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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 232 229 214
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 9 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.38% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 8
Average salary £21,000 £27,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £30,000 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.22%
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
6357 6853 5276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.02% 96.28% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5205 5509 4184
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
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 29 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 29 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
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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 -1 4 £22,000 -18.51% 3
South Yorkshire -1 3 £19,000 -24.75% 1
East Yorkshire -4 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £19,000 -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) DHCP
3 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
4 15 (36.59%) VMware
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (34.15%) Citrix
5 14 (34.15%) DNS
5 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
6 12 (29.27%) ITIL
6 12 (29.27%) Internet
7 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
8 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
8 10 (24.39%) Intranet
8 10 (24.39%) Wireless
8 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
10 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
11 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
12 5 (12.20%) Degree
12 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (9.76%) WAN
13 4 (9.76%) LAN
13 4 (9.76%) VPN
13 4 (9.76%) SQL
14 3 (7.32%) .NET
14 3 (7.32%) SLA
14 3 (7.32%) Service Management
14 3 (7.32%) Telecoms

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) DHCP
2 14 (34.15%) DNS
3 12 (29.27%) Internet
4 10 (24.39%) Intranet
4 10 (24.39%) Wireless
4 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
5 4 (9.76%) VPN
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall
7 2 (4.88%) VoIP
8 1 (2.44%) SAN
8 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.44%) VLAN
8 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MS Access
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) COM+
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (26.83%) Windows 7
5 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
7 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.32%) Android
9 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.88%) Linux
10 1 (2.44%) UNIX
10 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.32%) Service Management
3 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
3 3 (7.32%) Release Management
3 3 (7.32%) SDLC
4 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) ERP
5 1 (2.44%) Change Management
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.44%) Security Management
5 1 (2.44%) Information Security
5 1 (2.44%) Time Management
5 1 (2.44%) ISMS
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.44%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) VBA
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) VMware
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Apple
3 1 (2.44%) Sage
3 1 (2.44%) Alterian
3 1 (2.44%) Infor
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