The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 244 224 238
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 19 33 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.46% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 35
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7639 7232 8194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.77% 94.55% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6379 6190 6968
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Support
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Essex +6 5 £23,000 -23.33% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 5 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Bedfordshire -5 5 £25,000 -16.66%
Suffolk - 2 £22,000 -
Hertfordshire -18 1 £20,000 -32.77%
Norfolk - 1 £22,000 -
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) MS Office
3 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
4 16 (34.04%) SQL
5 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.79%) Citrix
6 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (25.53%) XenApp
7 12 (25.53%) Backup Exec
7 12 (25.53%) DHCP
7 12 (25.53%) DNS
7 12 (25.53%) LAN
7 12 (25.53%) WAN
7 12 (25.53%) Windows 8
8 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
8 11 (23.40%) MCP
9 10 (21.28%) Firewall
10 9 (19.15%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) ITIL
10 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
10 9 (19.15%) SAN
10 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
11 8 (17.02%) Websense
11 8 (17.02%) MCSA
11 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
11 8 (17.02%) Wireless
11 8 (17.02%) XenDesktop
11 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (14.89%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
1 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.64%) JOnAS
2 5 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (8.51%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (4.26%) FormScape
Applications
1 22 (46.81%) MS Office
2 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) DHCP
1 12 (25.53%) DNS
1 12 (25.53%) LAN
1 12 (25.53%) WAN
2 10 (21.28%) Firewall
3 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
3 9 (19.15%) SAN
4 8 (17.02%) Wireless
5 4 (8.51%) NAS
5 4 (8.51%) NetScaler
5 4 (8.51%) ADSL
5 4 (8.51%) VPN
5 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.38%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) 3GPP
7 2 (4.26%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) Text Mining
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Front Office
2 3 (6.38%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) XML
1 1 (2.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.51%) SecurID
3 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.13%) CCTV
3 1 (2.13%) Streaming Music
3 1 (2.13%) Informatics
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (25.53%) Windows 8
4 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.64%) Linux
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Phone
7 4 (8.51%) VMS
7 4 (8.51%) Android
8 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.26%) UNIX
10 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) ERP
3 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
4 4 (8.51%) Workflow
5 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 1 (2.13%) Online Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.13%) Analytics
6 1 (2.13%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) DevOps
6 1 (2.13%) System Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) VBScript
2 2 (4.26%) C
2 2 (4.26%) C++
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) PHP
2 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (23.40%) MCP
3 8 (17.02%) MCSA
4 6 (12.77%) MCSE
4 6 (12.77%) CCA
4 6 (12.77%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (8.51%) Degree
5 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.26%) CCEA
6 2 (4.26%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) XenApp
2 8 (17.02%) XenDesktop
3 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.64%) vSphere
4 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.51%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Opsview
3 1 (2.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Citrix
3 9 (19.15%) VMware
4 8 (17.02%) Websense
5 5 (10.64%) Symantec
6 4 (8.51%) Business Objects
6 4 (8.51%) Clearswift
6 4 (8.51%) McAfee
6 4 (8.51%) Lotus
6 4 (8.51%) CODA
6 4 (8.51%) AppSense
7 2 (4.26%) Wind River
8 1 (2.13%) Mitel
8 1 (2.13%) Civica
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) Epicor
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) Adobe
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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