The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 529 510 492
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 116 144 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 111 121 138
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +5.45%
Systems Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in London

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in London

Systems Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +47 22 £41,250 -13.15% 4
Brentford +11 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Uxbridge - 2 £29,000 -
Croydon - 1 £35,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £30,000 -
Hackney - 1 - - 1
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 94 (41.05%) SQL
2 89 (38.86%) Finance
3 84 (36.68%) Windows
4 70 (30.57%) Linux
5 52 (22.71%) Windows Server
6 51 (22.27%) Active Directory
7 47 (20.52%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (20.09%) SQL Server
9 43 (18.78%) Microsoft
9 43 (18.78%) Red Hat
10 38 (16.59%) VMware
11 36 (15.72%) CentOS
12 32 (13.97%) Firewall
12 32 (13.97%) Cisco
12 32 (13.97%) Java
13 30 (13.10%) ITIL
13 30 (13.10%) Ubuntu
14 29 (12.66%) Degree
14 29 (12.66%) MS Exchange
15 28 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 27 (11.79%) TCP/IP
16 27 (11.79%) Unix
17 26 (11.35%) Bash Shell
18 25 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
18 25 (10.92%) LAMP
19 24 (10.48%) Python
20 23 (10.04%) DNS
20 23 (10.04%) SAN
21 22 (9.61%) FIX Protocol
21 22 (9.61%) Bloomberg

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 29 (12.66%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (8.30%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (4.37%) IIS
6 9 (3.93%) Apache
7 7 (3.06%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.75%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.31%) Drupal
10 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.87%) CMS
11 2 (0.87%) Documentum
11 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.87%) JBoss
11 2 (0.87%) nginx
11 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (7.86%) MS Office
2 16 (6.99%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.87%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.87%) Revit
4 1 (0.44%) HipChat
4 1 (0.44%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.44%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.93%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (2.62%) thinkFolio
3 3 (1.31%) Salerio
3 3 (1.31%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.87%) Aareon QL
4 2 (0.87%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.87%) arcHouse
4 2 (0.87%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.87%) Magento
4 2 (0.87%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (0.87%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.87%) OPENHousing
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.87%) Orchard Housing
4 2 (0.87%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.87%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.44%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.31%) Office 365
3 2 (0.87%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.87%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.44%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.97%) Firewall
2 27 (11.79%) TCP/IP
3 23 (10.04%) DNS
3 23 (10.04%) SAN
4 22 (9.61%) DHCP
5 21 (9.17%) LAN
5 21 (9.17%) VLAN
6 19 (8.30%) VPN
7 16 (6.99%) WAN
8 10 (4.37%) HTTP
9 9 (3.93%) Internet
10 8 (3.49%) SMTP
11 7 (3.06%) EIGRP
12 6 (2.62%) BGP
12 6 (2.62%) FWSM
12 6 (2.62%) IPv4
12 6 (2.62%) OSPF
12 6 (2.62%) SNMP
12 6 (2.62%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (2.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.09%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (4.80%) MySQL
4 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.75%) Informix
8 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.31%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.87%) Cognos Impromptu
9 2 (0.87%) DTS
9 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.44%) Big Data
10 1 (0.44%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
1 1 (0.44%) Lombardi
1 1 (0.44%) Maven
1 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 89 (38.86%) Finance
2 19 (8.30%) Banking
3 12 (5.24%) Retail
4 10 (4.37%) Law
4 10 (4.37%) Legal
5 8 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.06%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.62%) Back Office
7 6 (2.62%) Marketing
8 4 (1.75%) Front Office
8 4 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.87%) Local Government
9 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.87%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) International Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.92%) LAMP
2 22 (9.61%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (4.80%) HTML
4 9 (3.93%) .NET
5 8 (3.49%) XML
6 6 (2.62%) 802.1X
7 5 (2.18%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.18%) Software Packaging
8 4 (1.75%) ADO.NET
8 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.31%) EDI
9 3 (1.31%) J2EE
9 3 (1.31%) JSON
9 3 (1.31%) Web Services
10 2 (0.87%) CSS
11 1 (0.44%) Cocoa
11 1 (0.44%) jQuery
11 1 (0.44%) JSP
11 1 (0.44%) Spring
11 1 (0.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.52%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.55%) AS400
3 12 (5.24%) Eurex
3 12 (5.24%) iSeries
4 7 (3.06%) Hedge funds
5 6 (2.62%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.62%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.62%) Equities
5 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.18%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.18%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.18%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.75%) Derivative
7 4 (1.75%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.75%) Reinsurance
7 4 (1.75%) Replication
8 3 (1.31%) Tandem
9 2 (0.87%) Clustering
9 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.87%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 84 (36.68%) Windows
2 70 (30.57%) Linux
3 52 (22.71%) Windows Server
4 36 (15.72%) CentOS
5 30 (13.10%) Ubuntu
6 27 (11.79%) Unix
7 25 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (6.11%) Solaris
9 12 (5.24%) Debian
9 12 (5.24%) Fedora
9 12 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (5.24%) SUSE
9 12 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (4.37%) Windows 7
10 10 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.10%) ITIL
2 21 (9.17%) Change Management
3 13 (5.68%) Asset Management
3 13 (5.68%) Risk Management
4 12 (5.24%) Electronic Trading
4 12 (5.24%) Workflow
5 10 (4.37%) Test Scripting
6 9 (3.93%) Change Control
6 9 (3.93%) CRM
6 9 (3.93%) Document Management
7 8 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (3.49%) Greeks
7 8 (3.49%) Investment Management
7 8 (3.49%) SDLC
8 7 (3.06%) Black-Scholes
8 7 (3.06%) Incident Management
8 7 (3.06%) Project Management
8 7 (3.06%) Service Management
9 6 (2.62%) Logistics
9 6 (2.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (41.05%) SQL
2 32 (13.97%) Java
3 26 (11.35%) Bash Shell
4 24 (10.48%) Python
5 20 (8.73%) Perl
6 13 (5.68%) T-SQL
7 12 (5.24%) Tcl
8 11 (4.80%) C
9 10 (4.37%) C++
10 7 (3.06%) C#
10 7 (3.06%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.75%) PHP
12 3 (1.31%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.31%) Ruby
13 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (12.66%) Degree
2 15 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.49%) CCNA
5 7 (3.06%) CCNP
5 7 (3.06%) CFA
5 7 (3.06%) MBA
5 7 (3.06%) PhD
6 6 (2.62%) CCSE
6 6 (2.62%) CCSP
6 6 (2.62%) MCSA
6 6 (2.62%) MCSE
7 4 (1.75%) MCITP
8 3 (1.31%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.87%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.44%) MCP
10 1 (0.44%) VCP5
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.62%) QA
2 5 (2.18%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.44%) EMIR
4 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (22.27%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.06%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (2.18%) Xen
6 4 (1.75%) vSphere
7 3 (1.31%) Cronacle
7 3 (1.31%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.87%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (4.37%) Nagios
2 8 (3.49%) SCCM
3 6 (2.62%) WSUS
4 5 (2.18%) Cacti
5 4 (1.75%) logstash
5 4 (1.75%) SCOM
6 3 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.87%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.87%) Puppet
8 1 (0.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 43 (18.78%) Microsoft
1 43 (18.78%) Red Hat
2 38 (16.59%) VMware
3 32 (13.97%) Cisco
4 22 (9.61%) Bloomberg
5 20 (8.73%) Citrix
6 15 (6.55%) Oracle
6 15 (6.55%) Reuters
7 12 (5.24%) Fidessa
7 12 (5.24%) GL TRADE
7 12 (5.24%) NYFIX
7 12 (5.24%) Patsystems
8 8 (3.49%) CheckPoint
8 8 (3.49%) CQG
9 6 (2.62%) 3PAR
9 6 (2.62%) NetApp
9 6 (2.62%) Palo Alto
9 6 (2.62%) SAP
10 5 (2.18%) Google
10 5 (2.18%) HP
London
Netsource Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £38-40,000 (negotiable) + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Theta Partners
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
james joseph associates
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hackney
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago