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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 451 484 483
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 158 164 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.38% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 132 140 103
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £24,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £27,628
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.96%
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 21 £38,750 +19.23% 4
Twickenham - 3 £41,246 -
Brentford -4 2 £30,000 +62.16%
Bromley - 1 £55,000 -
Croydon - 1 £29,000 - 1
Ruislip - 1 £27,500 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 136 (44.16%) Windows
2 122 (39.61%) Finance
3 92 (29.87%) SQL
4 86 (27.92%) Linux
5 82 (26.62%) Microsoft
6 66 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 65 (21.10%) Active Directory
8 57 (18.51%) VMware
9 55 (17.86%) Perl
10 54 (17.53%) Python
11 53 (17.21%) UNIX
12 52 (16.88%) MS Excel
13 49 (15.91%) MS Exchange
14 48 (15.58%) MS Office
15 47 (15.26%) Windows 7
16 46 (14.94%) Cisco
17 44 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 38 (12.34%) ITIL
18 38 (12.34%) Degree
19 37 (12.01%) LAN
20 33 (10.71%) Oracle
21 32 (10.39%) Firewall
21 32 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
21 32 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
22 30 (9.74%) WAN
23 29 (9.42%) Java
24 28 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
24 28 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
25 27 (8.77%) Project Management
26 25 (8.12%) DNS

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 49 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 28 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (6.17%) IIS
4 16 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (4.22%) Lync
6 11 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (3.25%) Apache
8 9 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (2.60%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.95%) CMS
12 4 (1.30%) nginx
12 4 (1.30%) Gentran
13 3 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.97%) Mule
13 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.97%) Documentum
13 3 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 52 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 48 (15.58%) MS Office
3 8 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.97%) SPSS
6 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.25%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.25%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (3.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.62%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 4 (1.30%) SAP FI-AP
4 4 (1.30%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (1.30%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.97%) Eikon
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.32%) Agresso
7 1 (0.32%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.32%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.32%) arcHouse
7 1 (0.32%) Servitor
7 1 (0.32%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.27%) SaaS
2 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Yammer
5 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.01%) LAN
2 32 (10.39%) Firewall
3 30 (9.74%) WAN
4 25 (8.12%) DNS
5 24 (7.79%) VPN
6 23 (7.47%) TCP/IP
7 22 (7.14%) SAN
8 19 (6.17%) DHCP
9 14 (4.55%) Internet
10 8 (2.60%) WLAN
11 7 (2.27%) NAS
11 7 (2.27%) Intranet
12 5 (1.62%) Wireshark
12 5 (1.62%) SSH
13 4 (1.30%) Wireless
13 4 (1.30%) SNMP
13 4 (1.30%) FTP
13 4 (1.30%) Broadband
14 3 (0.97%) VoIP
14 3 (0.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (2.92%) MySQL
3 9 (2.92%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.30%) MS Access
6 4 (1.30%) DTS
6 4 (1.30%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.97%) EDMS
8 2 (0.65%) Big Data
8 2 (0.65%) Informix
8 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
1 3 (0.97%) Toad
1 3 (0.97%) Subversion
1 3 (0.97%) Maven
1 3 (0.97%) JIRA
2 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
General
1 122 (39.61%) Finance
2 22 (7.14%) Banking
3 21 (6.82%) Front Office
4 18 (5.84%) Retail
5 10 (3.25%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.92%) Back Office
7 6 (1.95%) Law
7 6 (1.95%) French Language
8 4 (1.30%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (0.97%) Games
9 3 (0.97%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.97%) Legal
9 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.65%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) Local Government
11 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.22%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (2.92%) Application Packaging
2 9 (2.92%) .NET
3 6 (1.95%) XML
4 5 (1.62%) EDI
5 4 (1.30%) Middleware
5 4 (1.30%) HTML
6 3 (0.97%) Spring
7 2 (0.65%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.65%) libvirt
7 2 (0.65%) XSLT
8 1 (0.32%) LAMP
8 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.32%) JDBC
8 1 (0.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.79%) Hedge funds
2 21 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.19%) Derivative
3 16 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.27%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.95%) Replication
8 6 (1.95%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.95%) Equities
9 5 (1.62%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.62%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.30%) SecurID
11 3 (0.97%) Statistics
11 3 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.97%) EPoS
11 3 (0.97%) Chip and PIN
11 3 (0.97%) iPhone
11 3 (0.97%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 136 (44.16%) Windows
2 86 (27.92%) Linux
3 66 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (17.21%) UNIX
5 47 (15.26%) Windows 7
6 32 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.57%) Mac OS X
9 10 (3.25%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.27%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.95%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.62%) Debian
13 5 (1.62%) CentOS
14 4 (1.30%) Scientific Linux
14 4 (1.30%) Android
14 4 (1.30%) NetWare
14 4 (1.30%) Solaris
15 3 (0.97%) Fedora
15 3 (0.97%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (12.34%) ITIL
2 27 (8.77%) Project Management
3 17 (5.52%) Asset Management
4 14 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (4.55%) CRM
4 14 (4.55%) Electronic Trading
5 11 (3.57%) Low Latency
6 10 (3.25%) Incident Management
6 10 (3.25%) E-Commerce
6 10 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (2.92%) Business Analysis
7 9 (2.92%) Change Management
7 9 (2.92%) Configuration Management
8 8 (2.60%) Business Continuity
8 8 (2.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (2.27%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (2.27%) Mentoring
10 6 (1.95%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (1.95%) Document Management
10 6 (1.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (29.87%) SQL
2 55 (17.86%) Perl
3 54 (17.53%) Python
4 29 (9.42%) Java
5 25 (8.12%) Bash Shell
6 21 (6.82%) PHP
7 17 (5.52%) PowerShell
8 14 (4.55%) C++
9 8 (2.60%) C
10 6 (1.95%) C#
10 6 (1.95%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.95%) VBA
11 5 (1.62%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.30%) ABAP
12 4 (1.30%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.30%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.30%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.97%) Ruby
13 3 (0.97%) Tcl
13 3 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (12.34%) Degree
2 18 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (5.52%) CCNA
4 11 (3.57%) MCSE
5 9 (2.92%) CCA
6 7 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.95%) MCSA
8 5 (1.62%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.30%) MCP
9 4 (1.30%) PMP
9 4 (1.30%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.30%) MCITP
10 3 (0.97%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.97%) CCNP
10 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.65%) CCSA
11 2 (0.65%) CCSE
11 2 (0.65%) HND
11 2 (0.65%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.95%) SLA
2 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 65 (21.10%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.95%) vSphere
4 5 (1.62%) VMware Server
4 5 (1.62%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.30%) Firmware
5 4 (1.30%) NFS
6 3 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.65%) XenApp
7 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.65%) vCloud
7 2 (0.65%) KVM
8 1 (0.32%) UAG
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.55%) SCCM
2 11 (3.57%) Puppet
3 6 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (0.97%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.97%) SCOM
7 2 (0.65%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.65%) WSUS
7 2 (0.65%) Nagios
7 2 (0.65%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.32%) OpenView
8 1 (0.32%) Control-M
8 1 (0.32%) nmon
8 1 (0.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 82 (26.62%) Microsoft
2 57 (18.51%) VMware
3 46 (14.94%) Cisco
4 33 (10.71%) Oracle
5 21 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 19 (6.17%) HP
7 15 (4.87%) CheckPoint
8 14 (4.55%) Citrix
9 13 (4.22%) Reuters
10 12 (3.90%) Apple
10 12 (3.90%) Symantec
10 12 (3.90%) Altiris
11 10 (3.25%) Bloomberg
12 8 (2.60%) Fidessa
12 8 (2.60%) SunGard
12 8 (2.60%) NetApp
12 8 (2.60%) GL TRADE
12 8 (2.60%) SolarWinds
13 7 (2.27%) Sun
14 6 (1.95%) Juniper
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