The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 79 89 105
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 6 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 1.39% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.42% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 1
Median salary £23,750 £17,750 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -17.44%
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -6.52%
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
929 1055 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.00% 97.50% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 818 939 1027
Median salary £39,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.85% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Kent

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Kent

Support Technician
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Whitstable - 2 £23,000 -
Tonbridge +4 1 £14,500 -21.62% 1
Canterbury - 1 £27,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £27,500 -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MCSA
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) AS400
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Infor
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) RPG
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) CCDA
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) MAPICS

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (11.11%) System Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Time Management
1 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) RPG
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) CCDA
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
4 1 (11.11%) HND
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Infor
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) ION Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Macromedia
3 1 (11.11%) MAPICS
3 1 (11.11%) Ruckus Wireless
Tonbridge
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26520 - £35700 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago