Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Technician was £21,750 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 17 November 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 106 112
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.29% 0.97% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.00% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 4
Southampton median annual salary £21,750 £26,500 £19,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.92% +37.66% +4.05%
10th Percentile £19,750 £24,750 £16,575
90th Percentile £26,138 £28,250 £22,000
Hampshire median annual salary £21,500 £26,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year -18.87% +26.19% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1341 1305 1369
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 97.24% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1169 1212
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.54% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,709 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,100 £58,150 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

IT Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

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 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) FreeBSD
3 2 (50.00%) B2B
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) PuTTY
3 2 (50.00%) WinSCP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) PuTTY
1 2 (50.00%) WinSCP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) FreeBSD
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix