The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 159 155 164
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 24 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 0.037% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.039% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £17,250 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.92% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.22%
Support Technician
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3608 2561 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.86% 95.99% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 2023 2300
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Leeds

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (87.50%) VMware
2 34 (85.00%) Windows
3 32 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (75.00%) Citrix
5 29 (72.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (67.50%) MS Excel
7 25 (62.50%) Windows 7
8 22 (55.00%) Windows XP
8 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (52.50%) DHCP
9 21 (52.50%) DNS
9 21 (52.50%) Intranet
9 21 (52.50%) Internet
9 21 (52.50%) Service Delivery
9 21 (52.50%) Wireless
10 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
11 12 (30.00%) Firewall
12 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (25.00%) Cisco
14 6 (15.00%) Linux
14 6 (15.00%) CCNA
14 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (15.00%) CentOS
14 6 (15.00%) vSphere
15 5 (12.50%) MCSE
15 5 (12.50%) SLA
15 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
15 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
16 4 (10.00%) Java

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (67.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) DHCP
1 21 (52.50%) DNS
1 21 (52.50%) Intranet
1 21 (52.50%) Internet
1 21 (52.50%) Wireless
2 12 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) COM
Operating Systems
1 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 32 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (72.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (62.50%) Windows 7
5 22 (55.00%) Windows XP
5 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (15.00%) Linux
6 6 (15.00%) CentOS
7 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.50%) SUSE
9 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.00%) QMS
4 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.00%) Workflow
4 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
1 4 (10.00%) Perl
1 4 (10.00%) PHP
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) CCNA
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.50%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) ISEB
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.00%) vSphere
3 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.00%) XenServer
7 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Foglight
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Opsview
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) VMware
2 30 (75.00%) Citrix
3 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.00%) Apple
6 2 (5.00%) CommVault
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Splunk
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