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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 242 232 211
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 11 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.44% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 13
Average salary £20,000 £21,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.54%
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
6848 7078 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.26% 95.95% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5500 5617 4346
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
South Yorkshire -5 4 £20,000 -2.43%
North Yorkshire - 4 £21,250 -
West Yorkshire -16 3 £25,000 +18.54% 4
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 44 (73.33%) Windows
2 29 (48.33%) VMware
3 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 21 (35.00%) DHCP
5 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 21 (35.00%) Citrix
6 19 (31.67%) MS Excel
7 17 (28.33%) DNS
7 17 (28.33%) Internet
8 15 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 15 (25.00%) Intranet
9 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
9 14 (23.33%) ITIL
9 14 (23.33%) Wireless
10 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (20.00%) Windows XP
12 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 9 (15.00%) Firewall
14 8 (13.33%) MS Office
14 8 (13.33%) Windows 8
15 7 (11.67%) SQL
15 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (10.00%) vSphere
16 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (10.00%) WAN
16 6 (10.00%) LAN

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.00%) IIS
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.67%) Lync
6 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.67%) SAS
6 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (31.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) DHCP
2 17 (28.33%) DNS
2 17 (28.33%) Internet
3 15 (25.00%) Intranet
4 14 (23.33%) Wireless
5 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 9 (15.00%) Firewall
7 6 (10.00%) WAN
7 6 (10.00%) LAN
8 5 (8.33%) VPN
9 2 (3.33%) LDAP
9 2 (3.33%) SSL
9 2 (3.33%) SAN
9 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.33%) VLAN
9 2 (3.33%) tcpdump
10 1 (1.67%) Network Security
10 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MS Access
General
1 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.67%) COM+
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) iPhone
3 1 (1.67%) iPad
3 1 (1.67%) Video Editing
3 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (73.33%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 8 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.33%) Linux
9 3 (5.00%) Android
9 3 (5.00%) UNIX
10 2 (3.33%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.33%) CentOS
11 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (23.33%) ITIL
3 4 (6.67%) Service Management
3 4 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (5.00%) Release Management
5 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.67%) Time Management
6 1 (1.67%) ISMS
6 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (1.67%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.67%) Network Management
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.67%) Change Control
6 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) VBA
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) C#
3 1 (1.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) MCSE
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) MCP
4 2 (3.33%) MCSA
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) CCNA
4 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.67%) CCA
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.00%) vSphere
4 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) VMware
2 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.00%) Citrix
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.67%) Alterian
5 1 (1.67%) NetApp
5 1 (1.67%) Lotus
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.67%) Apple
5 1 (1.67%) HP
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