The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Technician
Rank 805 787 810
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 104 158 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 97 131 143
Median salary £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £31,700 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
IT Support Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93119 101042 107544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.53% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79018 83306 88027
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured IT Support Technician in the job title.

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in England

IT Support Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IT Support Technician Salary Histogram in England

IT Support Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
South East +26 38 £20,500 - 3
London -18 21 £25,500 -1.92% 4
Yorkshire +14 12 £22,750 +13.75% 8
North West +24 11 £23,000 -6.84% 7
South West -16 8 £21,750 -3.33%
East Midlands -1 6 £30,000 +44.57% 1
West Midlands -22 4 £23,500 -5.05% 3
East of England 0 3 £26,000 +8.33% 2
North East -1 1 £19,000 -
IT Support Technician
UK

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT 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 England region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 195 (78.31%) Windows
2 170 (68.27%) Active Directory
3 117 (46.99%) Microsoft
4 110 (44.18%) MS Office
5 94 (37.75%) Windows Server
6 93 (37.35%) Windows 7
7 83 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 77 (30.92%) MS Exchange
9 71 (28.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 65 (26.10%) VMware
11 54 (21.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 48 (19.28%) ITIL
13 47 (18.88%) Windows 8
14 39 (15.66%) Citrix
15 36 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
16 34 (13.65%) Firewall
17 33 (13.25%) Windows XP
18 32 (12.85%) VPN
19 31 (12.45%) LAN
20 30 (12.05%) DNS
21 28 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
21 28 (11.24%) DHCP
21 28 (11.24%) Office 365
22 26 (10.44%) Linux
22 26 (10.44%) SQL Server
22 26 (10.44%) Hyper-V
22 26 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2010
23 25 (10.04%) WAN
24 24 (9.64%) SharePoint
25 23 (9.24%) MCP

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 77 (30.92%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (9.64%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.81%) IIS
5 7 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.81%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 110 (44.18%) MS Office
2 83 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 16 (6.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.80%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.24%) Office 365
2 9 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.01%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.20%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.65%) Firewall
2 32 (12.85%) VPN
3 31 (12.45%) LAN
4 30 (12.05%) DNS
5 28 (11.24%) DHCP
6 25 (10.04%) WAN
7 20 (8.03%) VoIP
8 19 (7.63%) Wireless
9 18 (7.23%) TCP/IP
10 17 (6.83%) Internet
11 16 (6.43%) FTP
12 15 (6.02%) Remote Desktop
13 14 (5.62%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (5.22%) NAS
15 12 (4.82%) SAN
16 6 (2.41%) Skype
17 5 (2.01%) VLAN
18 4 (1.61%) IP Telephony
19 3 (1.20%) IPv4
19 3 (1.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.02%) MySQL
3 4 (1.61%) MS Access
3 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Ant
General
1 9 (3.61%) Finance
2 6 (2.41%) Banking
2 6 (2.41%) Law
3 5 (2.01%) Retail
3 5 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.61%) Marketing
5 3 (1.20%) Back Office
5 3 (1.20%) Electronics
5 3 (1.20%) Legal
5 3 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.80%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.01%) Web Services
2 4 (1.61%) HTML
3 3 (1.20%) CSS
4 2 (0.80%) .NET
4 2 (0.80%) CSS3
4 2 (0.80%) HTML5
5 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.40%) EDI
5 1 (0.40%) jQuery
5 1 (0.40%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.03%) Driving Licence
3 12 (4.82%) iPhone
4 11 (4.42%) EPoS
5 9 (3.61%) iPad
6 8 (3.21%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.21%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.21%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.61%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Licensing
7 4 (1.61%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.80%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.80%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.40%) CCTV
10 1 (0.40%) iDTV
10 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.40%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 195 (78.31%) Windows
2 94 (37.75%) Windows Server
3 93 (37.35%) Windows 7
4 71 (28.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (21.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (18.88%) Windows 8
7 33 (13.25%) Windows XP
8 26 (10.44%) Linux
9 22 (8.84%) Windows 10
9 22 (8.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (6.02%) Mac OS
11 14 (5.62%) Android
12 9 (3.61%) Apple iOS
13 8 (3.21%) Windows Phone
14 4 (1.61%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.80%) Unix
16 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.40%) OS/400
17 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.28%) ITIL
2 19 (7.63%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (6.83%) ERP
4 14 (5.62%) Mentoring
5 11 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (4.42%) CRM
5 11 (4.42%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (3.21%) Migration
6 8 (3.21%) Performance Improvement
7 7 (2.81%) Email Filtering
7 7 (2.81%) Service Management
7 7 (2.81%) Web Filtering
8 6 (2.41%) Data Protection
9 5 (2.01%) Software Deployment
9 5 (2.01%) Time Management
10 4 (1.61%) Network Management
10 4 (1.61%) Service Delivery
10 4 (1.61%) Software Licensing
11 3 (1.20%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.84%) SQL
2 16 (6.43%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.61%) C
4 8 (3.21%) VBScript
5 5 (2.01%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.80%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.40%) C#
8 1 (0.40%) Java
8 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (9.24%) Degree
2 23 (9.24%) MCP
3 18 (7.23%) MCSE
4 14 (5.62%) MCSA
5 12 (4.82%) DBS Check
6 5 (2.01%) HND
6 5 (2.01%) MCITP
6 5 (2.01%) Server+ Certification
7 4 (1.61%) MCTS
8 3 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.80%) CCNA
9 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.43%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 170 (68.27%) Active Directory
2 36 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (10.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.61%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.20%) XenApp
6 2 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (5.62%) SCCM
2 12 (4.82%) Backup Exec
2 12 (4.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.01%) Windows Intune
4 4 (1.61%) cPanel
4 4 (1.61%) Plesk
5 3 (1.20%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 117 (46.99%) Microsoft
2 65 (26.10%) VMware
3 39 (15.66%) Citrix
4 17 (6.83%) Apple
5 16 (6.43%) Dell
6 15 (6.02%) Symantec
7 14 (5.62%) Cisco
8 11 (4.42%) Synology
9 9 (3.61%) Veeam
10 8 (3.21%) Intel Security
10 8 (3.21%) Progress
11 7 (2.81%) HP
11 7 (2.81%) SYSPRO
12 6 (2.41%) Avaya
13 5 (2.01%) Sage
13 5 (2.01%) SonicWALL
13 5 (2.01%) WatchGuard
14 4 (1.61%) Meraki
14 4 (1.61%) Supermicro
15 3 (1.20%) Sophos
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