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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 150 168 157
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 30 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 7
Average salary £27,500 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,250 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,500 £25,700
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £25,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 43 (78.18%) VMware
3 42 (76.36%) Citrix
4 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (70.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (69.09%) Windows 7
6 38 (69.09%) MS Excel
7 37 (67.27%) Windows XP
7 37 (67.27%) DHCP
7 37 (67.27%) DNS
8 35 (63.64%) Wireless
8 35 (63.64%) Intranet
8 35 (63.64%) Internet
8 35 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (63.64%) Service Delivery
9 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.36%) Firewall
11 7 (12.73%) Cisco
12 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
12 5 (9.09%) ITIL
12 5 (9.09%) CentOS
12 5 (9.09%) SAN
13 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (7.27%) vSphere
13 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (7.27%) MCSE
13 4 (7.27%) MCSA
13 4 (7.27%) CCNA

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (3.64%) IIS
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) SAS
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (69.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 37 (67.27%) DHCP
1 37 (67.27%) DNS
2 35 (63.64%) Wireless
2 35 (63.64%) Intranet
2 35 (63.64%) Internet
3 9 (16.36%) Firewall
4 5 (9.09%) SAN
5 4 (7.27%) LAN
5 4 (7.27%) WAN
6 3 (5.45%) LDAP
6 3 (5.45%) SSL
7 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.64%) VPN
7 2 (3.64%) VLAN
7 2 (3.64%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.64%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) MS Access
General
1 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (70.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (69.09%) Windows 7
5 37 (67.27%) Windows XP
6 35 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 5 (9.09%) CentOS
8 3 (5.45%) Linux
9 1 (1.82%) Android
9 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Service Delivery
2 5 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.64%) Software Testing
4 2 (3.64%) Time Management
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) C#
1 2 (3.64%) C++
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
1 2 (3.64%) VBA
1 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) MCSE
1 4 (7.27%) MCSA
1 4 (7.27%) CCNA
1 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.27%) vSphere
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (78.18%) VMware
2 42 (76.36%) Citrix
3 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.73%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) Alterian
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
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