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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 494 484 474
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 134 134 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 118 121 143
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
43717 42131 48841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 36551 35326 42450
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +8 44 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Harrow -13 3 £29,500 +47.50%
Isleworth - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £37,500 - 1
Croydon - 1 £40,000 -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £37,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £30,000 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 179 (52.96%) Windows
2 176 (52.07%) SQL
3 127 (37.57%) Finance
4 120 (35.50%) Microsoft
5 97 (28.70%) Active Directory
5 97 (28.70%) SQL Server
6 79 (23.37%) Linux
7 76 (22.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 73 (21.60%) VMware
9 68 (20.12%) Oracle
10 63 (18.64%) MS Excel
11 60 (17.75%) UNIX
12 52 (15.38%) Degree
13 48 (14.20%) MS Office
14 45 (13.31%) TCP/IP
15 43 (12.72%) Windows Server 2003
16 41 (12.13%) SAN
17 40 (11.83%) MS Exchange
18 39 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (11.24%) HTTP
20 37 (10.95%) DNS
21 36 (10.65%) Cisco
21 36 (10.65%) Citrix
21 36 (10.65%) Performance Tuning
22 35 (10.36%) Java
23 34 (10.06%) T-SQL
24 32 (9.47%) .NET
25 30 (8.88%) IIS
26 29 (8.58%) Project Management
26 29 (8.58%) SQL Server 2008

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 40 (11.83%) MS Exchange
2 30 (8.88%) IIS
3 26 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (7.40%) Apache
5 19 (5.62%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.44%) Node.js
7 11 (3.25%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.78%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.78%) Lync
8 6 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (1.48%) Adobe CQ
10 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.18%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.89%) Confluence
12 2 (0.59%) Moodle
12 2 (0.59%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Process Server
12 2 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 63 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 48 (14.20%) MS Office
3 9 (2.66%) SPSS
4 1 (0.30%) Maya
4 1 (0.30%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.30%) InDesign
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (2.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (2.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (2.66%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (2.37%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (1.78%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (1.78%) Oracle iProcurement
5 6 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (1.48%) Academy Housing
6 5 (1.48%) arcHouse
6 5 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (1.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 3 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.89%) Agresso
9 2 (0.59%) LatentZero
9 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.59%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.48%) Office 365
4 1 (0.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Taleo
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.31%) TCP/IP
2 41 (12.13%) SAN
3 38 (11.24%) HTTP
4 37 (10.95%) DNS
5 26 (7.69%) Firewall
6 25 (7.40%) VPN
7 22 (6.51%) LDAP
7 22 (6.51%) Internet
8 21 (6.21%) DHCP
9 16 (4.73%) FTP
10 13 (3.85%) NAS
11 11 (3.25%) SSL
12 10 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (2.96%) SSH
13 8 (2.37%) iSCSI
13 8 (2.37%) LAN
13 8 (2.37%) Intranet
14 5 (1.48%) SNMP
14 5 (1.48%) SMTP
14 5 (1.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (7.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (6.21%) SQL Server 2000
5 17 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.55%) MySQL
6 12 (3.55%) Relational Database
6 12 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.78%) MS Access
9 6 (1.78%) DTS
9 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.89%) QlikView
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.89%) OLAP
11 3 (0.89%) ProClarity
12 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (2.96%) JIRA
2 9 (2.66%) Toad
3 4 (1.18%) JUnit
3 4 (1.18%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.89%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.59%) Subversion
5 2 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 127 (37.57%) Finance
2 25 (7.40%) Back Office
3 22 (6.51%) Banking
4 21 (6.21%) Legal
5 15 (4.44%) Law
6 10 (2.96%) Billing
7 9 (2.66%) Retail
7 9 (2.66%) Publishing
8 8 (2.37%) Front Office
9 5 (1.48%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.48%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.48%) Spanish Language
10 4 (1.18%) Games
10 4 (1.18%) Advertising
11 3 (0.89%) Marketing
