The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 174 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 11 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.36% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 12
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
Systems Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3672 2520 2740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.86% 96.04% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2817 1987 2272
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Leeds

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
1 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (46.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) Symantec
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (46.67%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (26.67%) MCSE
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) MCITP
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) CCNA

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
1 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Lync
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) MGCP
3 2 (13.33%) H.323
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) HPUX
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 4 (26.67%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) CCVP
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Symantec
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Postini
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) HP