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 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 463 483 499
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 150 154 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.36% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 134 133 115
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £26,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -5.55%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +9 37 £42,500 -13.26%
Brentford -2 2 £35,000 +89.18%
Docklands, London - 1 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 £30,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £30,000 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 135 (45.61%) Windows
2 108 (36.49%) SQL
3 93 (31.42%) Finance
4 90 (30.41%) Linux
5 70 (23.65%) Microsoft
6 69 (23.31%) Active Directory
7 62 (20.95%) VMware
8 61 (20.61%) SQL Server
9 58 (19.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 57 (19.26%) UNIX
11 50 (16.89%) Oracle
12 41 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 40 (13.51%) MS Excel
14 37 (12.50%) MS Exchange
15 36 (12.16%) Cisco
15 36 (12.16%) Java
16 34 (11.49%) Windows 7
17 31 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 31 (10.47%) ITIL
17 31 (10.47%) Degree
18 29 (9.80%) MS Office
19 28 (9.46%) Red Hat
20 27 (9.12%) DNS
20 27 (9.12%) SAN
21 26 (8.78%) Perl
21 26 (8.78%) Python
21 26 (8.78%) PowerShell
22 23 (7.77%) Citrix
22 23 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
22 23 (7.77%) Analytical Skills

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.08%) IIS
2 18 (6.08%) Apache
3 14 (4.73%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.39%) Node.js
5 12 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.05%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.72%) Lync
7 9 (3.04%) WebSphere
7 9 (3.04%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.70%) CMS
8 8 (2.70%) JBoss
9 4 (1.35%) WorkSite
10 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.01%) Mule
10 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 40 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.80%) MS Office
3 7 (2.36%) SPSS
4 5 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.68%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.34%) QuarkXPress
6 1 (0.34%) FreeHand
6 1 (0.34%) Maya
6 1 (0.34%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.34%) InDesign
6 1 (0.34%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.70%) SAP FI
2 8 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (2.70%) SAP CO
2 8 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (2.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.35%) Adaptiv
5 4 (1.35%) Markit EDM
5 4 (1.35%) SAP FI-AP
6 3 (1.01%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.68%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 1 (0.34%) Fredhopper
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.34%) Eikon
8 1 (0.34%) Agresso
8 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.05%) SaaS
2 9 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.68%) IaaS
4 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.34%) Taleo
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.12%) DNS
1 27 (9.12%) SAN
2 20 (6.76%) FTP
3 19 (6.42%) DHCP
4 18 (6.08%) LAN
5 15 (5.07%) HTTP
6 14 (4.73%) WAN
6 14 (4.73%) Firewall
7 13 (4.39%) VPN
8 12 (4.05%) TCP/IP
9 11 (3.72%) Internet
10 10 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (3.04%) Intranet
12 8 (2.70%) SSH
13 7 (2.36%) VLAN
14 4 (1.35%) SNMP
15 3 (1.01%) VoIP
15 3 (1.01%) WLAN
15 3 (1.01%) NAS
15 3 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (3.38%) RDBMS
5 9 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.36%) MySQL
8 4 (1.35%) Essbase
8 4 (1.35%) DTS
8 4 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.35%) MS Access
8 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.35%) Hyperion Smart View
9 3 (1.01%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.68%) EDMS
10 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (2.36%) Toad
2 6 (2.03%) Subversion
2 6 (2.03%) JUnit
3 4 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.01%) Maven
4 3 (1.01%) JIRA
4 3 (1.01%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (31.42%) Finance
2 23 (7.77%) Retail
3 18 (6.08%) Banking
4 16 (5.41%) Front Office
5 12 (4.05%) Legal
6 9 (3.04%) Law
7 8 (2.70%) Back Office
8 4 (1.35%) Advertising
8 4 (1.35%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.01%) Billing
9 3 (1.01%) French Language
9 3 (1.01%) Games
9 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.68%) Publishing
10 2 (0.68%) Marketing
11 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.09%) XML
2 14 (4.73%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (4.39%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (3.04%) Spring
6 7 (2.36%) Web Services
6 7 (2.36%) .NET
6 7 (2.36%) Middleware
7 6 (2.03%) Hibernate
7 6 (2.03%) Java EE
7 6 (2.03%) Ajax
7 6 (2.03%) GWT
8 4 (1.35%) XSLT
8 4 (1.35%) EDI
9 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.68%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.68%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.68%) libvirt
10 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.34%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.39%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.38%) Hedge funds
5 8 (2.70%) Replication
6 7 (2.36%) E-Learning
6 7 (2.36%) Derivative
7 6 (2.03%) Statistics
7 6 (2.03%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.03%) User Experience
8 5 (1.69%) CMDB
8 5 (1.69%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.69%) Equities
8 5 (1.69%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.35%) Wiki
10 3 (1.01%) Open Source
10 3 (1.01%) iPad
11 2 (0.68%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 135 (45.61%) Windows
2 90 (30.41%) Linux
3 58 (19.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (19.26%) UNIX
5 34 (11.49%) Windows 7
6 31 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 15 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.36%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.03%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (2.03%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.35%) Scientific Linux
12 4 (1.35%) CentOS
12 4 (1.35%) Solaris
13 3 (1.01%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.01%) Android
13 3 (1.01%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (10.47%) ITIL
2 19 (6.42%) CRM
3 17 (5.74%) Asset Management
4 16 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (5.07%) Mentoring
6 14 (4.73%) Project Management
7 13 (4.39%) Workflow
8 12 (4.05%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (4.05%) Incident Management
9 11 (3.72%) Release Management
9 11 (3.72%) ETL
10 10 (3.38%) Business Analysis
11 9 (3.04%) B2B
11 9 (3.04%) Change Control
12 8 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (2.36%) Resource Management
13 7 (2.36%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (2.36%) PRINCE2
13 7 (2.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 108 (36.49%) SQL
2 36 (12.16%) Java
3 26 (8.78%) Perl
3 26 (8.78%) Python
3 26 (8.78%) PowerShell
4 17 (5.74%) PHP
5 13 (4.39%) Bash Shell
6 11 (3.72%) Shell Script
7 10 (3.38%) C++
8 9 (3.04%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.69%) C#
10 4 (1.35%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.35%) VB
10 4 (1.35%) ABAP
10 4 (1.35%) XPath
11 2 (0.68%) Ruby
11 2 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (0.68%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.68%) VBA
12 1 (0.34%) AWK
Qualifications
1 31 (10.47%) Degree
2 15 (5.07%) CCA
2 15 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (3.72%) MCSE
6 7 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.03%) MCSA
7 6 (2.03%) CCNA
8 5 (1.69%) RHCSA
9 4 (1.35%) MCITP
9 4 (1.35%) PMP
9 4 (1.35%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.01%) HND
11 2 (0.68%) VCP5
11 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.34%) ACCA
12 1 (0.34%) CIMA
12 1 (0.34%) CCSA
12 1 (0.34%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.38%) SLA
2 5 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.69%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (23.31%) Active Directory
2 41 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.05%) VMware Server
4 6 (2.03%) NFS
4 6 (2.03%) Firmware
5 5 (1.69%) Xen
6 4 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.35%) XenApp
7 3 (1.01%) KVM
7 3 (1.01%) vSphere
8 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.68%) vCloud
8 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.34%) Samba
9 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.38%) SCCM
2 8 (2.70%) Puppet
3 5 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (1.35%) WSUS
4 4 (1.35%) Nagios
5 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.68%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.68%) Opsview
6 1 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.34%) nmon
6 1 (0.34%) Ansible
6 1 (0.34%) Munin
6 1 (0.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.34%) OpenView
6 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 70 (23.65%) Microsoft
2 62 (20.95%) VMware
3 50 (16.89%) Oracle
4 36 (12.16%) Cisco
5 28 (9.46%) Red Hat
6 23 (7.77%) Citrix
7 14 (4.73%) F5
8 12 (4.05%) SAP
8 12 (4.05%) Apple
9 11 (3.72%) Symantec
9 11 (3.72%) HP
10 9 (3.04%) Sun
10 9 (3.04%) NetApp
10 9 (3.04%) Northgate
11 8 (2.70%) Mitel
12 7 (2.36%) Capita
12 7 (2.36%) IronPort
12 7 (2.36%) Charles River
13 6 (2.03%) Reuters
13 6 (2.03%) Bloomberg
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 18 days ago