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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 185 277 281
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 134 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.22% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 125 51 41
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £44,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £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
10248 11068 11068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.60% 93.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8977 9511 10050
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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.

1 182 (78.11%) Windows
2 157 (67.38%) Active Directory
3 116 (49.79%) MS Office
4 107 (45.92%) Microsoft
5 93 (39.91%) Windows 7
6 62 (26.61%) Finance
7 60 (25.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (25.32%) MS Excel
9 57 (24.46%) MS Exchange
10 55 (23.61%) VMware
11 48 (20.60%) ITIL
12 45 (19.31%) Windows XP
13 43 (18.45%) Citrix
14 41 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
14 41 (17.60%) Degree
15 40 (17.17%) VPN
15 40 (17.17%) Blackberry
16 38 (16.31%) Cisco
17 37 (15.88%) DNS
18 33 (14.16%) DHCP
19 31 (13.30%) TCP/IP
19 31 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
20 30 (12.88%) MCP
20 30 (12.88%) Windows Server 2003
21 29 (12.45%) Windows 8
22 28 (12.02%) MCSE
22 28 (12.02%) VoIP
23 26 (11.16%) LAN
24 23 (9.87%) WAN
24 23 (9.87%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 57 (24.46%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (4.29%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.58%) Lync
5 6 (2.58%) IIS
6 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.72%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.29%) WorkSite
8 3 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.43%) Moodle
9 1 (0.43%) Apache
Applications
1 116 (49.79%) MS Office
2 59 (25.32%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) 3000 Xtra
1 1 (0.43%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (17.17%) VPN
2 37 (15.88%) DNS
3 33 (14.16%) DHCP
4 31 (13.30%) TCP/IP
5 28 (12.02%) VoIP
6 26 (11.16%) LAN
7 23 (9.87%) WAN
8 20 (8.58%) Firewall
9 15 (6.44%) SAN
10 14 (6.01%) Wireless
11 12 (5.15%) Internet
12 9 (3.86%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (3.43%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (1.72%) Intranet
15 3 (1.29%) PABX
15 3 (1.29%) 3G
16 2 (0.86%) ADSL
16 2 (0.86%) Broadband
16 2 (0.86%) DECT
16 2 (0.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.86%) MS Access
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 62 (26.61%) Finance
2 23 (9.87%) Banking
3 9 (3.86%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.43%) Legal
5 7 (3.00%) Back Office
6 6 (2.58%) Advertising
7 5 (2.15%) Billing
8 4 (1.72%) Law
9 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.86%) Marketing
9 2 (0.86%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.29%) LAMP
2 2 (0.86%) Web Services
2 2 (0.86%) XML
3 1 (0.43%) HTML
3 1 (0.43%) CSS
3 1 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.17%) Blackberry
2 21 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.30%) iPhone
4 10 (4.29%) Smartphone
5 6 (2.58%) Robotics
6 5 (2.15%) Derivative
6 5 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.15%) iPad
6 5 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.72%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.29%) PDA
8 3 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.86%) PKI
9 2 (0.86%) CMDB
9 2 (0.86%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.43%) User Experience
10 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.43%) Social Media
10 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 182 (78.11%) Windows
2 93 (39.91%) Windows 7
3 60 (25.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (19.31%) Windows XP
5 30 (12.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (12.45%) Windows 8
7 22 (9.44%) Linux
8 15 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (4.72%) Mac OS
9 11 (4.72%) Apple iOS
10 9 (3.86%) Android
11 5 (2.15%) CentOS
11 5 (2.15%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (1.72%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.86%) UNIX
13 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.60%) ITIL
2 16 (6.87%) Service Delivery
3 9 (3.86%) Asset Management
4 7 (3.00%) Investment Management
5 6 (2.58%) CRM
6 5 (2.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (1.72%) Change Control
7 4 (1.72%) Project Management
7 4 (1.72%) Service Management
7 4 (1.72%) Wealth Management
7 4 (1.72%) Problem Management
8 3 (1.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (1.29%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (1.29%) Information Security
8 3 (1.29%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (0.86%) Email Management
9 2 (0.86%) Mentoring
9 2 (0.86%) High Availability
9 2 (0.86%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.86%) SQL
2 3 (1.29%) Perl
2 3 (1.29%) PHP
2 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.86%) VBA
3 2 (0.86%) Python
4 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.43%) C
4 1 (0.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
1 41 (17.60%) Degree
2 30 (12.88%) MCP
3 28 (12.02%) MCSE
4 18 (7.73%) MCSA
5 13 (5.58%) MCITP
6 12 (5.15%) MCTS
7 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.29%) MCDST
8 3 (1.29%) CCNA
9 2 (0.86%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.86%) MOS
9 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.43%) ACSP
10 1 (0.43%) CCA
10 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.72%) SLA
2 4 (1.72%) COBIT
3 3 (1.29%) QA
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 157 (67.38%) Active Directory
2 31 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.01%) Hyper-V
4 13 (5.58%) XenApp
5 5 (2.15%) XenServer
5 5 (2.15%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.72%) SCCM
2 8 (3.43%) Backup Exec
2 8 (3.43%) WSUS
3 3 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.86%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.86%) Nagios
5 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 107 (45.92%) Microsoft
2 55 (23.61%) VMware
3 43 (18.45%) Citrix
4 38 (16.31%) Cisco
5 12 (5.15%) Symantec
6 11 (4.72%) Red Hat
6 11 (4.72%) Apple
6 11 (4.72%) HP
7 8 (3.43%) NetApp
7 8 (3.43%) Bloomberg
8 7 (3.00%) Dell
9 5 (2.15%) Avaya
10 4 (1.72%) Lotus
10 4 (1.72%) Remedy
10 4 (1.72%) Spiceworks
10 4 (1.72%) Mitel
10 4 (1.72%) LANDesk
10 4 (1.72%) Reuters
11 3 (1.29%) Polycom
11 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25500 - £27500 per annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London (EC4)
Kurt Salmon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + oncall
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 24 days ago