The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank - 65 63
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 0 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 1.59% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.65% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £62,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +131.48%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Systems Support
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 545 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.48% 96.12% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 356 479 332
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,080 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Leicester

Systems Support
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft