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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 169 180 158
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 18 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.53% 0.21% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.22% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 34
Average salary £19,000 £22,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,250 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £29,750 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,250 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -3.26%
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
3293 3676 3929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.72% 98.37% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2890 3054 3390
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram 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 30 April 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
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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
Andover - 13 £19,000 -
Fareham -1 3 £16,500 +1.53%
Southampton -1 1 £25,500 -14.28% 1
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
4 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
6 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
7 12 (33.33%) SQL
8 11 (30.56%) MS Office
8 11 (30.56%) ERP
8 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
8 11 (30.56%) VPN
8 11 (30.56%) Symantec
8 11 (30.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (30.56%) Backup Exec
8 11 (30.56%) Firewall
8 11 (30.56%) Wireless
8 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (30.56%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (30.56%) Mac OS
8 11 (30.56%) NAS
8 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (30.56%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (30.56%) Synology
9 9 (25.00%) SLA
10 6 (16.67%) Degree
10 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 4 (11.11%) Windows 8

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (30.56%) MS Office
2 11 (30.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Firewall
1 11 (30.56%) NAS
1 11 (30.56%) VPN
1 11 (30.56%) Wireless
2 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.11%) Derivative
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Linux
3 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
5 11 (30.56%) Mac OS
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) Unix
6 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.56%) Android
8 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ERP
1 11 (30.56%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (11.11%) Content Management
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.78%) High Availability
5 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.78%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Backup Exec
1 11 (30.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Symantec
2 11 (30.56%) Synology
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Eastleigh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago