The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 111 106 120
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% 0.39% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.41% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £41,250 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +8.33%
Systems Support
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1690 1464 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.21% 95.00% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1284 1698
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Cambridge

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Mitel
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (20.00%) Wind River
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) FormScape
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) 3GPP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (10.00%) VMware

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (20.00%) FormScape
2 1 (10.00%) Documentum
2 1 (10.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (20.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Informatics
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Mitel
1 2 (20.00%) Wind River
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle