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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 188 214 215
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 64 105 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 1.05% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.10% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 60 93 140
Median salary £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,600 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
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
6241 9534 12015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.69% 94.90% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5704 8132 10168
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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.

1 111 (79.86%) Windows
2 86 (61.87%) Active Directory
3 61 (43.88%) Microsoft
4 57 (41.01%) Windows 7
5 52 (37.41%) MS Office
6 49 (35.25%) MS Excel
7 46 (33.09%) Windows Server
8 42 (30.22%) MS Exchange
9 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (23.74%) VMware
11 31 (22.30%) Finance
12 29 (20.86%) Office 365
13 28 (20.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (17.99%) Citrix
15 22 (15.83%) ITIL
16 21 (15.11%) TCP/IP
16 21 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (14.39%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (12.95%) Degree
18 18 (12.95%) DNS
19 16 (11.51%) VPN
19 16 (11.51%) DHCP
19 16 (11.51%) Cisco
20 15 (10.79%) VoIP
20 15 (10.79%) Law
20 15 (10.79%) Banking
21 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
21 14 (10.07%) LAN
21 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
22 13 (9.35%) iPhone

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 42 (30.22%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.04%) IIS
6 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.60%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.44%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.72%) Apache
10 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.72%) JBoss
10 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (37.41%) MS Office
2 49 (35.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.44%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.44%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.72%) Finacle
3 1 (0.72%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.86%) Office 365
2 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.60%) Mimecast
3 3 (2.16%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.11%) TCP/IP
2 18 (12.95%) DNS
3 16 (11.51%) DHCP
3 16 (11.51%) VPN
4 15 (10.79%) VoIP
5 14 (10.07%) LAN
6 13 (9.35%) Firewall
6 13 (9.35%) WAN
7 6 (4.32%) FTP
8 5 (3.60%) Wireless
9 3 (2.16%) Internet
9 3 (2.16%) SAN
9 3 (2.16%) Skype
10 2 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.72%) HTTP
11 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.72%) Intranet
11 1 (0.72%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.44%) MS Access
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 31 (22.30%) Finance
2 15 (10.79%) Banking
2 15 (10.79%) Law
3 11 (7.91%) Legal
4 9 (6.47%) Marketing
5 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.88%) Advertising
7 3 (2.16%) Front Office
7 3 (2.16%) Retail
8 2 (1.44%) Back Office
8 2 (1.44%) French Language
8 2 (1.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.72%) Electronics
9 1 (0.72%) Games
9 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.32%) Web Services
2 3 (2.16%) CSS
2 3 (2.16%) Django
2 3 (2.16%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.16%) HTML
2 3 (2.16%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.72%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.72%) Middleware
4 1 (0.72%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.35%) iPhone
3 11 (7.91%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.04%) Hedge funds
4 7 (5.04%) Smartphone
5 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.60%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.16%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.16%) Graphic Design
8 3 (2.16%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.16%) PMI
8 3 (2.16%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.44%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.72%) AS400
10 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.72%) Handset
10 1 (0.72%) iSeries
10 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 111 (79.86%) Windows
2 57 (41.01%) Windows 7
3 46 (33.09%) Windows Server
4 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (20.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (9.35%) Linux
7 10 (7.19%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.04%) Windows 10
8 7 (5.04%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.60%) Android
9 5 (3.60%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.16%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.16%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.16%) Unix
11 2 (1.44%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.83%) ITIL
2 11 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (5.04%) CRM
4 6 (4.32%) Project Management
5 5 (3.60%) Data Analysis
5 5 (3.60%) Practice Management
6 4 (2.88%) ERP
6 4 (2.88%) IT Audit
6 4 (2.88%) ITSM
6 4 (2.88%) Logistics
6 4 (2.88%) Mentoring
6 4 (2.88%) Service Delivery
6 4 (2.88%) Service Management
7 3 (2.16%) E-Commerce
7 3 (2.16%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (2.16%) Migration
7 3 (2.16%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.16%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.44%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.91%) SQL
2 7 (5.04%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.60%) C
4 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.16%) C#
4 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.16%) Perl
4 3 (2.16%) Python
5 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.72%) Java
6 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (12.95%) Degree
2 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.60%) Server+ Certification
4 4 (2.88%) MCITP
4 4 (2.88%) MCP
5 3 (2.16%) CCNA
5 3 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.16%) MCSA
5 3 (2.16%) MCSE
5 3 (2.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.72%) Dell Certification
6 1 (0.72%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 86 (61.87%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.88%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.16%) vSphere
5 3 (2.16%) XenApp
6 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.04%) SCCM
2 4 (2.88%) SCOM
3 3 (2.16%) OpenView
3 3 (2.16%) WSUS
3 3 (2.16%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.44%) Casper Suite
4 2 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.72%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 61 (43.88%) Microsoft
2 33 (23.74%) VMware
3 25 (17.99%) Citrix
4 16 (11.51%) Cisco
5 10 (7.19%) Apple
6 6 (4.32%) Sage
6 6 (4.32%) SAP
7 5 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.60%) SonicWALL
7 5 (3.60%) WatchGuard
8 4 (2.88%) HP
8 4 (2.88%) Oracle
9 3 (2.16%) Google
9 3 (2.16%) iManage
9 3 (2.16%) Mitel
10 2 (1.44%) Adobe
10 2 (1.44%) Avaya
10 2 (1.44%) Dell
10 2 (1.44%) Lotus
10 2 (1.44%) SolarWinds
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