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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 570 570 599
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 75 83 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 65 79 50
Average salary £25,000 £28,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +2.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £23,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -4.08%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
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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 +51 10 £30,000 +11.11%
Uxbridge +9 7 £21,000 -8.69%
Enfield +5 6 £25,500 -7.27%
Romford -8 3 £19,000 -41.53%
Wembley +8 1 £25,000 -
Bromley +5 1 £23,500 -14.54%
Greenford - 1 £25,000 -
Northolt - 1 £25,000 -
Southall - 1 £25,000 -
Ealing - 1 £25,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £21,000 -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 107 (72.79%) Windows
2 80 (54.42%) Active Directory
3 65 (44.22%) Microsoft
4 51 (34.69%) Windows Server
5 46 (31.29%) MS Excel
6 41 (27.89%) Windows 7
7 40 (27.21%) VMware
8 38 (25.85%) ITIL
9 37 (25.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 36 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (23.13%) Citrix
12 30 (20.41%) MS Office
12 30 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (19.05%) MS Exchange
14 27 (18.37%) Office 365
15 25 (17.01%) Hyper-V
15 25 (17.01%) SharePoint
15 25 (17.01%) Windows Server 2003
16 24 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (13.61%) Firewall
17 20 (13.61%) Windows 8
17 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (12.93%) VPN
19 18 (12.24%) DNS
19 18 (12.24%) SQL
19 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
20 17 (11.56%) MCSE
20 17 (11.56%) DHCP
20 17 (11.56%) Symantec
20 17 (11.56%) Finance

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 28 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 25 (17.01%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (5.44%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.04%) IIS
8 1 (0.68%) Apache
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) SAS
8 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (31.29%) MS Excel
2 30 (20.41%) MS Office
3 6 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.04%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.37%) Office 365
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.72%) Dropbox
4 2 (1.36%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.61%) Firewall
2 19 (12.93%) VPN
3 18 (12.24%) DNS
4 17 (11.56%) DHCP
5 14 (9.52%) LAN
6 11 (7.48%) Internet
6 11 (7.48%) VLAN
7 9 (6.12%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (6.12%) WAN
8 6 (4.08%) IP Telephony
8 6 (4.08%) Skype
8 6 (4.08%) Wireless
9 4 (2.72%) IPv4
9 4 (2.72%) Unified Communications
9 4 (2.72%) VoIP
10 2 (1.36%) 3G
10 2 (1.36%) FTP
10 2 (1.36%) Intranet
10 2 (1.36%) PBX
11 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.40%) MySQL
3 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (11.56%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Retail
3 7 (4.76%) Legal
4 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.40%) Banking
6 4 (2.72%) Marketing
7 2 (1.36%) Back Office
7 2 (1.36%) Billing
7 2 (1.36%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.36%) EDI
1 2 (1.36%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) COM
2 1 (0.68%) CSS
2 1 (0.68%) CSS3
2 1 (0.68%) HTML
2 1 (0.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.48%) Blackberry
2 11 (7.48%) iPhone
3 10 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.76%) Clustering
5 6 (4.08%) Fat Client
5 6 (4.08%) iPad
5 6 (4.08%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.72%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.36%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.36%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.36%) Tandem
8 2 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.68%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 107 (72.79%) Windows
2 51 (34.69%) Windows Server
3 41 (27.89%) Windows 7
4 37 (25.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (24.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (17.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (13.61%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.12%) Android
9 8 (5.44%) Windows 10
10 7 (4.76%) Mac OS
11 6 (4.08%) Windows Phone
11 6 (4.08%) Windows XP
12 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
12 5 (3.40%) Linux
13 4 (2.72%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (1.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.85%) ITIL
2 13 (8.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (4.76%) CRM
4 6 (4.08%) Application Packaging
4 6 (4.08%) Mentoring
4 6 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (4.08%) Workflow
5 5 (3.40%) Migration
6 4 (2.72%) Business Analysis
6 4 (2.72%) Data Analysis
6 4 (2.72%) Data Protection
6 4 (2.72%) Network Management
6 4 (2.72%) Presales
6 4 (2.72%) Service Management
7 3 (2.04%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.04%) Time Management
8 2 (1.36%) Budget Control
8 2 (1.36%) Content Management
8 2 (1.36%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.24%) SQL
2 15 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.72%) Java
5 2 (1.36%) C
6 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (11.56%) MCSE
3 15 (10.20%) MCSA
4 14 (9.52%) MCP
5 10 (6.80%) MCITP
6 9 (6.12%) Degree
7 5 (3.40%) CCNA
7 5 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.40%) DBS Check
7 5 (3.40%) HND
7 5 (3.40%) MCTS
8 3 (2.04%) CCENT
8 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.36%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.36%) MCDST
9 2 (1.36%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.68%) ACMT
10 1 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 80 (54.42%) Active Directory
2 30 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (17.01%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.76%) XenApp
4 7 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.40%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (10.88%) Backup Exec
2 11 (7.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 10 (6.80%) SCCM
4 5 (3.40%) Casper Suite
4 5 (3.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.40%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 65 (44.22%) Microsoft
2 40 (27.21%) VMware
3 34 (23.13%) Citrix
4 17 (11.56%) Symantec
5 13 (8.84%) WatchGuard
6 12 (8.16%) Apple
7 10 (6.80%) Cisco
8 6 (4.08%) Wyse
9 5 (3.40%) Acronis
9 5 (3.40%) Intel
9 5 (3.40%) Veritas
10 4 (2.72%) Altiris
10 4 (2.72%) Bloomberg
10 4 (2.72%) Kaspersky
10 4 (2.72%) Meraki
10 4 (2.72%) Reuters
10 4 (2.72%) Sophos
10 4 (2.72%) Veeam
11 3 (2.04%) HP
11 3 (2.04%) SonicWALL
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