The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Technician
Rank 784 787 808
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 97 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.067% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.071% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 91 64 61
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £32,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103256 95947 106071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85103 80281 91579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support Technician
UK

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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 -41 26 £26,000 -18.11% 3
East of England -3 19 £25,000 +19.04% 1
South East -2 18 £20,500 -10.86% 5
North West +8 10 £24,500 -2.00% 2
Yorkshire -30 10 £20,500 +7.89% 2
West Midlands -8 5 £18,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands - 5 £23,000 - 1
South West -20 3 £22,500 -4.25% 2
North East - 1 £20,000 - 2
IT Support Technician
UK

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 185 (82.96%) Windows
2 138 (61.88%) Microsoft
3 117 (52.47%) Active Directory
3 117 (52.47%) Windows 7
4 98 (43.95%) MS Office
5 81 (36.32%) MS Exchange
6 65 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 60 (26.91%) VMware
8 52 (23.32%) Windows 8
9 48 (21.52%) MS Excel
10 44 (19.73%) TCP/IP
11 41 (18.39%) Windows XP
12 37 (16.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (16.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 33 (14.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (13.45%) VPN
14 30 (13.45%) DNS
15 29 (13.00%) Degree
16 28 (12.56%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (12.56%) Hyper-V
16 28 (12.56%) Cisco
17 26 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (11.21%) SQL Server
19 23 (10.31%) Linux
20 22 (9.87%) ITIL
20 22 (9.87%) Citrix
21 21 (9.42%) Office 365
22 20 (8.97%) Blackberry
23 19 (8.52%) Mac OS X
24 17 (7.62%) Apple

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (36.32%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.04%) Lync
5 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.90%) Confluence
7 2 (0.90%) IIS
7 2 (0.90%) Site Server
8 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 98 (43.95%) MS Office
2 48 (21.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.35%) Sage 200
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.45%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.42%) Office 365
2 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (19.73%) TCP/IP
2 30 (13.45%) VPN
2 30 (13.45%) DNS
3 16 (7.17%) DHCP
4 15 (6.73%) Firewall
5 11 (4.93%) LAN
6 10 (4.48%) Internet
7 9 (4.04%) WAN
8 7 (3.14%) VLAN
9 6 (2.69%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.79%) VoIP
12 3 (1.35%) Wireless
12 3 (1.35%) ISDN
12 3 (1.35%) SNMP
12 3 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (0.90%) NAS
13 2 (0.90%) RFID
13 2 (0.90%) SAN
14 1 (0.45%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.79%) MS Access
4 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.45%) MySQL
4 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 17 (7.62%) Finance
2 14 (6.28%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.59%) Retail
5 7 (3.14%) German Language
6 4 (1.79%) Marketing
7 3 (1.35%) French Language
8 2 (0.90%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.90%) HTML
2 1 (0.45%) .NET
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.97%) Blackberry
2 16 (7.17%) iPhone
3 11 (4.93%) Kindle
4 6 (2.69%) iPad
5 5 (2.24%) Clustering
6 3 (1.35%) EPoS
6 3 (1.35%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.35%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.90%) PDA
7 2 (0.90%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.90%) AS400
7 2 (0.90%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.45%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.45%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 185 (82.96%) Windows
2 117 (52.47%) Windows 7
3 65 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (23.32%) Windows 8
5 41 (18.39%) Windows XP
6 37 (16.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (14.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (10.31%) Linux
9 19 (8.52%) Mac OS X
10 7 (3.14%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.14%) Mac OS
11 5 (2.24%) Windows Vista
12 4 (1.79%) Android
12 4 (1.79%) Debian
13 3 (1.35%) UNIX
14 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.45%) VMS
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (9.87%) ITIL
2 11 (4.93%) CRM
3 9 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (3.59%) Service Delivery
5 7 (3.14%) E-Commerce
6 5 (2.24%) Network Management
6 5 (2.24%) Incident Management
6 5 (2.24%) Load Balancing
7 4 (1.79%) Change Management
7 4 (1.79%) Service Management
8 3 (1.35%) Workflow
8 3 (1.35%) ERP
8 3 (1.35%) Asset Management
8 3 (1.35%) Logistics
9 2 (0.90%) Time Management
9 2 (0.90%) ITSM
10 1 (0.45%) CAD
10 1 (0.45%) Migration
10 1 (0.45%) Analytics
10 1 (0.45%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.48%) SQL
2 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.35%) Python
3 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.35%) Ruby
4 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.90%) C
4 2 (0.90%) VBA
5 1 (0.45%) C#
5 1 (0.45%) VBScript
5 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (13.00%) Degree
2 26 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (7.62%) MCP
4 11 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.59%) CCNA
5 8 (3.59%) MCSE
5 8 (3.59%) MCSA
6 7 (3.14%) MCITP
7 2 (0.90%) MCDST
7 2 (0.90%) HND
7 2 (0.90%) CCNP
7 2 (0.90%) CWNA
7 2 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.45%) CCDA
8 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.93%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.79%) SLA
3 2 (0.90%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 117 (52.47%) Active Directory
2 37 (16.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.56%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.04%) XenApp
5 6 (2.69%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.24%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.24%) Xen
7 3 (1.35%) XenServer
8 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.90%) vSphere
9 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.59%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.35%) SCCM
3 2 (0.90%) WSUS
4 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 138 (61.88%) Microsoft
2 60 (26.91%) VMware
3 28 (12.56%) Cisco
4 22 (9.87%) Citrix
5 17 (7.62%) Apple
6 8 (3.59%) HP
6 8 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.14%) Symantec
8 6 (2.69%) Dell
8 6 (2.69%) Avaya
9 5 (2.24%) SAP
10 4 (1.79%) Sage
11 3 (1.35%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.35%) FactSet
11 3 (1.35%) Trend Micro
11 3 (1.35%) SimCorp
12 2 (0.90%) Sun
12 2 (0.90%) SolidWorks
12 2 (0.90%) Remedy
13 1 (0.45%) Lotus
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £24k - 32k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20-25k depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
University College Birmingham
Salary: From £21,597 to £23,585 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sunderland
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Includes Car/Allowance+bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago