The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 195 224 222
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 70 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 54 16 16
Average salary £23,500 £24,750 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.05% +33.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,200 £18,700 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £25,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
Support Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6931 5910 5977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 95.88% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 4632 5018
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +19 44 £24,595 +9.31% 4
South Yorkshire -9 14 £23,000 -14.81% 2
North Yorkshire +5 8 £20,750 -36.64% 2
East Yorkshire -4 4 £20,500 +24.24%
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 85 (78.70%) Windows
2 64 (59.26%) VMware
3 59 (54.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 47 (43.52%) Citrix
7 46 (42.59%) MS Excel
7 46 (42.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (41.67%) Windows XP
9 42 (38.89%) DHCP
9 42 (38.89%) DNS
9 42 (38.89%) Internet
10 39 (36.11%) Intranet
10 39 (36.11%) Service Delivery
11 38 (35.19%) Wireless
12 30 (27.78%) Microsoft
13 21 (19.44%) Active Directory
14 20 (18.52%) MS Office
15 17 (15.74%) MS Exchange
16 15 (13.89%) ITIL
17 13 (12.04%) SQL
17 13 (12.04%) Firewall
17 13 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
19 11 (10.19%) vSphere
20 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
20 10 (9.26%) Cisco
21 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
22 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
22 7 (6.48%) SLA

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 17 (15.74%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.70%) IIS
6 2 (1.85%) SAS
7 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 46 (42.59%) MS Excel
2 20 (18.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (38.89%) DHCP
1 42 (38.89%) DNS
1 42 (38.89%) Internet
2 39 (36.11%) Intranet
3 38 (35.19%) Wireless
4 13 (12.04%) Firewall
5 5 (4.63%) SAN
5 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.63%) VPN
5 5 (4.63%) LAN
5 5 (4.63%) WAN
6 4 (3.70%) VoIP
7 3 (2.78%) LDAP
7 3 (2.78%) SSL
8 2 (1.85%) VLAN
8 2 (1.85%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.85%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) MS Access
General
1 5 (4.63%) Finance
1 5 (4.63%) Marketing
2 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) .NET
2 2 (1.85%) COM+
3 1 (0.93%) XML
3 1 (0.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.85%) PDA
2 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.93%) iPhone
3 1 (0.93%) iPad
3 1 (0.93%) Kindle
3 1 (0.93%) Video Editing
3 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 85 (78.70%) Windows
2 59 (54.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 46 (42.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 45 (41.67%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.48%) Linux
8 5 (4.63%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.63%) CentOS
8 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.70%) Android
9 4 (3.70%) UNIX
10 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.11%) Service Delivery
2 15 (13.89%) ITIL
3 6 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 5 (4.63%) Software Testing
5 3 (2.78%) Service Management
5 3 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (1.85%) Time Management
7 1 (0.93%) Information Assurance
7 1 (0.93%) Network Architecture
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL V3
7 1 (0.93%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (0.93%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (0.93%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (0.93%) ITSM
7 1 (0.93%) Business Continuity
7 1 (0.93%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.04%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) C#
2 2 (1.85%) C++
2 2 (1.85%) VBA
2 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.93%) Python
3 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.48%) MCSE
3 5 (4.63%) MCSA
3 5 (4.63%) CCNA
3 5 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.85%) MCP
5 2 (1.85%) ISEB
5 2 (1.85%) MCDST
5 2 (1.85%) MCITP
5 2 (1.85%) Degree
5 2 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCA
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.19%) vSphere
4 6 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (59.26%) VMware
2 47 (43.52%) Citrix
3 30 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.26%) Cisco
5 5 (4.63%) EMC
6 4 (3.70%) Siemens
6 4 (3.70%) Sage
7 2 (1.85%) Alterian
7 2 (1.85%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.93%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.93%) Splunk
8 1 (0.93%) Lotus
8 1 (0.93%) NetApp
8 1 (0.93%) HP
8 1 (0.93%) Dell
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