Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Support Technician
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 164 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 -28 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 13 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.47% 0.57% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.59% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 33
Oxfordshire median annual salary £25,500 £25,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +31.58% -10.59%
10th Percentile £19,850 £19,525 £16,750
90th Percentile £32,650 £31,250 £33,750
South East median annual salary £22,250 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% +2.27% -4.35%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2702 3071 2920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.81% 96.72% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2316 2574 2403
Oxfordshire median annual salary £44,266 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.63% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Oxfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Oxfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in Oxfordshire

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 Support Technician within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Oxford -1 10 £24,500 -2.00%
Witney - 1 £21,000 -
Support Technician
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) IIS
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Office 365
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) iPad
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) Lotus

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 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Vista
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus