The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 79 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.53% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% -
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,900 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -0.43%
Support Technician
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
735 650 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.13% 98.93% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 625 508 667
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 4 £24,500 - 1
Support Technician
East Midlands

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) MCITP
5 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Audit
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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