The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 226 275 284
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 79 81 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.62% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.67% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68 76 39
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
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
9324 12065 11025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.46% 93.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8003 10213 9492
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 May 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 126 (75.90%) Windows
2 97 (58.43%) Active Directory
3 84 (50.60%) Microsoft
3 84 (50.60%) MS Office
4 75 (45.18%) Windows 7
5 59 (35.54%) MS Excel
6 43 (25.90%) MS Exchange
7 42 (25.30%) Degree
8 37 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (21.69%) ITIL
10 35 (21.08%) Finance
11 28 (16.87%) Windows 8
12 27 (16.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (16.27%) Computer Science
13 26 (15.66%) VMware
14 25 (15.06%) Cisco
15 24 (14.46%) VPN
16 23 (13.86%) LAN
16 23 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (13.25%) Linux
17 22 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (10.84%) Windows XP
19 17 (10.24%) WAN
19 17 (10.24%) TCP/IP
19 17 (10.24%) Citrix
19 17 (10.24%) Back Office
20 16 (9.64%) Office 365
21 15 (9.04%) Wireless
21 15 (9.04%) Blackberry
21 15 (9.04%) HP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (25.90%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.81%) IIS
6 2 (1.20%) Lync
6 2 (1.20%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 84 (50.60%) MS Office
2 59 (35.54%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.60%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.64%) Office 365
2 2 (1.20%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.46%) VPN
2 23 (13.86%) LAN
3 17 (10.24%) WAN
3 17 (10.24%) TCP/IP
4 15 (9.04%) Wireless
5 14 (8.43%) Firewall
6 13 (7.83%) DNS
6 13 (7.83%) DHCP
7 12 (7.23%) VoIP
8 9 (5.42%) Internet
9 5 (3.01%) Ethernet
9 5 (3.01%) SAN
10 3 (1.81%) NAS
10 3 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.81%) Network Security
11 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.20%) DECT
11 2 (1.20%) WLAN
11 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) MySQL
3 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 35 (21.08%) Finance
2 17 (10.24%) Back Office
3 13 (7.83%) Law
3 13 (7.83%) Legal
4 12 (7.23%) Front Office
5 8 (4.82%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.22%) Banking
7 5 (3.01%) Mandarin Language
8 4 (2.41%) Retail
8 4 (2.41%) Billing
8 4 (2.41%) Marketing
9 3 (1.81%) Advertising
10 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (1.81%) Java RMI
3 1 (0.60%) Web Services
3 1 (0.60%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.27%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.04%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.82%) Derivative
5 7 (4.22%) iPhone
5 7 (4.22%) Credit Derivative
5 7 (4.22%) Fixed Income
5 7 (4.22%) Equities
6 6 (3.61%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.41%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.81%) Robotics
8 3 (1.81%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.81%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.20%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.60%) FMCG
10 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 126 (75.90%) Windows
2 75 (45.18%) Windows 7
3 37 (22.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (16.87%) Windows 8
5 27 (16.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (13.25%) Linux
8 18 (10.84%) Windows XP
9 11 (6.63%) Mac OS
10 8 (4.82%) Mac OS X
11 6 (3.61%) Android
12 4 (2.41%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.20%) Debian
13 2 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.69%) ITIL
2 10 (6.02%) Service Delivery
3 9 (5.42%) Asset Management
4 8 (4.82%) Project Management
5 7 (4.22%) BDD
6 6 (3.61%) Service Management
6 6 (3.61%) Algorithmic Trading
7 5 (3.01%) Document Management
7 5 (3.01%) Line Management
8 4 (2.41%) Configuration Management
8 4 (2.41%) Information Security
8 4 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.41%) ITSM
8 4 (2.41%) Data Security
8 4 (2.41%) CRM
8 4 (2.41%) Supplier Management
8 4 (2.41%) Wealth Management
8 4 (2.41%) Investment Management
9 3 (1.81%) Time Management
9 3 (1.81%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.43%) VBA
2 13 (7.83%) SQL
3 9 (5.42%) Python
3 9 (5.42%) C#
4 5 (3.01%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.81%) Perl
7 2 (1.20%) Java
7 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.60%) C
8 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (25.30%) Degree
2 13 (7.83%) MCP
3 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.61%) MCSE
5 5 (3.01%) MCDST
5 5 (3.01%) A+ Certification
5 5 (3.01%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.41%) MOS
7 3 (1.81%) MCSA
8 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.20%) CCNA
9 1 (0.60%) ACSP
9 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.60%) MCITP
9 1 (0.60%) MCTS
9 1 (0.60%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 97 (58.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.22%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.22%) XenApp
4 4 (2.41%) vSphere
5 2 (1.20%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.20%) XenServer
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.61%) WSUS
3 3 (1.81%) SCCM
3 3 (1.81%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.60%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 84 (50.60%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.66%) VMware
3 25 (15.06%) Cisco
4 17 (10.24%) Citrix
5 15 (9.04%) HP
6 8 (4.82%) Apple
7 7 (4.22%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.22%) Symantec
8 6 (3.61%) Dell
9 5 (3.01%) Google
9 5 (3.01%) Mitel
9 5 (3.01%) SAP
9 5 (3.01%) Bloomberg
10 4 (2.41%) Avaya
10 4 (2.41%) SimCorp
10 4 (2.41%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.41%) FactSet
10 4 (2.41%) Trend Micro
11 3 (1.81%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.81%) NetApp
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