The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 391 377 368
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 57 94 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.46% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 90 64
Median salary £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £34,450
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -8.33%
Support Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17915 20287 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.17% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16595 17383
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -21 14 £25,000 +35.13% 3
Berkshire +11 12 £23,000 +2.22% 1
Surrey +15 10 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Kent +13 7 £25,000 +35.13%
Hampshire -10 6 £20,750 -5.68% 5
West Sussex -6 3 £22,000 -23.47%
Sussex - 3 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire +20 2 £20,500 -25.45% 3
Support Technician
England

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 118 (89.39%) Windows
2 90 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 71 (53.79%) Microsoft
4 69 (52.27%) MS Office
5 52 (39.39%) Windows Server
6 51 (38.64%) MS Excel
7 49 (37.12%) Windows 7
8 37 (28.03%) MS Exchange
9 36 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (23.48%) Windows 8
11 28 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (18.94%) VMware
13 21 (15.91%) Linux
14 20 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (15.15%) Citrix
15 19 (14.39%) Windows XP
16 18 (13.64%) Wireless
17 17 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2010
18 16 (12.12%) VPN
19 15 (11.36%) ERP
19 15 (11.36%) Firewall
20 14 (10.61%) DNS
20 14 (10.61%) DHCP
20 14 (10.61%) Symantec
20 14 (10.61%) Hyper-V
21 13 (9.85%) Mac OS
21 13 (9.85%) Windows 10
21 13 (9.85%) Office 365
21 13 (9.85%) SLA
22 12 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 37 (28.03%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.03%) IIS
3 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 69 (52.27%) MS Office
2 51 (38.64%) MS Excel
3 11 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.52%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.64%) Wireless
2 16 (12.12%) VPN
3 15 (11.36%) Firewall
4 14 (10.61%) DHCP
4 14 (10.61%) DNS
5 11 (8.33%) NAS
5 11 (8.33%) SAN
6 8 (6.06%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.30%) Internet
8 6 (4.55%) LAN
8 6 (4.55%) WAN
9 5 (3.79%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (3.79%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (3.03%) VLAN
11 3 (2.27%) 3G
11 3 (2.27%) Network Security
12 2 (1.52%) Broadband
12 2 (1.52%) VoIP
13 1 (0.76%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.03%) Legal
2 4 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (3.03%) Retail
3 3 (2.27%) Finance
3 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.52%) Billing
4 2 (1.52%) Games
4 2 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.27%) .NET
2 2 (1.52%) HTML
3 1 (0.76%) CSS
3 1 (0.76%) HTML5
3 1 (0.76%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 10 (7.58%) iPad
3 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Licensing
4 6 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.55%) iPhone
5 5 (3.79%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.52%) AS400
7 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.52%) FMCG
7 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.52%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.52%) VLE
8 1 (0.76%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 118 (89.39%) Windows
2 52 (39.39%) Windows Server
3 49 (37.12%) Windows 7
4 36 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (23.48%) Windows 8
6 28 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (15.91%) Linux
8 19 (14.39%) Windows XP
9 13 (9.85%) Mac OS
9 13 (9.85%) Windows 10
10 9 (6.82%) Android
10 9 (6.82%) Apple iOS
11 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (4.55%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.36%) ERP
2 12 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (8.33%) ITIL
4 10 (7.58%) Mentoring
5 8 (6.06%) Software Licensing
6 4 (3.03%) CRM
6 4 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (3.03%) Network Management
6 4 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.03%) Software Distribution
6 4 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 3 (2.27%) Data Management
7 3 (2.27%) Software Testing
7 3 (2.27%) Time Management
8 2 (1.52%) Coaching
8 2 (1.52%) E-Discovery
8 2 (1.52%) Open Source
8 2 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.52%) Service Management
8 2 (1.52%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (1.52%) C
2 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.52%) RPG
3 1 (0.76%) C#
3 1 (0.76%) Java
3 1 (0.76%) PHP
3 1 (0.76%) VB
3 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.55%) Degree
3 6 (4.55%) MCSE
4 5 (3.79%) MCSA
5 4 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.03%) MCP
5 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.27%) MCITP
7 2 (1.52%) CCDA
7 2 (1.52%) CCNA
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.52%) MCTS
7 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.76%) GNVQ
8 1 (0.76%) HNC
8 1 (0.76%) HND
8 1 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 90 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.61%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.27%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 12 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 71 (53.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.94%) VMware
3 20 (15.15%) Citrix
4 14 (10.61%) Symantec
5 11 (8.33%) Synology
6 9 (6.82%) Cisco
7 7 (5.30%) Apple
8 5 (3.79%) HP
9 4 (3.03%) Intel Security
9 4 (3.03%) Sophos
9 4 (3.03%) Veeam
10 2 (1.52%) Infor
10 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.76%) Acronis
11 1 (0.76%) Capita
11 1 (0.76%) EMC
11 1 (0.76%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.76%) Macromedia
11 1 (0.76%) MAPICS
11 1 (0.76%) Ruckus Wireless
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