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Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salary (United Kingdom)

The average pay for a Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) is £18,399 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salary (?
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£13,064 - £25,779
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MEDIAN: £18,398
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Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salary (?
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£5.95 - £11.86
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National Salary Data

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£0£9K£18K£27K
Salary
£13,064 - £25,779  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,066  
Profit Sharing
£300.00 - £2,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£12,973 - £25,925  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,136
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£5.95 - £11.86  
   
Overtime
£6.67 - £17.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,066  
   
Profit Sharing
£300.00 - £2,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£12,973 - £25,925  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 101
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Pay Difference By Location

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Cambridge
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Edinburgh
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Bristol
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Birmingham
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Birmingham
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National Average
₤19,000
Derby
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Sheffield
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Nottingham
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Norwich
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Portsmouth
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Belfast
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Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Reviews

What is it like working as a Support Technician, Information Technology (IT)?
Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in Derby:
Pros: The people.
Cons: Overworked. Not enough support, no tools to do the job successfully and no room for progressing.
Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in London:
"Good Fun and a Learning Experience."
Pros: Learning new skills. Lots of new people to meet. Being depended upon.
Cons: Repetitive tasks. Dealing with simple issues staff should deal with themselves.
Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in Stoke-on-Trent:
Pros: There is fantastic variety and no two days are the same. You get a real sense of accomplishment resolving a multitude of problems, and all techies should love showing off their knowledge of systems and software. The feeling of being valued is always a bonus, knowing your role directly affects the running of the business. One main perk of the job is the fulfilment you feel upon overcoming a trying issue.
Cons: Vague support requests and impatience with resolution times is an unavoidable annoyance. Some tasks can become repetitive, and being interrupted when you are handling a major support request for a small minor issue can become tedious.

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Experience Affects Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

National Average
₤19,000

Skills That Affect Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Windows Support
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Microsoft Active Directory
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Information Technology (IT) Support
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Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
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Microsoft Office
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₤19,000
Computer Hardware Technician
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Network Support
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Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1)
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Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 207 votes.

Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 20% dental benefits Dental: 6%
vision benefits Vision: 15% employee benefits None: 68%