11 3 (0.89%) French Language
12 2 (0.59%) German Language
12 2 (0.59%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.47%) .NET
2 21 (6.21%) ASP.NET
3 18 (5.33%) .NET Framework
4 15 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (4.44%) Software Packaging
5 14 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (3.55%) Web Services
6 12 (3.55%) XML
7 6 (1.78%) HTML
8 5 (1.48%) JMX
9 4 (1.18%) GWT
9 4 (1.18%) Spring
9 4 (1.18%) Ajax
9 4 (1.18%) Java EE
9 4 (1.18%) Hibernate
10 3 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.89%) LAMP
10 3 (0.89%) Middleware
11 2 (0.59%) XSLT
11 2 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.80%) Hedge funds
2 18 (5.33%) Replication
3 15 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 14 (4.14%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.96%) Thin Client
6 10 (2.96%) Fat Client
7 9 (2.66%) E-Learning
8 7 (2.07%) Open Source
9 5 (1.48%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.48%) Clustering
9 5 (1.48%) Equities
9 5 (1.48%) STB
9 5 (1.48%) Streaming Media
9 5 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.18%) CMDB
11 3 (0.89%) Wiki
11 3 (0.89%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 179 (52.96%) Windows
2 79 (23.37%) Linux
3 76 (22.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (17.75%) UNIX
5 43 (12.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (8.28%) Windows 7
7 24 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (5.03%) Windows XP
9 16 (4.73%) Solaris
10 8 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.78%) CentOS
12 5 (1.48%) SVR4
12 5 (1.48%) Debian
12 5 (1.48%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.18%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.18%) HPUX
14 3 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.89%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.89%) Android
14 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (10.65%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (8.58%) Project Management
3 27 (7.99%) ITIL
4 23 (6.80%) CRM
5 20 (5.92%) Load Balancing
5 20 (5.92%) Change Control
6 18 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (5.03%) Service Delivery
8 16 (4.73%) Risk Management
9 15 (4.44%) Workflow
10 14 (4.14%) Change Management
10 14 (4.14%) Release Management
11 12 (3.55%) Data Entry
11 12 (3.55%) Practice Management
11 12 (3.55%) Asset Management
11 12 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (3.55%) ERP
12 11 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (2.96%) Service Management
14 9 (2.66%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (52.07%) SQL
2 35 (10.36%) Java
3 34 (10.06%) T-SQL
4 25 (7.40%) Python
5 17 (5.03%) Shell Script
6 14 (4.14%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.85%) Perl
8 10 (2.96%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.66%) C#
10 8 (2.37%) PHP
11 7 (2.07%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.07%) VB
12 4 (1.18%) Ruby
12 4 (1.18%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.89%) C++
13 3 (0.89%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.89%) VBA
14 2 (0.59%) C
14 2 (0.59%) XPath
15 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (15.38%) Degree
2 26 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.92%) MCSE
4 15 (4.44%) MCDBA
5 7 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (1.48%) MCSA
7 4 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.18%) CCNA
7 4 (1.18%) CCA
8 3 (0.89%) MCP
8 3 (0.89%) MCITP
9 2 (0.59%) HND
9 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.30%) VCP4
10 1 (0.30%) VCP5
10 1 (0.30%) CCENT
10 1 (0.30%) MCTS
10 1 (0.30%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.73%) QA
2 9 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (2.37%) SLA
4 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 97 (28.70%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.55%) Xen
5 10 (2.96%) XenApp
6 9 (2.66%) vSphere
7 5 (1.48%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.59%) NFS
8 2 (0.59%) Samba
8 2 (0.59%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.30%) Postfix
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.30%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.30%) KVM
9 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (3.85%) Nagios
2 8 (2.37%) SCCM
3 7 (2.07%) WSUS
4 5 (1.48%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.18%) Puppet
6 3 (0.89%) SCOM
7 2 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.30%) Munin
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 120 (35.50%) Microsoft
2 73 (21.60%) VMware
3 68 (20.12%) Oracle
4 36 (10.65%) Cisco
4 36 (10.65%) Citrix
5 18 (5.33%) Sun
6 17 (5.03%) Sybase
7 16 (4.73%) Northgate
8 14 (4.14%) F5
8 14 (4.14%) JBoss
8 14 (4.14%) HP
8 14 (4.14%) Apple
9 12 (3.55%) Red Hat
9 12 (3.55%) Capita
10 11 (3.25%) Bloomberg
10 11 (3.25%) Symantec
10 11 (3.25%) Cognos
11 10 (2.96%) Fidessa
12 9 (2.66%) NetApp
12 9 (2.66%) SAP
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