The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 167 158 159
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 7 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.65% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.67% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 8
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Systems Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3414 3556 2945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.98% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2813 2982 2521
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Systems Support
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Nottinghamshire +6 5 £35,000 -7.89%
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Electronics
7 3 (18.75%) HNC
7 3 (18.75%) HND
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) MCSE
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (12.50%) DHCP
8 2 (12.50%) VPN
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) Avaya
8 2 (12.50%) Windows XP

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) COBOL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) HNC
2 3 (18.75%) HND
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) MBCS
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Toshiba
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Spiceworks
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) Google