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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 331 396 341
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 76 78 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.36% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.37% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 112
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,217
% change year-on-year
- +3.37%
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
15695 20925 21297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.89% 97.03% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13077 17659 16983
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Hampshire +11 25 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Oxfordshire +37 15 £24,000 -4.00%
Kent +21 9 £27,500 +32.53%
West Sussex +31 7 £25,000 -10.71%
Buckinghamshire +17 6 £21,750 +8.75% 2
Berkshire +48 5 £21,000 +1.20%
East Sussex +19 5 £21,973 -4.46%
Surrey +13 4 £23,750 -5.00% 4
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 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 South East region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 94 (75.81%) Windows
2 67 (54.03%) Active Directory
3 44 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 41 (33.06%) VMware
4 41 (33.06%) Windows 7
5 40 (32.26%) Windows Server
6 35 (28.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (22.58%) Hyper-V
10 25 (20.16%) Windows 8
11 24 (19.35%) Windows 10
12 23 (18.55%) MS Office
13 21 (16.94%) LAN
13 21 (16.94%) WAN
14 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
15 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (14.52%) Windows XP
17 17 (13.71%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (12.90%) TCP/IP
19 15 (12.10%) Office 365
19 15 (12.10%) MS Exchange
19 15 (12.10%) Firewall
20 14 (11.29%) DHCP
20 14 (11.29%) DNS
20 14 (11.29%) VLAN
21 13 (10.48%) Cisco
22 11 (8.87%) SAN
22 11 (8.87%) VPN

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 15 (12.10%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.42%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (18.55%) MS Office
2 20 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.10%) Office 365
2 8 (6.45%) Dropbox
3 3 (2.42%) SaaS
4 2 (1.61%) G Suite
4 2 (1.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.94%) LAN
1 21 (16.94%) WAN
2 17 (13.71%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 15 (12.10%) Firewall
5 14 (11.29%) DHCP
5 14 (11.29%) DNS
5 14 (11.29%) VLAN
6 11 (8.87%) SAN
6 11 (8.87%) VPN
7 5 (4.03%) Wireless
8 4 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.42%) 3G
9 3 (2.42%) HTTP
9 3 (2.42%) Internet
9 3 (2.42%) VoIP
10 1 (0.81%) IPsec
10 1 (0.81%) IPv4
10 1 (0.81%) RFID
10 1 (0.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Xcode
General
1 8 (6.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.03%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Back Office
5 3 (2.42%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.61%) Games
6 2 (1.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) HTML
2 2 (1.61%) COM
3 1 (0.81%) .NET
3 1 (0.81%) HTML5
3 1 (0.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) iPad
2 7 (5.65%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.03%) Biotechnology
3 5 (4.03%) FMCG
4 4 (3.23%) AS400
5 3 (2.42%) CCTV
5 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.42%) iPhone
6 2 (1.61%) EPoS
6 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Arduino
7 1 (0.81%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.81%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 94 (75.81%) Windows
2 41 (33.06%) Windows 7
3 40 (32.26%) Windows Server
4 33 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (20.16%) Windows 8
7 24 (19.35%) Windows 10
8 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (14.52%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.84%) Linux
11 5 (4.03%) Android
11 5 (4.03%) Mac OS
12 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
13 3 (2.42%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.81%) CentOS
14 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (7.26%) ITIL
1 9 (7.26%) Root Cause Analysis
1 9 (7.26%) Service Management
2 7 (5.65%) Service Delivery
3 5 (4.03%) Change Control
3 5 (4.03%) Problem Management
4 4 (3.23%) Line Management
5 3 (2.42%) Computer Vision
5 3 (2.42%) Data Management
5 3 (2.42%) ITSM
5 3 (2.42%) Mentoring
5 3 (2.42%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (2.42%) Software Engineering
5 3 (2.42%) Software Testing
5 3 (2.42%) Time Management
6 2 (1.61%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (1.61%) Network Management
7 1 (0.81%) Incident Management
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (0.81%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.06%) SQL
2 4 (3.23%) RPG
3 3 (2.42%) C
4 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) C++
5 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.26%) CCNA
2 9 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.26%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) MCSE
3 8 (6.45%) A+ Certification
4 7 (5.65%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (3.23%) DBS Check
6 4 (3.23%) MCP
7 3 (2.42%) HNC
7 3 (2.42%) HND
7 3 (2.42%) MCSA
8 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) MCITP
9 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (54.03%) Active Directory
2 35 (28.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (22.58%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.42%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.61%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.61%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 41 (33.06%) VMware
3 13 (10.48%) Cisco
4 10 (8.06%) Citrix
5 9 (7.26%) Apple
5 9 (7.26%) HP
6 4 (3.23%) Infor
6 4 (3.23%) Intel Security
6 4 (3.23%) Polycom
6 4 (3.23%) Sophos
6 4 (3.23%) Symantec
6 4 (3.23%) Veeam
7 2 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Dell KACE
8 1 (0.81%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.81%) Meraki
8 1 (0.81%) Mitel
8 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
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