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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 579 544 564
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 58 54 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46 48 61
Average salary £27,000 £32,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,550 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,950 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44902 41422 48468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.47% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37717 34598 42154
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 -9 14 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Croydon - 3 £22,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £25,000 - 1
Isleworth - 1 - -
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 121 (72.89%) Windows
2 84 (50.60%) Microsoft
3 75 (45.18%) Active Directory
4 64 (38.55%) MS Office
5 59 (35.54%) Windows 7
6 49 (29.52%) MS Exchange
6 49 (29.52%) MS Excel
7 46 (27.71%) VMware
8 43 (25.90%) Finance
9 31 (18.67%) Cisco
10 30 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (17.47%) Apple
12 28 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (15.66%) Citrix
14 24 (14.46%) SQL
14 24 (14.46%) Windows 8
15 23 (13.86%) ITIL
15 23 (13.86%) Windows XP
15 23 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 22 (13.25%) Service Delivery
17 20 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (11.45%) Degree
19 18 (10.84%) DNS
19 18 (10.84%) TCP/IP
20 17 (10.24%) Firewall
20 17 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2010
21 16 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
21 16 (9.64%) Mac OS X
22 15 (9.04%) CCNA
22 15 (9.04%) Blackberry

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (29.52%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (4.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.81%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
Applications
1 64 (38.55%) MS Office
2 49 (29.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.63%) Office 365
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.84%) DNS
1 18 (10.84%) TCP/IP
2 17 (10.24%) Firewall
3 13 (7.83%) VPN
4 12 (7.23%) Internet
4 12 (7.23%) LAN
5 10 (6.02%) VoIP
5 10 (6.02%) WAN
5 10 (6.02%) DHCP
6 7 (4.22%) LDAP
7 6 (3.61%) SMTP
8 5 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (3.01%) VLAN
9 4 (2.41%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.41%) SAN
9 4 (2.41%) IP Telephony
9 4 (2.41%) Wireless
10 3 (1.81%) ADSL
11 2 (1.20%) 3G
11 2 (1.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.41%) MS Access
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.60%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.60%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.60%) Toad
2 1 (0.60%) ClearCase
General
1 43 (25.90%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Local Government
2 8 (4.82%) Marketing
3 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.01%) Banking
4 5 (3.01%) Retail
5 3 (1.81%) Front Office
6 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.20%) French Language
6 2 (1.20%) German Language
6 2 (1.20%) Law
6 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Advertising
6 2 (1.20%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Military
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.82%) .NET
2 6 (3.61%) HTML
3 3 (1.81%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.81%) XML
4 2 (1.20%) CSS
4 2 (1.20%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.60%) jQuery
5 1 (0.60%) HTML5
5 1 (0.60%) COM
5 1 (0.60%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.04%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.43%) iPhone
3 11 (6.63%) iPad
4 9 (5.42%) Kindle
5 4 (2.41%) New Media
5 4 (2.41%) EPoS
5 4 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.41%) VLE
6 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.81%) Equities
6 3 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.81%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.81%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.20%) Life Science
7 2 (1.20%) Informatics
7 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.20%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 121 (72.89%) Windows
2 59 (35.54%) Windows 7
3 30 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (14.46%) Windows 8
5 23 (13.86%) Windows XP
6 20 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (9.64%) Mac OS X
8 14 (8.43%) Linux
9 9 (5.42%) UNIX
10 8 (4.82%) Mac OS
11 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (3.01%) Solaris
13 4 (2.41%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.41%) Debian
14 3 (1.81%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.81%) Android
14 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.20%) AIX
15 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.86%) ITIL
2 22 (13.25%) Service Delivery
3 11 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (5.42%) CRM
5 5 (3.01%) Service Management
5 5 (3.01%) ETL
6 4 (2.41%) ERP
6 4 (2.41%) Project Management
7 2 (1.20%) E-Commerce
7 2 (1.20%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.20%) ITSM
7 2 (1.20%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (1.20%) Time Management
7 2 (1.20%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.20%) Information Management
7 2 (1.20%) Risk Management
7 2 (1.20%) Customer Insight
7 2 (1.20%) ITIL V3
7 2 (1.20%) Analytics
8 1 (0.60%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.46%) SQL
2 5 (3.01%) T-SQL
2 5 (3.01%) VB
2 5 (3.01%) VBA
3 4 (2.41%) C#
3 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.41%) VB6
4 3 (1.81%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.81%) C
4 3 (1.81%) VBScript
4 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.81%) Python
5 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.45%) Degree
3 16 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (9.04%) CCNA
5 14 (8.43%) MCP
6 13 (7.83%) MCSE
7 7 (4.22%) MCSA
8 6 (3.61%) A+ Certification
8 6 (3.61%) MCDST
9 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.41%) MCITP
10 2 (1.20%) CCNP
10 2 (1.20%) CCA
10 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.20%) Project+ Certification
11 1 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.60%) MCTS
11 1 (0.60%) CCENT
11 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.04%) SLA
2 13 (7.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (45.18%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.01%) Xen
5 5 (3.01%) XenApp
6 4 (2.41%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.60%) Samba
8 1 (0.60%) vSphere
8 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.01%) Backup Exec
1 5 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.81%) Nagios
3 2 (1.20%) Control-M
3 2 (1.20%) SCCM
4 1 (0.60%) WSUS
4 1 (0.60%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 84 (50.60%) Microsoft
2 46 (27.71%) VMware
3 31 (18.67%) Cisco
4 29 (17.47%) Apple
5 26 (15.66%) Citrix
6 13 (7.83%) HP
7 10 (6.02%) Oracle
8 8 (4.82%) EMC
9 7 (4.22%) Symantec
10 6 (3.61%) FactSet
10 6 (3.61%) McAfee
10 6 (3.61%) Bloomberg
11 5 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (2.41%) Remedy
12 4 (2.41%) Veeam
12 4 (2.41%) Northgate
13 3 (1.81%) SimCorp
13 3 (1.81%) Trend Micro
13 3 (1.81%) Lotus
13 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £110 - £150 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + training and exam sponsorship
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology - The Science Museum Group
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago