The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 109 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 5 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.40% 0.49% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.50% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Average salary £32,500 £20,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.53% -10.86%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,250 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -3.26%
Support Technician
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1191 1210 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.66% 98.78% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1068 1172
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Support Technician
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in West Sussex

Support Technician
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Chichester - 1 £20,000 -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (33.33%) GoldMine
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Symantec
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
7 1 (11.11%) Server Patching
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) iPad
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
7 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) Investment Management

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 1 (11.11%) Server Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) VMware