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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Technician
Rank 664 780 757
Rank change year-on-year
+116 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 199 155 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 183 137 161
Median salary £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -4.16%
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +76 48 £25,000 +8.69% 6
North West +7 37 £22,500 +2.27% 3
West Midlands +31 35 £19,500 +5.40% 5
London +32 24 £28,000 +1.81%
South West +8 19 £28,500 +1.78% 1
East of England +5 17 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Yorkshire +23 12 £23,500 +9.30% 2
East Midlands -7 6 £22,000 +12.82%
North East +8 1 £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 8 December 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.

1 253 (76.20%) Windows
2 187 (56.33%) Active Directory
3 134 (40.36%) Microsoft
4 133 (40.06%) Windows Server
5 101 (30.42%) Windows 7
6 87 (26.20%) VMware
7 81 (24.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 78 (23.49%) MS Excel
9 74 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 64 (19.28%) MS Exchange
11 63 (18.98%) Windows 10
12 62 (18.67%) Windows 8
12 62 (18.67%) MS Office
13 61 (18.37%) TCP/IP
14 58 (17.47%) LAN
15 57 (17.17%) WAN
15 57 (17.17%) Hyper-V
16 56 (16.87%) Office 365
17 55 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
18 40 (12.05%) DNS
19 38 (11.45%) ITIL
20 37 (11.14%) Wi-Fi
21 36 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
22 33 (9.94%) Citrix
22 33 (9.94%) VPN
23 32 (9.64%) DHCP
23 32 (9.64%) VLAN
24 31 (9.34%) Firewall
25 28 (8.43%) Cisco
26 27 (8.13%) Linux

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 64 (19.28%) MS Exchange
2 24 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (6.63%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.61%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.90%) IIS
8 1 (0.30%) CMS
8 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 78 (23.49%) MS Excel
2 62 (18.67%) MS Office
3 8 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.30%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.51%) Line 50
1 5 (1.51%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.30%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 56 (16.87%) Office 365
2 10 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.41%) Dropbox
4 7 (2.11%) OneDrive
5 5 (1.51%) Mimecast
6 4 (1.20%) G Suite
6 4 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (18.37%) TCP/IP
2 58 (17.47%) LAN
3 57 (17.17%) WAN
4 40 (12.05%) DNS
5 37 (11.14%) Wi-Fi
6 33 (9.94%) VPN
7 32 (9.64%) DHCP
7 32 (9.64%) VLAN
8 31 (9.34%) Firewall
9 24 (7.23%) VoIP
10 22 (6.63%) Wireless
11 18 (5.42%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (3.92%) Internet
12 13 (3.92%) SAN
13 9 (2.71%) Skype
14 6 (1.81%) 3G
15 5 (1.51%) Ethernet
16 4 (1.20%) BIG-IP
16 4 (1.20%) FTP
16 4 (1.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.51%) Power BI
3 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.30%) MS Access
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.30%) Xcode
General
1 27 (8.13%) Finance
2 20 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.42%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.31%) Retail
5 9 (2.71%) Banking
6 7 (2.11%) Law
7 6 (1.81%) Marketing
7 6 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.20%) Games
8 4 (1.20%) Publishing
9 3 (0.90%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.90%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.60%) Automotive
10 2 (0.60%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.31%) Web Services
2 6 (1.81%) HTML
3 2 (0.60%) .NET
4 1 (0.30%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.30%) CSS
4 1 (0.30%) HTML5
4 1 (0.30%) jQuery
4 1 (0.30%) JSON
4 1 (0.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.30%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.23%) Driving Licence
2 19 (5.72%) iPad
3 16 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.41%) iPhone
6 7 (2.11%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.81%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.51%) Biotechnology
8 5 (1.51%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.20%) AS400
9 4 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.90%) EPoS
10 3 (0.90%) FMCG
10 3 (0.90%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.90%) Replication
11 2 (0.60%) Handset
11 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.60%) Social Media
12 1 (0.30%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.30%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 253 (76.20%) Windows
2 133 (40.06%) Windows Server
3 101 (30.42%) Windows 7
4 81 (24.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (18.98%) Windows 10
7 62 (18.67%) Windows 8
8 27 (8.13%) Linux
9 19 (5.72%) Unix
10 13 (3.92%) Apple iOS
11 12 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (3.31%) Android
12 11 (3.31%) Windows XP
13 9 (2.71%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.81%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.30%) CentOS
16 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (11.45%) ITIL
2 14 (4.22%) CRM
3 13 (3.92%) Time Management
4 12 (3.61%) Service Management
5 11 (3.31%) Project Management
6 10 (3.01%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (2.71%) Asset Management
7 9 (2.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (2.71%) Service Delivery
8 8 (2.41%) Change Management
8 8 (2.41%) Mentoring
9 7 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (2.11%) ITSM
9 7 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (2.11%) Migration
9 7 (2.11%) Web Filtering
10 6 (1.81%) Case Management
10 6 (1.81%) Email Filtering
10 6 (1.81%) ERP
11 5 (1.51%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.23%) SQL
2 5 (1.51%) C
3 4 (1.20%) C#
3 4 (1.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.20%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.20%) RPG
4 3 (0.90%) PHP
4 3 (0.90%) VBScript
5 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.60%) VB
6 1 (0.30%) C++
6 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.13%) Degree
3 25 (7.53%) MCSE
4 16 (4.82%) MCSA
5 14 (4.22%) MCP
6 12 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.71%) MCITP
8 8 (2.41%) CCNA
9 7 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.81%) DBS Check
11 5 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.51%) MCTS
11 5 (1.51%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.90%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 187 (56.33%) Active Directory
2 57 (17.17%) Hyper-V
3 55 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.81%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.20%) vSphere
6 3 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.30%) Samba
8 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (2.41%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.51%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.51%) PaperCut
3 3 (0.90%) SCCM
3 3 (0.90%) WSUS
4 2 (0.60%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.60%) Casper Suite
4 2 (0.60%) Malwarebytes
4 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.60%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 134 (40.36%) Microsoft
2 87 (26.20%) VMware
3 33 (9.94%) Citrix
4 28 (8.43%) Cisco
5 19 (5.72%) HP
6 12 (3.61%) Dell
7 8 (2.41%) Apple
7 8 (2.41%) Sage
8 6 (1.81%) Adobe
8 6 (1.81%) Intel Security
8 6 (1.81%) Sophos
9 5 (1.51%) Infor
9 5 (1.51%) Kaspersky
9 5 (1.51%) Meraki
9 5 (1.51%) Remedy
9 5 (1.51%) SAP
9 5 (1.51%) Siemens
9 5 (1.51%) Symantec
9 5 (1.51%) Veeam
10 4 (1.20%) F5
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