The median annual salary for an IT Support Technician was £20,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

IT Support Technician
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 130 149
Rank change year-on-year +23 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% 0.057% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.059% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £20,500 £23,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.86% +21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £23,000 £19,800
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year -8.69% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1268 1704 2206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.02% 96.43% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1350 1656
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,936
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured IT Support Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Technician in Reading

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for IT Support Technician in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT 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 Reading region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft