The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 56 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.99% 3.06% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 3.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Average salary £29,500 £20,800 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.82% -28.27%
UK excluding London average salary £29,200 £27,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+6.18% -11.29%
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 Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
384 377 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.81% 96.17% 98.93%
Number of salaries quoted 320 324 341
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Devon

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Devon

Systems Support
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +5 3 £29,500 +46.40%
Systems Support
South West

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) SCOM
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Back Office
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 6 (40.00%) ISA Server
5 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
5 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (40.00%) MS Office
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 5 (33.33%) Internet
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
7 4 (26.67%) SCCM
7 4 (26.67%) WSUS
7 4 (26.67%) Dell
7 4 (26.67%) Nagios
7 4 (26.67%) CommVault
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Process Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) VCP5
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) ISA Server
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (20.00%) XenServer
4 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCOM
2 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) WSUS
2 4 (26.67%) Nagios
3 3 (20.00%) HP SIM
3 3 (20.00%) OpenView
4 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) CommVault
4 4 (26.67%) Bomgar
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) HP