The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 57 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.38% 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £20,375 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +2.22%
Support Technician
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
501 459 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 94.71% 94.44% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 421 406 414
Average salary £38,824 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago