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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 202 225 217
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 54 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.77% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 13
Average salary £23,500 £19,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,400
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £26,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-13.20% +23.25%
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
6850 6171 5672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.12% 95.32% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5689 4814 4724
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
West Yorkshire +18 35 £24,000 +10.34% 7
South Yorkshire +9 13 £25,500 +13.33% 1
North Yorkshire +17 6 £19,000 -23.23% 4
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 90 (78.26%) Windows
2 67 (58.26%) VMware
3 62 (53.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (50.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (45.22%) MS Excel
5 52 (45.22%) Citrix
6 48 (41.74%) Windows 7
7 47 (40.87%) Windows XP
7 47 (40.87%) DHCP
8 45 (39.13%) Internet
8 45 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 43 (37.39%) Intranet
9 43 (37.39%) DNS
9 43 (37.39%) Service Delivery
10 42 (36.52%) Wireless
11 33 (28.70%) Microsoft
12 24 (20.87%) Active Directory
13 19 (16.52%) MS Exchange
14 18 (15.65%) MS Office
15 15 (13.04%) ITIL
16 14 (12.17%) SQL
17 13 (11.30%) Firewall
18 12 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2010
19 11 (9.57%) vSphere
19 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
20 10 (8.70%) Cisco
20 10 (8.70%) Windows 8
21 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
22 8 (6.96%) MCSE

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (16.52%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.48%) IIS
6 3 (2.61%) SAS
7 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 52 (45.22%) MS Excel
2 18 (15.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (40.87%) DHCP
2 45 (39.13%) Internet
3 43 (37.39%) Intranet
3 43 (37.39%) DNS
4 42 (36.52%) Wireless
5 13 (11.30%) Firewall
6 8 (6.96%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.09%) WAN
7 7 (6.09%) LAN
8 6 (5.22%) VPN
8 6 (5.22%) SAN
9 4 (3.48%) VoIP
10 3 (2.61%) SSL
10 3 (2.61%) LDAP
11 2 (1.74%) VLAN
11 2 (1.74%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.74%) tcpdump
12 1 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.61%) MS Access
General
1 5 (4.35%) Finance
1 5 (4.35%) Marketing
2 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) .NET
2 3 (2.61%) COM+
3 1 (0.87%) XML
3 1 (0.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.87%) Kindle
3 1 (0.87%) iPad
3 1 (0.87%) Thin Client
3 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.87%) PDA
3 1 (0.87%) Clustering
3 1 (0.87%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.87%) Video Editing
3 1 (0.87%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 90 (78.26%) Windows
2 62 (53.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (50.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (41.74%) Windows 7
5 47 (40.87%) Windows XP
6 45 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.35%) Linux
9 4 (3.48%) Android
9 4 (3.48%) UNIX
10 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.61%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.61%) CentOS
11 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.39%) Service Delivery
2 15 (13.04%) ITIL
3 6 (5.22%) Performance Management
4 4 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (2.61%) Service Management
5 3 (2.61%) Software Testing
5 3 (2.61%) Time Management
6 2 (1.74%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (1.74%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (0.87%) ITIL V3
7 1 (0.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (0.87%) Change Control
7 1 (0.87%) Network Management
7 1 (0.87%) Network Architecture
7 1 (0.87%) ITSM
7 1 (0.87%) Information Security Management
7 1 (0.87%) Security Management
7 1 (0.87%) Business Continuity
7 1 (0.87%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.17%) SQL
2 3 (2.61%) VBA
2 3 (2.61%) C#
2 3 (2.61%) C++
2 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.96%) MCSE
3 5 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.35%) CCNA
3 5 (4.35%) MCSA
3 5 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.61%) MCP
4 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.74%) MCDST
5 2 (1.74%) Degree
5 2 (1.74%) MCITP
6 1 (0.87%) CCA
6 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.87%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (20.87%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.57%) vSphere
4 6 (5.22%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.87%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.87%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (58.26%) VMware
2 52 (45.22%) Citrix
3 33 (28.70%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.70%) Cisco
5 5 (4.35%) EMC
6 4 (3.48%) Siemens
6 4 (3.48%) Sage
7 3 (2.61%) Alterian
8 2 (1.74%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.87%) Lotus
9 1 (0.87%) HP
9 1 (0.87%) Dell
9 1 (0.87%) NetApp
9 1 (0.87%) SonicWALL
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