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 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 216 245 248
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 45 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 0.36% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.37% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 17
Average salary £35,000 £25,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,050 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
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 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
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 22 May 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 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
Hertfordshire +9 17 £34,000 +13.33% 3
Essex +12 10 £35,000 -8.49% 3
Suffolk - 9 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +7 7 £41,000 +29.43% 1
Bedfordshire +11 2 £37,500 +78.57%
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (50.56%) Windows
2 30 (33.71%) Linux
3 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
4 26 (29.21%) SQL
5 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
6 18 (20.22%) SAN
7 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
8 15 (16.85%) UNIX
8 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (14.61%) MCSE
10 12 (13.48%) Firewall
10 12 (13.48%) VMware
10 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
11 11 (12.36%) PowerShell
12 10 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (11.24%) Finance
12 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
13 9 (10.11%) TCP/IP
13 9 (10.11%) SAP
13 9 (10.11%) Shell Script
13 9 (10.11%) SC Cleared
14 8 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (8.99%) Release Management
14 8 (8.99%) Degree
14 8 (8.99%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (8.99%) DNS
14 8 (8.99%) CCNP
14 8 (8.99%) CCNA
14 8 (8.99%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.25%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) SAP FI-AP
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.25%) SunGard AvantGard
1 2 (2.25%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.25%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.25%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (1.12%) Agresso
2 1 (1.12%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Maximo
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) SAN
2 12 (13.48%) Firewall
3 9 (10.11%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.99%) DNS
5 7 (7.87%) Internet
6 6 (6.74%) SSH
6 6 (6.74%) FTP
6 6 (6.74%) HTTP
7 3 (3.37%) LAN
7 3 (3.37%) Wireless
7 3 (3.37%) Network Security
8 2 (2.25%) WAN
8 2 (2.25%) DHCP
9 1 (1.12%) Intranet
9 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) MS Access
3 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Electronics
3 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Telematics
2 5 (5.62%) EqualLogic
2 5 (5.62%) CCTV
2 5 (5.62%) Streaming Music
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.12%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.12%) AS400
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) LPAR
5 1 (1.12%) iSeries
5 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.12%) Physics
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Life Science
5 1 (1.12%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Windows
2 30 (33.71%) Linux
3 15 (16.85%) UNIX
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) AIX
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (8.99%) Release Management
1 8 (8.99%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (7.87%) ITIL
2 7 (7.87%) Regression Testing
2 7 (7.87%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
4 3 (3.37%) ERP
4 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.37%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.25%) Resource Management
5 2 (2.25%) System Testing
5 2 (2.25%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.25%) Change Management
5 2 (2.25%) Project Management
5 2 (2.25%) CRM
6 1 (1.12%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.12%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) SQL
2 11 (12.36%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.11%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.74%) C
5 5 (5.62%) Java
6 2 (2.25%) VBA
6 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.25%) VBScript
7 1 (1.12%) ABAP
7 1 (1.12%) Python
7 1 (1.12%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.61%) MCSE
3 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
4 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (10.11%) SC Cleared
6 8 (8.99%) Degree
6 8 (8.99%) CCNP
6 8 (8.99%) CCNA
7 5 (5.62%) MCSA
8 4 (4.49%) MCITP
9 2 (2.25%) CCA
10 1 (1.12%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) iptables
3 2 (2.25%) vSphere
3 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.25%) XenApp
3 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Cacti
1 5 (5.62%) Opsview
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) SCOM
3 1 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) VMware
3 9 (10.11%) SAP
4 8 (8.99%) Cisco
5 6 (6.74%) Symantec
6 5 (5.62%) Adobe
6 5 (5.62%) Dell
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle
7 4 (4.49%) Citrix
7 4 (4.49%) HP
8 3 (3.37%) CODA
8 3 (3.37%) IBM
8 3 (3.37%) NETGEAR
9 2 (2.25%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.25%) Cognos
9 2 (2.25%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.25%) NetApp
9 2 (2.25%) SunGard
10 1 (1.12%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.12%) Apple
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TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65-75k+
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Qualifications
Posted: 18 days ago
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: up to £30k + car + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago