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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 218 199 246
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 34 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.53% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.55% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 32
Average salary £35,500 £27,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% -19.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,650 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £41,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -8.66%
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
7344 6551 8524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 5257 7412
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -1 15 £41,500 +53.70% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 15 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Hertfordshire -18 3 £20,000 -34.95% 2
Bedfordshire -1 1 £28,500 +3.63%
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
3 15 (27.78%) MS Office
4 13 (24.07%) SQL
4 13 (24.07%) SAP
5 11 (20.37%) VMware
6 10 (18.52%) MS Exchange
7 9 (16.67%) ITIL
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.96%) Linux
8 7 (12.96%) Citrix
8 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (11.11%) SAN
10 5 (9.26%) Oracle
10 5 (9.26%) LAN
10 5 (9.26%) WAN
10 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
10 5 (9.26%) Firewall
10 5 (9.26%) Front Office
10 5 (9.26%) Finance
10 5 (9.26%) Mitel
10 5 (9.26%) ResourceLink
10 5 (9.26%) Degree
10 5 (9.26%) XenApp
10 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (7.41%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) Documentum
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
2 15 (27.78%) MS Office
3 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) ResourceLink
2 3 (5.56%) SAP FI-AP
2 3 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 3 (5.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.70%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.85%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 6 (11.11%) SAN
2 5 (9.26%) LAN
2 5 (9.26%) WAN
2 5 (9.26%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) NetScaler
4 3 (5.56%) Internet
5 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.70%) NAS
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) VoIP
5 2 (3.70%) VPN
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) Intranet
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.85%) Text Mining
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Ant
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.26%) Front Office
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.70%) Billing
3 2 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) J2EE
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) SecurID
1 2 (3.70%) CCTV
1 2 (3.70%) Graphic Design
1 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
1 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (1.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (1.85%) Informatics
2 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) UNIX
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.70%) Android
4 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.70%) VMS
5 1 (1.85%) Solaris
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
2 3 (5.56%) System Testing
3 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.70%) Resource Management
3 2 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (1.85%) ERP
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.85%) Change Management
4 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.85%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (1.85%) Project Planning
4 1 (1.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (1.85%) Test Scripting
4 1 (1.85%) Project Management
4 1 (1.85%) Service Management
4 1 (1.85%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.85%) Change Control
4 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (1.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) ABAP
2 3 (5.56%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (3.70%) R
3 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 4 (7.41%) MCSE
4 3 (5.56%) CCA
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.70%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (3.70%) MCITP
5 2 (3.70%) MCSA
5 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 1 (1.85%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.85%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.85%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) CIPD
6 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.26%) XenApp
2 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.56%) vSphere
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.70%) Cacti
1 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (3.70%) Opsview
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) SAP
3 11 (20.37%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Citrix
5 5 (9.26%) Mitel
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle
6 2 (3.70%) Lotus
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.70%) Symantec
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee
6 2 (3.70%) Clearswift
6 2 (3.70%) Dell
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (1.85%) Adobe
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.85%) Tableau
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £5K package
Posted: 4 days ago
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networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
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Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
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