The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 29 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 194 173 173
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 18 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.057% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.060% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 6
Average salary £24,345 £25,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.62% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +2.17%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4740 3319 3363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 94.05% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3774 2570 2780
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Technician
Yorkshire

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Leeds -32 10 £24,690 -1.24% 7
Keighley - 2 £28,750 -
Bradford - 1 £27,500 -
Mirfield - 1 £18,500 -
Support Technician
Yorkshire

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) VMware
2 26 (60.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (44.19%) Windows 7
5 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
7 15 (34.88%) Citrix
8 14 (32.56%) Firewall
9 13 (30.23%) Cisco
10 12 (27.91%) Windows XP
11 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
11 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
12 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (20.93%) Linux
13 8 (18.60%) MS Office
13 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
14 7 (16.28%) Perl
14 7 (16.28%) PHP
14 7 (16.28%) Internet
14 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (16.28%) CCNA
14 7 (16.28%) vSphere
14 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
14 7 (16.28%) CentOS
15 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
15 6 (13.95%) VMware ESX
15 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) Apache
3 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.63%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Site Server
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) Internet
3 4 (9.30%) Intranet
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) Wireless
3 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) POP3
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
5 1 (2.33%) FTP
5 1 (2.33%) HTTP
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.33%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) NHS
1 1 (2.33%) PDA
1 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (44.19%) Windows 7
4 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (27.91%) Windows XP
6 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (20.93%) Linux
7 7 (16.28%) CentOS
8 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
9 4 (9.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
9 4 (9.30%) SUSE
10 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.33%) UNIX
11 1 (2.33%) AIX
11 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.98%) Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.65%) CRM
4 2 (4.65%) QMS
5 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.33%) Project Management
5 1 (2.33%) RAD
5 1 (2.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) Perl
1 7 (16.28%) PHP
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.28%) CCNA
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.95%) MCSE
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.30%) MCSA
6 2 (4.65%) ISEB
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.33%) HND
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.28%) vSphere
4 6 (13.95%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.65%) XenServer
6 1 (2.33%) XenApp
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Foglight
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Plesk
2 1 (2.33%) Opsview
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) VMware
2 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Citrix
4 13 (30.23%) Cisco
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.98%) Apple
7 2 (4.65%) Sage
7 2 (4.65%) SolidWorks
7 2 (4.65%) CommVault
8 1 (2.33%) NetApp
8 1 (2.33%) Splunk
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle
8 1 (2.33%) IBM
8 1 (2.33%) Sun
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