The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 100 100 88
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.64% 0.090% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.094% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £21,500 £26,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.86% +32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,750 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +1.11%
Support Technician
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1198 1066 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.31% 96.12% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 905 899
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,966 £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 Wiltshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Swindon - 2 - - 1
Salisbury - 1 £24,000 -
Support Technician
South West

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) IIS
6 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (28.57%) Internet
7 5 (23.81%) MS Office
7 5 (23.81%) VoIP
7 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) PDA
8 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
8 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
8 4 (19.05%) IBM
8 4 (19.05%) Lotus
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) LAN
10 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco
10 2 (9.52%) WAN
10 2 (9.52%) Unisys
10 2 (9.52%) SAN
10 2 (9.52%) NetApp
10 2 (9.52%) Project Management

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) VoIP
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) WLAN
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) PDA
2 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) HND
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Lotus
4 2 (9.52%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) Unisys
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Royal Wootton Bassett
Salary: Negotiable according to skills and experience
Posted: 15 days ago