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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 67 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.31% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +1.11%
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
628 601 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.02% 96.94% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 495 489 352
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,100 £57,500 £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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) IIS
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Lotus
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) IBM
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
8 2 (14.29%) Unisys
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco
8 2 (14.29%) SAN
8 2 (14.29%) NetApp
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) 3G
3 1 (7.14%) WLAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Lotus
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Unisys
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
Swindon, Wiltshire
Royal Wootton Bassett
Salary: Negotiable according to skills and experience
Posted: 11 days ago