The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 168 151 128
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 13 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.25% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.26% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 7
Average salary £15,000 £21,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,500 £14,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,878 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.42% -11.14%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3667 2673 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.65% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2178 2037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Support
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows 7
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) Windows XP
3 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
3 14 (45.16%) DNS
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 13 (41.94%) SQL
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (38.71%) Symantec
6 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
7 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec
8 8 (25.81%) ITIL
9 7 (22.58%) SLA
9 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
10 6 (19.35%) Retail
11 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (16.13%) Firewall
11 5 (16.13%) AIX
12 4 (12.90%) COBOL
12 4 (12.90%) Java
12 4 (12.90%) DHCP
12 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
12 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (12.90%) Ceridian
13 3 (9.68%) Cisco IPT
13 3 (9.68%) QA
13 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) CICS
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) DHCP
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows 7
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) Windows XP
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.13%) AIX
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) Linux
7 2 (6.45%) Solaris
7 2 (6.45%) UNIX
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) COBOL
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) C
4 2 (6.45%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) JCL
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
2 3 (9.68%) CCNA
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCTS
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (38.71%) Symantec
2 4 (12.90%) Ceridian
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Apple
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Sun
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Veritas
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Micro Focus
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix