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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 293 312 307
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 13 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 18
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £25,000 £27,163
10% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £38,000 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £25,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
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 £77,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
4 15 (40.54%) Citrix
5 14 (37.84%) VMware
5 14 (37.84%) MS Office
5 14 (37.84%) Windows XP
6 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
6 13 (35.14%) ITIL
6 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
7 12 (32.43%) Cisco
8 11 (29.73%) Windows 8
8 11 (29.73%) XenApp
9 10 (27.03%) VoIP
9 10 (27.03%) DHCP
9 10 (27.03%) DNS
10 9 (24.32%) Firewall
10 9 (24.32%) Lync
11 8 (21.62%) VPN
11 8 (21.62%) SAN
11 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (16.22%) CCVP
13 6 (16.22%) CCNA
13 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
13 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Lync
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Office
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) VoIP
1 10 (27.03%) DHCP
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 9 (24.32%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 8 (21.62%) VPN
4 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (16.22%) WAN
5 5 (13.51%) LAN
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
6 4 (10.81%) PSTN
7 2 (5.41%) LDAP
7 2 (5.41%) SMTP
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.41%) Network Security
7 2 (5.41%) Wireless
8 1 (2.70%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) WLAN
8 1 (2.70%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Kindle
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows XP
3 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
4 11 (29.73%) Windows 8
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.41%) Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Change Management
3 2 (5.41%) Coaching
4 1 (2.70%) Service Management
4 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Logistics
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) CCNA
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (16.22%) CCVP
2 5 (13.51%) MCP
2 5 (13.51%) PhD
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) MCSE
6 1 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) MCDST
6 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (29.73%) XenApp
4 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.51%) XenServer
6 2 (5.41%) vSphere
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) Citrix
3 14 (37.84%) VMware
4 12 (32.43%) Cisco
5 5 (13.51%) Juniper
5 5 (13.51%) IronPort
5 5 (13.51%) Polycom
5 5 (13.51%) Veeam
5 5 (13.51%) HP
5 5 (13.51%) EMC
6 4 (10.81%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) Sage
7 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.70%) Remedy
7 1 (2.70%) Sophos
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) Lumension
7 1 (2.70%) Mitel
7 1 (2.70%) Speakerbus
City, London
Rosemont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago