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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 539 570 549
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 68 77 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 53
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £20,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,250 £23,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +9.30%
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
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 £32,000 £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 March 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 March 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 +4 12 £27,500 -16.66% 6
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 March 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.

1 103 (75.18%) Windows
2 79 (57.66%) Active Directory
3 67 (48.91%) Microsoft
4 53 (38.69%) MS Exchange
5 51 (37.23%) MS Office
6 48 (35.04%) Windows 7
7 42 (30.66%) ITIL
8 40 (29.20%) Apple
9 38 (27.74%) Blackberry
10 35 (25.55%) MS Excel
11 34 (24.82%) TCP/IP
12 33 (24.09%) VPN
12 33 (24.09%) VMware
13 32 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (22.63%) Firewall
15 29 (21.17%) MCP
16 28 (20.44%) Windows XP
17 27 (19.71%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (18.98%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (18.25%) Citrix
19 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2003
20 23 (16.79%) DNS
20 23 (16.79%) Cisco
20 23 (16.79%) Windows 8
21 22 (16.06%) Windows Server 2012
21 22 (16.06%) Finance
22 21 (15.33%) DHCP
23 20 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2010
24 19 (13.87%) Android
24 19 (13.87%) HP

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (38.69%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (8.03%) SharePoint
6 10 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (6.57%) Lync
8 4 (2.92%) IIS
9 3 (2.19%) Apache
9 3 (2.19%) nginx
10 2 (1.46%) Moodle
10 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.46%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (37.23%) MS Office
2 35 (25.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) Office 365
2 4 (2.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.82%) TCP/IP
2 33 (24.09%) VPN
3 31 (22.63%) Firewall
4 23 (16.79%) DNS
5 21 (15.33%) DHCP
6 14 (10.22%) WAN
7 12 (8.76%) LAN
8 9 (6.57%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (6.57%) Wireless
9 7 (5.11%) VoIP
10 6 (4.38%) SAN
11 5 (3.65%) Internet
12 3 (2.19%) VLAN
12 3 (2.19%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.46%) Network Security
13 2 (1.46%) SMTP
14 1 (0.73%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.73%) WLAN
14 1 (0.73%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.92%) MySQL
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Toad
General
1 22 (16.06%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.03%) Marketing
4 6 (4.38%) Banking
5 5 (3.65%) Retail
5 5 (3.65%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.92%) Legal
7 3 (2.19%) Advertising
7 3 (2.19%) Games
8 2 (1.46%) Law
8 2 (1.46%) Back Office
8 2 (1.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.73%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.73%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (27.74%) Blackberry
2 12 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.57%) iPhone
4 4 (2.92%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.92%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.19%) VLE
6 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) Replication
6 2 (1.46%) User Experience
6 2 (1.46%) iPad
7 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.73%) FMCG
7 1 (0.73%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.73%) Economics
7 1 (0.73%) Statistics
7 1 (0.73%) DTV
7 1 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.73%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 103 (75.18%) Windows
2 48 (35.04%) Windows 7
3 32 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (20.44%) Windows XP
5 25 (18.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (16.79%) Windows 8
7 22 (16.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (13.87%) Android
8 19 (13.87%) Linux
9 15 (10.95%) Mac OS
10 14 (10.22%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.73%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.73%) UNIX
13 1 (0.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.66%) ITIL
2 6 (4.38%) CRM
2 6 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (2.92%) E-Commerce
3 4 (2.92%) Migration
4 3 (2.19%) Service Delivery
4 3 (2.19%) Software Deployment
5 2 (1.46%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (1.46%) Network Management
5 2 (1.46%) Fund Management
5 2 (1.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (1.46%) ERP
6 1 (0.73%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.73%) BCP
6 1 (0.73%) Project Management
6 1 (0.73%) Business Continuity
6 1 (0.73%) Programme Management
6 1 (0.73%) Asset Management
6 1 (0.73%) Incident Management
6 1 (0.73%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.87%) SQL
2 6 (4.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.92%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.46%) VBScript
5 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.73%) C
5 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (21.17%) MCP
2 27 (19.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (10.22%) Degree
4 12 (8.76%) MCSE
5 11 (8.03%) MCSA
6 6 (4.38%) CCNA
6 6 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.65%) MCDST
7 5 (3.65%) CCNP
8 4 (2.92%) HND
8 4 (2.92%) MCTS
9 3 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.19%) PhD
9 3 (2.19%) HNC
10 2 (1.46%) CCA
10 2 (1.46%) CCVP
11 1 (0.73%) MCITP
11 1 (0.73%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (57.66%) Active Directory
2 26 (18.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.22%) XenApp
4 8 (5.84%) vSphere
5 5 (3.65%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.92%) Terminal Server
7 3 (2.19%) XenServer
7 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.73%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.38%) Casper Suite
3 3 (2.19%) SCCM
4 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.73%) DameWare
5 1 (0.73%) WSUS
5 1 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 67 (48.91%) Microsoft
2 40 (29.20%) Apple
3 33 (24.09%) VMware
4 25 (18.25%) Citrix
5 23 (16.79%) Cisco
6 19 (13.87%) HP
7 11 (8.03%) Symantec
8 8 (5.84%) Oracle
9 7 (5.11%) Avaya
10 5 (3.65%) Adobe
10 5 (3.65%) Veeam
10 5 (3.65%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.92%) Dell
11 4 (2.92%) Mitel
12 3 (2.19%) WatchGuard
12 3 (2.19%) IronPort
12 3 (2.19%) Polycom
12 3 (2.19%) EMC
13 2 (1.46%) NetApp
13 2 (1.46%) Nokia
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