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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 470 472 497
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 167 191 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.42% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 146 167 93
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,375 £30,000 £27,628
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +8.58%
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
41776 45685 42411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.57% 93.84% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35245 37709 35803
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 £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 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 April 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 +8 26 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Brentford - 3 £30,000 -
Bromley - 1 £55,000 - 1
Croydon - 1 £29,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £37,500 -
Ruislip - 1 £27,500 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 134 (44.22%) Windows
2 133 (43.89%) Finance
3 85 (28.05%) Microsoft
4 82 (27.06%) SQL
5 80 (26.40%) Linux
6 73 (24.09%) Active Directory
7 62 (20.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (18.15%) VMware
8 55 (18.15%) Python
8 55 (18.15%) MS Office
9 54 (17.82%) Perl
10 53 (17.49%) MS Exchange
11 52 (17.16%) MS Excel
11 52 (17.16%) UNIX
11 52 (17.16%) Windows 7
12 44 (14.52%) SQL Server
12 44 (14.52%) Cisco
13 39 (12.87%) LAN
13 39 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (12.21%) ITIL
15 35 (11.55%) Firewall
16 34 (11.22%) Degree
17 30 (9.90%) WAN
18 29 (9.57%) Project Management
18 29 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
20 26 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
20 26 (8.58%) Java
21 25 (8.25%) Front Office
22 24 (7.92%) Oracle

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 53 (17.49%) MS Exchange
2 27 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (5.61%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.28%) IIS
5 15 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (4.62%) Lync
7 13 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.31%) Apache
9 6 (1.98%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.98%) CMS
10 4 (1.32%) nginx
10 4 (1.32%) Gentran
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.66%) Mule
11 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (18.15%) MS Office
2 52 (17.16%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.30%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.65%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 4 (1.32%) SAP FI-AP
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.32%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (1.32%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.99%) Eikon
5 3 (0.99%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.99%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.66%) Orchard Housing
7 1 (0.33%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.33%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.33%) MIS ActiveH
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.33%) Servitor
7 1 (0.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.65%) SaaS
2 5 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.33%) Yammer
4 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.87%) LAN
2 35 (11.55%) Firewall
3 30 (9.90%) WAN
4 24 (7.92%) TCP/IP
5 22 (7.26%) DNS
6 21 (6.93%) VPN
7 19 (6.27%) SAN
8 16 (5.28%) DHCP
9 11 (3.63%) Internet
10 9 (2.97%) WLAN
11 7 (2.31%) Wireless
11 7 (2.31%) NAS
12 5 (1.65%) Wireshark
12 5 (1.65%) IP Telephony
12 5 (1.65%) Spanning Tree
12 5 (1.65%) Intranet
13 4 (1.32%) Broadband
13 4 (1.32%) Skype
14 3 (0.99%) Network Security
15 2 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.64%) MySQL
5 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.32%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.32%) Informix
8 3 (0.99%) DTS
8 3 (0.99%) MS Access
8 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.66%) Big Data
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (0.99%) JIRA
2 2 (0.66%) Emacs
2 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.66%) Subversion
2 2 (0.66%) Maven
3 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 133 (43.89%) Finance
2 25 (8.25%) Front Office
3 23 (7.59%) Banking
4 17 (5.61%) Retail
5 10 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.97%) Back Office
7 7 (2.31%) Law
8 6 (1.98%) Legal
8 6 (1.98%) French Language
9 4 (1.32%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.32%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (0.99%) Games
10 3 (0.99%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.66%) Advertising
11 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.33%) Local Government
12 1 (0.33%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.28%) FIX Protocol
2 14 (4.62%) .NET
3 10 (3.30%) Application Packaging
4 6 (1.98%) XML
5 5 (1.65%) EDI
6 4 (1.32%) HTML
