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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 83 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 7 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.66% 0.48% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.50% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £22,500 £20,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +5.81%
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
1022 1007 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.87% 95.90% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 812 864 877
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) SQL
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) IIS
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) XSL
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) VB6
5 5 (31.25%) VBScript
5 5 (31.25%) VB
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) WAN
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall
8 2 (12.50%) Xbox
8 2 (12.50%) Office 365
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) XSL
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) VB6
4 5 (31.25%) VBScript
4 5 (31.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) HND
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix