The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £19,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Support Technician
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 152 183
Rank change year-on-year +3 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 11 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.44% 0.42% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.43% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 1
Median salary £19,500 £23,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.21% -23.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2435 2811 3232
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.88% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2020 2338 2557
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Support Technician in the job title.

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 25 June 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 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
6 12 (60.00%) ITIL
6 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (55.00%) SQL
7 11 (55.00%) CCNA
7 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (35.00%) iPad
9 5 (25.00%) Office 365
10 4 (20.00%) DBS Check
10 4 (20.00%) WSUS
10 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (20.00%) Citrix
11 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (15.00%) Law
11 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (15.00%) Case Management
11 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (10.00%) Email Filtering
12 2 (10.00%) Web Filtering
12 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (10.00%) Legal
12 2 (10.00%) Firewall
12 2 (10.00%) VPN
13 1 (5.00%) DNS

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:

Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (15.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Case Management
3 2 (10.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (55.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 17 days ago