Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 16 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 119 148
Rank change year-on-year -24 +29 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 7 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.69% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.72% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Scotland median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +38.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,499 2,092 2,647
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.23% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,573 1,408 1,705
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £28,297
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% +2.41%

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Edinburgh

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in Edinburgh

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Support in Edinburgh

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Systems Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) Skype
5 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory