The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Technician
Rank 79 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.12% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £20,250
UK excluding London average salary £23,358 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.17% -2.22%
IT Support Technician
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
825 709 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.93% 95.81% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 710 631 1028
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,047 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Technician in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Technician across the Gloucestershire region.

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

IT Support Technician
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cheltenham - 1 £25,000 -
IT Support Technician
South West

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) HND
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) French Language
3 2 (50.00%) German Language
3 2 (50.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) French Language
1 2 (50.00%) German Language
1 2 (50.00%) Italian Language
1 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) HND
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds