The median annual salary for a IT Support Technician was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Technician
South East / West Sussex
Rank 99 101 100
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.095% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.45% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +54.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £23,250 £23,207
% change year-on-year -9.67% +0.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1036 1105 1133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.29% 97.36% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 951 998 975
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
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 West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Technician in West Sussex

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for IT Support Technician in West Sussex

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Sussex region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft