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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 177 143 143
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 10 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.28% 0.039% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.041% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Average salary £27,000 £17,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3535 2427 2211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.33% 95.44% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2811 1881 1820
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 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 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) VMware
3 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
4 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (45.95%) MS Excel
7 15 (40.54%) Citrix
7 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
8 14 (37.84%) Firewall
8 14 (37.84%) Cisco
9 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
9 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
10 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (24.32%) PHP
11 9 (24.32%) Linux
11 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
12 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
12 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
13 7 (18.92%) Apache
13 7 (18.92%) Perl
13 7 (18.92%) SQL
13 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (18.92%) CCNA
13 7 (18.92%) Internet
13 7 (18.92%) vSphere
14 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
14 6 (16.22%) CentOS
14 6 (16.22%) MCSE

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Apache
3 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 5 (13.51%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Site Server
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 17 (45.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) Internet
3 4 (10.81%) Intranet
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
3 4 (10.81%) Wireless
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) POP3
5 2 (5.41%) SMTP
5 2 (5.41%) FTP
5 2 (5.41%) HTTP
5 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) NHS
1 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
5 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (24.32%) Linux
7 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
8 6 (16.22%) CentOS
9 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
9 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
10 4 (10.81%) SUSE
11 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
12 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
13 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
1 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
1 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (8.11%) Workflow
2 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.41%) QMS
3 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) PHP
2 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Perl
3 5 (13.51%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.92%) CCNA
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (16.22%) MCSE
4 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (10.81%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) Degree
6 2 (5.41%) HND
7 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.92%) vSphere
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.41%) XenServer
7 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Foglight
1 2 (5.41%) Plesk
2 1 (2.70%) Opsview
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) VMware
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) Citrix
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.11%) Apple
7 2 (5.41%) CommVault
8 1 (2.70%) NetApp
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Sun
8 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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