The table below looks at the statistics for the PC Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PC Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PC Support Technician
Rank 901 - 893
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Support Technician 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £18,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £18,000 - -

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PC Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PC Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PC Support Technician
Salary Trend

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

PC Support Technician Salary Trend in the UK

PC Support Technician
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PC Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 4 £18,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £18,000 -
South West - 4 £18,000 -
England - 4 £18,000 -

PC Support Technician
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited PC 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 PC Support Technician in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
2 4 (66.67%) Apple
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office

PC Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited PC 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 PC Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
1 4 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft