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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 292 318 302
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 22 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 21
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £23,000 £22,614
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.70%
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
10319 11302 10851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.72% 92.97% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8983 9717 9896
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 £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) VMware
4 15 (39.47%) Citrix
4 15 (39.47%) MS Office
5 14 (36.84%) Windows XP
5 14 (36.84%) Windows 7
6 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
7 12 (31.58%) Cisco
8 11 (28.95%) ITIL
8 11 (28.95%) XenApp
8 11 (28.95%) Windows 8
9 10 (26.32%) VoIP
10 9 (23.68%) DNS
10 9 (23.68%) DHCP
10 9 (23.68%) Firewall
10 9 (23.68%) Lync
11 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (21.05%) SAN
12 7 (18.42%) Finance
12 7 (18.42%) VPN
12 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
12 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (15.79%) CCVP
13 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
13 6 (15.79%) CCNA
13 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) Lync
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Office
2 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) VoIP
2 9 (23.68%) DHCP
2 9 (23.68%) DNS
2 9 (23.68%) Firewall
3 8 (21.05%) SAN
4 7 (18.42%) VPN
5 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.16%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
6 4 (10.53%) LAN
6 4 (10.53%) PSTN
7 2 (5.26%) LDAP
7 2 (5.26%) SMTP
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.26%) Network Security
8 1 (2.63%) VLAN
8 1 (2.63%) WLAN
8 1 (2.63%) PBX
8 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) German Language
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Kindle
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows XP
2 14 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.95%) Windows 8
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) UNIX
7 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Coaching
2 4 (10.53%) Change Management
3 1 (2.63%) Logistics
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.63%) Service Management
3 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CCNA
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (15.79%) CCVP
2 5 (13.16%) PhD
3 4 (10.53%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) ISO 9001
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.95%) XenApp
4 6 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.16%) XenServer
6 2 (5.26%) vSphere
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 16 (42.11%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Citrix
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) HP
5 5 (13.16%) EMC
5 5 (13.16%) Juniper
5 5 (13.16%) IronPort
5 5 (13.16%) Polycom
5 5 (13.16%) Veeam
6 2 (5.26%) Apple
7 1 (2.63%) Sage
7 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) Sophos
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Lumension
7 1 (2.63%) Mitel
7 1 (2.63%) Altiris
7 1 (2.63%) Speakerbus
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Rosemont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago