The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 296 333 421
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +88
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 403 385 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.79% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.84% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 361 349 176
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
IT Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Support
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Support Salary Trend in London

IT Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in London

IT Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +40 79 £30,000 - 5
Uxbridge +6 13 £24,000 -45.45% 2
Docklands, London +4 5 - -
Croydon +3 3 £25,500 +2.00%
Greenford - 3 £29,500 - 1
Surbiton - 3 £32,500 -
Wembley 0 2 £19,000 -66.95%
Canary Wharf -6 2 £25,000 -37.50%
Twickenham - 2 £35,000 -
Bromley - 2 £23,250 - 1
Chessington - 2 £34,000 -
Hounslow +12 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Kingston Upon Thames +5 1 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Barnet -4 1 £26,000 -14.04%
Hammersmith -6 1 £25,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £25,500 - 1
Teddington - 1 £19,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £26,500 -
Enfield - 1 £26,000 -
Feltham - 1 £47,000 -
IT Support
England

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 668 (78.96%) Windows
2 473 (55.91%) Active Directory
3 407 (48.11%) Microsoft
4 369 (43.62%) MS Office
5 338 (39.95%) Windows 7
6 256 (30.26%) MS Excel
7 251 (29.67%) MS Exchange
8 235 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 204 (24.11%) VMware
10 192 (22.70%) ITIL
11 184 (21.75%) Finance
12 170 (20.09%) Degree
13 158 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 152 (17.97%) Citrix
15 151 (17.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 143 (16.90%) Windows 8
17 136 (16.08%) Firewall
18 135 (15.96%) Blackberry
19 120 (14.18%) VPN
20 112 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
21 103 (12.17%) TCP/IP
22 102 (12.06%) Cisco
23 101 (11.94%) Apple
24 99 (11.70%) Windows XP
25 88 (10.40%) Linux
26 85 (10.05%) DNS
27 84 (9.93%) Mac OS X
28 83 (9.81%) LAN
28 83 (9.81%) Computer Science
29 82 (9.69%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 251 (29.67%) MS Exchange
2 78 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (5.44%) SharePoint
4 31 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (3.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 29 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (2.60%) Lync
7 20 (2.36%) IIS
8 14 (1.65%) WorkSite
9 10 (1.18%) Apache
10 9 (1.06%) IBM Notes
11 8 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.59%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.47%) ArcGIS
15 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.35%) nginx
15 3 (0.35%) Moodle
16 1 (0.12%) CMS
Applications
1 369 (43.62%) MS Office
2 256 (30.26%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.59%) MS Project
6 5 (0.59%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.35%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.24%) Finacle
4 2 (0.24%) assyst
4 2 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.12%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 63 (7.45%) Office 365
2 15 (1.77%) Google Apps
3 9 (1.06%) SaaS
3 9 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.59%) Google Drive
6 4 (0.47%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.24%) Symantec.cloud
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 136 (16.08%) Firewall
2 120 (14.18%) VPN
3 103 (12.17%) TCP/IP
4 85 (10.05%) DNS
5 83 (9.81%) LAN
6 77 (9.10%) WAN
7 66 (7.80%) DHCP
8 61 (7.21%) VoIP
9 33 (3.90%) SAN
9 33 (3.90%) Internet
10 26 (3.07%) Wireless
11 18 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (1.30%) NAS
14 11 (1.30%) IP Telephony
15 9 (1.06%) Intranet
15 9 (1.06%) VLAN
16 8 (0.95%) Ethernet
17 7 (0.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.06%) MySQL
3 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 184 (21.75%) Finance
2 57 (6.74%) Legal
3 55 (6.50%) Law
4 43 (5.08%) Banking
5 37 (4.37%) Financial Institution
5 37 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 31 (3.66%) Games
7 29 (3.43%) Back Office
8 25 (2.96%) Retail
9 21 (2.48%) Marketing
9 21 (2.48%) Front Office
10 15 (1.77%) Advertising
11 9 (1.06%) Publishing
12 6 (0.71%) Billing
13 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
14 4 (0.47%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.47%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Electronics
15 1 (0.12%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.07%) Software Packaging
2 11 (1.30%) XML
3 6 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (0.47%) HTML
5 3 (0.35%) Web Services
5 3 (0.35%) COM
5 3 (0.35%) Java RMI
6 2 (0.24%) Middleware
6 2 (0.24%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.24%) LAMP
7 1 (0.12%) CSS
7 1 (0.12%) .NET
7 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 135 (15.96%) Blackberry
2 83 (9.81%) Computer Science
3 45 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.26%) iPhone
5 32 (3.78%) Hedge funds
5 32 (3.78%) Video Conferencing
6 22 (2.60%) iPad
7 18 (2.13%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.65%) CCTV
9 13 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.54%) Thin Client
9 13 (1.54%) Fat Client
9 13 (1.54%) Derivative
10 11 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.30%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.18%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.06%) User Experience
13 8 (0.95%) Statistics
13 8 (0.95%) PDA
14 7 (0.83%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 668 (78.96%) Windows
2 338 (39.95%) Windows 7
3 235 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 151 (17.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 143 (16.90%) Windows 8
6 112 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 99 (11.70%) Windows XP
8 88 (10.40%) Linux
9 84 (9.93%) Mac OS X
10 65 (7.68%) Android
11 53 (6.26%) Apple iOS
12 23 (2.72%) Mac OS
13 19 (2.25%) Windows Vista
14 11 (1.30%) Mac OS X Server
15 10 (1.18%) UNIX
16 5 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.47%) CentOS
17 4 (0.47%) Solaris
18 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
18 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (22.70%) ITIL
2 55 (6.50%) Service Delivery
3 42 (4.96%) Incident Management
4 38 (4.49%) Service Management
5 37 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 29 (3.43%) CRM
7 23 (2.72%) Project Management
8 21 (2.48%) Time Management
9 20 (2.36%) Asset Management
10 19 (2.25%) Document Management
11 18 (2.13%) Boundary Protection
12 15 (1.77%) Wealth Management
13 14 (1.65%) Configuration Management
13 14 (1.65%) Change Management
14 13 (1.54%) Information Security
15 12 (1.42%) Problem Management
15 12 (1.42%) Migration
16 11 (1.30%) Line Management
17 10 (1.18%) Investment Management
17 10 (1.18%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (6.97%) SQL
2 54 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 33 (3.90%) Perl
4 23 (2.72%) VBA
5 15 (1.77%) C
6 11 (1.30%) C#
6 11 (1.30%) VB
6 11 (1.30%) Python
7 8 (0.95%) Bash Shell
7 8 (0.95%) VBScript
8 7 (0.83%) Java
9 6 (0.71%) PHP
10 5 (0.59%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.12%) sed
Qualifications
1 170 (20.09%) Degree
2 82 (9.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (7.68%) MCP
4 43 (5.08%) MCSE
5 38 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (4.02%) MCSA
7 31 (3.66%) CCNA
8 28 (3.31%) MCITP
9 21 (2.48%) PhD
10 19 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.65%) MCTS
11 14 (1.65%) A+ Certification
12 13 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
14 8 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.71%) MCDST
15 6 (0.71%) Security Cleared
16 5 (0.59%) ACMT
16 5 (0.59%) DV Cleared
16 5 (0.59%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.04%) SLA
2 10 (1.18%) QA
3 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 473 (55.91%) Active Directory
2 158 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (6.26%) XenApp
4 47 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 37 (4.37%) VMware ESX
6 35 (4.14%) VMware Workstation
7 13 (1.54%) Terminal Services
8 12 (1.42%) vSphere
9 11 (1.30%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.83%) XenServer
12 6 (0.71%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.12%) Firmware
14 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.12%) UAG
14 1 (0.12%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 36 (4.26%) SCCM
2 25 (2.96%) Backup Exec
3 14 (1.65%) WSUS
4 11 (1.30%) Casper Suite
5 10 (1.18%) HP NNM
5 10 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (1.18%) HP SIM
6 9 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (0.83%) Nagios
8 4 (0.47%) Opsview
8 4 (0.47%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.35%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.35%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.12%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.12%) Plesk
10 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 407 (48.11%) Microsoft
2 204 (24.11%) VMware
3 152 (17.97%) Citrix
4 102 (12.06%) Cisco
5 101 (11.94%) Apple
6 70 (8.27%) HP
7 44 (5.20%) Symantec
8 32 (3.78%) Google
9 25 (2.96%) Mitel
10 24 (2.84%) Dell
11 23 (2.72%) Avaya
12 22 (2.60%) Adobe
13 21 (2.48%) Bloomberg
14 16 (1.89%) Polycom
14 16 (1.89%) Red Hat
15 12 (1.42%) LANDesk
16 10 (1.18%) OpenText
16 10 (1.18%) Remedy
16 10 (1.18%) Sophos
17 9 (1.06%) Oracle
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stanmore, Middlesex
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + 25 Days Holiday & 6% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
RM Education
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £23k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Analysys Mason
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum doe + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Livedrive Internet Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £28,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago