The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 224 224 224
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 40 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.55% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 25
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,750 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +5.45%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in the East of England

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in the East of England

Systems Support
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire +15 19 £30,500 +52.50% 1
Essex -5 16 £29,500 -34.44%
Norfolk +15 5 £31,750 +58.75% 1
Bedfordshire -2 4 £36,250 +36.79%
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £48,200 +66.20% 2
Suffolk -12 1 £22,500 -25.00%
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 34 (50.00%) Windows
2 26 (38.24%) SQL
3 24 (35.29%) MS Office
4 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
5 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
6 20 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 18 (26.47%) VMware
8 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (22.06%) DHCP
9 15 (22.06%) DNS
9 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
10 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
11 13 (19.12%) Linux
11 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
11 13 (19.12%) VPN
11 13 (19.12%) Finance
12 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
12 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (16.18%) Degree
13 11 (16.18%) CRM
14 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
14 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
14 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (14.71%) Office 365
15 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (13.24%) ERP
16 8 (11.76%) Firewall
16 8 (11.76%) SAP

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (35.29%) MS Office
2 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.94%) Sage X3
2 2 (2.94%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.47%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.47%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) DHCP
1 15 (22.06%) DNS
2 13 (19.12%) VPN
3 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.76%) Firewall
4 8 (11.76%) Skype
5 7 (10.29%) SMTP
5 7 (10.29%) VLAN
6 6 (8.82%) DMZ
6 6 (8.82%) IMAP
6 6 (8.82%) SAN
6 6 (8.82%) Wireless
7 3 (4.41%) IPsec
7 3 (4.41%) NAS
8 2 (2.94%) FTP
8 2 (2.94%) Internet
9 1 (1.47%) Broadband
9 1 (1.47%) HTTP
9 1 (1.47%) OSPF
9 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Games
2 3 (4.41%) Law
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Billing
3 2 (2.94%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) MAPI
2 2 (2.94%) EDI
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) Middleware
3 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.82%) iPhone
2 6 (8.82%) PDA
2 6 (8.82%) Replication
3 4 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) AS400
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
5 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (19.12%) Linux
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.82%) Android
7 6 (8.82%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.82%) Windows Vista
7 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.88%) Mac OS
8 4 (5.88%) Unix
9 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.18%) CRM
2 9 (13.24%) ERP
3 7 (10.29%) Data Analysis
4 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.41%) Cash Management
5 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.41%) Network Management
5 3 (4.41%) Service Management
6 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.94%) ITIL
6 2 (2.94%) Project Management
6 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.94%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.47%) Change Management
7 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.47%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) C
3 3 (4.41%) ABAP
3 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.47%) GxP
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
3 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.41%) iptables
5 3 (4.41%) NFS
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.47%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.47%) UAG
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.47%) VMware
3 8 (11.76%) Cisco
3 8 (11.76%) SAP
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle
5 6 (8.82%) Apple
5 6 (8.82%) Draytek
6 4 (5.88%) Citrix
7 3 (4.41%) JD Edwards
7 3 (4.41%) Veeam
8 2 (2.94%) Cognos
8 2 (2.94%) ComArch
8 2 (2.94%) Epicor
8 2 (2.94%) IFS
8 2 (2.94%) NetApp
8 2 (2.94%) Sage
9 1 (1.47%) Avaya
9 1 (1.47%) CA
9 1 (1.47%) CODA
9 1 (1.47%) Juniper
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: £25k - £28k + bonus - £34k OTE + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago