The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Technician
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £23,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
IT 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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1057 1115 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.23% 97.72% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 937 992 888
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in Kent

IT Support Technician
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Technician within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Maidstone - 1 £22,000 -
IT Support Technician
South East

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) WorkSite
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago