The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 123 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% 0.099% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,628
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +8.58%
Systems Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1942 1954 1738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.47% 96.83% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1641 1581 1506
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Bristol

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) E-business
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ResourceLink
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BI
2 1 (14.29%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) E-business
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Zend
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco