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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 215 260 240
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 47 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 18
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £16,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £44,000 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £31,375 £30,000 £27,628
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +8.58%
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
7323 8155 8088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.58% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6000 6780 7035
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 21 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 8 £32,250 +37.67%
Essex +7 7 £26,000 -42.22%
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire +30 4 £33,750 +60.71% 3
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 44 (51.16%) Windows
2 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
3 26 (30.23%) SQL
4 24 (27.91%) Linux
5 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
6 16 (18.60%) SAN
6 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
7 14 (16.28%) VMware
7 14 (16.28%) SAP
7 14 (16.28%) MS Exchange
8 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (12.79%) MCSE
9 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
10 10 (11.63%) MS Office
11 9 (10.47%) UNIX
11 9 (10.47%) Firewall
12 8 (9.30%) ITIL
12 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
12 8 (9.30%) DNS
12 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
12 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
12 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (8.14%) Server Monitoring
13 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (8.14%) Degree
13 7 (8.14%) Cisco
13 7 (8.14%) Citrix
13 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (8.14%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.63%) MS Office
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.49%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.49%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Maximo
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) SAN
2 9 (10.47%) Firewall
3 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.30%) DNS
4 7 (8.14%) Internet
5 6 (6.98%) SSH
5 6 (6.98%) FTP
5 6 (6.98%) HTTP
6 4 (4.65%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.49%) Network Security
7 3 (3.49%) Wireless
7 3 (3.49%) LAN
8 2 (2.33%) WAN
8 2 (2.33%) DHCP
9 1 (1.16%) VoIP
9 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.33%) MS Access
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (8.14%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Electronics
3 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.49%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Billing
4 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) CCTV
1 6 (6.98%) Telematics
1 6 (6.98%) EqualLogic
2 5 (5.81%) Streaming Music
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.16%) Physics
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Social Network
5 1 (1.16%) FMCG
5 1 (1.16%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (51.16%) Windows
2 24 (27.91%) Linux
3 9 (10.47%) UNIX
4 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.81%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Vista
6 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.30%) ITIL
2 7 (8.14%) Server Monitoring
3 6 (6.98%) Regression Testing
3 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
4 5 (5.81%) Release Management
4 5 (5.81%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.49%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (3.49%) ERP
5 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.49%) CRM
6 2 (2.33%) Project Management
6 2 (2.33%) System Testing
6 2 (2.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.16%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.16%) Time Management
7 1 (1.16%) Data Mapping
7 1 (1.16%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.16%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) SQL
2 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.98%) C
3 6 (6.98%) Java
3 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.33%) R
4 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.33%) VBScript
4 2 (2.33%) ABAP
4 2 (2.33%) Python
4 2 (2.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.79%) MCSE
3 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.14%) Degree
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.98%) MCSA
5 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.81%) CCNP
6 5 (5.81%) CCNA
7 4 (4.65%) MCITP
8 3 (3.49%) CCA
9 1 (1.16%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (1.16%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.81%) XenApp
2 5 (5.81%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.16%) iptables
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Cacti
1 6 (6.98%) Opsview
2 2 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) SCOM
3 1 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.28%) SAP
2 14 (16.28%) VMware
3 7 (8.14%) Cisco
3 7 (8.14%) Citrix
4 6 (6.98%) Symantec
4 6 (6.98%) Dell
5 5 (5.81%) Adobe
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle
7 3 (3.49%) HP
7 3 (3.49%) NETGEAR
8 2 (2.33%) IBM
8 2 (2.33%) Mitel
8 2 (2.33%) NetApp
8 2 (2.33%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.16%) Sage
9 1 (1.16%) Apple
9 1 (1.16%) CODA
9 1 (1.16%) Brocade
9 1 (1.16%) WatchGuard
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