The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 122 148 134
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 1 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.060% 0.082% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.086% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 15
Median salary £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £24,000 £23,108
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +3.85%
Support Technician
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1587 2328 2508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.49% 95.33% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1877 1575
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Reading

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam