Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for an IT Support Technician was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

IT Support Technician
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 175 147
Rank change year-on-year +35 -28 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 14 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.60% 0.065% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.067% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 13
Oxfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -
South East median annual salary £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +15.22% -8.00% +8.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,250 2,968 2,561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.87% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,863 2,453 2,044
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

IT Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Technician in Oxfordshire

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support Technician in Oxfordshire

IT Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Technician in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Support Technician in Oxfordshire

IT Support Technician
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Technician within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Thame +9 7 £27,500 -8.33%
Oxford - 3 - -
Wantage - 1 £52,500 -
IT Support Technician
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT 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 Oxfordshire region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (50.00%) Veritas
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (50.00%) VoIP
4 6 (42.86%) ADSL
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) iTunes
5 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
5 5 (35.71%) iPhone
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) Veeam
7 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
8 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) iTunes
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) G Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (42.86%) ADSL
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) pfSense
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Veritas
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Veeam
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard