Period
to 21 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

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

Support Technician
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 95 113
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 6 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.52% 0.60% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.62% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 5
South Yorkshire median annual salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% +2.17% +15.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,963 £20,500
90th Percentile £28,100 £30,000 £32,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £25,000 £23,500 £21,250
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% -7.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,123 1,285 1,366
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 97.13% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1,079 1,143
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,500 £26,050
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in South Yorkshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in South Yorkshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Sheffield - 4 £24,000 - 3
Barnsley - 2 £27,250 - 1
Support Technician
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) Skype
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) RFID
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) Meraki
5 1 (16.67%) Network Management

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki