The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Technician
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 17 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 778 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.70% 97.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 804 705 873
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Support Technician
Hampshire

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Technician in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in Southampton

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (90.91%) Windows 7
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (90.91%) Windows
3 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
4 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
6 12 (54.55%) Windows 8
7 11 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 11 (50.00%) Degree
7 11 (50.00%) VMware
8 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
8 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
11 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 5 (22.73%) MS Office
11 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
11 5 (22.73%) Cisco
11 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 5 (22.73%) Clustering
11 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
11 5 (22.73%) Dell
11 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
11 5 (22.73%) Symantec
11 5 (22.73%) Firewall
11 5 (22.73%) VLAN
11 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (22.73%) Network Management
12 3 (13.64%) Lync

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited IT 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 IT Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 15 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.64%) Lync
4 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) VLAN
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) SNMP
2 3 (13.64%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.09%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows 7
1 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows 8
3 11 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
1 5 (22.73%) Network Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) Terminal Services
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Dell
3 5 (22.73%) Symantec
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + pension, flexitime, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago