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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 241 217 213
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 23 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.58% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 13
Average salary £22,750 £20,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £16,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £23,454 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £23,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +6.97%
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
7325 7097 5565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.54% 95.61% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5924 5592 4446
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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
West Yorkshire -11 13 £24,000 +17.07% 3
North Yorkshire +17 6 £21,250 +28.78%
South Yorkshire -1 4 £20,000 -2.43% 1
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 65 (73.86%) Windows
2 42 (47.73%) VMware
3 41 (46.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (35.23%) Microsoft
5 31 (35.23%) Citrix
6 30 (34.09%) MS Excel
7 29 (32.95%) Windows 7
8 28 (31.82%) DHCP
9 24 (27.27%) DNS
9 24 (27.27%) Windows XP
9 24 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (27.27%) Internet
10 23 (26.14%) Intranet
10 23 (26.14%) Active Directory
10 23 (26.14%) Service Delivery
11 22 (25.00%) Wireless
12 19 (21.59%) MS Exchange
13 14 (15.91%) MS Office
13 14 (15.91%) ITIL
14 13 (14.77%) SQL
14 13 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (13.64%) Firewall
16 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
16 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
16 10 (11.36%) vSphere
16 10 (11.36%) Windows 8
17 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
18 8 (9.09%) WAN

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (21.59%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.41%) SAS
5 3 (3.41%) IIS
6 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 30 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.91%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.82%) DHCP
2 24 (27.27%) DNS
2 24 (27.27%) Internet
3 23 (26.14%) Intranet
4 22 (25.00%) Wireless
5 12 (13.64%) Firewall
6 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.09%) LAN
7 8 (9.09%) WAN
8 6 (6.82%) VPN
9 5 (5.68%) VoIP
9 5 (5.68%) SAN
10 3 (3.41%) LDAP
10 3 (3.41%) SSL
11 2 (2.27%) VLAN
11 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
11 2 (2.27%) tcpdump
12 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) MS Access
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) .NET
2 3 (3.41%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.14%) iPhone
4 1 (1.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 65 (73.86%) Windows
2 41 (46.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (44.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (32.95%) Windows 7
5 24 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 24 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (11.36%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.82%) Linux
8 4 (4.55%) UNIX
9 3 (3.41%) CentOS
9 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.41%) Android
10 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) Service Delivery
2 14 (15.91%) ITIL
3 6 (6.82%) Performance Management
4 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.55%) Service Management
5 3 (3.41%) Release Management
5 3 (3.41%) Time Management
6 2 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.14%) ITSM
7 1 (1.14%) Information Security Management
7 1 (1.14%) Security Management
7 1 (1.14%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.14%) Information Security
7 1 (1.14%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.14%) ERP
7 1 (1.14%) Network Management
7 1 (1.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.77%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) VBA
2 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.41%) C#
2 3 (3.41%) C++
3 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.95%) MCSE
3 4 (4.55%) MCSA
3 4 (4.55%) CCNA
3 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
4 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CCA
6 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.14%) MCDST
6 1 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (26.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.36%) vSphere
3 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.82%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.27%) XenApp
7 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (47.73%) VMware
2 31 (35.23%) Microsoft
2 31 (35.23%) Citrix
3 8 (9.09%) Cisco
4 5 (5.68%) EMC
5 4 (4.55%) Siemens
5 4 (4.55%) Sage
6 3 (3.41%) Alterian
7 1 (1.14%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.14%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.14%) Lotus
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.14%) NetApp
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) Dell
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