The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Support
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 82 92 101
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.85% 0.16% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.17% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +10.16%

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
1015 1178 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.85% 94.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 650 812 832
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Systems Support in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Systems Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 2000
4 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (60.00%) OpenVMS
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
5 8 (53.33%) SolarWinds
5 8 (53.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
6 5 (33.33%) HND
6 5 (33.33%) QMS
6 5 (33.33%) Change Control
6 5 (33.33%) Line Management
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (26.67%) Network Management
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (20.00%) MCSE
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Intel Security

Systems Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) OpenVMS
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 2000
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) SUSE
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Control
1 5 (33.33%) Line Management
1 5 (33.33%) QMS
1 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 4 (26.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) HND
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCSE
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) SolarWinds
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (20.00%) WatchGuard