7 2 (0.66%) Middleware
7 2 (0.66%) Spring
7 2 (0.66%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.66%) XSLT
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.33%) Web Services
8 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.93%) Hedge funds
2 20 (6.60%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.60%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (4.95%) Derivative
4 13 (4.29%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.31%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.98%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.65%) Eurex
9 5 (1.65%) Replication
9 5 (1.65%) Equities
9 5 (1.65%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.65%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.32%) Physics
10 4 (1.32%) Statistics
10 4 (1.32%) SecurID
11 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.99%) EPoS
11 3 (0.99%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 134 (44.22%) Windows
2 80 (26.40%) Linux
3 62 (20.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (17.16%) Windows 7
4 52 (17.16%) UNIX
5 39 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (3.96%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.30%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.97%) Mac OS X
10 8 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.31%) Debian
11 7 (2.31%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.98%) CentOS
13 5 (1.65%) Fedora
13 5 (1.65%) SUSE
13 5 (1.65%) Solaris
14 4 (1.32%) NetWare
15 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (12.21%) ITIL
2 29 (9.57%) Project Management
3 21 (6.93%) Electronic Trading
4 17 (5.61%) Low Latency
5 15 (4.95%) Asset Management
6 12 (3.96%) CRM
7 11 (3.63%) Incident Management
8 10 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (3.30%) Business Analysis
9 9 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (2.97%) Change Management
9 9 (2.97%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.31%) E-Commerce
10 7 (2.31%) Business Continuity
10 7 (2.31%) Problem Management
10 7 (2.31%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (1.98%) Service Desk Management
11 6 (1.98%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (1.98%) Service Delivery
11 6 (1.98%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 82 (27.06%) SQL
2 55 (18.15%) Python
3 54 (17.82%) Perl
4 26 (8.58%) Java
5 19 (6.27%) Bash Shell
6 18 (5.94%) PHP
7 14 (4.62%) C++
8 9 (2.97%) C
9 8 (2.64%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.31%) VBA
10 7 (2.31%) C#
10 7 (2.31%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.65%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.65%) Tcl
12 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.32%) ABAP
12 4 (1.32%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.32%) ActionScript 2.0
13 3 (0.99%) Ruby
13 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (11.22%) Degree
2 20 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (6.27%) CCNA
4 13 (4.29%) MCSE
5 11 (3.63%) MCSA
6 9 (2.97%) CCA
7 7 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.31%) MCP
8 5 (1.65%) CCNP
8 5 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.32%) MCITP
10 2 (0.66%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (0.66%) CCSA
10 2 (0.66%) CCSE
10 2 (0.66%) HND
10 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.66%) VCAP
10 2 (0.66%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.65%) SLA
2 4 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 73 (24.09%) Active Directory
2 29 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.64%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.31%) vSphere
5 5 (1.65%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.99%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.66%) NFS
7 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.33%) XenApp
8 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.33%) UAG
8 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (4.29%) SCCM
2 6 (1.98%) Puppet
3 5 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.99%) SCOM
5 3 (0.99%) ARCserve
5 3 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.66%) Nagios
6 2 (0.66%) WSUS
7 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.33%) OpenView
7 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 85 (28.05%) Microsoft
2 55 (18.15%) VMware
3 44 (14.52%) Cisco
4 24 (7.92%) Oracle
5 22 (7.26%) HP
6 16 (5.28%) CheckPoint
7 15 (4.95%) Red Hat
8 14 (4.62%) Citrix
9 13 (4.29%) Altiris
10 12 (3.96%) Symantec
10 12 (3.96%) Reuters
11 10 (3.30%) Bloomberg
11 10 (3.30%) Apple
11 10 (3.30%) Fidessa
11 10 (3.30%) GL TRADE
12 8 (2.64%) SolarWinds
13 7 (2.31%) ServiceNow
13 7 (2.31%) SunGard
13 7 (2.31%) Juniper
13 7 (2.31%) Mitel
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
networx
Salary: £28,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 36000 and 42000 plus overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + pension, private medical
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bromley
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago