The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 23 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 59 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.89% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 0.40% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £23,500 £19,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.51% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
610 499 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.91% 97.08% 92.88%
Number of salaries quoted 514 410 504
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
Wiltshire

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Swindon

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Swindon

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) IIS
4 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) MS Office
6 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) Lotus
7 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) Unisys
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) NetApp
8 1 (7.14%) VPN

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Lotus
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Unisys
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
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