
5 1 (0.88%) Social Network
5 1 (0.88%) FMCG
5 1 (0.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 49 (43.36%) Windows
2 31 (27.43%) Android
2 31 (27.43%) Apple iOS
3 25 (22.12%) Mac OS X
4 22 (19.47%) Windows 7
5 14 (12.39%) Windows 8
6 13 (11.50%) Linux
7 6 (5.31%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.54%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.65%) UNIX
10 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.65%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (6.19%) Business Analysis
3 6 (5.31%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (3.54%) ITIL
4 4 (3.54%) Software Deployment
5 3 (2.65%) Straight-Through Processing
5 3 (2.65%) Workflow
5 3 (2.65%) Change Management
5 3 (2.65%) Network Design
5 3 (2.65%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (2.65%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (2.65%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (2.65%) Software Licensing
5 3 (2.65%) Server Building
5 3 (2.65%) Wealth Management
6 2 (1.77%) Time Management
6 2 (1.77%) High Availability
6 2 (1.77%) Asset Management
7 1 (0.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (0.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.04%) SQL
2 6 (5.31%) C
3 2 (1.77%) Java
3 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.88%) COBOL
4 1 (0.88%) C-shell
4 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (23.01%) A+ Certification
2 7 (6.19%) Degree
3 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) MCP
5 1 (0.88%) MCSE
5 1 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (24.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (53.10%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.12%) Apple
3 9 (7.96%) Citrix
4 8 (7.08%) VMware
5 7 (6.19%) Cisco
6 2 (1.77%) Adobe
6 2 (1.77%) Remedy
6 2 (1.77%) BT
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle
7 1 (0.88%) WatchGuard
7 1 (0.88%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.88%) Lotus
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
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