The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Support in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 76 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 32 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.61% 0.29% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 0.30% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 11
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +85.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £44,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £56,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Systems Support
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1214 668 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.94% 97.95% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 610 727
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Brighton

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Systems Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Support in their job title.

1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 21 (45.65%) Linux
3 21 (45.65%) TCP/IP
4 18 (39.13%) LAMP
5 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
5 17 (36.96%) VMware
6 14 (30.43%) VoIP
6 14 (30.43%) DHCP
6 14 (30.43%) FTP
6 14 (30.43%) DNS
6 14 (30.43%) Cisco
6 14 (30.43%) SSH
6 14 (30.43%) VLAN
6 14 (30.43%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (26.09%) MySQL
7 12 (26.09%) Citrix
7 12 (26.09%) Internet
7 12 (26.09%) Wireshark
7 12 (26.09%) Polycom
8 11 (23.91%) PHP
8 11 (23.91%) IIS
8 11 (23.91%) VPN
8 11 (23.91%) DSL
8 11 (23.91%) Postfix
8 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
8 11 (23.91%) OpenVPN
9 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 8 (17.39%) WAN
9 8 (17.39%) SLA

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Systems Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) TCP/IP
2 14 (30.43%) DNS
2 14 (30.43%) VoIP
2 14 (30.43%) DHCP
2 14 (30.43%) FTP
2 14 (30.43%) SSH
2 14 (30.43%) VLAN
2 14 (30.43%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (26.09%) Wireshark
3 12 (26.09%) Internet
4 11 (23.91%) DSL
4 11 (23.91%) OpenVPN
4 11 (23.91%) VPN
5 8 (17.39%) WAN
6 4 (8.70%) LAN
7 2 (4.35%) NAS
7 2 (4.35%) Firewall
7 2 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) MySQL
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) ITIL
2 3 (6.52%) Change Management
2 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
2 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.17%) Operations Management
3 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) PHP
1 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Postfix
2 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) VMware
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco
4 12 (26.09%) Polycom
4 12 (26.09%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Sage
5 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (8.70%) SAP
6 3 (6.52%) Sitecore