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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 359 360 369
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 90 76 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.36% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 81 67 62
Average salary £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,000 £18,050
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22743 21332 23386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.94% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18159 17682 20244
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +12 39 £24,000 +26.31% 4
Surrey +18 20 £26,500 -1.85% 2
West Sussex -6 8 £23,000 +15.00% 2
Berkshire 0 7 £23,000 -4.16% 3
Oxfordshire -17 7 £22,500 -8.16% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 3 £25,000 -9.09%
East Sussex -18 3 £25,500 +18.60%
Kent -22 2 £21,000 -17.64% 3
Middlesex 0 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 104 (68.87%) Windows
2 79 (52.32%) Microsoft
2 79 (52.32%) Active Directory
3 56 (37.09%) Windows 7
3 56 (37.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (34.44%) MS Office
5 40 (26.49%) MS Exchange
6 39 (25.83%) MS Excel
6 39 (25.83%) VMware
7 37 (24.50%) VPN
8 35 (23.18%) Windows XP
9 34 (22.52%) DNS
10 33 (21.85%) TCP/IP
11 31 (20.53%) ITIL
11 31 (20.53%) Firewall
12 30 (19.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (16.56%) Exchange Server 2010
15 24 (15.89%) Cisco
16 22 (14.57%) DHCP
17 21 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (13.91%) Windows 8
17 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (13.25%) Citrix
18 20 (13.25%) Blackberry
19 18 (11.92%) Finance
20 17 (11.26%) SLA
20 17 (11.26%) MCSE
21 14 (9.27%) Degree
22 13 (8.61%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 40 (26.49%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (5.30%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.99%) Lync
7 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 52 (34.44%) MS Office
2 39 (25.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (24.50%) VPN
2 34 (22.52%) DNS
3 33 (21.85%) TCP/IP
4 31 (20.53%) Firewall
5 22 (14.57%) DHCP
6 9 (5.96%) WAN
7 7 (4.64%) VLAN
8 6 (3.97%) SAN
9 5 (3.31%) VoIP
10 4 (2.65%) LAN
11 3 (1.99%) ISDN
11 3 (1.99%) FTP
11 3 (1.99%) HTTP
11 3 (1.99%) SNMP
11 3 (1.99%) Internet
11 3 (1.99%) SSH
11 3 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.32%) Wireless
12 2 (1.32%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.32%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (11.92%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) French Language
3 4 (2.65%) German Language
3 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Law
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.65%) CSS
2 3 (1.99%) HTML
3 1 (0.66%) COM
3 1 (0.66%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) Blackberry
2 7 (4.64%) Thin Client
2 7 (4.64%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.31%) Clustering
4 3 (1.99%) Smartphone
4 3 (1.99%) Replication
5 2 (1.32%) Handset
5 2 (1.32%) Kindle
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.66%) iPhone
6 1 (0.66%) iSeries
6 1 (0.66%) iPad
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) NHS
6 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.66%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 104 (68.87%) Windows
2 56 (37.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 56 (37.09%) Windows 7
3 35 (23.18%) Windows XP
4 30 (19.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (13.91%) Windows 8
5 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (6.62%) Linux
7 7 (4.64%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.99%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.66%) UNIX
9 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.53%) ITIL
2 9 (5.96%) Service Delivery
3 7 (4.64%) Network Management
4 5 (3.31%) Load Balancing
5 4 (2.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (1.32%) Information Security
6 2 (1.32%) Asset Management
6 2 (1.32%) Logistics
6 2 (1.32%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.32%) Data Security
6 2 (1.32%) Service Management
7 1 (0.66%) Security Management
7 1 (0.66%) Validation
7 1 (0.66%) Web Development
7 1 (0.66%) ERP
7 1 (0.66%) Information Security Management
7 1 (0.66%) Problem Management
7 1 (0.66%) ISMS
7 1 (0.66%) Software Architecture
7 1 (0.66%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.61%) SQL
2 6 (3.97%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.99%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.99%) PHP
4 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.66%) VBScript
4 1 (0.66%) VBA
4 1 (0.66%) Python
4 1 (0.66%) Ruby
4 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (11.26%) MCSE
3 14 (9.27%) Degree
4 12 (7.95%) MCP
5 8 (5.30%) CCNA
5 8 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.30%) MCITP
6 4 (2.65%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (2.65%) MCSA
7 2 (1.32%) CWNA
7 2 (1.32%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (0.66%) CCSA
8 1 (0.66%) CCSE
8 1 (0.66%) MCDST
8 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.66%) GxP
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.66%) GAMP
3 1 (0.66%) GCP
3 1 (0.66%) GMP
System Software
1 79 (52.32%) Active Directory
2 28 (18.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.95%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.28%) XenApp
5 6 (3.97%) Terminal Services
5 6 (3.97%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (3.31%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.99%) vSphere
7 3 (1.99%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.66%) Xen
8 1 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (7.28%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.31%) SCCM
3 3 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.32%) WSUS
4 2 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.66%) SCOM
5 1 (0.66%) OpenView
5 1 (0.66%) OVSD
Vendors
1 79 (52.32%) Microsoft
2 39 (25.83%) VMware
3 24 (15.89%) Cisco
4 20 (13.25%) Citrix
5 11 (7.28%) HP
6 8 (5.30%) Dell
6 8 (5.30%) Symantec
7 6 (3.97%) SAP
8 4 (2.65%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.99%) GFI Software
9 3 (1.99%) Veeam
9 3 (1.99%) SonicWALL
9 3 (1.99%) McAfee
10 2 (1.32%) Apple
10 2 (1.32%) Juniper
10 2 (1.32%) Sun
10 2 (1.32%) Mitel
11 1 (0.66%) Orchard
11 1 (0.66%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.66%) WatchGuard
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £25000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + pension, flexitime, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dollar Financial Group
Salary: £28-34,000 + shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Netteam Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum +22 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays
Posted: 15 days ago
East Malling, Kent
1st Choice Jobs
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Whyteleafe, Surrey
Woldingham School
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Gordon Murray Design Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 21 days ago
Horsham, Sussex
TheSmartList
Posted: 23 days ago