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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 172 170 146
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 2 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.057% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Average salary £25,000 £18,836 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.72% -10.30%
UK excluding London average salary £31,375 £30,000 £27,628
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +8.58%
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
3432 3594 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.28% 96.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2718 2893 2159
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 27 April 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) CAFM
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Document Management
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) CAFM
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp