The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 63 44 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.16% 1.69% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.80% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Average salary £25,000 £29,500 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% +78.78%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.17%
Job Titles Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
495 333 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 95.93% 93.80% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 414 268 491
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,980 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
Cheshire

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 24 July 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Avaya
4 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) iPhone
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Lync
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Sophos
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) HND

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
4 1 (14.29%) Draytek