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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 176 171 144
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 4 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.12% 0.38% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.39% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 1
Average salary £25,000 £28,750 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -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
3249 3551 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.24% 97.26% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2558 2823 1885
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 3 July 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (53.33%) Internet
4 8 (53.33%) DHCP
5 7 (46.67%) Intranet
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) Wireless
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (13.33%) LAN
10 2 (13.33%) WAN
10 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 2 (13.33%) .NET
10 2 (13.33%) MS Office
10 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
10 2 (13.33%) IronPort
10 2 (13.33%) Time Management
10 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) Banking

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) Internet
2 7 (46.67%) Wireless
2 7 (46.67%) Intranet
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) COM+
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) IronPort
3 2 (13.33%) RightFax
4 1 (6.67%) Alterian
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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