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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 165 171 155
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 11 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.48% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.50% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 1
Average salary £22,000 £17,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.53% -46.92%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -2.12%
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
3281 3614 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.35% 96.58% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2613 2793 1963
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) IronPort
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) RightFax
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Office 365
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
4 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) HND
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) IronPort
1 5 (41.67%) RightFax
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Sage
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