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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 222 245 239
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 45 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.36% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 24
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,950 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
7391 7871 7593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.57% 95.31% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6148 6608 6581
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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
Essex +9 15 £38,848 +1.56% 1
Hertfordshire +7 12 £45,000 +50.00%
Suffolk +10 10 £35,000 +59.09%
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £41,000 +28.72%
Norfolk -1 3 £30,000 +4.34%
Bedfordshire +5 1 £37,500 +78.57% 1
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 47 (51.09%) Windows
2 35 (38.04%) Linux
3 26 (28.26%) SQL
4 24 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 23 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
7 20 (21.74%) SAN
8 17 (18.48%) Firewall
8 17 (18.48%) UNIX
9 15 (16.30%) Security Cleared
10 14 (15.22%) VMware
10 14 (15.22%) Finance
11 12 (13.04%) MCSE
11 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (11.96%) DNS
12 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
12 11 (11.96%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
13 10 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
13 10 (10.87%) MS Exchange
14 9 (9.78%) Internet
14 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
15 8 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (8.70%) CCNP
15 8 (8.70%) CCNA
15 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
15 8 (8.70%) Windows XP
15 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 10 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Office
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) CODA-Financials
2 3 (3.26%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.26%) SunGard AvantGard
3 2 (2.17%) Maximo
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.09%) Primavera
4 1 (1.09%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.09%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.09%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.74%) SAN
2 17 (18.48%) Firewall
3 11 (11.96%) DNS
4 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.78%) Internet
6 6 (6.52%) SSH
6 6 (6.52%) FTP
6 6 (6.52%) HTTP
7 5 (5.43%) DHCP
8 3 (3.26%) PBX
8 3 (3.26%) IPv4
8 3 (3.26%) VLAN
8 3 (3.26%) Wireless
9 2 (2.17%) Network Security
9 2 (2.17%) LAN
10 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (6.52%) MS Access
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Electronics
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) French Language
5 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Telematics
1 6 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.43%) EqualLogic
2 5 (5.43%) CCTV
2 5 (5.43%) Streaming Music
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.26%) Replication
5 2 (2.17%) AS400
5 2 (2.17%) LPAR
5 2 (2.17%) iSeries
6 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.09%) GIS
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Physics
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Life Science
6 1 (1.09%) Social Network
6 1 (1.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.09%) Windows
2 35 (38.04%) Linux
3 17 (18.48%) UNIX
4 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.96%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (8.70%) Release Management
2 8 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (7.61%) Server Monitoring
3 7 (7.61%) Regression Testing
4 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (5.43%) ITIL
5 5 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.35%) ERP
7 3 (3.26%) Workflow
7 3 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.26%) Software Licensing
8 2 (2.17%) Change Management
8 2 (2.17%) CRM
8 2 (2.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.17%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.17%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.26%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.52%) C
5 5 (5.43%) Java
6 3 (3.26%) VBA
7 2 (2.17%) VBScript
8 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.04%) MCSE
2 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.70%) CCNP
4 8 (8.70%) CCNA
4 8 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.61%) Degree
6 4 (4.35%) MCSA
7 2 (2.17%) MCITP
8 1 (1.09%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.26%) iptables
5 2 (2.17%) vSphere
5 2 (2.17%) Firmware
6 1 (1.09%) XenApp
6 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Cacti
1 5 (5.43%) Opsview
2 2 (2.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.17%) SCOM
3 1 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.22%) VMware
3 6 (6.52%) Cisco
3 6 (6.52%) CODA
3 6 (6.52%) Symantec
4 5 (5.43%) Dell
4 5 (5.43%) Citrix
4 5 (5.43%) IBM
4 5 (5.43%) Adobe
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle
5 4 (4.35%) Cognos
5 4 (4.35%) HP
6 3 (3.26%) Thunderhead
6 3 (3.26%) SAP
6 3 (3.26%) SunGard
7 2 (2.17%) NetApp
7 2 (2.17%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.17%) NETGEAR
7 2 (2.17%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.09%) LogRhythm
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