The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 231 247 298
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 26 71 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.68% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.72% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 59
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £63,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -5.00%
Technical Support
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
6090 9834 12533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.92% 94.68% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5558 8439 10557
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support across the City of London region.

Technical Support Salary Trend in the City of London

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Technical Support 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 32 (42.67%) SQL
3 27 (36.00%) Finance
4 22 (29.33%) Linux
5 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
6 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
7 15 (20.00%) ITIL
7 15 (20.00%) VMware
8 14 (18.67%) Java
8 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
9 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
9 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
9 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.00%) Unix
10 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
10 12 (16.00%) Degree
10 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (14.67%) Oracle
11 11 (14.67%) IIS
11 11 (14.67%) Cisco
12 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
13 9 (12.00%) MS Office
13 9 (12.00%) Apache
13 9 (12.00%) Tomcat
13 9 (12.00%) SaaS
13 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
13 9 (12.00%) French Language
13 9 (12.00%) Banking

Technical Support 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 11 (14.67%) IIS
2 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (12.00%) Apache
3 9 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.33%) JBoss
4 7 (9.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (5.33%) CMS
7 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.67%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Office
2 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) LatentZero
1 3 (4.00%) thinkFolio
2 2 (2.67%) Decalog
2 2 (2.67%) HiInvest
3 1 (1.33%) assyst
3 1 (1.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.67%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) VPN
2 6 (8.00%) Firewall
2 6 (8.00%) VoIP
3 5 (6.67%) LAN
3 5 (6.67%) WAN
4 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.00%) DNS
5 3 (4.00%) MPLS
5 3 (4.00%) PBX
6 2 (2.67%) DHCP
6 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.67%) Internet
6 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.67%) LDAP
6 2 (2.67%) NAS
6 2 (2.67%) SAN
6 2 (2.67%) Skype
6 2 (2.67%) SNMP
6 2 (2.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
3 7 (9.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (9.33%) MariaDB
3 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.67%) DB2
6 2 (2.67%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
2 9 (12.00%) French Language
3 7 (9.33%) German Language
4 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.67%) Law
6 4 (5.33%) Front Office
6 4 (5.33%) Japanese Language
7 3 (4.00%) Investment Banking
7 3 (4.00%) Retail
8 1 (1.33%) Dutch Language
8 1 (1.33%) Legal
8 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.33%) Marketing
8 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) .NET
2 7 (9.33%) CSS
2 7 (9.33%) J2EE
2 7 (9.33%) LAMP
3 6 (8.00%) HTML
4 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.67%) Biometrics
5 4 (5.33%) SWIFT
6 3 (4.00%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.67%) Clustering
7 2 (2.67%) iPad
7 2 (2.67%) iPhone
7 2 (2.67%) PMI
7 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.33%) BYOD
8 1 (1.33%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (1.33%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.33%) Physics
8 1 (1.33%) User Experience
8 1 (1.33%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.00%) Windows
2 22 (29.33%) Linux
3 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
4 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (16.00%) Unix
6 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.67%) Debian
7 8 (10.67%) Ubuntu
8 7 (9.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.00%) Solaris
9 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.33%) AIX
11 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.67%) Investment Management
3 5 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 5 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (6.67%) OpenUP
4 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (4.00%) Document Management
5 2 (2.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (2.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (2.67%) Change Management
5 2 (2.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.67%) ERP
5 2 (2.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.67%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (2.67%) Project Management
5 2 (2.67%) Service Management
5 2 (2.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.67%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) Java
3 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (10.67%) Python
6 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.33%) C#
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) CCNA
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.00%) MCSE
4 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) CCNP
5 1 (1.33%) HND
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Squid
2 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) NFS
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (2.67%) OpenView
2 2 (2.67%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.33%) DameWare
3 1 (1.33%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) VMware
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.67%) Cisco
3 11 (14.67%) Oracle
4 8 (10.67%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.00%) Citrix
6 5 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 5 (6.67%) HP
7 3 (4.00%) IBM
7 3 (4.00%) Remedy
7 3 (4.00%) Sun
7 3 (4.00%) Sybase
8 2 (2.67%) arcserve
8 2 (2.67%) Becrypt
8 2 (2.67%) Charles River
8 2 (2.67%) iManage
9 1 (1.33%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (1.33%) Isilon
9 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.33%) Supermicro
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