The median annual salary for a Systems Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 90 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £28,000 £31,568
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.30%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1027 1213 1312
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.22% 93.60% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 666 784 799
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Systems Support in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, 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%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) WatchGuard
4 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) HND
5 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Network Management
5 2 (28.57%) QMS
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds

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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) IP Telephony
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) OpenVMS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) SUSE
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) QMS
1 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) WatchGuard
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds