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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 291 295 301
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 16 47 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 31
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.16% -
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
9597 11355 11139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.39% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 9517 9791
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Linux
3 19 (43.18%) Finance
4 17 (38.64%) VMware
5 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (25.00%) Banking
6 11 (25.00%) Python
7 10 (22.73%) LAN
7 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
7 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
8 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
9 8 (18.18%) SAN
9 8 (18.18%) UNIX
9 8 (18.18%) SQL
10 7 (15.91%) ITIL
10 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
10 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.91%) Degree
10 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.64%) HP
11 6 (13.64%) WAN
11 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
11 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
11 6 (13.64%) Perl
12 5 (11.36%) Oracle
12 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.36%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) Lync
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.27%) Agresso
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) RMDS
1 1 (2.27%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) LAN
2 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.18%) SAN
4 6 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (6.82%) Network Security
5 3 (6.82%) Internet
5 3 (6.82%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) Broadband
6 2 (4.55%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (2.27%) LDAP
7 1 (2.27%) VoIP
7 1 (2.27%) DNS
7 1 (2.27%) SSL
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Emacs
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Local Government
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (9.09%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.27%) Physics
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.27%) SCORM
5 1 (2.27%) Economics
5 1 (2.27%) SecurID
5 1 (2.27%) Derivative
5 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Linux
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (18.18%) UNIX
6 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (9.09%) NetWare
9 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.55%) AIX
10 2 (4.55%) Debian
10 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) ITIL
2 5 (11.36%) Open Source
2 5 (11.36%) DevOps
3 4 (9.09%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.82%) ITSM
4 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.55%) Change Management
5 2 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (2.27%) Cash Management
6 1 (2.27%) Change Control
6 1 (2.27%) Practice Management
6 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Use Case
6 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.27%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Python
2 8 (18.18%) SQL
3 6 (13.64%) Perl
4 4 (9.09%) Java
4 4 (9.09%) VBA
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) VBScript
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CCNA
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.55%) NFS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
3 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.27%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) ARCserve
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
3 2 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) VMware
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) HP
3 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle
5 4 (9.09%) Cisco
5 4 (9.09%) Sun
5 4 (9.09%) Altiris
6 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.55%) SunGard
7 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) Polycom
8 1 (2.27%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) Aruba
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel
8 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
8 1 (2.27%) Dell
8 1 (2.27%) Reuters
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago