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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 97 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% 0.23% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £23,750 £35,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +48.93%
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
Support Technician
Wales

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
1045 1264 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.31% 98.29% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1103 922
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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
Newport - 1 £22,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
Support Technician
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Wales region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Data Security
3 4 (57.14%) SAS
3 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless

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 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + 25 days annual leave + pension
Posted: 8 hours ago