Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £19,106 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 85 112
Rank change year-on-year -21 +27 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.32% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.52% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Leicestershire median annual salary £19,106 £23,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.70% -17.54% +46.15%
10th Percentile £18,389 £21,850 £24,300
90th Percentile £39,965 £26,250 £31,250
East Midlands median annual salary £20,875 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -11.17% -2.08% +11.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 920 958 1,408
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.77% 98.16% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 702 846 1,222
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.54% +5.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in Leicestershire

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) IFS
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Epicor
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Infor

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Epicor
1 1 (33.33%) IFS
1 1 (33.33%) Infor
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) SAP