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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 225 232 268
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 38 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.76% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.80% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 60 74
Median salary £31,500 £39,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -10.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,750 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -3.38%
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
6281 9529 11982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.57% 94.90% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5737 8135 10138
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 £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 41 (50.62%) Windows
2 39 (48.15%) SQL
3 34 (41.98%) Finance
4 27 (33.33%) Linux
5 18 (22.22%) Java
6 17 (20.99%) Unix
7 16 (19.75%) ITIL
7 16 (19.75%) Oracle
7 16 (19.75%) Bash Shell
8 15 (18.52%) VMware
8 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 15 (18.52%) IIS
8 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
9 14 (17.28%) Windows Server
10 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
10 13 (16.05%) Windows 7
10 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
11 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (13.58%) Apache
12 11 (13.58%) SaaS
12 11 (13.58%) WebSphere
12 11 (13.58%) Degree
12 11 (13.58%) French Language
13 10 (12.35%) Ubuntu
13 10 (12.35%) Banking
13 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (12.35%) Cisco
13 10 (12.35%) Python

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 15 (18.52%) IIS
2 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
3 11 (13.58%) Apache
3 11 (13.58%) WebSphere
4 9 (11.11%) JBoss
4 9 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.41%) MS Exchange
6 6 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (6.17%) CMS
8 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
11 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Decalog
1 4 (4.94%) HiInvest
1 4 (4.94%) LatentZero
1 4 (4.94%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) VoIP
2 6 (7.41%) VPN
3 5 (6.17%) Firewall
4 4 (4.94%) LAN
4 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.94%) WAN
5 3 (3.70%) DNS
5 3 (3.70%) LDAP
5 3 (3.70%) MPLS
5 3 (3.70%) PBX
5 3 (3.70%) SAN
6 2 (2.47%) DHCP
6 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.47%) Internet
6 2 (2.47%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.47%) NAS
6 2 (2.47%) Skype
6 2 (2.47%) SNMP
6 2 (2.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) MySQL
3 9 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.94%) SQLPlus
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) DB2
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 34 (41.98%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) French Language
3 10 (12.35%) Banking
4 7 (8.64%) German Language
5 6 (7.41%) Front Office
5 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (6.17%) Law
7 4 (4.94%) Japanese Language
8 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
8 3 (3.70%) Retail
9 2 (2.47%) Back Office
10 1 (1.23%) Dutch Language
10 1 (1.23%) Legal
10 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.23%) Marketing
10 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) .NET
1 9 (11.11%) J2EE
1 9 (11.11%) LAMP
2 7 (8.64%) CSS
3 6 (7.41%) HTML
4 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.23%) Web Services
5 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.17%) Biometrics
4 5 (6.17%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.70%) iPhone
5 3 (3.70%) PMI
6 2 (2.47%) Clustering
6 2 (2.47%) Contract for Difference
6 2 (2.47%) Equities
6 2 (2.47%) iPad
6 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.23%) Physics
7 1 (1.23%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.23%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.62%) Windows
2 27 (33.33%) Linux
3 17 (20.99%) Unix
4 14 (17.28%) Windows Server
5 13 (16.05%) Windows 7
5 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.35%) Debian
6 10 (12.35%) Ubuntu
6 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.70%) Solaris
9 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.23%) AIX
10 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) ITIL
2 7 (8.64%) Investment Management
3 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.17%) OpenUP
5 4 (4.94%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
5 4 (4.94%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.70%) Document Management
7 2 (2.47%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.47%) Change Management
7 2 (2.47%) DevOps
7 2 (2.47%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.47%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.47%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.47%) Project Management
7 2 (2.47%) Service Management
8 1 (1.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.15%) SQL
2 18 (22.22%) Java
3 16 (19.75%) Bash Shell
4 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.35%) Python
6 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.47%) Perl
8 1 (1.23%) C#
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) CCNA
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.47%) MCSE
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) CCNP
4 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCP
4 1 (1.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) Squid
3 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.23%) NFS
3 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) SCCM
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (3.70%) OpenView
2 3 (3.70%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.23%) DameWare
3 1 (1.23%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) SCSM
3 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Oracle
2 15 (18.52%) VMware
3 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.35%) Cisco
4 10 (12.35%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.41%) HP
6 5 (6.17%) Bloomberg
6 5 (6.17%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) Charles River
8 3 (3.70%) IBM
8 3 (3.70%) Remedy
8 3 (3.70%) Sun
8 3 (3.70%) Sybase
9 2 (2.47%) arcserve
9 2 (2.47%) Becrypt
9 2 (2.47%) EPiServer
9 2 (2.47%) iManage
9 2 (2.47%) OpenText
9 2 (2.47%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.23%) Supermicro
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