The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 25 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 362 368 370
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 89 70 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 54 66 55
Average salary £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.41% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.17%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21539 21041 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17272 17360 18952
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Support Technician
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in the South East

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in the South East

Support Technician
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Berkshire +37 35 £29,250 +44.44% 3
Hampshire +16 30 £20,500 -12.76% 5
Surrey -22 8 £23,250 -22.50% 6
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £24,250 -11.81%
East Sussex -18 5 £21,000 -14.28% 2
Oxfordshire -7 4 £20,000 -11.11% 1
West Sussex -4 2 £33,000 +20.00% 3
Kent -10 1 £21,500 +13.15% 1
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 103 (58.19%) Windows
2 83 (46.89%) Microsoft
3 62 (35.03%) Active Directory
3 62 (35.03%) MS Office
4 56 (31.64%) Windows 7
5 41 (23.16%) TCP/IP
6 38 (21.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (20.90%) VPN
8 36 (20.34%) DNS
8 36 (20.34%) MS Excel
9 34 (19.21%) MS Exchange
10 27 (15.25%) DHCP
11 26 (14.69%) Windows XP
12 25 (14.12%) Firewall
13 24 (13.56%) VMware
14 22 (12.43%) Cisco
15 21 (11.86%) MCP
15 21 (11.86%) Degree
16 20 (11.30%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (10.73%) Windows 8
17 19 (10.73%) Linux
17 19 (10.73%) ITIL
17 19 (10.73%) Citrix
18 18 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
20 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (9.04%) SLA
21 15 (8.47%) Telecoms
21 15 (8.47%) Finance
22 14 (7.91%) Blackberry

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 34 (19.21%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.52%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.26%) Lync
5 4 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.69%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.13%) IIS
7 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 62 (35.03%) MS Office
2 36 (20.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
1 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.16%) TCP/IP
2 37 (20.90%) VPN
3 36 (20.34%) DNS
4 27 (15.25%) DHCP
5 25 (14.12%) Firewall
6 10 (5.65%) VLAN
7 7 (3.95%) VoIP
8 6 (3.39%) WAN
8 6 (3.39%) ISDN
9 4 (2.26%) LAN
10 3 (1.69%) SNMP
10 3 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.13%) Internet
12 1 (0.56%) ADSL
12 1 (0.56%) HTTP
12 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.56%) Network Security
12 1 (0.56%) Wireless
12 1 (0.56%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.69%) MySQL
4 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (8.47%) Telecoms
1 15 (8.47%) Finance
2 5 (2.82%) Retail
2 5 (2.82%) French Language
3 4 (2.26%) German Language
4 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.56%) Marketing
4 1 (0.56%) Law
4 1 (0.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.56%) HTML
1 1 (0.56%) .NET
1 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) Blackberry
2 7 (3.95%) Kindle
3 6 (3.39%) Thin Client
3 6 (3.39%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.82%) Clustering
5 3 (1.69%) Streaming Media
5 3 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.69%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.13%) iPhone
7 1 (0.56%) iSeries
7 1 (0.56%) iPad
7 1 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 103 (58.19%) Windows
2 56 (31.64%) Windows 7
3 38 (21.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (14.69%) Windows XP
5 19 (10.73%) Linux
5 19 (10.73%) Windows 8
6 18 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.95%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.26%) UNIX
9 4 (2.26%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.69%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.13%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.56%) Android
12 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (10.73%) ITIL
2 10 (5.65%) Service Delivery
3 5 (2.82%) Load Balancing
3 5 (2.82%) Network Management
4 4 (2.26%) E-Commerce
5 3 (1.69%) Asset Management
5 3 (1.69%) Logistics
5 3 (1.69%) Time Management
5 3 (1.69%) Service Management
6 2 (1.13%) Product Management
6 2 (1.13%) Change Management
6 2 (1.13%) CRM
7 1 (0.56%) Project Management
7 1 (0.56%) Data Security
7 1 (0.56%) Data Management
7 1 (0.56%) Software Architecture
7 1 (0.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (0.56%) Web Development
7 1 (0.56%) Business Development
7 1 (0.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.78%) SQL
2 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.69%) Python
3 3 (1.69%) Ruby
4 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (11.86%) MCP
1 21 (11.86%) Degree
2 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.21%) MCSE
4 7 (3.95%) MCITP
5 5 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.26%) CCNA
7 3 (1.69%) MCSA
7 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.13%) MCDST
8 2 (1.13%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.13%) CWNA
8 2 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.56%) CCSA
9 1 (0.56%) CCSE
9 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.04%) SLA
2 7 (3.95%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 62 (35.03%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.95%) XenApp
4 6 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.82%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.82%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.56%) Xen
7 1 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.08%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.56%) WSUS
3 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 83 (46.89%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.56%) VMware
3 22 (12.43%) Cisco
4 19 (10.73%) Citrix
5 7 (3.95%) Symantec
6 5 (2.82%) Dell
7 3 (1.69%) HP
7 3 (1.69%) Lotus
7 3 (1.69%) Apple
8 2 (1.13%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle
8 2 (1.13%) SAP
9 1 (0.56%) Sun
9 1 (0.56%) McAfee
9 1 (0.56%) Wyse
9 1 (0.56%) AppSense
9 1 (0.56%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.56%) Acronis
9 1 (0.56%) Spiceworks
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Hot Rec
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20-25k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Richmond Adult & Community College
Salary: From £17,398 to £20,776 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £21218 - £31828 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago