The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Support Technician
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 599 573
Rank change year-on-year +7 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 24 45 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.066% 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 96
Median salary £27,000 £27,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £21,075 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician 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 in London.

Salary trend for Support Technician in London

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in London

Support Technician
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 5 £29,250 +6.36% 1
Orpington - 4 £27,000 -
Feltham +3 2 £18,500 +8.82%
Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (43.14%) Active Directory
4 19 (37.25%) Apple
5 18 (35.29%) Office 365
5 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
8 12 (23.53%) Cisco
8 12 (23.53%) Android
9 11 (21.57%) ITIL
10 10 (19.61%) DNS
11 9 (17.65%) WAN
11 9 (17.65%) LAN
11 9 (17.65%) Mac OS
11 9 (17.65%) Firewall
11 9 (17.65%) Windows 10
12 7 (13.73%) Wireless
12 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
12 7 (13.73%) Smartphone
12 7 (13.73%) DHCP
12 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.73%) iPad
12 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
13 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
13 6 (11.76%) Citrix
13 6 (11.76%) SLA
13 6 (11.76%) VPN
13 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V

Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (9.80%) IIS
1 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (35.29%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) G Suite
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) SaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Slack
4 2 (3.92%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) DNS
2 9 (17.65%) Firewall
2 9 (17.65%) LAN
2 9 (17.65%) WAN
3 7 (13.73%) DHCP
3 7 (13.73%) Wireless
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (11.76%) VPN
5 5 (9.80%) VoIP
6 2 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.96%) Internet
7 1 (1.96%) Network Security
7 1 (1.96%) PBX
7 1 (1.96%) SAN
7 1 (1.96%) Skype
7 1 (1.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Law
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Finance
6 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.96%) Front Office
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) iPad
1 7 (13.73%) Smartphone
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) EPoS
3 3 (5.88%) iPhone
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
4 12 (23.53%) Android
5 9 (17.65%) Mac OS
5 9 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 8
7 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.92%) Linux
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) Network Planning
3 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (5.88%) Hardware Maintenance
3 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 3 (5.88%) Project Management
3 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.92%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.92%) CRM
4 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.92%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (3.92%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.96%) Document Management
5 1 (1.96%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (1.96%) Information Security
5 1 (1.96%) Logistics
5 1 (1.96%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.96%) Perl
2 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.92%) ACSP
3 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) CCVP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (43.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) Firmware
4 2 (3.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
1 2 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) Foglight
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) Apple
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco
4 6 (11.76%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) VMware
5 5 (9.80%) D-Link
5 5 (9.80%) Meraki
5 5 (9.80%) ZyXEL
6 2 (3.92%) Avaya
6 2 (3.92%) Google
6 2 (3.92%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.92%) Sophos
7 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.96%) Compaq
7 1 (1.96%) Dell
7 1 (1.96%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Speakerbus
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec
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