The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 166 176 147
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 19 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.57% 0.80% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.81% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 22
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,875 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -4.08%
Support Technician
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3249 3806 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.54% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 3281 2741
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Hampshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Fareham +1 6 £16,500 -1.49% 1
Andover - 4 £23,250 - 1
Portsmouth +16 3 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Basingstoke +6 3 £25,000 +13.63%
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
3 19 (51.35%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) SLA
5 11 (29.73%) Mathematics
6 10 (27.03%) Degree
7 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
7 9 (24.32%) Linux
8 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
9 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
10 6 (16.22%) HTML
10 6 (16.22%) CMS
10 6 (16.22%) Content Management
10 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
10 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
11 5 (13.51%) Derivative
11 5 (13.51%) Unix
11 5 (13.51%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (13.51%) IIS
11 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
11 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
12 4 (10.81%) Firewall
12 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
13 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
13 3 (8.11%) Citrix
14 2 (5.41%) VPN

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) CMS
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
3 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
1 4 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (5.41%) NAS
2 2 (5.41%) SSL
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
2 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (13.51%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.41%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 2 (5.41%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.51%) Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.51%) Unix
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.41%) Android
7 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Content Management
2 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.41%) ERP
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL
2 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (5.41%) Time Management
3 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.70%) Regression Testing
3 1 (2.70%) Service Management
3 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
3 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
3 1 (2.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Symantec
3 2 (5.41%) Synology
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) WatchGuard
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, health care
Posted: 25 days ago