Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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

Support Technician
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 1.59% 0.91% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Maidstone median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - -
Kent median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% -9.09% +44.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. 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
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies in Maidstone with a recognized job title 125 109 211
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.21% 99.09% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 112 99 197
Maidstone median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,800 £22,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £61,250
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Maidstone

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Maidstone

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone

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

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft