The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 547 565 571
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 81 105 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 73 92 47
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.54%
Support Technician
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
41866 46477 42712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.87% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35331 38373 36053
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 £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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 +15 12 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Bromley +12 3 £25,000 +31.57%
Croydon - 3 £21,500 -
Enfield - 1 £27,500 -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £23,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £27,500 -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 115 (75.66%) Windows
2 91 (59.87%) Active Directory
3 76 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 56 (36.84%) MS Office
5 55 (36.18%) MS Exchange
5 55 (36.18%) Windows 7
6 48 (31.58%) ITIL
7 45 (29.61%) Blackberry
8 43 (28.29%) Apple
9 38 (25.00%) VMware
10 36 (23.68%) TCP/IP
10 36 (23.68%) VPN
10 36 (23.68%) MS Excel
11 34 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (21.71%) Citrix
13 31 (20.39%) Windows XP
13 31 (20.39%) Firewall
14 30 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
16 27 (17.76%) MCP
16 27 (17.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 26 (17.11%) Windows 8
18 25 (16.45%) Finance
18 25 (16.45%) DNS
19 24 (15.79%) Cisco
19 24 (15.79%) DHCP
20 23 (15.13%) Windows Server 2012
21 20 (13.16%) HP
21 20 (13.16%) SQL
21 20 (13.16%) XenApp

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 55 (36.18%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (8.55%) SharePoint
5 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (7.24%) Lync
7 5 (3.29%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.63%) IIS
9 3 (1.97%) Apache
9 3 (1.97%) nginx
10 2 (1.32%) Moodle
10 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 56 (36.84%) MS Office
2 36 (23.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.32%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.32%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.87%) Office 365
2 4 (2.63%) SaaS
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.68%) TCP/IP
1 36 (23.68%) VPN
2 31 (20.39%) Firewall
3 25 (16.45%) DNS
4 24 (15.79%) DHCP
5 19 (12.50%) WAN
6 15 (9.87%) LAN
7 13 (8.55%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (7.24%) Wireless
9 8 (5.26%) SAN
9 8 (5.26%) VoIP
10 5 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (3.29%) Internet
11 4 (2.63%) VLAN
12 3 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.97%) Network Security
13 2 (1.32%) SMTP
13 2 (1.32%) IP Telephony
14 1 (0.66%) Intranet
14 1 (0.66%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.63%) MySQL
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 25 (16.45%) Finance
2 15 (9.87%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.89%) Marketing
4 8 (5.26%) Banking
5 4 (2.63%) Retail
5 4 (2.63%) Legal
5 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.63%) Advertising
6 3 (1.97%) Games
6 3 (1.97%) Local Government
7 2 (1.32%) Law
7 2 (1.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) COM
1 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (29.61%) Blackberry
2 16 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.92%) iPhone
4 5 (3.29%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.29%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.63%) VLE
6 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.32%) iPad
7 2 (1.32%) User Experience
7 2 (1.32%) Replication
7 2 (1.32%) Statistics
8 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.66%) Economics
8 1 (0.66%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.66%) BYOD
8 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.66%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 115 (75.66%) Windows
2 55 (36.18%) Windows 7
3 34 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (20.39%) Windows XP
5 27 (17.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (17.11%) Windows 8
7 23 (15.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (12.50%) Android
9 18 (11.84%) Linux
10 17 (11.18%) Mac OS X
10 17 (11.18%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.97%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.32%) Solaris
13 1 (0.66%) UNIX
13 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (3.95%) CRM
3 5 (3.29%) Software Deployment
3 5 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 3 (1.97%) Migration
5 3 (1.97%) Service Delivery
5 3 (1.97%) Network Management
6 2 (1.32%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.32%) Investment Management
6 2 (1.32%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.32%) Fund Management
6 2 (1.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (1.32%) ERP
6 2 (1.32%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (0.66%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (0.66%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (0.66%) Software Licensing
7 1 (0.66%) People Management
7 1 (0.66%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.16%) SQL
2 5 (3.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.97%) C
5 2 (1.32%) VBScript
6 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (17.76%) MCP
3 15 (9.87%) MCSA
4 14 (9.21%) Degree
5 12 (7.89%) MCSE
6 9 (5.92%) CCNA
6 9 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.61%) CCNP
8 6 (3.95%) MCTS
9 5 (3.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.29%) MCDST
9 5 (3.29%) PhD
9 5 (3.29%) HNC
9 5 (3.29%) HND
10 4 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.97%) CCA
12 2 (1.32%) CCVP
13 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.66%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (59.87%) Active Directory
2 30 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (13.16%) XenApp
4 9 (5.92%) vSphere
5 5 (3.29%) XenServer
5 5 (3.29%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.63%) Terminal Server
7 3 (1.97%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (5.92%) Casper Suite
2 7 (4.61%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.32%) WSUS
3 2 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.66%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.66%) DameWare
4 1 (0.66%) SCCM
4 1 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 76 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (28.29%) Apple
3 38 (25.00%) VMware
4 33 (21.71%) Citrix
5 24 (15.79%) Cisco
6 20 (13.16%) HP
7 13 (8.55%) Symantec
8 9 (5.92%) Oracle
9 7 (4.61%) Adobe
9 7 (4.61%) Veeam
10 6 (3.95%) Avaya
11 5 (3.29%) Lotus
11 5 (3.29%) Dell
11 5 (3.29%) EMC
11 5 (3.29%) Bloomberg
11 5 (3.29%) IronPort
11 5 (3.29%) Polycom
12 4 (2.63%) Mitel
13 3 (1.97%) Altiris
13 3 (1.97%) Sophos
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