Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £21,750 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 100 114
Rank change year-on-year +18 +14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 6 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.54% 0.80% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.82% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
South Yorkshire median annual salary £21,750 £22,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -8.16% -5.77%
10th Percentile £18,875 £17,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £23,625 £28,750 £28,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £22,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% -2.13% +4.44%

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 1074 1340 1580
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.60% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 898 1110 1395
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,675 £22,500 £22,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 20 November 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
Barnsley +9 4 £21,000 +16.67%
Sheffield +9 2 £22,000 -2.22%
Support Technician
Yorkshire

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server

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 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware