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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 295 303 321
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 17 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 12
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,450 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,875
% change year-on-year
- +0.54%
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
10870 11149 12128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 93.16% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9152 9865 11083
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 35 (87.50%) Windows
2 27 (67.50%) Active Directory
3 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (60.00%) MS Office
4 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
4 17 (42.50%) Finance
5 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 14 (35.00%) ISO 9001
7 12 (30.00%) VMware
8 10 (25.00%) Cisco
8 10 (25.00%) Kindle
9 9 (22.50%) Coaching
9 9 (22.50%) Firewall
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
11 7 (17.50%) MCSE
11 7 (17.50%) ITIL
12 6 (15.00%) WAN
12 6 (15.00%) LAN
12 6 (15.00%) Citrix
13 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (12.50%) CCNA
13 5 (12.50%) HP
13 5 (12.50%) DNS
13 5 (12.50%) Degree
13 5 (12.50%) Office 365
13 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Lync
4 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (60.00%) MS Office
2 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) LAN
2 6 (15.00%) WAN
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) SAN
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.00%) VoIP
5 3 (7.50%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) SMTP
6 1 (2.50%) LDAP
6 1 (2.50%) PSTN
6 1 (2.50%) 3G
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Toad
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) German Language
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET
1 1 (2.50%) XML
1 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Kindle
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.50%) Equities
3 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.50%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) UNIX
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.50%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Coaching
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) ERP
4 3 (7.50%) ETL
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Logistics
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VBScript
3 1 (2.50%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.50%) VBA
3 1 (2.50%) VB6
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) MCSE
3 5 (12.50%) CCNA
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) MCP
4 3 (7.50%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (2.50%) PhD
6 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCVP
6 1 (2.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (67.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
5 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Control-M
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) Citrix
5 5 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) Bloomberg
7 2 (5.00%) Lotus
7 2 (5.00%) Apple
7 2 (5.00%) Sage
7 2 (5.00%) Altiris
7 2 (5.00%) Sun
7 2 (5.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle
8 1 (2.50%) Sybase
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper
8 1 (2.50%) IronPort
8 1 (2.50%) Polycom
8 1 (2.50%) Veeam
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £13000 - £14000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago