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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Technician
Rank 735 796 807
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 143 140 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 131 125 125
Median salary £22,644 £23,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% -7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,358
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%
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
86269 98137 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.30% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72747 82628 84190
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +40 35 £22,750 -9.00% 5
West Midlands +11 23 £22,572 -19.38% 5
Yorkshire +43 19 £23,000 +9.52% 3
London +34 19 £28,500 +14.00% 2
North West 0 16 £20,000 -11.11% 2
South West -9 11 £26,000 +15.55% 1
East of England +20 10 £25,750 +17.04% 2
East Midlands +22 8 £24,000 +18.51% 1
North East +2 2 £22,000 +15.78%
IT Support Technician
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 184 (72.44%) Windows
2 141 (55.51%) Active Directory
3 121 (47.64%) Microsoft
4 96 (37.80%) Windows Server
5 75 (29.53%) Windows 7
6 71 (27.95%) MS Office
7 64 (25.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (24.80%) MS Excel
9 57 (22.44%) VMware
10 52 (20.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (16.14%) MS Exchange
12 40 (15.75%) TCP/IP
12 40 (15.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (14.57%) Office 365
14 35 (13.78%) Firewall
15 32 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (11.81%) MCSE
17 29 (11.42%) LAN
18 28 (11.02%) Citrix
19 27 (10.63%) Hyper-V
19 27 (10.63%) Windows 10
19 27 (10.63%) WAN
19 27 (10.63%) VPN
19 27 (10.63%) Linux
20 26 (10.24%) ITIL
20 26 (10.24%) Driving Licence
20 26 (10.24%) Windows 8
21 25 (9.84%) DNS
21 25 (9.84%) Finance
22 24 (9.45%) DHCP

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 41 (16.14%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (4.72%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.15%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.79%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 71 (27.95%) MS Office
2 63 (24.80%) MS Excel
3 16 (6.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Line 50
1 2 (0.79%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.39%) Infor LN
2 1 (0.39%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.57%) Office 365
2 5 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.97%) Dropbox
3 4 (1.57%) OneDrive
4 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.79%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (15.75%) TCP/IP
2 35 (13.78%) Firewall
3 29 (11.42%) LAN
4 27 (10.63%) VPN
4 27 (10.63%) WAN
5 25 (9.84%) DNS
6 24 (9.45%) DHCP
7 22 (8.66%) Remote Desktop
8 16 (6.30%) VoIP
8 16 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (5.12%) VLAN
10 12 (4.72%) Internet
10 12 (4.72%) Wireless
11 9 (3.54%) SAN
12 6 (2.36%) Ethernet
12 6 (2.36%) Skype
13 4 (1.57%) 3G
14 3 (1.18%) NAS
15 2 (0.79%) POP3
15 2 (0.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.79%) Power BI
3 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.39%) MS Access
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 25 (9.84%) Finance
2 17 (6.69%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.94%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.15%) Banking
4 8 (3.15%) Retail
5 7 (2.76%) Law
6 6 (2.36%) Marketing
7 5 (1.97%) Games
8 4 (1.57%) German Language
9 3 (1.18%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.18%) Publishing
10 2 (0.79%) Legal
10 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.39%) Automotive
11 1 (0.39%) Back Office
11 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.76%) Web Services
2 4 (1.57%) HTML
3 1 (0.39%) HTML5
3 1 (0.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.24%) Driving Licence
2 18 (7.09%) iPad
3 12 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.94%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.36%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.36%) iPhone
7 4 (1.57%) EPoS
7 4 (1.57%) FMCG
8 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.18%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.79%) AS400
9 2 (0.79%) PMI
9 2 (0.79%) Replication
10 1 (0.39%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.39%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.39%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.39%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 184 (72.44%) Windows
2 96 (37.80%) Windows Server
3 75 (29.53%) Windows 7
4 64 (25.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (20.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (10.63%) Linux
6 27 (10.63%) Windows 10
7 26 (10.24%) Windows 8
8 13 (5.12%) Unix
9 12 (4.72%) Windows XP
10 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.76%) Mac OS X
12 6 (2.36%) Android
12 6 (2.36%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.97%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.97%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.39%) CentOS
16 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (10.24%) ITIL
2 15 (5.91%) Time Management
3 13 (5.12%) Service Management
4 12 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (4.33%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (3.94%) ERP
6 10 (3.94%) Mentoring
6 10 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (3.54%) Data Protection
8 8 (3.15%) CRM
8 8 (3.15%) Project Management
8 8 (3.15%) Web Filtering
9 6 (2.36%) Asset Management
9 6 (2.36%) Business Continuity
9 6 (2.36%) Case Management
9 6 (2.36%) Email Filtering
9 6 (2.36%) ITSM
10 5 (1.97%) Service Delivery
11 4 (1.57%) Change Management
11 4 (1.57%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.06%) SQL
2 4 (1.57%) C
2 4 (1.57%) C#
2 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.18%) VB
3 3 (1.18%) VBScript
4 2 (0.79%) RPG
5 1 (0.39%) C++
5 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.39%) PHP
5 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (15.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (11.81%) MCSE
3 22 (8.66%) Degree
4 16 (6.30%) MCSA
5 14 (5.51%) DBS Check
5 14 (5.51%) MCP
6 11 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (3.94%) CCNA
7 10 (3.94%) MCITP
8 3 (1.18%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.18%) MCTS
8 3 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) CCA
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 141 (55.51%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.97%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.79%) vSphere
6 2 (0.79%) XenApp
7 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.76%) Backup Exec
2 6 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.79%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.79%) Malwarebytes
3 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.79%) PaperCut
3 2 (0.79%) SCCM
3 2 (0.79%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (0.79%) WSUS
4 1 (0.39%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 121 (47.64%) Microsoft
2 57 (22.44%) VMware
3 28 (11.02%) Citrix
4 20 (7.87%) Cisco
5 14 (5.51%) HP
6 10 (3.94%) Sophos
7 9 (3.54%) Symantec
8 8 (3.15%) Apple
9 7 (2.76%) Dell
9 7 (2.76%) Intel Security
10 5 (1.97%) Avaya
11 4 (1.57%) Kaspersky
11 4 (1.57%) Sage
11 4 (1.57%) Veeam
12 3 (1.18%) Infor
12 3 (1.18%) Mitel
12 3 (1.18%) SAP
12 3 (1.18%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.18%) Synology
13 2 (0.79%) CommVault
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Herefordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Very generous benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Catterick Garrison
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 8 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Ellesmere
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
World Courier
Salary: £32 - £34 depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheadle Hulme, Stockport
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 20000-25000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheadle Hulme, Stockport
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 20000-25000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago