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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Technician
Rank 721 776 784
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 146 112 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.10% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 125 105 66
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
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
96278 104019 95979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.49% 94.49% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80462 86063 80776
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +27 38 £28,500 -12.30% 3
South East +17 37 £22,000 - 6
East of England +6 21 £26,000 +4.00% 4
South West +4 15 £19,000 -15.55% 1
East Midlands +10 12 £19,500 -15.21% 3
North West +3 12 £24,000 - 2
Yorkshire +8 11 £20,000 -2.43% 2
West Midlands -11 2 £20,000 +2.56% 2
North East - 1 £22,500 -
IT Support Technician
UK

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 204 (73.65%) Windows
2 152 (54.87%) Active Directory
3 150 (54.15%) Microsoft
4 91 (32.85%) Windows 7
5 83 (29.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (29.60%) MS Office
7 81 (29.24%) MS Exchange
8 77 (27.80%) VMware
9 74 (26.71%) MS Excel
10 65 (23.47%) Citrix
11 61 (22.02%) Windows 8
12 60 (21.66%) TCP/IP
13 57 (20.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 50 (18.05%) DNS
15 46 (16.61%) DHCP
16 44 (15.88%) ITIL
17 42 (15.16%) Windows XP
18 39 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
18 39 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (12.27%) Exchange Server 2010
20 32 (11.55%) VPN
21 29 (10.47%) LAN
22 27 (9.75%) Microsoft Certification
23 26 (9.39%) Wireless
24 25 (9.03%) Blackberry
24 25 (9.03%) Finance
24 25 (9.03%) Firewall
24 25 (9.03%) SQL Server
24 25 (9.03%) Office 365
25 24 (8.66%) WAN

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 81 (29.24%) MS Exchange
2 34 (12.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (4.69%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.25%) Lync
6 9 (3.25%) IIS
6 9 (3.25%) IBM Notes
7 7 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.17%) Apache
9 4 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.44%) nginx
9 4 (1.44%) Moodle
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.72%) Drupal
10 2 (0.72%) WordPress
10 2 (0.72%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.72%) CMS
11 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 82 (29.60%) MS Office
2 74 (26.71%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (4.69%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (21.66%) TCP/IP
2 50 (18.05%) DNS
3 46 (16.61%) DHCP
4 32 (11.55%) VPN
5 29 (10.47%) LAN
6 26 (9.39%) Wireless
7 25 (9.03%) Firewall
8 24 (8.66%) WAN
9 19 (6.86%) Internet
10 16 (5.78%) VoIP
11 14 (5.05%) Ethernet
11 14 (5.05%) Intranet
12 10 (3.61%) SAN
12 10 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (2.53%) IP Telephony
14 5 (1.81%) VLAN
15 4 (1.44%) WLAN
15 4 (1.44%) ADSL
15 4 (1.44%) Broadband
16 3 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.89%) MySQL
3 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
General
1 25 (9.03%) Finance
2 17 (6.14%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.89%) Retail
4 7 (2.53%) Marketing
5 4 (1.44%) Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Legal
6 3 (1.08%) Games
6 3 (1.08%) Advertising
6 3 (1.08%) Automotive
7 2 (0.72%) Back Office
7 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.08%) .NET
2 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.72%) HTML
3 1 (0.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.03%) Blackberry
2 15 (5.42%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (2.89%) NHS
4 6 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.81%) iPad
5 5 (1.81%) Thin Client
5 5 (1.81%) iPhone
5 5 (1.81%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.08%) Biometrics
7 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.08%) Social Media
8 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.72%) User Experience
8 2 (0.72%) iSeries
8 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 204 (73.65%) Windows
2 91 (32.85%) Windows 7
3 83 (29.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (22.02%) Windows 8
5 57 (20.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (15.16%) Windows XP
7 39 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (6.14%) Linux
9 12 (4.33%) Mac OS X
9 12 (4.33%) Android
10 9 (3.25%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.17%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.81%) UNIX
13 4 (1.44%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.36%) Solaris
14 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (15.88%) ITIL
2 17 (6.14%) Service Delivery
3 13 (4.69%) Time Management
4 7 (2.53%) Incident Management
5 6 (2.17%) Service Management
5 6 (2.17%) Investment Management
6 5 (1.81%) CRM
6 5 (1.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (1.81%) Asset Management
6 5 (1.81%) Network Management
7 4 (1.44%) Migration
8 3 (1.08%) Business Development
8 3 (1.08%) Wealth Management
8 3 (1.08%) Security Management
8 3 (1.08%) Software Testing
9 2 (0.72%) Release Management
9 2 (0.72%) Open Source
9 2 (0.72%) ISMS
9 2 (0.72%) Data Protection
9 2 (0.72%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.50%) SQL
2 3 (1.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.72%) VB
3 2 (0.72%) C
3 2 (0.72%) PHP
3 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.36%) Java
4 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (9.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (6.14%) Degree
3 16 (5.78%) MCP
4 7 (2.53%) HND
4 7 (2.53%) MCSE
4 7 (2.53%) MCSA
5 4 (1.44%) CCNA
5 4 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.44%) MCTS
5 4 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.08%) MCDST
6 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.08%) MCITP
6 3 (1.08%) HNC
7 2 (0.72%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.72%) GNVQ
7 2 (0.72%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.36%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.58%) SLA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 152 (54.87%) Active Directory
2 39 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.50%) XenApp
4 17 (6.14%) vSphere
5 13 (4.69%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.81%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.08%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.72%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.36%) Xen
10 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.61%) SCCM
2 6 (2.17%) Casper Suite
3 4 (1.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (1.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 150 (54.15%) Microsoft
2 77 (27.80%) VMware
3 65 (23.47%) Citrix
4 22 (7.94%) Cisco
5 20 (7.22%) HP
6 16 (5.78%) Apple
7 14 (5.05%) Bloomberg
8 13 (4.69%) Trend Micro
8 13 (4.69%) FactSet
8 13 (4.69%) SimCorp
9 11 (3.97%) Symantec
10 9 (3.25%) Lotus
10 9 (3.25%) Oracle
11 7 (2.53%) Adobe
12 6 (2.17%) Dell
13 4 (1.44%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.44%) McAfee
13 4 (1.44%) Sophos
14 3 (1.08%) Avaya
14 3 (1.08%) Remedy
Lewes, East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + 5 weeks holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
Retford, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lyndhurst, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby
Searchability
Salary: £16500 - £23000 per annum + 20 days holiday (plus BH)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £13.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Pension + Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds city centre
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wymondham
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Blue Town Online
Salary: £16k per year
Posted: 17 days ago