Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 June 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 96 108
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.57% 0.088% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.091% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Northamptonshire median annual salary £23,500 - £18,000
East Midlands median annual salary £23,500 £30,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year -21.67% +36.36% +1.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1,362 1,100 1,419
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 96.83% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,073 937 1,062
Northamptonshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Northamptonshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Northamptonshire

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in Northamptonshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 3 £20,000 -
Kettering - 1 £21,500 -
Support Technician
East Midlands

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) HP Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Runbook
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) SFIA
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) Acronis
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Proofpoint
3 1 (12.50%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) VMware