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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 239 291 276
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 20 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 42
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £59,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,100 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +5.81%
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
6363 9927 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5733 8625 8309
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) SQL
3 17 (44.74%) Finance
3 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
4 13 (34.21%) Firewall
5 12 (31.58%) ITIL
6 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (23.68%) Java
8 8 (21.05%) HTML
8 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 8 (21.05%) Linux
8 8 (21.05%) VPN
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco
9 7 (18.42%) Change Management
9 7 (18.42%) Banking
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (18.42%) Unix
9 7 (18.42%) Solaris
9 7 (18.42%) XML
10 6 (15.79%) VLAN
10 6 (15.79%) IIS
10 6 (15.79%) EIGRP
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.79%) CCNP
11 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
11 5 (13.16%) IPv4
11 5 (13.16%) CCSP
11 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.16%) BGP
11 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (15.79%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Firewall
2 8 (21.05%) VPN
3 6 (15.79%) EIGRP
3 6 (15.79%) VLAN
4 5 (13.16%) BGP
4 5 (13.16%) FWSM
4 5 (13.16%) IPv4
4 5 (13.16%) Multicast
4 5 (13.16%) OSPF
4 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.89%) DHCP
5 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) MPLS
5 3 (7.89%) NX-OS
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) HTTP
6 2 (5.26%) LDAP
6 2 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) HTML
2 7 (18.42%) XML
3 5 (13.16%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.16%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (2.63%) JSON
4 1 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Derivative
3 2 (5.26%) Equities
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) AS400
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.63%) iSeries
4 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.05%) Linux
4 7 (18.42%) Solaris
4 7 (18.42%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) High Availability
3 5 (13.16%) SDLC
4 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
4 3 (7.89%) Software Deployment
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Change Control
6 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.63%) ERP
6 1 (2.63%) Fund Management
6 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.63%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.79%) CCNP
3 5 (13.16%) CCSE
3 5 (13.16%) CCSP
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) DBS Check
5 2 (5.26%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCSA
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
1 3 (7.89%) SCOM
1 3 (7.89%) WSUS
2 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
3 5 (13.16%) Palo Alto
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.26%) Juniper
5 2 (5.26%) Mitel
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) ABBYY
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Kofax
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Wyse
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