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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 100 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.37% 0.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £26,250 £17,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -4.08%
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
1072 1060 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.99% 97.43% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 993 907 921
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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
Crawley - 1 £22,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £30,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £22,000 - 1
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) MCSE
5 4 (26.67%) MCSA
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (20.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) iPad
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) iPhone
7 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (13.33%) 3G
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
1 2 (13.33%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCSA
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (13.33%) Avaya
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Sophos
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
West Sussex
Candidate Source
Salary: £17,000 - £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago