The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 177 152 147
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.039% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.041% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £26,845 £17,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.39% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3513 2427 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.31% 95.55% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2783 1855 1900
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
West Yorkshire

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 22 July 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 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) VMware
3 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
4 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
6 14 (41.18%) Cisco
6 14 (41.18%) Citrix
6 14 (41.18%) Firewall
6 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
8 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
9 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
10 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
11 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
11 8 (23.53%) PHP
12 7 (20.59%) Apache
12 7 (20.59%) Perl
12 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (20.59%) CCNA
12 7 (20.59%) vSphere
13 6 (17.65%) VMware ESX
13 6 (17.65%) CentOS
13 6 (17.65%) Internet
13 6 (17.65%) SQL
13 6 (17.65%) MCSE
14 5 (14.71%) Java

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Apache
3 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.71%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.94%) Site Server
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (8.82%) Intranet
3 3 (8.82%) Wireless
3 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) FTP
4 2 (5.88%) HTTP
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 2 (5.88%) POP3
4 2 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (2.94%) SAN
5 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) NHS
1 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
5 9 (26.47%) Linux
6 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (17.65%) CentOS
8 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
8 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu
8 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
9 4 (11.76%) SUSE
10 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
10 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.82%) Workflow
3 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) QMS
4 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PHP
2 7 (20.59%) Perl
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 6 (17.65%) MCSE
4 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (11.76%) MCSA
6 2 (5.88%) Degree
6 2 (5.88%) HND
7 1 (2.94%) ISEB
7 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 7 (20.59%) vSphere
5 6 (17.65%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) XenServer
7 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Plesk
1 2 (5.88%) Foglight
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) VMware
2 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco
3 14 (41.18%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.82%) Apple
6 2 (5.88%) CommVault
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Sun
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Splunk
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