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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 380 385 374
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 53 88 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.43% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 84 72
Median salary £24,000 £21,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,950
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -6.52%
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
17793 20422 22303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.10% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15163 16650 18011
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Surrey +32 13 £24,000 +1.05% 2
Berkshire +12 12 £22,000 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire -24 11 £25,000 +31.57% 4
Hampshire +2 7 £19,000 -11.62% 2
Kent +9 6 £23,750 +33.80% 2
West Sussex -4 3 £22,000 -7.36% 1
Sussex - 1 £25,000 -
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 132 (91.03%) Windows
2 95 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 83 (57.24%) MS Office
4 79 (54.48%) Microsoft
5 56 (38.62%) Windows Server
5 56 (38.62%) MS Excel
6 55 (37.93%) Windows 7
7 45 (31.03%) MS Exchange
8 38 (26.21%) Windows 8
9 32 (22.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (15.86%) Windows XP
12 22 (15.17%) Linux
12 22 (15.17%) VMware
13 18 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (12.41%) Firewall
13 18 (12.41%) Citrix
14 17 (11.72%) Wireless
14 17 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (11.72%) Office 365
15 15 (10.34%) Symantec
15 15 (10.34%) VPN
15 15 (10.34%) SLA
15 15 (10.34%) ERP
16 14 (9.66%) Software Licensing
16 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Licensing
17 13 (8.97%) Norton AntiVirus
17 13 (8.97%) Mac OS
17 13 (8.97%) Android
17 13 (8.97%) Apple iOS

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 45 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.76%) IIS
3 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.69%) CMS
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 83 (57.24%) MS Office
2 56 (38.62%) MS Excel
3 11 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.72%) Office 365
2 2 (1.38%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.41%) Firewall
2 17 (11.72%) Wireless
3 15 (10.34%) VPN
4 12 (8.28%) DHCP
4 12 (8.28%) DNS
5 11 (7.59%) NAS
6 9 (6.21%) Internet
7 7 (4.83%) LAN
7 7 (4.83%) SAN
8 6 (4.14%) WAN
9 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.76%) VLAN
11 3 (2.07%) Network Security
11 3 (2.07%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.38%) Broadband
12 2 (1.38%) FTP
13 1 (0.69%) 3G
13 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.38%) MySQL
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (2.07%) Finance
2 3 (2.07%) Legal
2 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.07%) Retail
2 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.38%) Billing
3 2 (1.38%) Games
3 2 (1.38%) Marketing
4 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.07%) .NET
2 2 (1.38%) HTML
3 1 (0.69%) CSS
3 1 (0.69%) EDI
3 1 (0.69%) HTML5
3 1 (0.69%) XML
3 1 (0.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Licensing
2 9 (6.21%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.52%) iPad
4 7 (4.83%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.14%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.76%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.76%) iPhone
7 2 (1.38%) AS400
7 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.38%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.38%) VLE
8 1 (0.69%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 132 (91.03%) Windows
2 56 (38.62%) Windows Server
3 55 (37.93%) Windows 7
4 38 (26.21%) Windows 8
5 32 (22.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (17.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (15.86%) Windows XP
8 22 (15.17%) Linux
9 13 (8.97%) Android
9 13 (8.97%) Apple iOS
9 13 (8.97%) Mac OS
10 12 (8.28%) Windows 10
11 6 (4.14%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.34%) ERP
2 14 (9.66%) Software Licensing
3 12 (8.28%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (8.28%) Mentoring
4 11 (7.59%) ITIL
5 4 (2.76%) CRM
5 4 (2.76%) Software Distribution
6 3 (2.07%) Coaching
6 3 (2.07%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (2.07%) Network Management
6 3 (2.07%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.07%) Time Management
7 2 (1.38%) Data Management
7 2 (1.38%) E-Discovery
7 2 (1.38%) Open Source
7 2 (1.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.38%) Security Operations
7 2 (1.38%) Software Deployment
7 2 (1.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (1.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.14%) SQL
2 2 (1.38%) C
2 2 (1.38%) C#
2 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.38%) RPG
3 1 (0.69%) Java
3 1 (0.69%) PHP
3 1 (0.69%) VB
3 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (6.90%) DBS Check
2 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.52%) Degree
4 6 (4.14%) MCSE
5 5 (3.45%) MCSA
6 4 (2.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.76%) MCP
6 4 (2.76%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.07%) MCITP
8 2 (1.38%) CCDA
8 2 (1.38%) CCNA
8 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.38%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.38%) MCTS
8 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.69%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.69%) HNC
9 1 (0.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.59%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.07%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.97%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (8.28%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.38%) cPanel
3 2 (1.38%) Plesk
3 2 (1.38%) SCCM
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 79 (54.48%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.17%) VMware
3 18 (12.41%) Citrix
4 15 (10.34%) Symantec
5 11 (7.59%) Cisco
5 11 (7.59%) Synology
6 6 (4.14%) Apple
7 5 (3.45%) HP
8 3 (2.07%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.07%) Veeam
9 2 (1.38%) Dell
9 2 (1.38%) Infor
9 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.38%) Supermicro
10 1 (0.69%) Avaya
10 1 (0.69%) EMC
10 1 (0.69%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.69%) Macromedia
10 1 (0.69%) MAPICS
10 1 (0.69%) Sophos
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