The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank - 58 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £17,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 460 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.96% 93.69% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 364 409 423
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
North West

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Lancashire

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) Draytek
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) PBX
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) Draytek
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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