The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 78 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.82% 0.99% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.01% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 5
Average salary £17,000 £23,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +24.32%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 887 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.76% 97.37% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 718 838 817
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
Hampshire

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 28 July 2014, 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 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
4 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) MS Office
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
9 5 (21.74%) VLAN
9 5 (21.74%) Network Management
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco
9 5 (21.74%) Dell
9 5 (21.74%) Symantec
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) Clustering
9 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
10 4 (17.39%) VMware
11 3 (13.04%) Kindle
11 3 (13.04%) Lync
11 3 (13.04%) PowerShell

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) Lync
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) VLAN
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) ISDN
2 3 (13.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) Kindle
2 3 (13.04%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
1 5 (21.74%) Network Management
2 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
2 3 (13.04%) Logistics
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Dell
2 5 (21.74%) Symantec
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago