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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 177 150 168
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 14 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 0.96% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.01% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 13
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,350 £19,100 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £31,800 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,375 £23,250 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +8.13%
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
3554 3656 3818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.31% 94.49% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 3077 3097
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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 +12 5 £16,750 -23.86%
Basingstoke +12 4 £22,000 -12.00%
Southampton -17 4 £29,750 +32.22% 2
Gosport - 1 - -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 40 (78.43%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Active Directory
3 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
4 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
4 19 (37.25%) Windows XP
5 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (29.41%) VMware
6 15 (29.41%) Degree
7 13 (25.49%) MS Office
7 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
8 12 (23.53%) ITIL
9 11 (21.57%) ISO 9001
9 11 (21.57%) DNS
9 11 (21.57%) Citrix
9 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (21.57%) Windows Vista
10 9 (17.65%) VPN
10 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
11 8 (15.69%) Linux
11 8 (15.69%) Windows 2000
12 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
12 7 (13.73%) SLA
12 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
12 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
13 6 (11.76%) Coaching
13 6 (11.76%) XenApp
13 6 (11.76%) HP
13 6 (11.76%) UNIX

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.92%) Lync
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (25.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
2 11 (21.57%) DNS
3 9 (17.65%) VPN
4 6 (11.76%) IP Telephony
5 4 (7.84%) VLAN
5 4 (7.84%) WAN
5 4 (7.84%) Firewall
6 3 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Middleware
1 3 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.88%) Open Source
2 3 (5.88%) Kindle
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (78.43%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows XP
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Vista
5 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 8 (15.69%) Linux
6 8 (15.69%) Windows 2000
7 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
8 6 (11.76%) UNIX
9 2 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 6 (11.76%) Information Security
2 6 (11.76%) Coaching
3 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.88%) BDD
4 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (5.88%) DevOps
4 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.88%) TDD
4 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.92%) ITSM
5 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.92%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.96%) Data Security
6 1 (1.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) Ruby
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) ISO 9001
2 7 (13.73%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (49.02%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) VMware
3 11 (21.57%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (3.92%) Google
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