The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 107 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 3 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 1.30% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.36% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 3
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,628 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -14.99%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1565 1030 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.60% 95.72% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 595 1039
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,460
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,625
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Systems Support
Scotland

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) GIS

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Line 500
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) VSAT
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) 3Com
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) F5
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