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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 164 200 170
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 44 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.93% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 8
Average salary £24,595 £22,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.31% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,300 £25,200
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £25,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-9.80% +13.33%
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
4574 4090 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.09% 95.54% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 3239 3268
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 £25,000 £22,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +20 30 £27,500 +27.90% 1
Huddersfield +9 7 £17,000 -24.44%
Wakefield -7 5 £20,000 -11.11%
Wetherby -11 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Bradford -11 1 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Support Technician
Yorkshire

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 61 (82.43%) Windows
2 50 (67.57%) VMware
3 46 (62.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (59.46%) Citrix
5 41 (55.41%) Windows 7
5 41 (55.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (54.05%) MS Excel
6 40 (54.05%) Windows XP
7 39 (52.70%) Internet
8 38 (51.35%) DHCP
8 38 (51.35%) DNS
9 37 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (48.65%) Intranet
10 36 (48.65%) Service Delivery
11 35 (47.30%) Wireless
12 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
13 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
14 12 (16.22%) Firewall
15 10 (13.51%) MS Office
16 9 (12.16%) Cisco
17 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
18 7 (9.46%) ITIL
19 6 (8.11%) SLA
19 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
20 5 (6.76%) MCSE
20 5 (6.76%) MCSA
20 5 (6.76%) CCNA
20 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
20 5 (6.76%) SAN
20 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 40 (54.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (52.70%) Internet
2 38 (51.35%) DHCP
2 38 (51.35%) DNS
3 36 (48.65%) Intranet
4 35 (47.30%) Wireless
5 12 (16.22%) Firewall
6 5 (6.76%) SAN
7 4 (5.41%) VPN
7 4 (5.41%) LAN
7 4 (5.41%) WAN
8 3 (4.05%) LDAP
8 3 (4.05%) SSL
9 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.70%) VLAN
9 2 (2.70%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.70%) tcpdump
10 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) MS Access
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (6.76%) Marketing
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) PDA
3 1 (1.35%) Video Editing
3 1 (1.35%) iPhone
3 1 (1.35%) iPad
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 61 (82.43%) Windows
2 46 (62.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (55.41%) Windows 7
3 41 (55.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (54.05%) Windows XP
5 37 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
6 5 (6.76%) CentOS
7 3 (4.05%) Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.70%) Android
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.35%) UNIX
9 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) Service Delivery
2 7 (9.46%) ITIL
3 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (2.70%) Time Management
4 2 (2.70%) Service Management
4 2 (2.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.35%) ITSM
5 1 (1.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.35%) Information Assurance
5 1 (1.35%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) C#
2 2 (2.70%) C++
2 2 (2.70%) VBA
2 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) Python
3 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.76%) MCSE
2 5 (6.76%) MCSA
2 5 (6.76%) CCNA
3 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) CCA
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.35%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) vSphere
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (67.57%) VMware
2 44 (59.46%) Citrix
3 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.16%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) Alterian
6 1 (1.35%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.35%) Splunk
6 1 (1.35%) Dell
6 1 (1.35%) NetApp
6 1 (1.35%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago