The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the York 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 48 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 13 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.13% 0.85% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 0.86% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 1
Average salary £23,500 £23,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
Support Technician
North 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 York 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
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
308 466 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 97.78% 99.15% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 270 381 221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in York

Support Technician
Salary Trend in York

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in York

Support Technician
Top 15 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) SLA
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 12 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft