The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 63 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.97% 0.56% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.60% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £25,000 £19,000 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +2.17%
Support Technician
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 333 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 94.56% 93.02% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 413 270 464
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Warrington

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Avaya
4 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Android
4 3 (50.00%) iPhone
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Sophos
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) IIS

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
5 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (16.67%) Draytek
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago