The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Technician
London / City of London
Rank 216 261 305
Rank change year-on-year +45 +44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 7 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.090% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,750
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% -4.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4809 6702 9653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.93% 95.54% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 5986 8221
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,075 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in the City of London

Support Technician
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician in the City of London.

Salary trend for Support Technician in the City of London

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in the City of London

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Office 365
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
7 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
7 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
7 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) CCVP
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security
7 3 (17.65%) Speakerbus
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) WLAN
7 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) CCNA

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) WLAN
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Front Office
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
1 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) CCVP
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (11.76%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Apple
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
2 3 (17.65%) Speakerbus
3 2 (11.76%) Adobe
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) ION Trading
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