The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 535 551 585
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 106 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 91 47 57
Average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £33,100
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45732 42382 52200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.91% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37760 35776 45275
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in London

Support Technician
Salary Trend in London

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in London

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in London

Support Technician
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 23 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Bromley - 4 £19,000 - 1
Ruislip - 2 £21,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £21,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £25,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £21,000 -
Clapham - 1 £27,500 -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 112 (70.44%) Windows
2 77 (48.43%) Microsoft
3 63 (39.62%) MS Office
4 62 (38.99%) Active Directory
5 50 (31.45%) MS Exchange
6 45 (28.30%) MS Excel
7 43 (27.04%) Windows 7
8 42 (26.42%) VMware
9 40 (25.16%) Finance
10 36 (22.64%) Citrix
11 30 (18.87%) Windows XP
11 30 (18.87%) SQL
12 29 (18.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (15.09%) Degree
15 24 (15.09%) Apple
16 20 (12.58%) Cisco
16 20 (12.58%) Windows 8
17 19 (11.95%) Linux
17 19 (11.95%) MCSE
18 18 (11.32%) Firewall
19 16 (10.06%) Service Delivery
19 16 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
20 15 (9.43%) CCNA
20 15 (9.43%) DNS
20 15 (9.43%) TCP/IP
20 15 (9.43%) SLA
20 15 (9.43%) UNIX

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 50 (31.45%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.14%) IBM Notes
5 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.52%) IIS
6 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.89%) Apache
7 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.26%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.63%) Lync
Applications
1 63 (39.62%) MS Office
2 45 (28.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.32%) Firewall
2 15 (9.43%) DNS
2 15 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.92%) Internet
4 10 (6.29%) VPN
5 9 (5.66%) DHCP
6 7 (4.40%) IP Telephony
6 7 (4.40%) VoIP
7 6 (3.77%) LAN
8 5 (3.14%) VLAN
8 5 (3.14%) LDAP
8 5 (3.14%) SMTP
8 5 (3.14%) SAN
9 4 (2.52%) WAN
9 4 (2.52%) Wireless
10 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.63%) Network Security
10 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.63%) ADSL
10 1 (0.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.77%) MySQL
2 6 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.89%) MS Access
4 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.63%) FogBugz
2 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.63%) ClearQuest
General
1 40 (25.16%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Local Government
3 6 (3.77%) Law
4 5 (3.14%) Marketing
5 4 (2.52%) Retail
5 4 (2.52%) Legal
5 4 (2.52%) Advertising
5 4 (2.52%) Back Office
6 3 (1.89%) Front Office
6 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.89%) Publishing
6 3 (1.89%) Banking
6 3 (1.89%) French Language
7 2 (1.26%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.26%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.92%) .NET
2 10 (6.29%) HTML
3 6 (3.77%) CSS
4 5 (3.14%) XML
5 4 (2.52%) COM
5 4 (2.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.26%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.63%) HTML5
7 1 (0.63%) jQuery
7 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) iPhone
2 9 (5.66%) Blackberry
2 9 (5.66%) iPad
3 7 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.52%) VLE
5 3 (1.89%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.89%) New Media
5 3 (1.89%) Equities
6 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.26%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.26%) Kindle
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 112 (70.44%) Windows
2 43 (27.04%) Windows 7
3 30 (18.87%) Windows XP
4 29 (18.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (12.58%) Windows 8
7 19 (11.95%) Linux
8 15 (9.43%) UNIX
9 12 (7.55%) Mac OS X
10 11 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (4.40%) Mac OS
12 6 (3.77%) Ubuntu
13 5 (3.14%) Solaris
14 3 (1.89%) Debian
14 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.89%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.89%) AIX
15 2 (1.26%) zOS
15 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000
15 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (10.06%) Service Delivery
2 15 (9.43%) ITIL
3 9 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (3.77%) ETL
4 6 (3.77%) CRM
5 3 (1.89%) Software Testing
5 3 (1.89%) Time Management
5 3 (1.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (1.89%) ERP
6 2 (1.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.26%) Project Management
6 2 (1.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.26%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (1.26%) Information Management
6 2 (1.26%) Service Management
6 2 (1.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (0.63%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (0.63%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (0.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.87%) SQL
2 7 (4.40%) Shell Script
3 6 (3.77%) PHP
3 6 (3.77%) VBA
3 6 (3.77%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.52%) VBScript
4 4 (2.52%) VB.NET
4 4 (2.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.52%) C#
5 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.89%) VB
5 3 (1.89%) Python
6 2 (1.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.26%) VB6
7 1 (0.63%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) Java
7 1 (0.63%) Perl
7 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (15.09%) Degree
3 19 (11.95%) MCSE
4 16 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (9.43%) CCNA
6 14 (8.81%) MCP
7 9 (5.66%) MCSA
7 9 (5.66%) MCITP
8 4 (2.52%) A+ Certification
8 4 (2.52%) MCDST
9 3 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.89%) CCNP
10 2 (1.26%) RHCE
10 2 (1.26%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.26%) CCENT
11 1 (0.63%) Project+ Certification
11 1 (0.63%) MCTS
11 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.63%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.43%) SLA
2 5 (3.14%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.89%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 62 (38.99%) Active Directory
2 27 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.92%) XenApp
4 9 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.77%) Terminal Server
6 5 (3.14%) Xen
7 4 (2.52%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.89%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.89%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.63%) vSphere
9 1 (0.63%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.52%) SCCM
3 3 (1.89%) Nagios
4 2 (1.26%) Control-M
5 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (48.43%) Microsoft
2 42 (26.42%) VMware
3 36 (22.64%) Citrix
4 24 (15.09%) Apple
5 20 (12.58%) Cisco
6 11 (6.92%) Oracle
7 7 (4.40%) HP
8 6 (3.77%) EMC
8 6 (3.77%) Symantec
9 5 (3.14%) Lotus
9 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.52%) McAfee
10 4 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.52%) Northgate
10 4 (2.52%) FactSet
10 4 (2.52%) Veeam
11 3 (1.89%) Bloomberg
11 3 (1.89%) Sage
12 2 (1.26%) Sun
12 2 (1.26%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up To £35,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Superb Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £36,479 per annum plus £3,501 location allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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