The median annual salary for an IT Support Technician was £24,125 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.36% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £24,125 - £19,250
90% offered a salary of more than £22,425 - £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £25,825 - £20,650
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £22,750 £22,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +3.40%  

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 543 728 759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.49% 97.98% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 499 683 603
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Draytek
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago