The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 84 63 85
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 4 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.45% 1.82% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.91% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 1
Average salary £25,875 £22,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.54%
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
848 892 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.36% 95.61% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 647 798 728
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Southampton

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) Java EE
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Kindle
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) Middleware
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Java EE
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
1 3 (23.08%) Kindle
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps
1 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (23.08%) BDD
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) TDD
1 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Ruby
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
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