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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 275 298 294
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 27 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 29
Average salary £43,500 £35,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.53% -35.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
9253 11693 10940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.56% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7934 9898 9425
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Finance
3 20 (37.74%) Linux
4 17 (32.08%) VMware
5 15 (28.30%) Banking
5 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.75%) UNIX
7 11 (20.75%) SQL
8 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
8 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
9 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
9 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (15.09%) HP
10 8 (15.09%) SAN
10 8 (15.09%) LAN
10 8 (15.09%) Python
11 7 (13.21%) VBA
11 7 (13.21%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (13.21%) ITIL
11 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (11.32%) Degree
12 6 (11.32%) SCCM
12 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
12 6 (11.32%) CCA
12 6 (11.32%) Cisco
12 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
12 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
12 6 (11.32%) Altiris

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.66%) IIS
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.89%) CMS
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) SAP FI-AP
1 4 (7.55%) SAP FI
1 4 (7.55%) SAP CO
1 4 (7.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.89%) RMDS
2 1 (1.89%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) SAN
1 8 (15.09%) LAN
2 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.55%) WAN
3 4 (7.55%) VPN
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
4 3 (5.66%) Network Security
5 2 (3.77%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (3.77%) NAS
5 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.77%) Broadband
5 2 (3.77%) DNS
5 2 (3.77%) Internet
6 1 (1.89%) Wireless
6 1 (1.89%) SSL
6 1 (1.89%) DHCP
6 1 (1.89%) VoIP
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.89%) Skype
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Emacs
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Front Office
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Law
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (7.55%) EDI
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) XSLT
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (7.55%) Open Source
3 3 (5.66%) Equities
3 3 (5.66%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.77%) Derivative
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.89%) Economics
5 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.89%) Physics
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) SecurID
5 1 (1.89%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (20.75%) UNIX
5 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.55%) NetWare
8 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.77%) AIX
8 2 (3.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.21%) ITIL
2 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
2 4 (7.55%) Project Management
2 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.66%) ITSM
3 3 (5.66%) DevOps
4 2 (3.77%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Management
4 2 (3.77%) Time Management
4 2 (3.77%) Low Latency
4 2 (3.77%) Change Management
4 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.89%) Information Security
5 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.89%) E-business
5 1 (1.89%) Workflow
5 1 (1.89%) Practice Management
5 1 (1.89%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) Python
3 7 (13.21%) VBA
4 4 (7.55%) ABAP
4 4 (7.55%) Perl
5 3 (5.66%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) C#
7 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
1 6 (11.32%) CCA
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.66%) CCNA
3 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.77%) NFS
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.89%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) ARCserve
3 3 (5.66%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) VMware
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) HP
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco
4 6 (11.32%) Altiris
5 4 (7.55%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.77%) Polycom
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.77%) Sun
7 2 (3.77%) SunGard
7 2 (3.77%) IBM
7 2 (3.77%) NetApp
8 1 (1.89%) Mitel
8 1 (1.89%) Reuters
8 1 (1.89%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.89%) Dell
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix
8 1 (1.89%) IronPort
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