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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 298 314 327
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 12 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.19% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 6
Average salary £27,500 £32,750 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.03% -13.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £17,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £52,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.54%
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
9848 11625 11140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.90% 92.57% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8390 9773 9771
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,521
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (45.83%) ITIL
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) MS Office
5 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
6 7 (29.17%) WAN
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
6 7 (29.17%) LAN
6 7 (29.17%) Apple
7 6 (25.00%) Wireless
7 6 (25.00%) MCP
7 6 (25.00%) DHCP
7 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (25.00%) VPN
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (25.00%) Mac OS
8 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
8 5 (20.83%) XenApp
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) MCDST
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
3 6 (25.00%) Wireless
3 6 (25.00%) VPN
3 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.17%) VLAN
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) PBX
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.17%) Chemistry
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
5 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (25.00%) Mac OS
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
8 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing
3 1 (4.17%) People Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) MCP
3 5 (20.83%) MCDST
4 2 (8.33%) MCTS
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCVP
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.83%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Apple
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Sophos
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (4.17%) Mitel
6 1 (4.17%) Speakerbus
6 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
6 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.17%) Lumension
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago