The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank - 75 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
719 679 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.87% 96.59% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 581 566 443
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Dorset

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SalesLogix
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Sage
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco