The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 100 93 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.15% 0.16% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £33,000 £26,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.36% -17.69%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1264 1190 1329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.46% 96.43% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1019 1097
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
South East

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 1 August 2014. 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
Burgess Hill - 1 £34,750 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £31,250 -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) MS Office
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
4 6 (60.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
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