Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

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

Systems Support
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 686 659 638
Rank change year-on-year -27 -21 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 142 217 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 115 204 267
London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,100 £31,250 £27,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,875 £80,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.01% +1.07% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69686 79445 86785
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.92% 96.06% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 56082 68932 73244
London median annual salary £59,229 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support 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 in London.

Salary trend for Systems Support in London

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support in London over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support in London

Systems Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the London region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +32 39 £55,000 +4.76% 1
West London +15 21 £38,000 +1.33%
South London +8 5 £42,000 +21.74%
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 London region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 54 (38.03%) Finance
2 53 (37.32%) SQL
3 46 (32.39%) Windows
4 39 (27.46%) Microsoft
5 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
6 31 (21.83%) Office 365
6 31 (21.83%) Windows Server
7 30 (21.13%) VMware
8 27 (19.01%) Linux
9 26 (18.31%) VPN
10 24 (16.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (14.79%) Unix
13 20 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (14.08%) SharePoint
13 20 (14.08%) Active Directory
13 20 (14.08%) Firewall
13 20 (14.08%) Degree
14 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (13.38%) Law
15 18 (12.68%) Legal
15 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
15 18 (12.68%) T-SQL
16 17 (11.97%) User Experience
17 16 (11.27%) Power BI
17 16 (11.27%) MDX
17 16 (11.27%) MS Exchange
18 15 (10.56%) Practice Management
18 15 (10.56%) VLAN
18 15 (10.56%) Hyper-V

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.41%) IIS
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.70%) Apache
4 1 (0.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) nginx
4 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.70%) SAS
4 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.70%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.82%) Northgate Housing
2 3 (2.11%) HFM
2 3 (2.11%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.41%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.41%) Orchard Housing
3 2 (1.41%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.41%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.70%) Actimize
4 1 (0.70%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.70%) Endur
4 1 (0.70%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.70%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.70%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.70%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.83%) Office 365
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.82%) G Suite
3 4 (2.82%) SaaS
4 2 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.41%) Boomi
4 2 (1.41%) IaaS
4 2 (1.41%) PaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 26 (18.31%) VPN
2 20 (14.08%) Firewall
3 15 (10.56%) VLAN
4 12 (8.45%) DNS
5 11 (7.75%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.34%) Internet
7 7 (4.93%) LAN
8 6 (4.23%) WAN
9 5 (3.52%) Intranet
10 4 (2.82%) DHCP
10 4 (2.82%) SAN
11 3 (2.11%) HTTP
11 3 (2.11%) LDAP
11 3 (2.11%) SMTP
11 3 (2.11%) SSH
12 1 (0.70%) Extranet
12 1 (0.70%) OSPF
12 1 (0.70%) SMS
12 1 (0.70%) VoIP
12 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (13.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (11.27%) Power BI
5 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (1.41%) GIS
8 2 (1.41%) MS Access
8 2 (1.41%) MySQL
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Smart View
8 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.41%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.70%) Essbase
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (2.11%) Toad
2 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 54 (38.03%) Finance
2 19 (13.38%) Law
3 18 (12.68%) Legal
4 9 (6.34%) Front Office
5 8 (5.63%) Banking
6 4 (2.82%) Retail
7 3 (2.11%) Advertising
7 3 (2.11%) Marketing
8 2 (1.41%) Billing
8 2 (1.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Back Office
9 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.27%) MDX
2 5 (3.52%) HTML
3 4 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.11%) .NET
4 3 (2.11%) Middleware
5 2 (1.41%) CSS
5 2 (1.41%) EDI
5 2 (1.41%) LAMP
5 2 (1.41%) XML
6 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.70%) J2EE
6 1 (0.70%) jQuery
6 1 (0.70%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.70%) REST
6 1 (0.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.97%) User Experience
2 12 (8.45%) Equities
3 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.93%) Derivative
5 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.82%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.11%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.11%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.41%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.41%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.41%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.70%) Fintech
9 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.70%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.39%) Windows
2 31 (21.83%) Windows Server
3 27 (19.01%) Linux
4 21 (14.79%) Unix
5 9 (6.34%) Windows 7
5 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.93%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.52%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.82%) Android
9 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.82%) Solaris
10 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.70%) CentOS
12 1 (0.70%) Debian
12 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (10.56%) Practice Management
3 8 (5.63%) Change Management
3 8 (5.63%) Project Management
4 6 (4.23%) CRM
5 5 (3.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (3.52%) ITIL
5 5 (3.52%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (3.52%) Validation
6 4 (2.82%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (2.82%) Data Management
6 4 (2.82%) IT Governance
6 4 (2.82%) Matrix Management
6 4 (2.82%) Problem Management
6 4 (2.82%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (2.82%) Supplier Management
6 4 (2.82%) Unit Testing
6 4 (2.82%) Use Case
6 4 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.32%) SQL
2 18 (12.68%) T-SQL
3 13 (9.15%) Bash Shell
4 11 (7.75%) Python
5 10 (7.04%) Java
6 9 (6.34%) Perl
7 7 (4.93%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.93%) VB
8 5 (3.52%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.11%) C#
9 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.41%) C++
10 2 (1.41%) PHP
10 2 (1.41%) VBA
11 1 (0.70%) C
11 1 (0.70%) Julia
11 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.70%) R
11 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (14.08%) Degree
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.82%) A+ Certification
3 4 (2.82%) ACCA
3 4 (2.82%) MCDST
3 4 (2.82%) MCP
4 3 (2.11%) CIMA
4 3 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.11%) MCSE
4 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) CCNA
5 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.70%) AAT
6 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) MCITP
6 1 (0.70%) MCSA
6 1 (0.70%) RHCA
6 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) SLA
2 4 (2.82%) GxP
2 4 (2.82%) ISO 14001
2 4 (2.82%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) PMO
3 1 (0.70%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.70%) SEPA
System Software
1 23 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (14.08%) Active Directory
3 15 (10.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.70%) KVM
4 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) SCCM
2 2 (1.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.70%) Icinga
3 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.70%) Netcool
3 1 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 39 (27.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (21.13%) VMware
3 9 (6.34%) Oracle
4 7 (4.93%) Cisco
5 5 (3.52%) Remedy
6 4 (2.82%) Capita
6 4 (2.82%) Citrix
6 4 (2.82%) Dell
6 4 (2.82%) Google
6 4 (2.82%) Northgate
6 4 (2.82%) SAP
7 3 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (1.41%) Altiris
8 2 (1.41%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.41%) Charles River
8 2 (1.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.41%) Cognos
8 2 (1.41%) Orchard
8 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
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