The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 31 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 Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 113 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.28% 0.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £19,500 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1393 788 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.51% 96.57% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 710 860
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Support Technician
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the East Sussex region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in East Sussex

Support Technician
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 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
Brighton -26 4 £19,500 -20.40% 2
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 21 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) Agresso

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Agresso
General
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
1 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago