Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Systems Support
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 199 230
Rank change year-on-year -10 +31 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 12 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.28% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 5
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% - +31.58%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,625 £30,050
90th Percentile £35,000 £41,875 £42,500
UK median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5453 4965 6164
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 95.92% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3499 3084 3969
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,238 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Scotland

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in Scotland

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for Systems Support in Scotland

Systems Support
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Edinburgh -18 9 £33,750 -10.00%
Glasgow -8 6 £33,750 -10.00%
Aberdeen - 1 £32,500 -
Systems Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Scotland region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (25.00%) Legal
5 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) SCCM
7 1 (8.33%) NetSuite
7 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) SIEM
7 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
7 1 (8.33%) Epicor Tropos
7 1 (8.33%) Infor M3
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (8.33%) Marketo
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) CyberArk
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Skype

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
1 1 (8.33%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (8.33%) Infor M3
1 1 (8.33%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) CRM
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (8.33%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) SIEM
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) CyberArk
1 1 (8.33%) Epicor
1 1 (8.33%) IFS
1 1 (8.33%) Infor
1 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
1 1 (8.33%) Marketo
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Novell
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Sage
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (8.33%) SAP