The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 180 178 179
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 23 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.46% 0.51% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.54% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 8
Average salary £24,000 £19,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £16,200 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,018 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +11.62%
Support Technician
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4878 4292 3804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.87% 95.23% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3968 3382 3133
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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 -9 19 £24,000 +33.33% 2
Wakefield -18 2 £20,500 - 1
Wetherby - 1 £25,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £24,500 -
Support Technician
Yorkshire

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 53 (79.10%) Windows
2 41 (61.19%) VMware
3 38 (56.72%) Citrix
3 38 (56.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (52.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (50.75%) MS Excel
6 32 (47.76%) DHCP
7 31 (46.27%) Internet
8 29 (43.28%) Intranet
8 29 (43.28%) Service Delivery
8 29 (43.28%) Windows XP
8 29 (43.28%) Windows 7
9 28 (41.79%) DNS
9 28 (41.79%) Wireless
10 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
11 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
13 12 (17.91%) Firewall
14 9 (13.43%) Cisco
15 8 (11.94%) ITIL
15 8 (11.94%) Windows 8
16 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (8.96%) SAN
17 6 (8.96%) MS Office
17 6 (8.96%) MCSE
17 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
17 6 (8.96%) LAN
17 6 (8.96%) WAN
17 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
17 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.97%) IIS
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.48%) SAS
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (50.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.76%) DHCP
2 31 (46.27%) Internet
3 29 (43.28%) Intranet
4 28 (41.79%) Wireless
4 28 (41.79%) DNS
5 12 (17.91%) Firewall
6 6 (8.96%) SAN
6 6 (8.96%) LAN
6 6 (8.96%) WAN
7 5 (7.46%) VPN
8 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.48%) LDAP
9 3 (4.48%) SSL
10 2 (2.99%) VLAN
10 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.99%) tcpdump
11 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) MS Access
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.97%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.49%) Clustering
2 1 (1.49%) PDA
2 1 (1.49%) Video Editing
2 1 (1.49%) iPhone
2 1 (1.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (79.10%) Windows
2 38 (56.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (52.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (43.28%) Windows 7
4 29 (43.28%) Windows XP
5 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (11.94%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.48%) CentOS
7 3 (4.48%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.99%) Android
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.49%) Linux
9 1 (1.49%) UNIX
9 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Service Delivery
2 8 (11.94%) ITIL
3 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.48%) Time Management
4 3 (4.48%) Service Management
5 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.99%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.49%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.49%) Information Assurance
6 1 (1.49%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.49%) ITSM
6 1 (1.49%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C#
2 3 (4.48%) C++
2 3 (4.48%) VBA
2 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) C
3 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.96%) MCSE
3 5 (7.46%) MCSA
3 5 (7.46%) CCNA
3 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.99%) MCP
6 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) CCA
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.46%) vSphere
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (61.19%) VMware
2 38 (56.72%) Citrix
3 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
4 9 (13.43%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Alterian
6 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.49%) Dell
6 1 (1.49%) NetApp
6 1 (1.49%) Lotus
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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