Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Technician
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 170 206
Rank change year-on-year +16 +36 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 14 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.49% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 8
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £24,500 £21,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.64% +3.57% -23.64%
10th Percentile £20,500 £18,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £25,000 £29,000 £34,575
South East median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11% -4.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2790 3069 4279
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.31% 97.86% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2581 3455
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Support Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Buckinghamshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Support Technician in Buckinghamshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - 8 £21,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £25,000 -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Apple
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) DBS Check
3 7 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
4 3 (21.43%) Google
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.14%) Firmware
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (21.43%) Google