The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Technician
Rank 734 779 801
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 134 123 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 106 112 56
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
97873 102079 98901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81046 83378 83612
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 -4 31 £27,500 -15.38% 8
East Midlands +31 23 £22,000 +7.31% 3
North West +19 22 £24,595 -10.56% 3
Yorkshire -1 16 £20,000 -4.76% 7
South East -36 15 £21,000 -7.69% 7
East of England +19 10 £25,000 +19.04%
West Midlands -3 10 £25,000 - 4
South West -19 7 £22,500 -29.13% 3
North East -12 5 £19,000 -21.64% 1
IT Support Technician
UK

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

1 263 (85.67%) Windows
2 167 (54.40%) Microsoft
3 152 (49.51%) Active Directory
4 128 (41.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 126 (41.04%) Windows 7
6 110 (35.83%) MS Office
7 102 (33.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 97 (31.60%) MS Exchange
9 94 (30.62%) MS Excel
10 85 (27.69%) VMware
11 81 (26.38%) Windows XP
11 81 (26.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 80 (26.06%) Citrix
13 69 (22.48%) ITIL
14 68 (22.15%) DHCP
14 68 (22.15%) DNS
15 61 (19.87%) Windows 8
16 59 (19.22%) TCP/IP
17 52 (16.94%) Internet
18 51 (16.61%) Exchange Server 2010
19 49 (15.96%) Wireless
20 47 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
21 44 (14.33%) Linux
21 44 (14.33%) Service Delivery
22 36 (11.73%) Cisco
23 34 (11.07%) Apple
23 34 (11.07%) Office 365
24 32 (10.42%) MCP
25 31 (10.10%) Intranet
26 30 (9.77%) SQL Server

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 97 (31.60%) MS Exchange
2 51 (16.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.47%) Lync
4 24 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (6.84%) Apache
6 18 (5.86%) SharePoint
7 15 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (4.23%) Tomcat
9 11 (3.58%) IIS
10 10 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.63%) nginx
11 5 (1.63%) Moodle
12 4 (1.30%) WordPress
12 4 (1.30%) GroupWise
12 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.98%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.65%) CMS
14 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 110 (35.83%) MS Office
2 94 (30.62%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.07%) Office 365
2 3 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 68 (22.15%) DHCP
1 68 (22.15%) DNS
2 59 (19.22%) TCP/IP
3 52 (16.94%) Internet
4 49 (15.96%) Wireless
5 31 (10.10%) Intranet
6 29 (9.45%) VPN
6 29 (9.45%) LAN
7 27 (8.79%) WAN
7 27 (8.79%) Firewall
8 20 (6.51%) ADSL
9 17 (5.54%) VoIP
10 14 (4.56%) Broadband
11 10 (3.26%) VLAN
12 7 (2.28%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.63%) SMTP
14 4 (1.30%) SSL
14 4 (1.30%) SAN
14 4 (1.30%) 3G
14 4 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.93%) MySQL
2 9 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
General
1 16 (5.21%) Telecoms
1 16 (5.21%) Finance
2 11 (3.58%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.93%) Marketing
4 6 (1.95%) Retail
5 4 (1.30%) Advertising
5 4 (1.30%) Games
5 4 (1.30%) Legal
6 2 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.30%) HTML
1 4 (1.30%) .NET
2 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.33%) COM
3 1 (0.33%) SOAP
3 1 (0.33%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.33%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.49%) Blackberry
2 13 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.28%) NHS
4 7 (2.28%) iPhone
5 6 (1.95%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.98%) Biometrics
8 3 (0.98%) VLE
8 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.65%) User Experience
9 2 (0.65%) Open Source
9 2 (0.65%) Replication
9 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.33%) EPoS
10 1 (0.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 263 (85.67%) Windows
2 128 (41.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 126 (41.04%) Windows 7
4 102 (33.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 81 (26.38%) Windows XP
5 81 (26.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (19.87%) Windows 8
7 44 (14.33%) Linux
8 26 (8.47%) UNIX
9 19 (6.19%) Android
10 16 (5.21%) Mac OS X
11 15 (4.89%) Solaris
12 8 (2.61%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.61%) Mac OS
13 7 (2.28%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.65%) CentOS
14 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (22.48%) ITIL
2 44 (14.33%) Service Delivery
3 9 (2.93%) ITSM
3 9 (2.93%) Migration
3 9 (2.93%) Service Management
4 8 (2.61%) Incident Management
5 7 (2.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (2.28%) CRM
6 6 (1.95%) Data Security
6 6 (1.95%) Performance Management
6 6 (1.95%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (1.95%) Mentoring
7 5 (1.63%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (1.30%) Time Management
8 4 (1.30%) Data Protection
8 4 (1.30%) Change Control
8 4 (1.30%) ERP
9 3 (0.98%) Security Management
9 3 (0.98%) Document Management
9 3 (0.98%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.45%) SQL
2 9 (2.93%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.30%) PHP
4 3 (0.98%) VB
4 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.33%) VBScript
5 1 (0.33%) C
5 1 (0.33%) C#
5 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (10.42%) MCP
3 20 (6.51%) MCSE
4 17 (5.54%) Degree
5 12 (3.91%) MCSA
6 10 (3.26%) A+ Certification
7 9 (2.93%) MCITP
7 9 (2.93%) HND
8 8 (2.61%) MCDST
9 7 (2.28%) MCTS
10 6 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.63%) CCA
11 5 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.63%) HNC
12 4 (1.30%) CCNA
12 4 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.65%) GNVQ
13 2 (0.65%) NVQ Level 3
13 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.49%) SLA
2 6 (1.95%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 152 (49.51%) Active Directory
2 30 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 21 (6.84%) XenApp
5 17 (5.54%) vSphere
6 6 (1.95%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.95%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.30%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (2.93%) SCCM
1 9 (2.93%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.28%) Casper Suite
3 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.65%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 167 (54.40%) Microsoft
2 85 (27.69%) VMware
3 80 (26.06%) Citrix
4 36 (11.73%) Cisco
5 34 (11.07%) Apple
6 18 (5.86%) EMC
6 18 (5.86%) Oracle
7 13 (4.23%) Symantec
8 10 (3.26%) Mitel
9 7 (2.28%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.28%) Dell
10 6 (1.95%) HP
10 6 (1.95%) Siemens
11 5 (1.63%) Avaya
11 5 (1.63%) Sage
12 4 (1.30%) Novell
12 4 (1.30%) Adobe
13 3 (0.98%) Lotus
13 3 (0.98%) McAfee
13 3 (0.98%) Toshiba
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £16k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Beverley, North Humberside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £25K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £25K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £25K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £24k - 26k per year + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £20 to 25k per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £16k - 17k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago