The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 31 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 87 77 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.11% 0.73% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.76% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
920 662 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.66% 96.64% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 800 588 682
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
East Midlands

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Leicestershire region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -9 1 £23,000 -8.00%
Support Technician
East Midlands

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) PABX
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) PABX
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix