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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 557 562 601
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 105 49 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 92 47 64
Average salary £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,000 £35,000
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
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
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 £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 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 18 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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 23 £32,500 -13.90% 6
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 18 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.

1 115 (69.70%) Windows
2 78 (47.27%) Microsoft
3 66 (40.00%) MS Office
4 63 (38.18%) Active Directory
5 53 (32.12%) MS Exchange
6 44 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 43 (26.06%) VMware
7 43 (26.06%) Windows 7
8 41 (24.85%) Citrix
9 40 (24.24%) Finance
10 32 (19.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (19.39%) SQL
11 31 (18.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (18.18%) Windows XP
12 30 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (15.15%) Degree
15 24 (14.55%) Apple
16 22 (13.33%) MCSE
17 21 (12.73%) Linux
18 20 (12.12%) Windows 8
19 19 (11.52%) Firewall
20 18 (10.91%) DNS
20 18 (10.91%) Cisco
21 17 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2010
22 16 (9.70%) SLA
22 16 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
22 16 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2003
23 15 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
23 15 (9.09%) CCNA

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 53 (32.12%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (4.24%) IIS
6 7 (4.24%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.03%) IBM Notes
7 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.82%) Apache
10 2 (1.21%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.61%) Lync
Applications
1 66 (40.00%) MS Office
2 44 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.21%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.61%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) Office 365
2 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.52%) Firewall
2 18 (10.91%) DNS
3 15 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 11 (6.67%) VPN
4 11 (6.67%) DHCP
4 11 (6.67%) Internet
5 7 (4.24%) IP Telephony
5 7 (4.24%) VoIP
6 6 (3.64%) LAN
7 5 (3.03%) VLAN
7 5 (3.03%) SAN
7 5 (3.03%) LDAP
7 5 (3.03%) SMTP
8 4 (2.42%) WAN
8 4 (2.42%) Wireless
9 2 (1.21%) Network Security
10 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.61%) Intranet
10 1 (0.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.64%) MySQL
2 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.82%) MS Access
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.21%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.61%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.61%) FogBugz
General
1 40 (24.24%) Finance
2 8 (4.85%) Local Government
3 7 (4.24%) Law
4 5 (3.03%) Marketing
4 5 (3.03%) Legal
5 4 (2.42%) Banking
5 4 (2.42%) Retail
5 4 (2.42%) Back Office
5 4 (2.42%) Advertising
5 4 (2.42%) Publishing
6 3 (1.82%) French Language
6 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.82%) Front Office
7 2 (1.21%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.21%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.61%) German Language
8 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Games
8 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.27%) .NET
2 10 (6.06%) HTML
3 6 (3.64%) CSS
3 6 (3.64%) XML
4 4 (2.42%) COM
4 4 (2.42%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (1.21%) Web Services
5 2 (1.21%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.61%) jQuery
6 1 (0.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.67%) iPhone
2 9 (5.45%) Blackberry
2 9 (5.45%) iPad
3 8 (4.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.42%) VLE
5 3 (1.82%) Equities
5 3 (1.82%) Kindle
5 3 (1.82%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.82%) New Media
6 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.21%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.21%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.21%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.61%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.61%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.61%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 115 (69.70%) Windows
2 43 (26.06%) Windows 7
3 32 (19.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (18.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 21 (12.73%) Linux
7 20 (12.12%) Windows 8
8 15 (9.09%) UNIX
9 13 (7.88%) Mac OS X
9 13 (7.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (4.24%) Mac OS
11 6 (3.64%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.42%) Solaris
13 3 (1.82%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.82%) Debian
13 3 (1.82%) AIX
14 2 (1.21%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.21%) zOS
14 2 (1.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.48%) ITIL
1 14 (8.48%) Service Delivery
2 9 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (3.64%) ETL
3 6 (3.64%) CRM
4 5 (3.03%) ERP
5 3 (1.82%) Problem Management
5 3 (1.82%) Time Management
5 3 (1.82%) Software Testing
5 3 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (1.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (1.21%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (1.21%) ITIL V3
6 2 (1.21%) E-Commerce
6 2 (1.21%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.21%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.21%) Project Management
6 2 (1.21%) Software Engineering
6 2 (1.21%) Information Management
6 2 (1.21%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.39%) SQL
2 7 (4.24%) Shell Script
2 7 (4.24%) PHP
3 6 (3.64%) VBA
3 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.03%) VBScript
5 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.42%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.42%) C#
6 3 (1.82%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.82%) VB
6 3 (1.82%) Python
6 3 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.21%) VB6
8 1 (0.61%) C++
8 1 (0.61%) Java
8 1 (0.61%) Perl
8 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (15.15%) Degree
3 22 (13.33%) MCSE
4 16 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (9.09%) CCNA
6 14 (8.48%) MCP
7 12 (7.27%) MCSA
7 12 (7.27%) MCITP
8 4 (2.42%) A+ Certification
8 4 (2.42%) MCDST
9 3 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.82%) RHCE
9 3 (1.82%) CCNP
10 2 (1.21%) CCENT
10 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.61%) MCTS
11 1 (0.61%) Project+ Certification
11 1 (0.61%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) SLA
2 6 (3.64%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.82%) QA
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (38.18%) Active Directory
2 29 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.48%) XenApp
4 9 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.85%) Terminal Server
6 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.03%) Xen
8 4 (2.42%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.82%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.21%) XenServer
10 2 (1.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.61%) Samba
11 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.03%) SCCM
1 5 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.82%) Control-M
3 3 (1.82%) Nagios
4 2 (1.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 78 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 43 (26.06%) VMware
3 41 (24.85%) Citrix
4 24 (14.55%) Apple
5 18 (10.91%) Cisco
6 12 (7.27%) Oracle
7 7 (4.24%) HP
8 6 (3.64%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.64%) Symantec
9 5 (3.03%) Lotus
9 5 (3.03%) EMC
10 4 (2.42%) FactSet
10 4 (2.42%) Veeam
10 4 (2.42%) SAP
10 4 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.42%) McAfee
10 4 (2.42%) Sage
10 4 (2.42%) Northgate
11 3 (1.82%) Kaspersky
11 3 (1.82%) Bloomberg
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: Circa £36,479 + £3,501 Location Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: c£28,728 + £3,501 Location Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Keene and Lord
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Met Police
Salary: £36,479 per annum plus £3,501 location allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
Bromley
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago