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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 235 217 229
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 19 50 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.72% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.73% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 20
Average salary £24,500 £24,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £16,350
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,625 £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.84%
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
6067 6853 6386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.75% 98.07% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5080 5675 4937
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
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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
North Yorkshire +22 10 £22,500 +18.42% 2
West Yorkshire -22 8 £25,000 +3.09% 2
South Yorkshire -1 3 £24,000 -17.24% 3
East Yorkshire - 2 £23,500 -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 13 (30.95%) VMware
6 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
8 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 8 (19.05%) MS Office
9 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (16.67%) Internet
11 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.29%) SQL
11 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 6 (14.29%) VPN
11 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
12 5 (11.90%) WatchGuard
12 5 (11.90%) Android
12 5 (11.90%) iPhone
12 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (11.90%) DNS
12 5 (11.90%) DHCP
12 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.90%) HP
12 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.90%) Firewall
12 5 (11.90%) Cisco
12 5 (11.90%) Blackberry

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Internet
2 6 (14.29%) VPN
3 5 (11.90%) DHCP
3 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) VoIP
5 3 (7.14%) Extranet
5 3 (7.14%) Intranet
6 2 (4.76%) LAN
6 2 (4.76%) SAN
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
7 1 (2.38%) Broadband
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
7 1 (2.38%) VLAN
7 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (9.52%) Legal
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Blackberry
1 5 (11.90%) iPhone
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.90%) Android
5 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 4 (9.52%) Mac OS X
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.14%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.76%) Linux
8 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 2 (4.76%) Logistics
2 2 (4.76%) Network Management
2 2 (4.76%) OO
2 2 (4.76%) OOP
2 2 (4.76%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.38%) Content Management
3 1 (2.38%) Email Filtering
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL
3 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.38%) Server Patching
3 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.38%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) HNC
2 2 (4.76%) HND
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Xen
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
3 5 (11.90%) HP
3 5 (11.90%) WatchGuard
4 4 (9.52%) Apple
4 4 (9.52%) SonicWALL
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe
7 1 (2.38%) arcserve
7 1 (2.38%) Draytek
7 1 (2.38%) IronPort
7 1 (2.38%) McAfee
7 1 (2.38%) Meraki
7 1 (2.38%) RightFax
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