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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 178 166 174
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 20 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.51% 0.69% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.73% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 18
Average salary £21,000 £23,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £31,100
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +2.17%
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
3702 3856 3969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.13% 95.14% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 3310 3402
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
Basingstoke +2 6 £22,500 - 1
Southampton +1 6 £17,000 -26.08% 1
Farnborough - 2 £20,750 -
Eastleigh - 2 £22,500 -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
3 28 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
5 24 (37.50%) MS Office
6 22 (34.38%) MS Exchange
7 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 13 (20.31%) Windows 8
12 12 (18.75%) Degree
12 12 (18.75%) VMware
13 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (15.63%) VPN
15 9 (14.06%) DNS
15 9 (14.06%) Windows XP
15 9 (14.06%) MCP
15 9 (14.06%) Cisco
16 8 (12.50%) Firewall
16 8 (12.50%) Backup Exec
17 7 (10.94%) Symantec
17 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
17 7 (10.94%) ITIL
17 7 (10.94%) SQL
17 7 (10.94%) Linux
17 7 (10.94%) ISO 9001
17 7 (10.94%) DHCP
17 7 (10.94%) Kindle
17 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 22 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.25%) Lync
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (37.50%) MS Office
2 20 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (15.63%) VPN
3 9 (14.06%) DNS
4 8 (12.50%) Firewall
5 7 (10.94%) DHCP
6 6 (9.38%) VLAN
7 3 (4.69%) SNMP
7 3 (4.69%) ISDN
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.56%) WAN
8 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Kindle
2 5 (7.81%) Clustering
3 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) iSeries
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 28 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (20.31%) Windows 8
5 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.06%) Windows XP
7 7 (10.94%) Linux
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.94%) ITIL
2 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
2 5 (7.81%) Network Management
3 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
3 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
3 3 (4.69%) Logistics
4 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.13%) Change Management
4 2 (3.13%) CRM
4 2 (3.13%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.56%) Web Development
5 1 (1.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) MCP
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.56%) NFS
4 1 (1.56%) XenApp
4 1 (1.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.56%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.75%) VMware
3 9 (14.06%) Cisco
4 7 (10.94%) Symantec
5 5 (7.81%) Dell
5 5 (7.81%) Citrix
6 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.56%) Juniper
7 1 (1.56%) Lotus
7 1 (1.56%) EMC
Basingstoke
QA Apprenticeships
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