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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 177 219 222
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 89 106 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.03% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.08% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83 92 131
Median salary £31,500 £32,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,075 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
6085 9787 12201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.83% 94.70% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5552 8389 10313
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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.

1 115 (75.16%) Windows
2 87 (56.86%) Active Directory
3 70 (45.75%) Microsoft
4 61 (39.87%) MS Office
4 61 (39.87%) Windows 7
5 51 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 47 (30.72%) Windows Server
7 37 (24.18%) Citrix
7 37 (24.18%) MS Exchange
8 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (21.57%) VMware
10 30 (19.61%) Office 365
11 29 (18.95%) Finance
12 27 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 26 (16.99%) ITIL
14 23 (15.03%) TCP/IP
14 23 (15.03%) Degree
15 22 (14.38%) Law
16 21 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (12.42%) VPN
17 19 (12.42%) VoIP
18 17 (11.11%) Linux
19 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
19 16 (10.46%) Legal
19 16 (10.46%) iPhone
20 15 (9.80%) Windows 8
20 15 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (9.80%) Firewall
20 15 (9.80%) Blackberry
20 15 (9.80%) LAN

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 37 (24.18%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (5.23%) IIS
3 8 (5.23%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.61%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.31%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.65%) Apache
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.65%) JBoss
Applications
1 61 (39.87%) MS Office
2 51 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.31%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) Finacle
3 1 (0.65%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 30 (19.61%) Office 365
2 6 (3.92%) Mimecast
3 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.03%) TCP/IP
2 19 (12.42%) VoIP
2 19 (12.42%) VPN
3 15 (9.80%) DNS
3 15 (9.80%) Firewall
3 15 (9.80%) LAN
4 14 (9.15%) WAN
5 12 (7.84%) DHCP
6 7 (4.58%) Wireless
7 6 (3.92%) FTP
7 6 (3.92%) SAN
8 3 (1.96%) Skype
8 3 (1.96%) VLAN
9 2 (1.31%) Internet
9 2 (1.31%) SSL
9 2 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.65%) ADSL
10 1 (0.65%) HTTP
10 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.96%) MS Access
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MSI
General
1 29 (18.95%) Finance
2 22 (14.38%) Law
3 16 (10.46%) Legal
4 13 (8.50%) Banking
5 10 (6.54%) Marketing
6 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.61%) French Language
7 4 (2.61%) Front Office
7 4 (2.61%) Retail
8 3 (1.96%) Advertising
9 2 (1.31%) Back Office
9 2 (1.31%) Electronics
9 2 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.65%) Games
10 1 (0.65%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.65%) Publishing
10 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.23%) Web Services
2 4 (2.61%) CSS
2 4 (2.61%) HTML
3 3 (1.96%) Django
3 3 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.31%) .NET
4 2 (1.31%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.46%) iPhone
2 15 (9.80%) Blackberry
3 14 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.58%) Hedge funds
6 6 (3.92%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.92%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (3.27%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.96%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.96%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.31%) BYOD
9 2 (1.31%) Handset
9 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.31%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.31%) PMI
9 2 (1.31%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 115 (75.16%) Windows
2 61 (39.87%) Windows 7
3 47 (30.72%) Windows Server
4 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.11%) Linux
7 15 (9.80%) Windows 8
8 11 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.88%) Windows 10
10 8 (5.23%) Android
11 7 (4.58%) Mac OS X
12 6 (3.92%) Apple iOS
12 6 (3.92%) Windows XP
13 4 (2.61%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.96%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.96%) Unix
15 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.99%) ITIL
2 12 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (5.23%) Service Delivery
4 7 (4.58%) CRM
5 6 (3.92%) Project Management
5 6 (3.92%) Software Deployment
6 5 (3.27%) Mentoring
6 5 (3.27%) Practice Management
7 4 (2.61%) Data Analysis
7 4 (2.61%) Document Management
7 4 (2.61%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (2.61%) IT Audit
7 4 (2.61%) Logistics
8 3 (1.96%) ERP
8 3 (1.96%) ITSM
8 3 (1.96%) Migration
8 3 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (1.96%) Problem Management
8 3 (1.96%) Service Management
9 2 (1.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.84%) SQL
2 5 (3.27%) C
2 5 (3.27%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.61%) Python
4 3 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.31%) C#
5 2 (1.31%) Perl
5 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) C++
6 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (15.03%) Degree
2 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.27%) MCSE
3 5 (3.27%) Server+ Certification
4 4 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.61%) MCITP
5 3 (1.96%) MCP
6 2 (1.31%) CCNA
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.31%) MCSA
6 2 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CCA
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Dell Certification
7 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.65%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SEPA
System Software
1 87 (56.86%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.92%) XenApp
5 3 (1.96%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.96%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.31%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) SCCM
2 3 (1.96%) SCOM
3 2 (1.31%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.31%) Casper Suite
3 2 (1.31%) OpenView
3 2 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.31%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (45.75%) Microsoft
2 37 (24.18%) Citrix
3 33 (21.57%) VMware
4 15 (9.80%) Cisco
5 14 (9.15%) Apple
6 7 (4.58%) Oracle
6 7 (4.58%) SAP
7 6 (3.92%) HP
7 6 (3.92%) iManage
7 6 (3.92%) Sage
7 6 (3.92%) SonicWALL
8 5 (3.27%) Mitel
8 5 (3.27%) WatchGuard
9 4 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.96%) Adobe
10 3 (1.96%) Dell
10 3 (1.96%) Sophos
11 2 (1.31%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.31%) Lotus
11 2 (1.31%) Symantec
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