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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 267 294 288
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 45 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.24% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 43
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
10870 11149 12128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.64% 93.16% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9152 9865 11083
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 48 (53.33%) SQL
2 40 (44.44%) Finance
3 34 (37.78%) Windows
4 28 (31.11%) SQL Server
5 26 (28.89%) Linux
6 20 (22.22%) Oracle
6 20 (22.22%) Java
7 18 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 14 (15.56%) Apache
8 14 (15.56%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (14.44%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (14.44%) Node.js
9 13 (14.44%) F5
9 13 (14.44%) Tomcat
9 13 (14.44%) FTP
9 13 (14.44%) HTTP
9 13 (14.44%) MS Office
10 11 (12.22%) Active Directory
10 11 (12.22%) UNIX
11 10 (11.11%) Relational Database
12 9 (10.00%) Shell Script
13 8 (8.89%) Degree
14 7 (7.78%) Back Office
14 7 (7.78%) Legal
14 7 (7.78%) VMware
14 7 (7.78%) .NET
15 6 (6.67%) JBoss
15 6 (6.67%) Cognos
15 6 (6.67%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (15.56%) Apache
2 13 (14.44%) Tomcat
2 13 (14.44%) Node.js
3 5 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.22%) Lync
6 2 (2.22%) IIS
6 2 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.11%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.11%) Agresso
4 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.11%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Taleo
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
1 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.44%) FTP
1 13 (14.44%) HTTP
2 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.33%) VPN
3 3 (3.33%) DNS
3 3 (3.33%) SAN
4 2 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (1.11%) DHCP
5 1 (1.11%) Wireless
5 1 (1.11%) VLAN
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.44%) MS Access
6 3 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.22%) MySQL
8 1 (1.11%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (1.11%) ProClarity
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.11%) OLAP
8 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Legal
2 7 (7.78%) Back Office
3 5 (5.56%) Law
3 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Advertising
4 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.44%) Front Office
5 3 (3.33%) Retail
5 3 (3.33%) Billing
5 3 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (14.44%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (7.78%) .NET
4 5 (5.56%) Web Services
4 5 (5.56%) XML
4 5 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 5 (5.56%) Spring
4 5 (5.56%) Ajax
4 5 (5.56%) Java EE
4 5 (5.56%) GWT
5 4 (4.44%) HTML
5 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.22%) Replication
2 2 (2.22%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.11%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.11%) Open Source
3 1 (1.11%) iPad
3 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.11%) Animation
3 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.11%) CMDB
3 1 (1.11%) Wiki
3 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.78%) Windows
2 26 (28.89%) Linux
3 11 (12.22%) UNIX
4 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.11%) CentOS
7 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (6.67%) Practice Management
1 6 (6.67%) Release Management
2 5 (5.56%) TDD
2 5 (5.56%) UML
2 5 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (5.56%) OO
2 5 (5.56%) ERP
2 5 (5.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (5.56%) OOD
2 5 (5.56%) SOA
2 5 (5.56%) BPR
2 5 (5.56%) ITIL
3 4 (4.44%) Project Management
3 4 (4.44%) Time Management
4 3 (3.33%) Web Development
4 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (3.33%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (3.33%) Investment Management
4 3 (3.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.33%) SQL
2 20 (22.22%) Java
3 9 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.56%) VB
5 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.44%) C#
6 3 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.11%) C++
8 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.11%) Perl
8 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.11%) ACCA
3 1 (1.11%) CIMA
3 1 (1.11%) MCSE
3 1 (1.11%) MCSA
3 1 (1.11%) CCNA
3 1 (1.11%) CCA
3 1 (1.11%) VCP4
3 1 (1.11%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.11%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) Samba
2 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) Postfix
3 1 (1.11%) XenApp
3 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.11%) Dovecot
3 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.11%) Nagios
3 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) Oracle
2 18 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.44%) F5
4 7 (7.78%) VMware
5 6 (6.67%) CODA
5 6 (6.67%) JBoss
5 6 (6.67%) Cognos
5 6 (6.67%) Cisco
6 4 (4.44%) Apple
7 3 (3.33%) Symantec
7 3 (3.33%) Citrix
8 2 (2.22%) HP
9 1 (1.11%) SunGard
9 1 (1.11%) Remedy
9 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.11%) Avaya
9 1 (1.11%) Juniper
9 1 (1.11%) NetApp
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.11%) Sybase
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