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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Technician
UK / England
Rank 722 789 716
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -73
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 100 131 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87 113 162
Median salary £22,274 £23,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% -4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-8.51% -

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
75792 90914 94848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.49% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63313 77082 79102
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
East of England +41 27 £21,000 -32.80% 2
South West +26 16 £22,500 -22.41% 2
South East +53 15 £22,637 +0.60% 11
London +48 14 £26,000 +4.00% 2
Yorkshire +26 13 £21,000 -4.54% 5
West Midlands +23 8 £23,000 -2.12% 5
North West -41 4 £23,000 +10.84% 5
East Midlands +6 3 £21,500 -41.09% 2
IT Support Technician
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 219 (77.39%) Windows
2 165 (58.30%) Active Directory
3 122 (43.11%) Windows Server
4 110 (38.87%) Microsoft
5 88 (31.10%) Windows 7
6 87 (30.74%) VMware
7 83 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 73 (25.80%) Windows 10
8 73 (25.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 73 (25.80%) MS Exchange
9 68 (24.03%) Windows 8
10 58 (20.49%) MS Excel
11 57 (20.14%) LAN
11 57 (20.14%) WAN
11 57 (20.14%) Office 365
12 56 (19.79%) Hyper-V
13 52 (18.37%) TCP/IP
13 52 (18.37%) MS Office
14 51 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
15 42 (14.84%) Wi-Fi
15 42 (14.84%) DNS
16 35 (12.37%) Citrix
17 33 (11.66%) VLAN
18 32 (11.31%) ITIL
19 31 (10.95%) VPN
19 31 (10.95%) DHCP
20 26 (9.19%) Microsoft Certification
21 25 (8.83%) Cisco
21 25 (8.83%) Firewall
22 23 (8.13%) HP

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 73 (25.80%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (7.42%) SharePoint
4 20 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (3.53%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.12%) IIS
7 4 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.35%) Apache
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 58 (20.49%) MS Excel
2 52 (18.37%) MS Office
3 5 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.35%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.12%) Sage X3
2 5 (1.77%) Line 50
3 2 (0.71%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.35%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 57 (20.14%) Office 365
2 9 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.47%) OneDrive
4 5 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.77%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.41%) Dropbox
5 4 (1.41%) G Suite
5 4 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (20.14%) LAN
1 57 (20.14%) WAN
2 52 (18.37%) TCP/IP
3 42 (14.84%) DNS
3 42 (14.84%) Wi-Fi
4 33 (11.66%) VLAN
5 31 (10.95%) DHCP
5 31 (10.95%) VPN
6 25 (8.83%) Firewall
7 20 (7.07%) Wireless
8 19 (6.71%) VoIP
9 13 (4.59%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (4.24%) Internet
11 10 (3.53%) SAN
12 9 (3.18%) Skype
13 5 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.77%) MPLS
14 4 (1.41%) BIG-IP
14 4 (1.41%) FTP
15 3 (1.06%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.77%) Power BI
2 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.35%) MySQL
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (6.71%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.36%) Manufacturing
3 15 (5.30%) Finance
4 8 (2.83%) Law
5 6 (2.12%) Marketing
5 6 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.77%) Retail
7 4 (1.41%) Legal
8 3 (1.06%) Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.71%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.12%) Web Services
2 3 (1.06%) HTML
3 2 (0.71%) .NET
4 1 (0.35%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.35%) CSS
4 1 (0.35%) jQuery
4 1 (0.35%) JSON
4 1 (0.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.77%) Driving Licence
2 18 (6.36%) iPad
3 9 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.47%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.12%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.77%) Biotechnology
7 4 (1.41%) iPhone
8 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.71%) AS400
9 2 (0.71%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.71%) Handset
10 1 (0.35%) CCTV
10 1 (0.35%) Clustering
10 1 (0.35%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.35%) EPoS
10 1 (0.35%) FMCG
10 1 (0.35%) Life Science
10 1 (0.35%) Replication
10 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 219 (77.39%) Windows
2 122 (43.11%) Windows Server
3 88 (31.10%) Windows 7
4 83 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (25.80%) Windows 10
5 73 (25.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (24.03%) Windows 8
7 20 (7.07%) Linux
8 12 (4.24%) Unix
9 10 (3.53%) Apple iOS
9 10 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.18%) Android
10 9 (3.18%) Mac OS X
11 8 (2.83%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.06%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.35%) AIX
14 1 (0.35%) CentOS
14 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (11.31%) ITIL
2 14 (4.95%) Change Management
3 11 (3.89%) CRM
4 9 (3.18%) Project Management
5 8 (2.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (2.83%) Email Filtering
5 8 (2.83%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (2.83%) Web Filtering
6 7 (2.47%) Case Management
6 7 (2.47%) Service Delivery
6 7 (2.47%) Time Management
7 6 (2.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (1.77%) Asset Management
8 5 (1.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (1.77%) ERP
8 5 (1.77%) Incident Management
8 5 (1.77%) Migration
9 4 (1.41%) Mentoring
9 4 (1.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.06%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.13%) SQL
2 6 (2.12%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.77%) PHP
4 4 (1.41%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.41%) Python
5 2 (0.71%) RPG
5 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.71%) VBScript
6 1 (0.35%) C
6 1 (0.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (9.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.13%) Degree
3 16 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.30%) MCSE
5 14 (4.95%) MCP
6 11 (3.89%) CCNA
6 11 (3.89%) MCSA
7 7 (2.47%) MCITP
8 5 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (1.77%) MCTS
9 4 (1.41%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.41%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.06%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.24%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 165 (58.30%) Active Directory
2 56 (19.79%) Hyper-V
3 51 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.41%) Samba
4 4 (1.41%) vSphere
5 3 (1.06%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.06%) XenApp
6 2 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (1.77%) Backup Exec
1 5 (1.77%) NetBackup
1 5 (1.77%) PaperCut
2 3 (1.06%) SCCM
3 2 (0.71%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.71%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) SCOM
4 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 110 (38.87%) Microsoft
2 87 (30.74%) VMware
3 35 (12.37%) Citrix
4 25 (8.83%) Cisco
5 23 (8.13%) HP
6 10 (3.53%) Dell
7 8 (2.83%) Apple
8 7 (2.47%) Sage
9 5 (1.77%) Adobe
9 5 (1.77%) Meraki
9 5 (1.77%) Remedy
9 5 (1.77%) Siemens
10 4 (1.41%) F5
10 4 (1.41%) Google
11 3 (1.06%) Infor
11 3 (1.06%) Veeam
12 2 (0.71%) Polycom
12 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.71%) SAP
12 2 (0.71%) Symantec
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 per annum
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