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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 88 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 9 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.76% 0.62% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.63% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Average salary £23,000 £21,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.74% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -4.16%
Support Technician
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1132 948 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.18% 97.23% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 897 743 803
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Nottingham

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
5 18 (60.00%) VMware
6 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
8 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (36.67%) DNS
10 11 (36.67%) SQL
10 11 (36.67%) Lync
10 11 (36.67%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (33.33%) SCCM
11 10 (33.33%) DHCP
12 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
12 9 (30.00%) vSphere
13 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
13 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
13 8 (26.67%) IIS
13 8 (26.67%) MS Office
14 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
14 7 (23.33%) Office 365
15 6 (20.00%) Cisco
15 6 (20.00%) ITIL
16 5 (16.67%) HTML
16 5 (16.67%) Finance

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 15 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (36.67%) Lync
2 11 (36.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (26.67%) IIS
4 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) DNS
2 10 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
4 3 (10.00%) VLAN
5 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) HTTP
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) EPoS
1 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) ETL
2 3 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) VB6
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (30.00%) vSphere
4 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) Spiceworks
4 1 (3.33%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) Sophos
4 1 (3.33%) Toshiba