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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 177 158 185
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 19 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.48% 0.81% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.85% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 15
Average salary £21,000 £23,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,600 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £29,500 £31,700
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.22%
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
3789 3629 3996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.82% 94.95% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3123 3126 3441
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 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
Basingstoke +4 7 £21,000 -6.66%
Southampton -9 3 £17,000 -26.08%
Farnborough - 2 £24,250 -
Eastleigh - 2 £22,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £21,000 - 2
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
3 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
4 19 (34.55%) MS Exchange
5 18 (32.73%) MS Office
6 17 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
10 12 (21.82%) Degree
10 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (20.00%) Windows 8
12 10 (18.18%) SQL
13 9 (16.36%) MCP
13 9 (16.36%) Cisco
13 9 (16.36%) Firewall
13 9 (16.36%) Backup Exec
14 7 (12.73%) Symantec
14 7 (12.73%) VPN
14 7 (12.73%) ISO 9001
14 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
14 7 (12.73%) Linux
14 7 (12.73%) Kindle
14 7 (12.73%) VLAN
15 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
15 6 (10.91%) DNS
15 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
16 5 (9.09%) VMware
16 5 (9.09%) Clustering

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (34.55%) MS Exchange
2 17 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.27%) Lync
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Office
2 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.36%) Firewall
3 7 (12.73%) VLAN
3 7 (12.73%) VPN
4 6 (10.91%) DNS
5 3 (5.45%) ISDN
5 3 (5.45%) SNMP
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.64%) VoIP
6 2 (3.64%) WAN
6 2 (3.64%) DHCP
6 2 (3.64%) SSL
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
General
1 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Kindle
2 5 (9.09%) Clustering
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) iSeries
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.73%) Linux
7 5 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
1 5 (9.09%) Network Management
2 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
2 3 (5.45%) Logistics
3 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL
3 2 (3.64%) CRM
3 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.64%) Change Management
4 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.82%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 9 (16.36%) MCP
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.27%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Cisco
3 7 (12.73%) Symantec
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 5 (9.09%) Dell
5 4 (7.27%) Citrix
6 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) Juniper
7 1 (1.82%) Lotus
7 1 (1.82%) EMC
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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