Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Support
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 307 308 353
Rank change year-on-year +1 +45 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 21 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 33
City of London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -20.45%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,500 £25,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £61,200
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £38,640 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.99% +10.40% -17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,016 10,212 13,438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 96.54% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8,930 9,315 11,892
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,006 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.68% +1.82%

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Systems Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in the City of London

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in the City of London

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Support in the City of London

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Systems Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (28.57%) Actimize
4 6 (28.57%) J2EE
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) QA
4 6 (28.57%) Cash Management
4 6 (28.57%) SWIFT
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 6 (28.57%) SEPA
5 4 (19.05%) Elite 3E
5 4 (19.05%) Aderant
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Law
5 4 (19.05%) Legal
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Derivative
6 2 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Unix
6 2 (9.52%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) Active Directory

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Actimize
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (19.05%) Elite 3E
3 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (4.76%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) Skype
1 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Law
3 4 (19.05%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) SWIFT
2 2 (9.52%) Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) BYOD
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 6 (28.57%) Cash Management
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCDP
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
1 6 (28.57%) SEPA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Aderant
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) VMware