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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 191 184 182
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 4 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.085% 0.42% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.44% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 3
Average salary £24,250 £27,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.18% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £22,250 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +2.22%
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
4557 4817 3623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.18% 96.55% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3933 2915
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 6 May 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
(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 -12 2 £26,750 +11.25% 2
Wetherby - 1 £25,000 -
Support Technician
Yorkshire

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) DHCP
2 19 (50.00%) Citrix
2 19 (50.00%) VMware
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (44.74%) Internet
3 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) DNS
4 15 (39.47%) Service Delivery
4 15 (39.47%) Intranet
4 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
5 14 (36.84%) Wireless
6 12 (31.58%) Windows XP
7 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
8 9 (23.68%) ITIL
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (18.42%) Firewall
9 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
10 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
11 4 (10.53%) LAN
11 4 (10.53%) WAN
11 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
11 4 (10.53%) Cisco
11 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
11 4 (10.53%) Service Management
11 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
12 3 (7.89%) SLA

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Lync
5 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) DHCP
2 17 (44.74%) Internet
3 15 (39.47%) DNS
3 15 (39.47%) Intranet
4 14 (36.84%) Wireless
5 7 (18.42%) Firewall
6 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.53%) LAN
6 4 (10.53%) WAN
7 3 (7.89%) VPN
8 2 (5.26%) LDAP
8 2 (5.26%) SSL
8 2 (5.26%) SAN
8 2 (5.26%) tcpdump
8 2 (5.26%) VLAN
8 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MS Access
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) COM+
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.63%) Clustering
1 1 (2.63%) Video Editing
1 1 (2.63%) iPhone
1 1 (2.63%) iPad
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (39.47%) Windows 7
4 12 (31.58%) Windows XP
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.89%) Android
8 2 (5.26%) CentOS
8 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.63%) Linux
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Service Delivery
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.63%) ITSM
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.63%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) VBA
2 1 (2.63%) C
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCA
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Citrix
1 19 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Alterian
4 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.63%) Infor
4 1 (2.63%) NetApp
4 1 (2.63%) Lotus
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Sage
Pontefract
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Salary: Salary to match candidate experience
Posted: 9 days ago