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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 511 561 566
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 106 99 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 96 83 44
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +2.22%
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
40856 46590 41043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.45% 93.83% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34522 39077 34537
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 £32,500 £32,500 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +29 17 £28,500 -12.30% 4
Bromley +13 1 £25,000 +31.57%
Croydon +7 1 £21,000 -6.66%
Enfield - 1 £26,000 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £25,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £27,500 -
Barnet - 1 £26,000 -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 127 (71.75%) Windows
2 109 (61.58%) Active Directory
3 93 (52.54%) Microsoft
4 64 (36.16%) ITIL
4 64 (36.16%) MS Office
5 63 (35.59%) MS Exchange
6 58 (32.77%) Windows 7
7 56 (31.64%) Blackberry
8 54 (30.51%) VMware
9 47 (26.55%) Citrix
10 45 (25.42%) TCP/IP
10 45 (25.42%) VPN
10 45 (25.42%) MS Excel
11 40 (22.60%) Apple
11 40 (22.60%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (19.77%) Finance
12 35 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (17.51%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (17.51%) HP
14 31 (17.51%) Firewall
15 29 (16.38%) DNS
16 28 (15.82%) MCP
17 27 (15.25%) DHCP
17 27 (15.25%) Windows 8
18 26 (14.69%) Cisco
19 24 (13.56%) Windows XP
19 24 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
20 23 (12.99%) MCSA
21 22 (12.43%) SQL Server

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 63 (35.59%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.04%) Lync
4 15 (8.47%) SharePoint
5 13 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (3.95%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.69%) Apache
9 3 (1.69%) IIS
9 3 (1.69%) nginx
10 2 (1.13%) Moodle
10 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.56%) WorkSite
Applications
1 64 (36.16%) MS Office
2 45 (25.42%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.13%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.30%) Office 365
2 3 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.69%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.42%) TCP/IP
1 45 (25.42%) VPN
2 31 (17.51%) Firewall
3 29 (16.38%) DNS
4 27 (15.25%) DHCP
5 21 (11.86%) Wi-Fi
6 20 (11.30%) WAN
7 17 (9.60%) LAN
8 16 (9.04%) SAN
8 16 (9.04%) Wireless
9 15 (8.47%) VoIP
10 8 (4.52%) Ethernet
10 8 (4.52%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (3.95%) IP Telephony
12 4 (2.26%) Internet
13 3 (1.69%) VLAN
14 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.56%) Network Security
14 1 (0.56%) NAS
14 1 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 35 (19.77%) Finance
2 22 (12.43%) Telecoms
3 17 (9.60%) Marketing
4 11 (6.21%) Banking
5 5 (2.82%) Back Office
6 4 (2.26%) Legal
6 4 (2.26%) Advertising
7 3 (1.69%) Games
7 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.13%) Local Government
8 2 (1.13%) Retail
8 2 (1.13%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (31.64%) Blackberry
2 20 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.78%) iPhone
4 9 (5.08%) iPad
5 7 (3.95%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.82%) VLE
7 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.69%) Statistics
9 2 (1.13%) Replication
9 2 (1.13%) User Experience
9 2 (1.13%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.56%) FMCG
10 1 (0.56%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) Handset
10 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.56%) Economics
10 1 (0.56%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 127 (71.75%) Windows
2 58 (32.77%) Windows 7
3 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (17.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (15.25%) Windows 8
6 24 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (13.56%) Windows XP
7 22 (12.43%) Mac OS X
7 22 (12.43%) Mac OS
8 15 (8.47%) Android
9 11 (6.21%) Linux
10 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.13%) Solaris
12 1 (0.56%) UNIX
12 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.16%) ITIL
2 9 (5.08%) Service Delivery
3 7 (3.95%) Software Deployment
4 6 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (3.39%) Investment Management
4 6 (3.39%) CRM
5 5 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (2.82%) ITIL V3
5 5 (2.82%) Problem Management
6 4 (2.26%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (2.26%) Change Management
6 4 (2.26%) Business Continuity
6 4 (2.26%) Asset Management
6 4 (2.26%) Migration
6 4 (2.26%) Incident Management
7 3 (1.69%) Patch Management
7 3 (1.69%) Wealth Management
7 3 (1.69%) Time Management
8 2 (1.13%) Network Management
8 2 (1.13%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.30%) SQL
2 4 (2.26%) C
2 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (19.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (15.82%) MCP
3 23 (12.99%) MCSA
4 17 (9.60%) CCNA
4 17 (9.60%) MCSE
4 17 (9.60%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (7.34%) Degree
6 10 (5.65%) MCTS
7 8 (4.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.52%) PhD
7 8 (4.52%) CCNP
8 6 (3.39%) HNC
8 6 (3.39%) HND
8 6 (3.39%) CCA
8 6 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.26%) MCDST
10 2 (1.13%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.13%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (61.58%) Active Directory
2 40 (22.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.43%) XenApp
4 15 (8.47%) vSphere
5 8 (4.52%) XenServer
6 4 (2.26%) Terminal Server
6 4 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (8.47%) Casper Suite
2 9 (5.08%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (1.13%) WSUS
4 2 (1.13%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 93 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 54 (30.51%) VMware
3 47 (26.55%) Citrix
4 40 (22.60%) Apple
5 31 (17.51%) HP
6 26 (14.69%) Cisco
7 19 (10.73%) Symantec
8 12 (6.78%) Bloomberg
8 12 (6.78%) Oracle
9 10 (5.65%) Veeam
10 8 (4.52%) Trend Micro
10 8 (4.52%) FactSet
10 8 (4.52%) EMC
10 8 (4.52%) Adobe
10 8 (4.52%) SimCorp
10 8 (4.52%) IronPort
10 8 (4.52%) Polycom
11 7 (3.95%) Altiris
11 7 (3.95%) Dell
11 7 (3.95%) Lotus
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