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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 550 560 566
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 74 55 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 46
Average salary £28,000 £27,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-13.20% +17.77%
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -5 11 £26,000 -25.71% 4
Grays - 4 £19,000 -
Bromley +23 2 £27,500 +22.22%
Enfield - 1 £27,500 -
Romford - 1 £32,500 - 1
Wembley - 1 £25,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £21,000 -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 113 (70.19%) Windows
2 77 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 76 (47.20%) Active Directory
4 61 (37.89%) MS Office
5 53 (32.92%) Windows 7
6 50 (31.06%) MS Exchange
7 40 (24.84%) ITIL
8 37 (22.98%) Apple
8 37 (22.98%) Firewall
9 34 (21.12%) Cisco
10 33 (20.50%) TCP/IP
11 32 (19.88%) Linux
11 32 (19.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (19.25%) Windows XP
12 31 (19.25%) VPN
13 29 (18.01%) Blackberry
14 28 (17.39%) VMware
15 27 (16.77%) DNS
15 27 (16.77%) MCP
15 27 (16.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (16.15%) MS Excel
17 25 (15.53%) DHCP
17 25 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
18 24 (14.91%) Mac OS X
18 24 (14.91%) Windows 8
18 24 (14.91%) Office 365
18 24 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (14.29%) Citrix
19 23 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (14.29%) SQL

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 50 (31.06%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.07%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.07%) Lync
3 13 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.48%) IIS
7 3 (1.86%) Apache
7 3 (1.86%) nginx
7 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 61 (37.89%) MS Office
2 26 (16.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.62%) Eikon
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.91%) Office 365
2 15 (9.32%) SaaS
3 2 (1.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (22.98%) Firewall
2 33 (20.50%) TCP/IP
3 31 (19.25%) VPN
4 27 (16.77%) DNS
5 25 (15.53%) DHCP
6 17 (10.56%) WAN
7 15 (9.32%) LAN
8 14 (8.70%) VoIP
9 10 (6.21%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (4.35%) SAN
11 5 (3.11%) PSTN
11 5 (3.11%) Wireless
11 5 (3.11%) IP Telephony
11 5 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.48%) Internet
12 4 (2.48%) SMTP
13 3 (1.86%) LDAP
13 3 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (1.24%) Network Security
14 2 (1.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.48%) MySQL
3 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.32%) Toad
General
1 17 (10.56%) Finance
1 17 (10.56%) Retail
2 14 (8.70%) Marketing
3 12 (7.45%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.21%) Banking
5 5 (3.11%) Legal
5 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.48%) Advertising
6 4 (2.48%) Games
6 4 (2.48%) German Language
7 3 (1.86%) Law
8 2 (1.24%) Back Office
8 2 (1.24%) Local Government
9 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.62%) .NET
1 1 (0.62%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.01%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.59%) Streaming Media
4 7 (4.35%) iPhone
5 6 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.48%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.48%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.86%) EPoS
7 3 (1.86%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.24%) iSeries
8 2 (1.24%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) Kindle
9 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.62%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.62%) Economics
9 1 (0.62%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 113 (70.19%) Windows
2 53 (32.92%) Windows 7
3 32 (19.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (19.88%) Linux
4 31 (19.25%) Windows XP
5 27 (16.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (15.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (14.91%) Mac OS X
7 24 (14.91%) Windows 8
8 14 (8.70%) Android
9 12 (7.45%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.24%) UNIX
11 1 (0.62%) OS/400
11 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.84%) ITIL
2 7 (4.35%) Analytics
3 6 (3.73%) E-Commerce
3 6 (3.73%) Change Management
4 5 (3.11%) Migration
5 4 (2.48%) CRM
5 4 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (2.48%) Service Delivery
5 4 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (2.48%) Coaching
6 3 (1.86%) Logistics
6 3 (1.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (1.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (1.86%) Software Deployment
6 3 (1.86%) Performance Management
7 2 (1.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.24%) Validation
7 2 (1.24%) Project Management
7 2 (1.24%) Marketing Intelligence
7 2 (1.24%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.29%) SQL
2 15 (9.32%) PL/SQL
3 8 (4.97%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.24%) VBScript
5 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.62%) RPG
5 1 (0.62%) C#
5 1 (0.62%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 27 (16.77%) MCP
2 23 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.70%) Degree
4 9 (5.59%) MCSE
5 8 (4.97%) CCNA
5 8 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.35%) CCVP
7 6 (3.73%) MCSA
8 5 (3.11%) PhD
9 3 (1.86%) MCDST
9 3 (1.86%) MCTS
10 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.24%) CCNP
11 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.62%) HND
11 1 (0.62%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.56%) SLA
2 4 (2.48%) QA
3 2 (1.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (47.20%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.07%) XenApp
5 5 (3.11%) XenServer
6 4 (2.48%) vSphere
7 3 (1.86%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 16 (9.94%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.11%) Casper Suite
3 3 (1.86%) WSUS
3 3 (1.86%) SCCM
4 2 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.62%) DameWare
5 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 77 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 37 (22.98%) Apple
3 34 (21.12%) Cisco
4 28 (17.39%) VMware
5 23 (14.29%) Citrix
6 17 (10.56%) HP
7 15 (9.32%) Symantec
8 9 (5.59%) Adobe
9 7 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 7 (4.35%) Bloomberg
9 7 (4.35%) Google
10 6 (3.73%) Juniper
11 5 (3.11%) EMC
11 5 (3.11%) IronPort
11 5 (3.11%) Polycom
11 5 (3.11%) Veeam
12 3 (1.86%) WatchGuard
12 3 (1.86%) Avaya
12 3 (1.86%) Mitel
13 2 (1.24%) Reuters
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