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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 48 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.58% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -5.55%
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
375 558 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.94% 97.55% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 330 479 300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,310
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Life Science
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
5 1 (10.00%) Java

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) COBOL
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared