The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 187 198
Rank change year-on-year +19 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 20 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.39% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 6
Median salary £20,000 £23,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,350 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3416 3808 4505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.54% 98.09% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2853 3229 3609
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in West Yorkshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in West Yorkshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 11 £19,500 -15.21% 3
Bradford +9 9 £22,250 +14.10% 1
Support Technician
Yorkshire

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 22 (66.67%) Windows
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 18 (54.55%) VMware
5 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
6 13 (39.39%) ITIL
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (33.33%) CCNA
8 11 (33.33%) SQL
8 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (21.21%) Internet
9 7 (21.21%) iPad
10 6 (18.18%) Office 365
10 6 (18.18%) SLA
11 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
12 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
12 4 (12.12%) DBS Check
12 4 (12.12%) Citrix
12 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
12 4 (12.12%) WSUS
13 3 (9.09%) Law
13 3 (9.09%) Network Security
13 3 (9.09%) Marketing
13 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (9.09%) DHCP
13 3 (9.09%) VPN

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) ADSL
3 2 (6.06%) Broadband
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) PSTN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.03%) NAS
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.09%) Law
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) iPad
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Case Management
3 2 (6.06%) Email Filtering
3 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.06%) Web Filtering
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.03%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Line Management
4 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.03%) Process Management
4 1 (3.03%) Release Management
4 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
4 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (33.33%) CCNA
3 4 (12.12%) DBS Check
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
101 IT LTD
Posted: 16 days ago