Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 202 262
Rank change year-on-year +7 +60 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 28 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.57% 0.52% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.53% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 8
Leeds median annual salary £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% -2.79%
10th Percentile £18,750 £21,600 £20,000
90th Percentile £30,750 £33,750 £32,746
West Yorkshire median annual salary £22,500 £24,250 £22,000
% change year-on-year -7.22% +10.23% -2.22%

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 4794 5258 6801
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.08% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4054 4534 5469
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leeds region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 20 (71.43%) Windows
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 15 (53.57%) VMware
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (46.43%) Office 365
6 12 (42.86%) ITIL
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (32.14%) CCNA
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (32.14%) iPad
8 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
9 8 (28.57%) DBS Check
9 8 (28.57%) WSUS
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) MCSA
11 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (14.29%) Kaspersky
13 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
13 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
13 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 4 (14.29%) Sophos
13 4 (14.29%) VoIP
14 3 (10.71%) WAN
14 3 (10.71%) LAN
14 3 (10.71%) MCP
14 3 (10.71%) MCSE

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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VoIP
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.57%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) ITSM
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CCNA
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) DBS Check
3 7 (25.00%) MCSA
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (10.71%) MCP
4 3 (10.71%) MCSE
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) WSUS
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) VMware
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Kaspersky
3 4 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat