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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Technician
UK / England
Rank 665 742 697
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -45
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 148 157 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 128 141 182
Median salary £23,000 £23,750 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £32,650
UK excluding London median salary £22,378 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.77% -

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
76302 90106 95093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63838 76403 79723
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
East of England +30 26 £21,000 -23.63% 3
South East +60 25 £25,000 +8.69% 10
West Midlands +15 24 £20,750 -11.70% 1
North West -16 23 £23,000 +6.97% 3
South West +12 18 £28,500 +1.78% 2
London +52 15 £27,500 -2.65% 2
Yorkshire +25 11 £22,500 -1.09% 2
East Midlands +7 6 £22,000 -8.33%
IT Support Technician
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 225 (77.05%) Windows
2 156 (53.42%) Active Directory
3 115 (39.38%) Windows Server
4 111 (38.01%) Microsoft
5 90 (30.82%) Windows 7
6 83 (28.42%) VMware
7 80 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 70 (23.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 68 (23.29%) Windows 10
10 67 (22.95%) Windows 8
10 67 (22.95%) MS Exchange
11 66 (22.60%) MS Excel
12 58 (19.86%) LAN
12 58 (19.86%) WAN
13 55 (18.84%) TCP/IP
13 55 (18.84%) Hyper-V
14 54 (18.49%) Office 365
15 50 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
16 48 (16.44%) MS Office
17 42 (14.38%) DNS
18 40 (13.70%) Wi-Fi
19 34 (11.64%) VLAN
20 33 (11.30%) DHCP
20 33 (11.30%) ITIL
21 32 (10.96%) VPN
21 32 (10.96%) Citrix
22 27 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
22 27 (9.25%) Linux
23 26 (8.90%) Cisco
24 25 (8.56%) Firewall

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 67 (22.95%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (6.85%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.11%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.34%) CMS
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 66 (22.60%) MS Excel
2 48 (16.44%) MS Office
3 5 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.34%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Line 50
1 5 (1.71%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.68%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.34%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 54 (18.49%) Office 365
2 11 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.40%) OneDrive
4 6 (2.05%) Dropbox
5 5 (1.71%) Mimecast
6 4 (1.37%) G Suite
6 4 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (19.86%) LAN
1 58 (19.86%) WAN
2 55 (18.84%) TCP/IP
3 42 (14.38%) DNS
4 40 (13.70%) Wi-Fi
5 34 (11.64%) VLAN
6 33 (11.30%) DHCP
7 32 (10.96%) VPN
8 25 (8.56%) Firewall
9 21 (7.19%) Wireless
10 19 (6.51%) VoIP
11 14 (4.79%) Internet
12 9 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (3.08%) Skype
13 6 (2.05%) SAN
14 4 (1.37%) BIG-IP
14 4 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.37%) FTP
14 4 (1.37%) MPLS
15 3 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.71%) Power BI
2 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 22 (7.53%) Telecoms
2 20 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 18 (6.16%) Finance
4 8 (2.74%) Law
4 8 (2.74%) Retail
5 6 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.71%) Banking
6 5 (1.71%) Marketing
7 4 (1.37%) Games
8 3 (1.03%) Publishing
9 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.68%) Automotive
9 2 (0.68%) Legal
9 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.40%) Web Services
2 5 (1.71%) HTML
3 2 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.34%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.34%) CSS
4 1 (0.34%) HTML5
4 1 (0.34%) jQuery
4 1 (0.34%) JSON
4 1 (0.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.34%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.19%) Driving Licence
2 16 (5.48%) iPad
3 13 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.71%) Biotechnology
7 3 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.03%) iPhone
7 3 (1.03%) Replication
8 2 (0.68%) AS400
8 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.68%) FMCG
8 2 (0.68%) Handset
8 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.68%) Social Media
9 1 (0.34%) Arduino
9 1 (0.34%) EPoS
9 1 (0.34%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.34%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 225 (77.05%) Windows
2 115 (39.38%) Windows Server
3 90 (30.82%) Windows 7
4 80 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (23.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 68 (23.29%) Windows 10
7 67 (22.95%) Windows 8
8 27 (9.25%) Linux
9 19 (6.51%) Unix
10 11 (3.77%) Apple iOS
11 10 (3.42%) Android
11 10 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (3.08%) Mac OS X
12 9 (3.08%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.37%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.34%) CentOS
15 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (11.30%) ITIL
2 15 (5.14%) Change Management
3 11 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (3.77%) Project Management
4 10 (3.42%) CRM
5 8 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (2.40%) Email Filtering
6 7 (2.40%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (2.40%) Service Delivery
6 7 (2.40%) Time Management
6 7 (2.40%) Web Filtering
7 6 (2.05%) Case Management
7 6 (2.05%) Mentoring
8 5 (1.71%) Asset Management
8 5 (1.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (1.71%) ERP
8 5 (1.71%) Incident Management
8 5 (1.71%) Migration
9 4 (1.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.51%) SQL
2 7 (2.40%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.05%) PHP
4 4 (1.37%) Python
5 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.68%) C
6 2 (0.68%) C#
6 2 (0.68%) RPG
6 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.68%) VBScript
7 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.53%) Degree
3 19 (6.51%) MCSE
4 15 (5.14%) MCP
5 14 (4.79%) MCSA
6 12 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.74%) CCNA
8 7 (2.40%) MCITP
9 6 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.71%) MCTS
11 4 (1.37%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.03%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 156 (53.42%) Active Directory
2 55 (18.84%) Hyper-V
3 50 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.37%) Samba
4 4 (1.37%) vSphere
5 3 (1.03%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.40%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.71%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.71%) PaperCut
3 3 (1.03%) SCCM
4 2 (0.68%) Casper Suite
4 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.34%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.34%) SCOM
5 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (38.01%) Microsoft
2 83 (28.42%) VMware
3 32 (10.96%) Citrix
4 26 (8.90%) Cisco
5 21 (7.19%) HP
6 9 (3.08%) Dell
7 7 (2.40%) Apple
7 7 (2.40%) Sage
8 6 (2.05%) Adobe
9 5 (1.71%) Meraki
9 5 (1.71%) Remedy
9 5 (1.71%) Siemens
9 5 (1.71%) Veeam
10 4 (1.37%) F5
10 4 (1.37%) Google
10 4 (1.37%) Polycom
10 4 (1.37%) SAP
10 4 (1.37%) Symantec
11 3 (1.03%) Infor
11 3 (1.03%) Sophos
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum plus additional benefits
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Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £19500 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
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Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
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Hampshire
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Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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