The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Technician
Wales / South Wales
Rank 80 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.33% 0.56% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.58% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Median salary £22,378 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £23,500 £23,500

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
885 1043 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.01% 97.75% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 790 910 1037
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Support Technician
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in South Wales

Support Technician
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Merthyr Tydfil 0 2 £22,378 -
Cardiff +3 1 £22,000 - 1
Support Technician
Wales

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Wales region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Ingres
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Back Office
3 2 (33.33%) Case Management
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) EPoS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Visualfiles
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Ingres
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Case Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
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