The median annual salary for a IT Support Technician was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Technician
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 69 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.16% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £22,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year -8.69% -2.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 592 774 941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.73% 98.47% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 545 741 725
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Technician in Southampton

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for IT Support Technician in Southampton

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Southampton region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (90.00%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VLAN
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (10.00%) Draytek
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) VLAN
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Draytek
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard