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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 184 178 157
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 29 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.15% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.16% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 12
Average salary £21,000 £20,000 £17,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £19,000 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,750 £24,800
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4973 3793 3593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.84% 96.05% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4047 3045 3040
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Leeds +5 27 £21,000 +5.00%
Wakefield - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £50,000 -
Support Technician
Yorkshire

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) VMware
3 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
5 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
6 16 (41.03%) Windows 7
7 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (33.33%) Citrix
9 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.64%) Firewall
12 9 (23.08%) Windows XP
12 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
12 9 (23.08%) DNS
13 8 (20.51%) Cisco
13 8 (20.51%) Internet
13 8 (20.51%) DHCP
13 8 (20.51%) PHP
13 8 (20.51%) SQL
13 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
13 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
14 7 (17.95%) Perl
14 7 (17.95%) Linux
14 7 (17.95%) Intranet
15 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
15 6 (15.38%) Apache
15 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
15 6 (15.38%) ITIL

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (15.38%) Apache
1 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.26%) GlassFish
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Site Server
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) DNS
3 8 (20.51%) Internet
3 8 (20.51%) DHCP
4 7 (17.95%) Intranet
5 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 5 (12.82%) Wireless
7 3 (7.69%) FTP
7 3 (7.69%) VLAN
8 2 (5.13%) HTTP
8 2 (5.13%) LAN
8 2 (5.13%) WAN
8 2 (5.13%) POP3
8 2 (5.13%) SMTP
9 1 (2.56%) SSL
9 1 (2.56%) SAN
9 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.56%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (41.03%) Windows 7
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 7 (17.95%) Linux
8 5 (12.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
9 4 (10.26%) CentOS
10 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
10 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
10 3 (7.69%) SUSE
11 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
12 1 (2.56%) UNIX
12 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.69%) Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) QMS
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) RAD
6 1 (2.56%) RUP
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PHP
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) Perl
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCSE
2 3 (7.69%) CCNA
2 3 (7.69%) A+ Certification
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.26%) vSphere
6 3 (7.69%) Xen
6 3 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Foglight
1 2 (5.13%) Plesk
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 13 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.69%) Apple
5 3 (7.69%) WatchGuard
5 3 (7.69%) Draytek
6 2 (5.13%) CommVault
6 2 (5.13%) Lotus
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
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