Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £25,125 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 17 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 225 245
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 26 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.41% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.57% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 34
Hampshire median annual salary £25,125 £26,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.19% +23.26% +2.38%
10th Percentile £19,675 £19,375 £15,750
90th Percentile £40,000 £29,650 £27,500
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6106 6643 7106
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 97.08% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5288 5709 5960
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Hampshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Hampshire

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in Hampshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Southampton -6 8 £21,500 -18.87%
Alton - 5 £30,000 -
Winchester -6 3 £21,500 -24.56%
Farnborough +1 1 £21,000 -2.33%
Waterlooville - 1 £27,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £27,500 -
Ringwood - 1 - -
Support Technician
South East

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hampshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
5 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
10 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
10 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (11.54%) Proactive Management
12 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
12 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
12 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (11.54%) Linux
12 3 (11.54%) SLA
12 3 (11.54%) Cisco
12 3 (11.54%) Citrix
12 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (11.54%) Juniper
13 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
13 2 (7.69%) FreeBSD
13 2 (7.69%) LAN
13 2 (7.69%) WAN

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) PuTTY
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) WinSCP
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 6 (23.08%) Windows 10
6 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (11.54%) Linux
8 2 (7.69%) Debian
8 2 (7.69%) FreeBSD
8 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Proactive Management
2 2 (7.69%) B2B
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCITP
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam