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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 226 238 293
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +55
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 81 105 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.85% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.92% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 73 95 38
Average salary £29,000 £29,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,750 £23,980
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.21%
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
9597 11355 11139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.39% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 9517 9791
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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.

1 113 (71.07%) Windows
2 70 (44.03%) Active Directory
3 69 (43.40%) Windows 7
4 68 (42.77%) MS Office
5 66 (41.51%) Microsoft
6 51 (32.08%) MS Excel
7 40 (25.16%) MS Exchange
8 39 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (23.90%) Finance
10 35 (22.01%) Degree
11 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (18.24%) Windows 8
13 27 (16.98%) VMware
14 26 (16.35%) ITIL
14 26 (16.35%) Office 365
15 20 (12.58%) VPN
16 19 (11.95%) TCP/IP
16 19 (11.95%) LAN
16 19 (11.95%) Computer Science
17 17 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (10.69%) Windows XP
17 17 (10.69%) Linux
17 17 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (10.06%) SQL
18 16 (10.06%) Cisco
18 16 (10.06%) Citrix
19 15 (9.43%) Firewall
20 14 (8.81%) DNS
20 14 (8.81%) DHCP
20 14 (8.81%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 40 (25.16%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.89%) Apache
4 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.26%) Lync
5 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.63%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 68 (42.77%) MS Office
2 51 (32.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.35%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) VPN
2 19 (11.95%) LAN
2 19 (11.95%) TCP/IP
3 15 (9.43%) Firewall
4 14 (8.81%) DNS
4 14 (8.81%) DHCP
5 11 (6.92%) WAN
6 10 (6.29%) Internet
7 9 (5.66%) Ethernet
8 7 (4.40%) VoIP
8 7 (4.40%) Wireless
9 5 (3.14%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.14%) SAN
10 4 (2.52%) SMTP
10 4 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.52%) NAS
11 3 (1.89%) WebEx
12 2 (1.26%) WLAN
13 1 (0.63%) FTP
13 1 (0.63%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.40%) MySQL
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (23.90%) Finance
2 12 (7.55%) Law
3 11 (6.92%) Back Office
4 9 (5.66%) Legal
5 6 (3.77%) Front Office
6 5 (3.14%) Banking
6 5 (3.14%) Retail
7 4 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.52%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (1.89%) Marketing
9 2 (1.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.89%) .NET
1 3 (1.89%) Java RMI
1 3 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (1.26%) HTML
3 1 (0.63%) CSS
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.14%) iPhone
4 5 (3.14%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.14%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.89%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.89%) Robotics
6 3 (1.89%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.26%) Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Statistics
8 1 (0.63%) FMCG
8 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.63%) PDA
8 1 (0.63%) CCTV
8 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 113 (71.07%) Windows
2 69 (43.40%) Windows 7
3 39 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (18.24%) Windows 8
6 17 (10.69%) Linux
6 17 (10.69%) Windows XP
6 17 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.03%) Mac OS
8 6 (3.77%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.52%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.26%) Android
10 2 (1.26%) Debian
10 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.35%) ITIL
2 11 (6.92%) Service Delivery
3 7 (4.40%) Problem Management
4 6 (3.77%) Investment Management
4 6 (3.77%) Line Management
5 5 (3.14%) Incident Management
5 5 (3.14%) Network Management
5 5 (3.14%) Configuration Management
5 5 (3.14%) Asset Management
5 5 (3.14%) Document Management
6 4 (2.52%) ITSM
6 4 (2.52%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (2.52%) Business Development
6 4 (2.52%) Service Management
7 3 (1.89%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (1.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (1.89%) Time Management
7 3 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (1.89%) Project Management
7 3 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.06%) SQL
2 7 (4.40%) VBA
2 7 (4.40%) Python
3 5 (3.14%) Java
4 4 (2.52%) C#
4 4 (2.52%) Perl
4 4 (2.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.89%) VB
5 3 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.63%) C
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (22.01%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.03%) MCP
3 8 (5.03%) MCSE
4 5 (3.14%) A+ Certification
4 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.14%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (2.52%) MOS
5 4 (2.52%) MCSA
6 3 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.26%) CCNA
7 2 (1.26%) MCDST
7 2 (1.26%) MCTS
7 2 (1.26%) MCITP
7 2 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 70 (44.03%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.40%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.40%) vSphere
4 4 (2.52%) XenApp
5 2 (1.26%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.89%) WSUS
3 2 (1.26%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.63%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.98%) VMware
3 16 (10.06%) Cisco
3 16 (10.06%) Citrix
4 10 (6.29%) HP
5 8 (5.03%) Bloomberg
6 7 (4.40%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.40%) Symantec
7 6 (3.77%) Apple
8 5 (3.14%) Veeam
8 5 (3.14%) Trend Micro
8 5 (3.14%) SimCorp
8 5 (3.14%) Google
8 5 (3.14%) Dell
8 5 (3.14%) SAP
8 5 (3.14%) FactSet
9 4 (2.52%) Oracle
9 4 (2.52%) Avaya
10 3 (1.89%) Sybase
10 3 (1.89%) StatPro
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