The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 170 209 195
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 85 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.38% 1.16% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.22% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 82 102 139
Median salary £32,500 £28,875 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.55% -2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
IT Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5924 9406 11518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.98% 95.17% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5409 8095 9633
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the City of London region.

IT Support Salary Trend in the City of London

IT Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT Support 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 City of London region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 107 (70.86%) Windows
2 81 (53.64%) Active Directory
3 71 (47.02%) Microsoft
4 63 (41.72%) MS Office
5 46 (30.46%) Windows 7
6 45 (29.80%) MS Excel
7 43 (28.48%) Citrix
8 38 (25.17%) Windows Server
9 32 (21.19%) VMware
9 32 (21.19%) ITIL
10 28 (18.54%) MS Exchange
10 28 (18.54%) Finance
11 27 (17.88%) Office 365
12 26 (17.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 25 (16.56%) Degree
14 24 (15.89%) TCP/IP
15 22 (14.57%) Law
16 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (13.25%) iPhone
17 20 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (13.25%) Apple
17 20 (13.25%) Cisco
18 19 (12.58%) LAN
19 18 (11.92%) Linux
20 17 (11.26%) VoIP
21 16 (10.60%) Android
21 16 (10.60%) Apple iOS
22 15 (9.93%) VPN
22 15 (9.93%) WAN
22 15 (9.93%) SLA

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 28 (18.54%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.95%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.65%) IIS
6 4 (2.65%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.99%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.66%) Apache
9 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.66%) JBoss
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 63 (41.72%) MS Office
2 45 (29.80%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Business One
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.88%) Office 365
2 4 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.89%) TCP/IP
2 19 (12.58%) LAN
3 17 (11.26%) VoIP
4 15 (9.93%) VPN
4 15 (9.93%) WAN
5 12 (7.95%) DNS
6 10 (6.62%) DHCP
6 10 (6.62%) Firewall
7 8 (5.30%) Wireless
8 7 (4.64%) SAN
9 5 (3.31%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.65%) FTP
11 3 (1.99%) Intranet
11 3 (1.99%) VLAN
12 2 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (1.32%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (1.32%) Skype
12 2 (1.32%) SSL
13 1 (0.66%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.31%) FileMaker
3 3 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.99%) MS Access
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.99%) MSI
General
1 28 (18.54%) Finance
2 22 (14.57%) Law
3 15 (9.93%) Legal
4 11 (7.28%) Marketing
5 10 (6.62%) Retail
6 7 (4.64%) Banking
7 5 (3.31%) French Language
8 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.32%) Advertising
9 2 (1.32%) Electronics
9 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.32%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.66%) Back Office
10 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.66%) Front Office
10 1 (0.66%) Games
10 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.66%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) HTML
2 4 (2.65%) CSS
3 3 (1.99%) Django
3 3 (1.99%) Web Services
4 2 (1.32%) .NET
4 2 (1.32%) Apache Flex
4 2 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.66%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) iPhone
2 15 (9.93%) Blackberry
3 13 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.62%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.30%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.64%) Smartphone
7 6 (3.97%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.31%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.65%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.99%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.99%) Graphic Design
11 2 (1.32%) BYOD
11 2 (1.32%) Equities
11 2 (1.32%) Handset
11 2 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.66%) iPad
12 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 107 (70.86%) Windows
2 46 (30.46%) Windows 7
3 38 (25.17%) Windows Server
4 26 (17.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (11.92%) Linux
7 16 (10.60%) Android
7 16 (10.60%) Apple iOS
8 15 (9.93%) Mac OS X
9 14 (9.27%) Windows 10
10 13 (8.61%) Windows 8
11 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (3.97%) Windows Vista
13 5 (3.31%) Windows XP
14 4 (2.65%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.19%) ITIL
2 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
3 10 (6.62%) Software Deployment
4 9 (5.96%) Project Management
5 8 (5.30%) Incident Management
6 7 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.97%) Workflow
8 5 (3.31%) Coaching
8 5 (3.31%) Document Management
8 5 (3.31%) ITSM
8 5 (3.31%) Mentoring
9 4 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.65%) Line Management
9 4 (2.65%) Practice Management
9 4 (2.65%) Risk Management
9 4 (2.65%) Service Management
10 3 (1.99%) Asset Management
10 3 (1.99%) BCP
10 3 (1.99%) Migration
10 3 (1.99%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.93%) SQL
2 5 (3.31%) Python
3 4 (2.65%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.99%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (0.66%) C++
6 1 (0.66%) PHP
6 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (16.56%) Degree
2 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.97%) MCSE
4 5 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.65%) MCP
6 3 (1.99%) MCITP
6 3 (1.99%) MCSA
7 2 (1.32%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.32%) MCTS
7 2 (1.32%) MOS
8 1 (0.66%) CCA
8 1 (0.66%) CCNA
8 1 (0.66%) CCNP
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.66%) Dell Certification
8 1 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.93%) SLA
2 3 (1.99%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) SEPA
4 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (53.64%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.64%) XenApp
4 6 (3.97%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.65%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.99%) vSphere
7 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.97%) SCCM
2 5 (3.31%) SCOM
3 4 (2.65%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.65%) Casper Suite
4 3 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.99%) WSUS
5 2 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.32%) Nagios
5 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.66%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 71 (47.02%) Microsoft
2 43 (28.48%) Citrix
3 32 (21.19%) VMware
4 20 (13.25%) Apple
4 20 (13.25%) Cisco
5 9 (5.96%) Adobe
6 6 (3.97%) iManage
6 6 (3.97%) Mitel
7 5 (3.31%) Dell
7 5 (3.31%) Google
7 5 (3.31%) Oracle
8 4 (2.65%) HP
8 4 (2.65%) SAP
8 4 (2.65%) Symantec
9 3 (1.99%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.99%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.99%) Reuters
9 3 (1.99%) Sophos
9 3 (1.99%) Xerox
10 2 (1.32%) arcserve
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Eligo
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + excellent and extensive benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Eligo
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum + 10% bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Eddison Knight
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago