The median annual salary for a Support Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Support Technician
West Midlands > Shropshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Shropshire median annual salary - - £20,000
West Midlands median annual salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year +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 Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 233 426 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 93.57% 95.73% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1425 1152
Shropshire median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75%  
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £53,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Shropshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Shropshire

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Shropshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DDNS
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DDNS
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) VMware