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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Technician
Rank 754 788 816
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 137 152 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 124 134 108
Median salary £23,000 £23,000 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £32,100
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
88379 98270 105547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75125 82336 85945
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +15 31 £25,000 - 5
West Midlands +12 24 £22,500 -19.64%
Yorkshire +39 17 £22,750 +13.75% 3
London +41 16 £29,300 +6.54% 8
North West +7 15 £20,000 -11.11% 2
East of England +14 14 £28,000 +24.44% 2
East Midlands +12 13 £25,500 +24.39% 3
South West -1 7 £25,000 +25.00% 1
North East - 1 £22,000 -
IT Support Technician
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 177 (74.06%) Windows
2 138 (57.74%) Active Directory
3 121 (50.63%) Microsoft
4 91 (38.08%) MS Office
5 84 (35.15%) Windows Server
6 72 (30.13%) Windows 7
7 71 (29.71%) MS Excel
8 56 (23.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 48 (20.08%) VMware
9 48 (20.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (19.25%) MS Exchange
11 34 (14.23%) Firewall
12 33 (13.81%) Linux
13 32 (13.39%) Office 365
14 31 (12.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 29 (12.13%) ITIL
16 28 (11.72%) TCP/IP
17 27 (11.30%) Citrix
18 26 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (10.46%) Driving Licence
20 24 (10.04%) VPN
20 24 (10.04%) MCSE
21 22 (9.21%) DNS
21 22 (9.21%) DHCP
21 22 (9.21%) Finance
22 21 (8.79%) Windows 8
22 21 (8.79%) Windows 10
22 21 (8.79%) SQL
22 21 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
23 20 (8.37%) Hyper-V

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 46 (19.25%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.18%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.26%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.84%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 91 (38.08%) MS Office
2 71 (29.71%) MS Excel
3 21 (8.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.42%) GoldMine
1 1 (0.42%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.39%) Office 365
2 4 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.67%) Dropbox
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.23%) Firewall
2 28 (11.72%) TCP/IP
3 24 (10.04%) VPN
4 22 (9.21%) DHCP
4 22 (9.21%) DNS
5 19 (7.95%) Remote Desktop
6 17 (7.11%) Wireless
7 13 (5.44%) Internet
8 12 (5.02%) LAN
9 11 (4.60%) VoIP
10 10 (4.18%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (3.77%) SAN
11 9 (3.77%) WAN
12 8 (3.35%) NAS
13 6 (2.51%) Ethernet
14 4 (1.67%) 3G
14 4 (1.67%) VLAN
15 2 (0.84%) ADSL
15 2 (0.84%) WLAN
16 1 (0.42%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.26%) MS Access
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Xcode
General
1 22 (9.21%) Finance
2 17 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.35%) Banking
3 8 (3.35%) Marketing
3 8 (3.35%) Retail
4 7 (2.93%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.09%) Games
6 4 (1.67%) German Language
6 4 (1.67%) Law
6 4 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.26%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.26%) Publishing
8 2 (0.84%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.51%) Web Services
2 4 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) HTML5
3 1 (0.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.46%) Driving Licence
2 16 (6.69%) iPad
3 13 (5.44%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.77%) iPhone
6 7 (2.93%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.09%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.26%) EPoS
8 3 (1.26%) FMCG
8 3 (1.26%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.84%) AS400
9 2 (0.84%) PMI
9 2 (0.84%) Replication
10 1 (0.42%) BBC
10 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.42%) Life Science
10 1 (0.42%) Social Network
10 1 (0.42%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 177 (74.06%) Windows
2 84 (35.15%) Windows Server
3 72 (30.13%) Windows 7
4 56 (23.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (20.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (13.81%) Linux
7 21 (8.79%) Windows 10
7 21 (8.79%) Windows 8
8 14 (5.86%) Windows XP
9 12 (5.02%) Mac OS
10 11 (4.60%) Unix
11 9 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (3.35%) Android
12 8 (3.35%) Apple iOS
13 5 (2.09%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (1.26%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.84%) CentOS
16 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (12.13%) ITIL
2 14 (5.86%) Service Management
3 13 (5.44%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (5.44%) Time Management
4 12 (5.02%) ERP
5 10 (4.18%) Mentoring
6 9 (3.77%) Data Protection
6 9 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (3.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (2.93%) Asset Management
9 6 (2.51%) Business Continuity
9 6 (2.51%) CRM
9 6 (2.51%) ITSM
9 6 (2.51%) Project Management
9 6 (2.51%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.09%) Web Filtering
11 4 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (1.67%) Online Marketing
11 4 (1.67%) Software Deployment
11 4 (1.67%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.79%) SQL
2 5 (2.09%) C
3 3 (1.26%) C#
3 3 (1.26%) VB
4 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.84%) RPG
5 1 (0.42%) C++
5 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.42%) PHP
5 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (12.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.04%) MCSE
3 19 (7.95%) Degree
4 13 (5.44%) DBS Check
5 10 (4.18%) MCSA
6 8 (3.35%) MCP
7 7 (2.93%) MCITP
8 4 (1.67%) CCNA
8 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.84%) MCTS
9 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.42%) CCA
10 1 (0.42%) CCNP
10 1 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.42%) HND
10 1 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 138 (57.74%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.37%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.51%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.84%) vSphere
6 2 (0.84%) XenApp
7 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.02%) Backup Exec
2 11 (4.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.84%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.84%) Malwarebytes
3 2 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.84%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (0.84%) WSUS
4 1 (0.42%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.42%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 121 (50.63%) Microsoft
2 48 (20.08%) VMware
3 27 (11.30%) Citrix
4 15 (6.28%) Symantec
5 14 (5.86%) Cisco
6 12 (5.02%) HP
7 10 (4.18%) Apple
7 10 (4.18%) Sophos
8 8 (3.35%) Synology
9 7 (2.93%) Intel Security
10 6 (2.51%) Avaya
10 6 (2.51%) Dell
11 4 (1.67%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.26%) Mitel
12 3 (1.26%) SAP
12 3 (1.26%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.26%) Veeam
13 2 (0.84%) CommVault
13 2 (0.84%) Forcepoint
13 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £25k - 27k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BONUS + COMPANY
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Very generous benefits package
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
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