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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 283 289 286
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 43 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.27% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 47
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £27,900 £30,000
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
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 45 (51.14%) SQL
2 40 (45.45%) Finance
3 34 (38.64%) Windows
4 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
5 25 (28.41%) Linux
6 20 (22.73%) Oracle
7 19 (21.59%) Java
8 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
9 17 (19.32%) MS Excel
10 14 (15.91%) Apache
10 14 (15.91%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (14.77%) Node.js
11 13 (14.77%) F5
11 13 (14.77%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (14.77%) Tomcat
11 13 (14.77%) FTP
11 13 (14.77%) HTTP
11 13 (14.77%) MS Office
12 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
13 10 (11.36%) UNIX
14 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
15 8 (9.09%) Degree
15 8 (9.09%) Shell Script
15 8 (9.09%) VMware
16 7 (7.95%) Legal
16 7 (7.95%) Back Office
16 7 (7.95%) Cisco
17 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 6 (6.82%) Practice Management
17 6 (6.82%) CODA

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (15.91%) Apache
2 13 (14.77%) Node.js
2 13 (14.77%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.27%) Lync
5 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (1.14%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (19.32%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.14%) Agresso
4 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.14%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Taleo
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) FTP
1 13 (14.77%) HTTP
2 4 (4.55%) SAN
2 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.41%) VPN
3 3 (3.41%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) NAS
4 2 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (1.14%) DHCP
5 1 (1.14%) Wireless
5 1 (1.14%) VLAN
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.55%) MS Access
4 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.14%) OLAP
7 1 (1.14%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.14%) ProClarity
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Legal
2 7 (7.95%) Back Office
3 5 (5.68%) Law
3 5 (5.68%) Investment Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Front Office
4 4 (4.55%) Advertising
4 4 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.41%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Billing
5 3 (3.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (14.77%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (6.82%) .NET
4 4 (4.55%) Java EE
4 4 (4.55%) Spring
4 4 (4.55%) GWT
4 4 (4.55%) Ajax
4 4 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.55%) Web Services
4 4 (4.55%) XML
4 4 (4.55%) HTML
5 3 (3.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.27%) Hedge funds
2 2 (2.27%) Credit Risk
2 2 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.14%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) CMDB
3 1 (1.14%) Wiki
3 1 (1.14%) Animation
3 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.14%) iPad
3 1 (1.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.64%) Windows
2 25 (28.41%) Linux
3 10 (11.36%) UNIX
4 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.14%) CentOS
8 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (6.82%) Practice Management
2 5 (5.68%) ERP
2 5 (5.68%) ITIL
2 5 (5.68%) Release Management
3 4 (4.55%) Time Management
3 4 (4.55%) TDD
3 4 (4.55%) BPR
3 4 (4.55%) Data Modelling
3 4 (4.55%) OOD
3 4 (4.55%) SOA
3 4 (4.55%) UML
3 4 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (4.55%) OO
4 3 (3.41%) Project Management
4 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
4 3 (3.41%) Web Development
4 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.41%) Change Control
4 3 (3.41%) Low Latency
4 3 (3.41%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) SQL
2 19 (21.59%) Java
3 8 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.55%) C#
4 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.55%) VB
5 3 (3.41%) Python
6 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.14%) VBA
7 1 (1.14%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.14%) MCSA
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) CCNA
3 1 (1.14%) ACCA
3 1 (1.14%) CCA
3 1 (1.14%) CIMA
3 1 (1.14%) VCP5
3 1 (1.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.27%) Samba
3 1 (1.14%) NFS
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.14%) XenApp
3 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) Postfix
3 1 (1.14%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) SCCM
2 3 (3.41%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.14%) Nagios
3 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.14%) WSUS
3 1 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Oracle
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.77%) F5
4 8 (9.09%) VMware
5 7 (7.95%) Cisco
6 6 (6.82%) CODA
6 6 (6.82%) Cognos
7 5 (5.68%) JBoss
8 4 (4.55%) Apple
9 3 (3.41%) HP
9 3 (3.41%) Citrix
9 3 (3.41%) Symantec
10 2 (2.27%) Altiris
10 2 (2.27%) NetApp
11 1 (1.14%) SAP
11 1 (1.14%) Sybase
11 1 (1.14%) Avaya
11 1 (1.14%) Juniper
11 1 (1.14%) SunGard
11 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
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