The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 9 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 Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank - - 34
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £18,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
160 105 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 90.40% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 108 95 96
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Support Technician
West Yorkshire

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Wakefield

Support Technician
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) VMware