Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 106 120
Rank change year-on-year +24 +14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 8 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.71% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Northamptonshire median annual salary £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +3.37%
10th Percentile £24,325 £21,000 £20,625
90th Percentile £27,625 £26,000 £25,000
East Midlands median annual salary £25,000 £26,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +20.93% -4.44%

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 1,077 1,294 1,656
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.21% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 880 975 1,316
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,200 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,690
% change year-on-year - +0.78% -0.78%

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
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 25 February 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
Wellingborough +8 7 £25,000 -3.85%
Support Technician
East Midlands

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) IBM Notes
1 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Dell
1 7 (87.50%) Lotus
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) C#

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 7 (87.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
1 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Dell
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Lotus