Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Support Technician
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 325 377
Rank change year-on-year +18 +52 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 15 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 36
City of London median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -5.17% -1.69%
10th Percentile £21,900 £20,950 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,000 £38,250 £48,125
Central London median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% -5.17% -

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9729 11199 16304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8814 10212 14168
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Support Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in the City of London

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Law
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (13.33%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) Adobe
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (6.67%) LAN
8 1 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (6.67%) DHCP

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Content Management
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
1 1 (6.67%) VB6
1 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCDST
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Sophos