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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 277 291 292
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 38 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 42
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £31,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,975 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.50% +11.66%
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
10389 11129 11288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.52% 92.96% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8927 9662 10358
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014, 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 43 (48.86%) SQL
2 40 (45.45%) Windows
3 34 (38.64%) Linux
4 26 (29.55%) Finance
5 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
7 20 (22.73%) Oracle
7 20 (22.73%) UNIX
8 19 (21.59%) Java
8 19 (21.59%) VMware
9 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (13.64%) Node.js
10 12 (13.64%) F5
10 12 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (13.64%) Apache
10 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
10 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 12 (13.64%) FTP
10 12 (13.64%) HTTP
11 10 (11.36%) Red Hat
11 10 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (10.23%) MS Office
13 8 (9.09%) Shell Script
13 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
13 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
14 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (7.95%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 12 (13.64%) Apache
1 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 12 (13.64%) Node.js
2 7 (7.95%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.95%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.82%) JBoss
4 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.41%) IIS
4 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.27%) Lync
6 1 (1.14%) Mule
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.14%) Agresso
3 1 (1.14%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Taleo
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) FTP
1 12 (13.64%) HTTP
2 5 (5.68%) SAN
3 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.41%) VPN
3 3 (3.41%) DNS
3 3 (3.41%) VLAN
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.27%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (1.14%) LAN
5 1 (1.14%) DMZ
5 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.27%) MS Access
6 1 (1.14%) DTS
6 1 (1.14%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (1.14%) ProClarity
6 1 (1.14%) OLAP
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) JUnit
2 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 26 (29.55%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Legal
2 7 (7.95%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Front Office
3 5 (5.68%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Back Office
5 3 (3.41%) Law
5 3 (3.41%) Retail
5 3 (3.41%) Advertising
6 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.27%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
1 12 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (7.95%) Spring
3 6 (6.82%) Ajax
3 6 (6.82%) Java EE
3 6 (6.82%) Web Services
3 6 (6.82%) XML
3 6 (6.82%) Hibernate
3 6 (6.82%) GWT
4 3 (3.41%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.14%) .NET
5 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.41%) Replication
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.14%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.14%) iSeries
5 1 (1.14%) Open Source
5 1 (1.14%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
5 1 (1.14%) CMDB
5 1 (1.14%) Wiki
5 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.14%) Derivative
5 1 (1.14%) Animation
5 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.45%) Windows
2 34 (38.64%) Linux
3 20 (22.73%) UNIX
4 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.27%) CentOS
8 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.14%) OS/400
9 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (7.95%) Release Management
2 6 (6.82%) TDD
2 6 (6.82%) UML
2 6 (6.82%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (6.82%) OO
2 6 (6.82%) Data Modelling
2 6 (6.82%) OOD
2 6 (6.82%) SOA
2 6 (6.82%) BPR
3 5 (5.68%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (4.55%) Practice Management
4 4 (4.55%) Project Management
4 4 (4.55%) ETL
4 4 (4.55%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (3.41%) Network Architecture
5 3 (3.41%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (3.41%) Low Latency
5 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.86%) SQL
2 19 (21.59%) Java
3 8 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.41%) VB
6 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (5.68%) CCA
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (1.14%) VCP4
4 1 (1.14%) VCP5
4 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) ACCA
4 1 (1.14%) CIMA
4 1 (1.14%) MCSE
4 1 (1.14%) MCSA
4 1 (1.14%) CCNA
4 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.68%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.41%) XenApp
5 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.14%) NFS
6 1 (1.14%) Samba
6 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) SCOM
2 1 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.73%) Oracle
3 19 (21.59%) VMware
4 12 (13.64%) F5
5 10 (11.36%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco
7 4 (4.55%) Citrix
8 3 (3.41%) Apple
8 3 (3.41%) Symantec
8 3 (3.41%) IronPort
9 1 (1.14%) Remedy
9 1 (1.14%) Mitel
9 1 (1.14%) Actimize
9 1 (1.14%) CODA
9 1 (1.14%) Avaya
9 1 (1.14%) IBM
9 1 (1.14%) HP
9 1 (1.14%) Sybase
9 1 (1.14%) SAP
9 1 (1.14%) Cognos
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + banking bonus + bens + on call
Posted: 18 days ago