The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 108 121 130
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 10 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.65% 0.50% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.51% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £22,500 £23,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -10.37%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £22,614
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +3.92%
Support Technician
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1462 1749 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.57% 96.95% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1489 1738
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thame - 2 £22,500 -
Witney - 2 £26,000 -
Oxford +15 1 £22,000 -12.00%
Banbury +7 1 £28,500 -10.93%
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (26.67%) MCP
6 4 (26.67%) MCSE
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) IIS
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
8 2 (13.33%) MCT
8 2 (13.33%) CCNA
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (13.33%) EPoS
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 2 (13.33%) Time Management
8 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) EPoS
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Data Management
1 2 (13.33%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) QMS
2 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Android Development
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCP
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) MCT
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Veeam
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