The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank - 78 68
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 2.37% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.46% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 3
Average salary - £22,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +1.11%
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
752 772 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.04% 96.26% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 612 694 525
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
Leicestershire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 25000-30000 Per Annum Company benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago