The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £23,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 23 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 75 76
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.78% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £23,750 £31,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.38% +58.97%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 506 681 718
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 98.06% 98.70% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 420 573 611
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Leicestershire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Leicestershire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +12 2 £26,250 -15.32%
Loughborough - 2 £22,500 -
Support Technician
East Midlands

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicestershire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware