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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 297 290 293
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 12 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 15
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 £25,100 £23,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,250 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £26,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.55%
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
9575 9766 10349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.44% 92.91% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8356 8351 9325
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
3 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
4 15 (40.54%) MS Office
4 15 (40.54%) Windows XP
5 14 (37.84%) ITIL
5 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
6 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (35.14%) VMware
6 13 (35.14%) Citrix
7 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
7 12 (32.43%) DHCP
7 12 (32.43%) DNS
7 12 (32.43%) Windows 8
8 11 (29.73%) Cisco
9 10 (27.03%) VPN
9 10 (27.03%) VoIP
9 10 (27.03%) XenApp
10 9 (24.32%) Lync
10 9 (24.32%) Firewall
11 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
11 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (18.92%) WAN
12 7 (18.92%) MCP
12 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
12 7 (18.92%) SAN
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Office
2 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) DHCP
1 12 (32.43%) DNS
2 10 (27.03%) VPN
2 10 (27.03%) VoIP
3 9 (24.32%) Firewall
4 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
5 7 (18.92%) SAN
5 7 (18.92%) WAN
6 6 (16.22%) LAN
7 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (10.81%) Wireless
8 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
8 4 (10.81%) PSTN
9 2 (5.41%) LDAP
9 2 (5.41%) SMTP
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.41%) Network Security
10 1 (2.70%) VLAN
10 1 (2.70%) WLAN
10 1 (2.70%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Chemistry
2 1 (2.70%) Kindle
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows XP
3 14 (37.84%) Windows 7
4 12 (32.43%) Windows 8
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (13.51%) Linux
8 4 (10.81%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.70%) UNIX
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Change Management
3 1 (2.70%) Logistics
3 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) MCP
2 6 (16.22%) CCNA
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) CCVP
3 5 (13.51%) PhD
4 3 (8.11%) MCDST
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) MCSE
6 1 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.03%) XenApp
4 5 (13.51%) XenServer
4 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) Citrix
2 13 (35.14%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) Apple
5 5 (13.51%) Juniper
5 5 (13.51%) HP
5 5 (13.51%) EMC
5 5 (13.51%) IronPort
5 5 (13.51%) Polycom
5 5 (13.51%) Veeam
6 1 (2.70%) Lumension
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Adobe
6 1 (2.70%) Sage
6 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.70%) Sophos
6 1 (2.70%) Mitel
6 1 (2.70%) Speakerbus
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23k - 26k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago