The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £18,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Technician
Rank 149 165 176
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 9 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.35% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 4
Median salary £18,000 £26,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.42% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% -4.25%  

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 2502 3160 3567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.35% 96.52% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2607 2862
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
5 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
5 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (30.43%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (26.09%) MS Office
7 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (21.74%) iPad
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
7 5 (21.74%) Firewall
7 5 (21.74%) Law
7 5 (21.74%) CCNA
7 5 (21.74%) VPN
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) Email Filtering
7 5 (21.74%) Web Filtering
7 5 (21.74%) Case Management
7 5 (21.74%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (17.39%) Legal
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) SCCM
9 3 (13.04%) Office 365

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
1 5 (21.74%) Remote Desktop
1 5 (21.74%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Law
1 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Legal
3 3 (13.04%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Case Management
2 5 (21.74%) Email Filtering
2 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (21.74%) Web Filtering
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.35%) Line Management
3 1 (4.35%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
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