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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 227 257 292
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 82 86 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.68% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.73% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 72 78 35
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,980
% change year-on-year
- +0.08%
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
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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.

1 116 (71.60%) Windows
2 77 (47.53%) Active Directory
3 74 (45.68%) Microsoft
4 73 (45.06%) MS Office
5 69 (42.59%) Windows 7
6 59 (36.42%) MS Excel
7 44 (27.16%) MS Exchange
8 39 (24.07%) Finance
8 39 (24.07%) Degree
8 39 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (19.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (18.52%) Windows 8
10 30 (18.52%) VMware
11 26 (16.05%) Computer Science
12 25 (15.43%) ITIL
13 21 (12.96%) LAN
13 21 (12.96%) VPN
13 21 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (12.35%) Office 365
14 20 (12.35%) Cisco
15 19 (11.73%) Linux
16 18 (11.11%) Windows XP
16 18 (11.11%) TCP/IP
16 18 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (9.88%) Back Office
17 16 (9.88%) SQL Server
18 15 (9.26%) DHCP
18 15 (9.26%) Firewall
19 14 (8.64%) WAN
19 14 (8.64%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (27.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.23%) Lync
5 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.23%) Apache
5 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.62%) WorkSite
Applications
1 73 (45.06%) MS Office
2 59 (36.42%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.62%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.35%) Office 365
2 2 (1.23%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.62%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.96%) LAN
1 21 (12.96%) VPN
2 18 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 15 (9.26%) Firewall
3 15 (9.26%) DHCP
4 14 (8.64%) DNS
4 14 (8.64%) WAN
5 9 (5.56%) Internet
5 9 (5.56%) Wireless
6 8 (4.94%) Ethernet
7 7 (4.32%) VoIP
8 6 (3.70%) SAN
9 4 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.47%) NAS
10 3 (1.85%) SMTP
11 2 (1.23%) WLAN
11 2 (1.23%) Network Security
11 2 (1.23%) WebEx
12 1 (0.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.70%) MySQL
3 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (24.07%) Finance
2 16 (9.88%) Back Office
3 12 (7.41%) Law
4 11 (6.79%) Legal
4 11 (6.79%) Front Office
5 6 (3.70%) Banking
6 5 (3.09%) Retail
6 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.09%) Mandarin Language
7 4 (2.47%) Marketing
8 3 (1.85%) Billing
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (1.85%) .NET
2 3 (1.85%) Java RMI
3 1 (0.62%) HTML
3 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.05%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (4.94%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.32%) Derivative
5 6 (3.70%) iPhone
5 6 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.70%) Equities
5 6 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
6 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.09%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.47%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.85%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.85%) Robotics
8 3 (1.85%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.62%) PDA
9 1 (0.62%) CCTV
9 1 (0.62%) Handset
9 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 116 (71.60%) Windows
2 69 (42.59%) Windows 7
3 39 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (19.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (18.52%) Windows 8
6 19 (11.73%) Linux
7 18 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 18 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (4.94%) Mac OS
9 7 (4.32%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.47%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (1.23%) Android
11 2 (1.23%) Debian
11 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.43%) ITIL
2 11 (6.79%) Service Delivery
3 10 (6.17%) Asset Management
4 6 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 6 (3.70%) Algorithmic Trading
4 6 (3.70%) BDD
5 5 (3.09%) Network Management
5 5 (3.09%) Investment Management
5 5 (3.09%) Document Management
5 5 (3.09%) Project Management
5 5 (3.09%) Service Management
5 5 (3.09%) Configuration Management
5 5 (3.09%) Line Management
6 4 (2.47%) ITSM
6 4 (2.47%) Incident Management
6 4 (2.47%) Business Development
7 3 (1.85%) Wealth Management
7 3 (1.85%) Time Management
7 3 (1.85%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (1.85%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.64%) VBA
2 13 (8.02%) SQL
3 9 (5.56%) Python
3 9 (5.56%) C#
4 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.09%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.47%) Java
5 4 (2.47%) Perl
6 3 (1.85%) VB
7 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (24.07%) Degree
2 9 (5.56%) MCP
2 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.09%) A+ Certification
3 5 (3.09%) MCSE
3 5 (3.09%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (2.47%) MOS
4 4 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.85%) MCSA
5 3 (1.85%) MCDST
6 2 (1.23%) MCITP
6 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.23%) CCNA
7 1 (0.62%) CCNP
7 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 77 (47.53%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.94%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.32%) vSphere
5 3 (1.85%) XenApp
6 2 (1.23%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.85%) WSUS
3 2 (1.23%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.62%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 30 (18.52%) VMware
3 20 (12.35%) Cisco
4 14 (8.64%) Citrix
5 12 (7.41%) HP
6 8 (4.94%) Bloomberg
6 8 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.32%) Apple
7 7 (4.32%) Symantec
8 5 (3.09%) SimCorp
8 5 (3.09%) Google
8 5 (3.09%) Dell
8 5 (3.09%) SAP
8 5 (3.09%) Trend Micro
8 5 (3.09%) FactSet
9 4 (2.47%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.47%) Veeam
9 4 (2.47%) Oracle
9 4 (2.47%) Avaya
10 3 (1.85%) Sybase
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