The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 100 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.36% 0.53% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.56% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £20,000 £26,000 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +57.57%
UK excluding London average salary £22,750 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-1.08% -2.12%
Support Technician
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1318 1063 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.21% 94.07% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 786 744
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,500
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 Milton Keynes

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Support Technician
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) iSeries
2 2 (40.00%) OS/400
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft