The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 294 304 327
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 24 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 11
Average salary £29,750 £38,500 £37,683
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +2.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £29,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,875 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+0.54% +1.66%
Support Technician
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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Support Technician
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the City of London region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in the City of London

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in the City of London

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
3 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 28 (62.22%) MS Office
5 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
6 17 (37.78%) Windows 7
7 15 (33.33%) Finance
7 15 (33.33%) VMware
7 15 (33.33%) Cisco
8 14 (31.11%) ISO 9001
9 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
10 12 (26.67%) Windows XP
11 11 (24.44%) Firewall
11 11 (24.44%) Citrix
12 10 (22.22%) Kindle
13 9 (20.00%) VoIP
13 9 (20.00%) ITIL
13 9 (20.00%) Coaching
14 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (17.78%) HP
14 8 (17.78%) CCNA
14 8 (17.78%) Lync
15 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (15.56%) SAN
15 7 (15.56%) DNS
16 6 (13.33%) DHCP
16 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
16 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Support Technician 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) Lync
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.44%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (62.22%) MS Office
2 19 (42.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) VoIP
3 7 (15.56%) SAN
3 7 (15.56%) DNS
4 6 (13.33%) DHCP
4 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.11%) VPN
5 5 (11.11%) WAN
5 5 (11.11%) LAN
6 4 (8.89%) PSTN
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.89%) IP Telephony
7 3 (6.67%) SMTP
7 3 (6.67%) LDAP
8 1 (2.22%) Wireless
8 1 (2.22%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.22%) Toad
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Kindle
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.22%) UNIX
7 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
7 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
1 9 (20.00%) Coaching
2 4 (8.89%) ERP
2 4 (8.89%) Change Management
3 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.22%) Logistics
4 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.22%) Service Management
4 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.22%) ETL
4 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (17.78%) CCNA
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.11%) MCSE
4 4 (8.89%) MCP
4 4 (8.89%) PhD
4 4 (8.89%) CCVP
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) XenApp
4 4 (8.89%) XenServer
5 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) VMware
2 15 (33.33%) Cisco
3 11 (24.44%) Citrix
4 8 (17.78%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) Juniper
5 4 (8.89%) EMC
5 4 (8.89%) Polycom
5 4 (8.89%) Veeam
5 4 (8.89%) IronPort
6 3 (6.67%) Apple
7 2 (4.44%) Sage
7 2 (4.44%) Lotus
7 2 (4.44%) Remedy
7 2 (4.44%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.22%) Altiris
8 1 (2.22%) Sun
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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