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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 84 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 10 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.01% 0.84% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.89% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 9
Average salary £20,250 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.95% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £32,650 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.22%
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
936 902 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.07% 94.15% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 757 789 763
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Support Technician Salary Histogram 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 29 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
Swindon +7 7 £20,000 -
Salisbury -14 1 £32,500 -
Support Technician
South West

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) SLA
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WLAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
7 3 (27.27%) Marketing
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) Internet
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
9 1 (9.09%) AS400
9 1 (9.09%) VMware
9 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
9 1 (9.09%) Network Management

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WLAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) IBM