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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Technician
Rank 750 766 796
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 117 127 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 99 115 61
Average salary £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £33,000 £30,000
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
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 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 28 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 +38 34 £26,000 -20.00% 6
South East -22 19 £20,000 -13.04% 7
East Midlands +23 18 £20,750 -3.48% 1
North West +18 12 £24,690 -18.38% 4
South West -2 11 £23,500 -3.09% 2
East of England +19 10 £26,000 +10.63% 3
Yorkshire -2 8 £19,500 -7.14% 3
West Midlands -14 6 £23,500 -6.00%
North East -7 5 £19,000 -21.64%
IT Support Technician
UK

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 251 (84.51%) Windows
2 160 (53.87%) Microsoft
3 156 (52.53%) Active Directory
4 119 (40.07%) Windows 7
5 118 (39.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 104 (35.02%) MS Office
7 95 (31.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 89 (29.97%) MS Exchange
9 86 (28.96%) MS Excel
10 83 (27.95%) VMware
11 79 (26.60%) Citrix
12 74 (24.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 73 (24.58%) Windows XP
14 67 (22.56%) ITIL
15 62 (20.88%) DHCP
15 62 (20.88%) DNS
16 61 (20.54%) Windows 8
17 55 (18.52%) TCP/IP
18 48 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2010
19 46 (15.49%) Wireless
20 44 (14.81%) Internet
21 41 (13.80%) Microsoft Certification
22 40 (13.47%) Linux
23 39 (13.13%) Service Delivery
24 34 (11.45%) Apple
24 34 (11.45%) Cisco
25 31 (10.44%) VPN
25 31 (10.44%) Office 365
26 30 (10.10%) MCP
26 30 (10.10%) SQL Server

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 89 (29.97%) MS Exchange
2 48 (16.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (7.41%) Lync
4 21 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (6.40%) Apache
6 17 (5.72%) SharePoint
7 15 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (4.04%) IIS
9 11 (3.70%) Tomcat
10 8 (2.69%) IBM Notes
10 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.68%) nginx
12 4 (1.35%) Moodle
12 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.01%) WordPress
13 3 (1.01%) GroupWise
13 3 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.67%) CMS
14 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 104 (35.02%) MS Office
2 86 (28.96%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.67%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.44%) Office 365
2 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.34%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.34%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (20.88%) DHCP
1 62 (20.88%) DNS
2 55 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 46 (15.49%) Wireless
4 44 (14.81%) Internet
5 31 (10.44%) VPN
6 29 (9.76%) LAN
7 27 (9.09%) WAN
7 27 (9.09%) Intranet
8 26 (8.75%) Firewall
9 19 (6.40%) ADSL
10 13 (4.38%) VoIP
11 12 (4.04%) Broadband
12 8 (2.69%) IP Telephony
13 7 (2.36%) VLAN
14 6 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (1.68%) WLAN
15 5 (1.68%) SAN
16 4 (1.35%) SMTP
16 4 (1.35%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.03%) MySQL
3 8 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
General
1 16 (5.39%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.04%) Finance
2 12 (4.04%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.03%) Marketing
4 8 (2.69%) Retail
5 4 (1.35%) Legal
5 4 (1.35%) Games
6 3 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.35%) .NET
2 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.42%) Blackberry
2 12 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.69%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.36%) NHS
4 7 (2.36%) Mathematics
4 7 (2.36%) iPhone
5 5 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.68%) Fat Client
5 5 (1.68%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.01%) Biometrics
6 3 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.67%) User Experience
7 2 (0.67%) Open Source
7 2 (0.67%) iPad
7 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.67%) Replication
7 2 (0.67%) VLE
7 2 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 251 (84.51%) Windows
2 119 (40.07%) Windows 7
3 118 (39.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 95 (31.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (24.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 73 (24.58%) Windows XP
7 61 (20.54%) Windows 8
8 40 (13.47%) Linux
9 23 (7.74%) UNIX
10 17 (5.72%) Mac OS X
11 16 (5.39%) Android
12 13 (4.38%) Solaris
13 9 (3.03%) Mac OS
14 8 (2.69%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.67%) CentOS
15 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.67%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.56%) ITIL
2 39 (13.13%) Service Delivery
3 9 (3.03%) Migration
3 9 (3.03%) Service Management
4 7 (2.36%) Incident Management
4 7 (2.36%) CRM
4 7 (2.36%) ITSM
4 7 (2.36%) Time Management
5 6 (2.02%) Performance Management
5 6 (2.02%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (1.68%) Data Security
7 4 (1.35%) Document Management
7 4 (1.35%) Network Management
7 4 (1.35%) Change Control
7 4 (1.35%) Data Protection
8 3 (1.01%) Software Deployment
8 3 (1.01%) Software Testing
8 3 (1.01%) Security Management
8 3 (1.01%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.08%) SQL
2 7 (2.36%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.67%) VB
3 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.67%) C
3 2 (0.67%) PHP
4 1 (0.34%) C#
4 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.34%) VBScript
4 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (13.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (10.10%) MCP
3 18 (6.06%) MCSE
4 14 (4.71%) Degree
5 10 (3.37%) MCSA
6 7 (2.36%) A+ Certification
6 7 (2.36%) MCITP
7 6 (2.02%) HND
7 6 (2.02%) MCDST
7 6 (2.02%) MCTS
8 5 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.35%) CCNA
9 4 (1.35%) CCA
9 4 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.01%) HNC
11 2 (0.67%) GNVQ
11 2 (0.67%) NVQ Level 3
12 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.74%) SLA
2 4 (1.35%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 156 (52.53%) Active Directory
2 29 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.74%) Hyper-V
3 23 (7.74%) XenApp
4 18 (6.06%) vSphere
5 6 (2.02%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.35%) Terminal Server
6 4 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.69%) Casper Suite
2 7 (2.36%) SCCM
3 5 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.67%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.34%) WSUS
6 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 160 (53.87%) Microsoft
2 83 (27.95%) VMware
3 79 (26.60%) Citrix
4 34 (11.45%) Apple
4 34 (11.45%) Cisco
5 16 (5.39%) EMC
5 16 (5.39%) Oracle
6 14 (4.71%) Symantec
7 8 (2.69%) Lotus
7 8 (2.69%) Mitel
8 7 (2.36%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.36%) Adobe
9 6 (2.02%) HP
10 5 (1.68%) Dell
11 4 (1.35%) Sage
11 4 (1.35%) Avaya
12 3 (1.01%) Novell
12 3 (1.01%) Siemens
12 3 (1.01%) McAfee
12 3 (1.01%) Sophos
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