The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 226 277 300
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 12 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 22
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £23,600 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £36,100
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,900 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -0.43%
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
5779 8245 10893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.59% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5280 7146 9155
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

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 26 September 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (28.57%) Line Management
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) MCSE
5 5 (23.81%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) MCP
5 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 5 (23.81%) Office 365
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (19.05%) Sage
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) MCSA
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) CCNA
7 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
7 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) Skype
4 2 (9.52%) SMTP
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) Intranet
5 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.76%) LDAP
5 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Dutch Language
2 2 (9.52%) German Language
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Line Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) B2C
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCP
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) CCA
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Sage
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Reuters
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) arcserve
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) FactSet
6 1 (4.76%) Fidessa
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec