The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Technician
Rank 776 774 809
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 98 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.070% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.074% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 92 67 61
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support Technician
UK

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London -27 27 £26,750 -17.69% 4
East of England +7 19 £25,000 +19.04% 1
South East -25 18 £20,500 -11.82% 6
North West +5 10 £24,500 -2.00% 2
Yorkshire -31 10 £20,500 +7.89% 3
West Midlands -6 5 £18,000 -22.58% 1
East Midlands - 5 £23,000 - 2
South West -19 3 £22,500 -4.25% 1
North East - 1 £20,000 - 2
IT Support Technician
UK

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title.

1 187 (83.11%) Windows
2 139 (61.78%) Microsoft
3 119 (52.89%) Windows 7
4 118 (52.44%) Active Directory
5 98 (43.56%) MS Office
6 82 (36.44%) MS Exchange
7 66 (29.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (26.67%) VMware
9 52 (23.11%) Windows 8
10 49 (21.78%) MS Excel
11 44 (19.56%) TCP/IP
12 43 (19.11%) Windows XP
13 38 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 34 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 31 (13.78%) DNS
17 30 (13.33%) VPN
17 30 (13.33%) Degree
18 29 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2010
19 28 (12.44%) Hyper-V
19 28 (12.44%) Cisco
20 27 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 26 (11.56%) SQL Server
22 23 (10.22%) ITIL
22 23 (10.22%) Linux
23 22 (9.78%) Citrix
24 21 (9.33%) Office 365
25 20 (8.89%) Blackberry
26 19 (8.44%) Mac OS X
27 18 (8.00%) MCP

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 82 (36.44%) MS Exchange
2 29 (12.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.89%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.00%) Lync
6 4 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.89%) Confluence
8 2 (0.89%) IIS
8 2 (0.89%) Site Server
9 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 98 (43.56%) MS Office
2 49 (21.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.33%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.33%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.44%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.33%) Office 365
2 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (19.56%) TCP/IP
2 31 (13.78%) DNS
3 30 (13.33%) VPN
4 17 (7.56%) DHCP
5 16 (7.11%) Firewall
6 11 (4.89%) LAN
7 10 (4.44%) Internet
8 9 (4.00%) WAN
9 7 (3.11%) Ethernet
9 7 (3.11%) VLAN
10 5 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.78%) VoIP
12 3 (1.33%) SNMP
12 3 (1.33%) Wireless
12 3 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.33%) ISDN
13 2 (0.89%) NAS
13 2 (0.89%) RFID
13 2 (0.89%) SAN
14 1 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.78%) MS Access
4 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 17 (7.56%) Finance
2 14 (6.22%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.56%) Retail
5 7 (3.11%) German Language
6 4 (1.78%) Marketing
7 3 (1.33%) French Language
8 2 (0.89%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.89%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.89%) HTML
2 1 (0.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.89%) Blackberry
2 16 (7.11%) iPhone
3 11 (4.89%) Kindle
4 6 (2.67%) iPad
5 5 (2.22%) Clustering
6 3 (1.33%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.33%) EPoS
6 3 (1.33%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.89%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.89%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.89%) AS400
7 2 (0.89%) PDA
8 1 (0.44%) CCTV
8 1 (0.44%) Statistics
8 1 (0.44%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.44%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 187 (83.11%) Windows
2 119 (52.89%) Windows 7
3 66 (29.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (23.11%) Windows 8
5 43 (19.11%) Windows XP
6 38 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (10.22%) Linux
9 19 (8.44%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.11%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.11%) Mac OS
11 6 (2.67%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.78%) Android
12 4 (1.78%) Debian
13 3 (1.33%) UNIX
14 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (10.22%) ITIL
2 11 (4.89%) CRM
3 9 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (3.56%) Service Delivery
5 7 (3.11%) E-Commerce
6 5 (2.22%) Service Management
6 5 (2.22%) Incident Management
6 5 (2.22%) Load Balancing
6 5 (2.22%) Network Management
7 4 (1.78%) Change Management
8 3 (1.33%) Asset Management
8 3 (1.33%) Logistics
8 3 (1.33%) ERP
8 3 (1.33%) ITSM
8 3 (1.33%) Workflow
9 2 (0.89%) Time Management
10 1 (0.44%) Software Architecture
10 1 (0.44%) System Testing
10 1 (0.44%) ITIL V3
10 1 (0.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.89%) SQL
2 4 (1.78%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.33%) Python
3 3 (1.33%) Ruby
4 2 (0.89%) C
4 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.89%) VBA
5 1 (0.44%) VBScript
5 1 (0.44%) VB
5 1 (0.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (13.33%) Degree
2 27 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.00%) MCP
4 11 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.00%) MCSA
6 8 (3.56%) MCSE
6 8 (3.56%) CCNA
6 8 (3.56%) MCITP
7 2 (0.89%) CWNA
7 2 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.89%) MCDST
7 2 (0.89%) CCNP
7 2 (0.89%) HND
8 1 (0.44%) CCDA
8 1 (0.44%) MCTS
8 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.89%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.78%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 118 (52.44%) Active Directory
2 37 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.44%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.00%) XenApp
5 6 (2.67%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.22%) Xen
6 5 (2.22%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.33%) XenServer
8 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.89%) vSphere
8 2 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.56%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.78%) SCCM
3 2 (0.89%) WSUS
4 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 139 (61.78%) Microsoft
2 60 (26.67%) VMware
3 28 (12.44%) Cisco
4 22 (9.78%) Citrix
5 17 (7.56%) Apple
6 9 (4.00%) HP
7 8 (3.56%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (3.11%) Symantec
8 7 (3.11%) Avaya
9 6 (2.67%) Dell
10 5 (2.22%) SAP
11 4 (1.78%) Sage
12 3 (1.33%) Bloomberg
12 3 (1.33%) SimCorp
12 3 (1.33%) Trend Micro
12 3 (1.33%) FactSet
13 2 (0.89%) SolidWorks
13 2 (0.89%) Remedy
13 2 (0.89%) Sun
14 1 (0.44%) Intel
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £24k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20-25k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £18k - 24k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: From £21,597 to £23,585 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Sunderland
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Includes Car/Allowance+bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £21218 - £31828 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago