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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 536 571 561
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 76 57 47
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% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 42
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £49,000 £37,950
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +11.62%
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -6 9 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Grays - 4 £19,000 -
Bromley - 3 £27,500 -
Croydon - 2 £22,250 -
Enfield - 1 £27,500 -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £23,000 -
Wembley - 1 £25,000 -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 98 (71.01%) Windows
2 71 (51.45%) Active Directory
3 70 (50.72%) Microsoft
4 55 (39.86%) MS Office
5 53 (38.41%) MS Exchange
6 48 (34.78%) Windows 7
7 40 (28.99%) Apple
8 37 (26.81%) ITIL
9 34 (24.64%) VMware
10 33 (23.91%) Blackberry
10 33 (23.91%) Firewall
11 32 (23.19%) Windows XP
11 32 (23.19%) MS Excel
11 32 (23.19%) TCP/IP
11 32 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (22.46%) VPN
13 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (18.84%) Cisco
14 26 (18.84%) MCP
14 26 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (18.12%) DNS
15 25 (18.12%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (17.39%) Linux
17 23 (16.67%) Citrix
17 23 (16.67%) DHCP
17 23 (16.67%) Windows 8
18 22 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
19 19 (13.77%) Finance
19 19 (13.77%) HP
19 19 (13.77%) SQL

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 53 (38.41%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (7.97%) Lync
6 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.90%) IIS
8 3 (2.17%) Apache
8 3 (2.17%) nginx
9 2 (1.45%) Moodle
9 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.45%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (39.86%) MS Office
2 32 (23.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.72%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.72%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) Office 365
2 7 (5.07%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.91%) Firewall
2 32 (23.19%) TCP/IP
3 31 (22.46%) VPN
4 25 (18.12%) DNS
5 23 (16.67%) DHCP
6 11 (7.97%) VoIP
6 11 (7.97%) WAN
7 9 (6.52%) LAN
8 7 (5.07%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (5.07%) Wireless
9 5 (3.62%) SAN
10 4 (2.90%) SMTP
10 4 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.90%) Internet
11 3 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (2.17%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.17%) LDAP
11 3 (2.17%) PSTN
12 2 (1.45%) VLAN
12 2 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) MySQL
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Toad
General
1 19 (13.77%) Finance
2 13 (9.42%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.42%) Marketing
3 7 (5.07%) Retail
4 6 (4.35%) Banking
5 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.90%) Advertising
6 4 (2.90%) Legal
7 3 (2.17%) Games
8 2 (1.45%) Law
8 2 (1.45%) Back Office
8 2 (1.45%) Local Government
9 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.72%) German Language
9 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Electronics
9 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.91%) Blackberry
2 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.80%) iPhone
4 4 (2.90%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.90%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.45%) User Experience
6 2 (1.45%) iSeries
6 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.45%) VLE
6 2 (1.45%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.72%) EPoS
7 1 (0.72%) Economics
7 1 (0.72%) Replication
7 1 (0.72%) DTV
7 1 (0.72%) iPad
7 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.72%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 98 (71.01%) Windows
2 48 (34.78%) Windows 7
3 32 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (23.19%) Windows XP
4 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (17.39%) Linux
6 23 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 22 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (12.32%) Android
9 15 (10.87%) Mac OS X
9 15 (10.87%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.45%) UNIX
12 1 (0.72%) Solaris
12 1 (0.72%) OS/400
12 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.81%) ITIL
2 5 (3.62%) CRM
2 5 (3.62%) Migration
2 5 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (2.90%) E-Commerce
4 3 (2.17%) Change Management
4 3 (2.17%) Software Deployment
5 2 (1.45%) Analytics
5 2 (1.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (1.45%) Network Management
5 2 (1.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (1.45%) Time Management
5 2 (1.45%) ERP
5 2 (1.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (0.72%) Business Continuity
6 1 (0.72%) Programme Management
6 1 (0.72%) Logistics
6 1 (0.72%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.77%) SQL
2 8 (5.80%) PL/SQL
3 6 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.45%) VBScript
5 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) RPG
5 1 (0.72%) C
5 1 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 26 (18.84%) MCP
2 25 (18.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.97%) MCSE
4 10 (7.25%) Degree
5 7 (5.07%) MCSA
6 6 (4.35%) CCNA
6 6 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.62%) CCVP
7 5 (3.62%) MCDST
8 4 (2.90%) PhD
9 3 (2.17%) MCTS
9 3 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.45%) CCNP
10 2 (1.45%) CCA
10 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.72%) HND
11 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 71 (51.45%) Active Directory
2 26 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.70%) XenApp
4 8 (5.80%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.90%) XenServer
5 4 (2.90%) vSphere
6 3 (2.17%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.17%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.62%) Casper Suite
3 2 (1.45%) SCCM
3 2 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.72%) DameWare
4 1 (0.72%) WSUS
4 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 70 (50.72%) Microsoft
2 40 (28.99%) Apple
3 34 (24.64%) VMware
4 26 (18.84%) Cisco
5 23 (16.67%) Citrix
6 19 (13.77%) HP
7 13 (9.42%) Symantec
8 6 (4.35%) Adobe
8 6 (4.35%) Avaya
9 5 (3.62%) Juniper
9 5 (3.62%) Oracle
9 5 (3.62%) Veeam
10 4 (2.90%) IronPort
10 4 (2.90%) Polycom
10 4 (2.90%) EMC
11 3 (2.17%) Bloomberg
11 3 (2.17%) Mitel
11 3 (2.17%) Dell
11 3 (2.17%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.45%) SolarWinds
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 29k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum + core + flexible benefits upto 7%
Posted: 6 days ago
Beckenham, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stanmore
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £13.5k - 18.5k per year
Posted: 18 days ago