The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
IT Support Technician
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
580 443 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.97% 95.27% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 480 351 415
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in Lancashire

IT Support Technician
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) GNVQ
1 2 (100.00%) NVQ Level 3

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) GNVQ
1 2 (100.00%) NVQ Level 3
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware