Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 107 122
Rank change year-on-year +19 +15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 8 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.73% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.57% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 8
Northamptonshire median annual salary £25,000 £18,000 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -22.58% +0.14%
East Midlands median annual salary £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year -2.08% +11.63% -7.39%

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 1050 1407 1846
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.04% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 824 947 1627
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,425 £58,750 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 November 2017. 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 0 7 £25,000 -3.85%
Northampton +17 1 £18,500 +2.78%
Support Technician
East Midlands

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
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%) Wireless
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre

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
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%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Dell
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow