The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 70 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.16% 0.53% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.55% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.43%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
600 548 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.79% 97.34% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 530 483 465
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
South Yorkshire

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Sheffield

Support Technician
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) PDA
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix