The table below looks at the statistics for the PC 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 PC Support in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PC Support
Rank 614 611 634
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Support 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.013% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.014% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 5
Average salary £28,875 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £26,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,750 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -15.74%
PC 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
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

PC Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PC Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

PC Support
Salary Trend in London

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

PC Support Salary Trend in London

PC Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PC Support across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

PC Support Salary Histogram in London

PC 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 PC Support within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Hayes - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £29,750 -
Wimbledon - 1 £26,500 -
PC Support
England

PC Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited PC 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 PC Support in their job title.

1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Apple
3 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 12 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) MS Office
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
6 8 (29.63%) Mac OS
7 6 (22.22%) Back Office
7 6 (22.22%) Citrix
7 6 (22.22%) IIS
7 6 (22.22%) WAN
7 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 5 (18.52%) DHCP
8 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (18.52%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
9 4 (14.81%) LAN
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.81%) Multimedia
9 4 (14.81%) Android
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
10 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
10 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

PC Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited PC 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 PC Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) WAN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) Multicast
4 2 (7.41%) SSL
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) VLAN
4 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Back Office
2 4 (14.81%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Wiki
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 8 (29.63%) Mac OS
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (14.81%) Android
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Apple
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) Remedy
7 2 (7.41%) Capita
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Adobe