Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Support Technician
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 203 261
Rank change year-on-year +4 +58 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 15 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.32% 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.46% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 21
Leeds median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £21,625 £20,825 £20,250
90th Percentile £29,725 £33,750 £26,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,611 5,166 6,600
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.48% 97.82% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,924 4,452 5,406
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,544
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.30% +3.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,638 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Leeds

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Leeds region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) MCSA
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (26.67%) Sophos
7 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (26.67%) VoIP
7 4 (26.67%) Kaspersky
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
8 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (20.00%) VMware
8 3 (20.00%) iPad
8 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 2 (13.33%) MCSE
9 2 (13.33%) Retail
9 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) WSUS
9 2 (13.33%) DHCP
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) CCNA
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (13.33%) MCP
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
5 1 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCSA
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Kaspersky
2 4 (26.67%) Sophos
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat