The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 280 299 293
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 27 42 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.36% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 27
Average salary £41,000 £33,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.48% -38.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,750 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,568 £30,000 £27,756
% change year-on-year
+5.22% +8.08%
Systems Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in the City of London

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems Support 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 Systems Support in their job title.

1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 18 (33.96%) Linux
4 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.19%) VMware
5 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (24.53%) Banking
6 13 (24.53%) SQL
7 11 (20.75%) UNIX
8 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
9 9 (16.98%) HP
9 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
9 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
10 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (15.09%) ITIL
10 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (13.21%) CCA
12 6 (11.32%) Cisco
12 6 (11.32%) SAN
12 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
12 6 (11.32%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (11.32%) VBA
12 6 (11.32%) Altiris
12 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (11.32%) SCCM
13 5 (9.43%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
13 5 (9.43%) Project Management
13 5 (9.43%) Management Information System

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems Support 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 Systems Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) Mule
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Lync
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP FI
1 4 (7.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (7.55%) SAP CO
1 4 (7.55%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (1.89%) Agresso
2 1 (1.89%) RMDS
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) SAN
2 5 (9.43%) LAN
3 4 (7.55%) VPN
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
5 2 (3.77%) Internet
5 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.77%) Network Security
5 2 (3.77%) NAS
5 2 (3.77%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.89%) Skype
6 1 (1.89%) Broadband
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.89%) Wireless
6 1 (1.89%) DNS
6 1 (1.89%) SSL
6 1 (1.89%) WAN
6 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.32%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.89%) MS Access
5 1 (1.89%) DTS
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Emacs
2 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.77%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Front Office
4 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Local Government
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (7.55%) EDI
3 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) XML
4 2 (3.77%) Middleware
4 2 (3.77%) Spring
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.55%) Derivative
3 3 (5.66%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.66%) Equities
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
4 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.89%) SecurID
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Linux
3 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.75%) UNIX
5 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
6 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (7.55%) NetWare
9 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.77%) Debian
10 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.77%) AIX
10 2 (3.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Project Management
3 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.66%) ITSM
5 2 (3.77%) Change Management
5 2 (3.77%) Low Latency
5 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.77%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Management
5 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.89%) E-Discovery
6 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.89%) Change Control
6 1 (1.89%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (1.89%) Data Transformation
6 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.89%) Time Management
6 1 (1.89%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) VBA
3 4 (7.55%) Python
3 4 (7.55%) Java
3 4 (7.55%) ABAP
4 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) C#
5 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) CCA
2 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) CCNA
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.66%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.77%) NFS
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.89%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) SCOM
2 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 3 (5.66%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.89%) OpenView
3 1 (1.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
1 16 (30.19%) VMware
2 9 (16.98%) HP
3 6 (11.32%) Cisco
3 6 (11.32%) Altiris
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle
6 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.77%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) SunGard
7 2 (3.77%) Polycom
7 2 (3.77%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.89%) Aruba
8 1 (1.89%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix
8 1 (1.89%) Reuters
8 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 36000 and 42000 plus overtime
Posted: 5 days ago