The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Technician
UK
Rank 753 801 735
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -66
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 98 141 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 85 123 172
Median salary £22,000 £23,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% -4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,250 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-9.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80972 97334 101928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.31% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67196 81538 83871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Support Technician in the job title.

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Technician
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Technician over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 within the UK.

IT Support Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Technician
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 85 £22,000 -6.38% 35
East of England +44 24 £21,000 -35.38% 4
South West +19 14 £21,583 -25.57% 2
London +29 13 £26,000 +4.00% 3
Yorkshire +28 13 £21,000 -4.54% 8
Leeds +30 12 £21,000 -16.00% 3
West Yorkshire +29 12 £21,000 -4.54% 5
South East +36 11 £20,250 -10.00% 10
Hertfordshire +21 11 £21,000 - 1
West Midlands +25 7 £23,500 - 2
Essex +20 7 £17,500 -46.15%
Potters Bar +10 6 £21,000 -
Hampshire +19 5 £20,250 +6.57% 3
Northern Ireland -7 5 £22,000 +37.50%
Wales - 5 £22,189 - 1
South Wales - 5 £22,189 -
Somerset - 5 £20,000 -
Dorset - 4 £28,500 -
Shropshire - 4 £23,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - -
Fareham - 4 £20,250 -
County Antrim - 4 £22,000 -
Bournemouth - 4 £28,500 -
Bruton - 4 £20,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £22,000 -
Kent +15 3 £19,000 -36.66%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £20,000 -
West Malling - 3 £19,000 -
City of London +23 2 £23,500 - 2
North West -37 2 £24,500 +13.95% 4

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 235 (78.07%) Windows
2 167 (55.48%) Active Directory
3 125 (41.53%) Microsoft
4 124 (41.20%) Windows Server
5 93 (30.90%) Windows 7
6 89 (29.57%) VMware
7 81 (26.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 77 (25.58%) Windows 10
9 74 (24.58%) MS Exchange
10 73 (24.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 72 (23.92%) Windows 8
12 70 (23.26%) MS Excel
13 58 (19.27%) Hyper-V
14 57 (18.94%) LAN
14 57 (18.94%) WAN
14 57 (18.94%) MS Office
14 57 (18.94%) Office 365
15 54 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
16 50 (16.61%) TCP/IP
17 43 (14.29%) DNS
18 42 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
19 35 (11.63%) Citrix
20 33 (10.96%) VLAN
21 31 (10.30%) DHCP
21 31 (10.30%) ITIL
22 30 (9.97%) VPN
22 30 (9.97%) Microsoft Certification
23 26 (8.64%) Degree
23 26 (8.64%) Firewall
24 25 (8.31%) Cisco

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 74 (24.58%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (6.31%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.99%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.33%) IIS
7 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.33%) Apache
9 1 (0.33%) CMS
9 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 70 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 57 (18.94%) MS Office
3 5 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Sage X3
2 5 (1.66%) Line 50
3 3 (1.00%) Sage 200
3 3 (1.00%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.66%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.33%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.33%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 57 (18.94%) Office 365
2 10 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.33%) OneDrive
4 6 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.66%) Mimecast
5 5 (1.66%) SaaS
6 4 (1.33%) Dropbox
6 4 (1.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 57 (18.94%) LAN
1 57 (18.94%) WAN
2 50 (16.61%) TCP/IP
3 43 (14.29%) DNS
4 42 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
5 33 (10.96%) VLAN
6 31 (10.30%) DHCP
7 30 (9.97%) VPN
8 26 (8.64%) Firewall
9 21 (6.98%) Wireless
10 19 (6.31%) VoIP
11 14 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (4.32%) Internet
13 10 (3.32%) SAN
14 9 (2.99%) Skype
15 5 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (1.66%) MPLS
16 4 (1.33%) BIG-IP
16 4 (1.33%) FTP
17 3 (1.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.66%) Power BI
2 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.66%) Ingres
5 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (6.31%) Manufacturing
2 18 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.32%) Finance
4 9 (2.99%) Law
5 6 (1.99%) Marketing
5 6 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.99%) Retail
6 4 (1.33%) Legal
7 3 (1.00%) Back Office
7 3 (1.00%) Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.99%) Web Services
2 3 (1.00%) .NET
2 3 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (0.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.33%) CSS
3 1 (0.33%) jQuery
3 1 (0.33%) JSON
3 1 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.31%) Driving Licence
1 19 (6.31%) iPad
2 8 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.66%) Biotechnology
6 4 (1.33%) iPhone
7 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.00%) EPoS
8 2 (0.66%) AS400
8 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.66%) CCTV
8 2 (0.66%) Handset
8 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.33%) Clustering
9 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.33%) Replication
9 1 (0.33%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 235 (78.07%) Windows
2 124 (41.20%) Windows Server
3 93 (30.90%) Windows 7
4 81 (26.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (25.58%) Windows 10
6 73 (24.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 72 (23.92%) Windows 8
8 21 (6.98%) Linux
9 12 (3.99%) Apple iOS
9 12 (3.99%) Unix
10 11 (3.65%) Android
11 10 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (2.99%) Mac OS X
13 8 (2.66%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.00%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.00%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.33%) AIX
16 1 (0.33%) CentOS
16 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (10.30%) ITIL
2 15 (4.98%) CRM
3 14 (4.65%) Change Management
4 10 (3.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (3.32%) Project Management
5 9 (2.99%) Case Management
5 9 (2.99%) ERP
6 8 (2.66%) Email Filtering
6 8 (2.66%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (2.66%) Service Delivery
6 8 (2.66%) Time Management
6 8 (2.66%) Web Filtering
7 6 (1.99%) Asset Management
7 6 (1.99%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (1.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (1.66%) E-Commerce
8 5 (1.66%) Incident Management
8 5 (1.66%) Migration
9 4 (1.33%) Business Development
9 4 (1.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.98%) SQL
2 6 (1.99%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.66%) PHP
3 5 (1.66%) Python
4 4 (1.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.66%) RPG
5 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.66%) VBScript
6 1 (0.33%) C
6 1 (0.33%) C#
6 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (9.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (8.64%) Degree
3 16 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (4.98%) MCP
5 14 (4.65%) MCSE
6 11 (3.65%) CCNA
7 10 (3.32%) MCSA
8 7 (2.33%) MCITP
9 5 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.66%) MCTS
10 4 (1.33%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.00%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.00%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.98%) SLA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 167 (55.48%) Active Directory
2 58 (19.27%) Hyper-V
3 54 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.33%) Samba
5 3 (1.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.00%) vSphere
5 3 (1.00%) XenApp
6 2 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Backup Exec
1 5 (1.66%) NetBackup
1 5 (1.66%) PaperCut
2 2 (0.66%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.66%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (0.66%) SCCM
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (41.53%) Microsoft
2 89 (29.57%) VMware
3 35 (11.63%) Citrix
4 25 (8.31%) Cisco
4 25 (8.31%) HP
5 11 (3.65%) Dell
6 10 (3.32%) Apple
6 10 (3.32%) Sage
7 5 (1.66%) Adobe
7 5 (1.66%) Meraki
7 5 (1.66%) Remedy
7 5 (1.66%) Siemens
8 4 (1.33%) F5
8 4 (1.33%) Google
9 3 (1.00%) Infor
9 3 (1.00%) SAP
9 3 (1.00%) Veeam
10 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.66%) Symantec
10 2 (0.66%) Toshiba
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