The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Technician
Rank 94 72 77
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.31% 1.25% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.31% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 2
Average salary £19,000 £22,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £21,750
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +3.44%
IT Support Technician
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
936 839 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.90% 95.56% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 754 741 693
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
Southampton, Hampshire
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