The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 91 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.40% +4.16%
Systems Support
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1212 1309 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.52% 95.83% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 783 796 1020
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Edinburgh region.

Systems Support Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Charles River
3 2 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Equities
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Hi Portfolio
4 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Hi Portfolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Fund Management
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Charles River
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft