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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 163 171 143
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 12 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.28% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 15
Average salary £43,750 £60,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +118.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,200 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £60,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
3460 3456 2714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.11% 96.83% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 2951 2389
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,188 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram 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 21 November 2014. 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
Leicestershire +21 8 £45,000 +23.28%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £22,500 -
Lincolnshire +17 1 - -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (40.48%) Degree
3 17 (40.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 12 (28.57%) Project Management
5 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 10 (23.81%) SQL
6 10 (23.81%) LAN
6 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (23.81%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) Aerospace
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 7 (16.67%) MS Office
8 7 (16.67%) ITIL
8 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (14.29%) Oracle
9 6 (14.29%) IIS
9 6 (14.29%) WAN
9 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
10 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) LAN
2 6 (14.29%) WAN
2 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Aerospace
3 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
1 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.76%) LAMP
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.14%) Life Science
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Xbox
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.14%) UNIX
5 3 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 12 (28.57%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.52%) Data Security
6 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (2.38%) Information Security
7 1 (2.38%) IT Governance
7 1 (2.38%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.38%) Line Management
7 1 (2.38%) SEO
7 1 (2.38%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) HND
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (9.52%) DameWare
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) NetApp
3 4 (9.52%) Symantec
3 4 (9.52%) Sophos
4 3 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) F5
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) IBM