The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 87 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 12 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.04% 0.29% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.30% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Systems Support
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1126 1012 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.57% 98.73% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 955 872 953
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Systems Support
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support across the East Sussex region.

Systems Support Salary Trend in East Sussex

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Systems Support
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Brighton +2 12 £35,000 -
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) VMware
2 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
3 22 (45.83%) TCP/IP
3 22 (45.83%) Linux
3 22 (45.83%) MS Exchange
4 21 (43.75%) DHCP
4 21 (43.75%) DNS
4 21 (43.75%) Cisco
5 20 (41.67%) VoIP
6 17 (35.42%) FTP
6 17 (35.42%) Bash Shell
7 16 (33.33%) SSH
7 16 (33.33%) VLAN
7 16 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (29.17%) Wireshark
8 14 (29.17%) Polycom
8 14 (29.17%) Citrix
8 14 (29.17%) MySQL
8 14 (29.17%) Internet
9 13 (27.08%) DSL
9 13 (27.08%) LAMP
9 13 (27.08%) PHP
9 13 (27.08%) IIS
9 13 (27.08%) VPN
9 13 (27.08%) Postfix
9 13 (27.08%) OpenVPN
10 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 22 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.08%) IIS
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 21 (43.75%) DNS
2 21 (43.75%) DHCP
3 20 (41.67%) VoIP
4 17 (35.42%) FTP
5 16 (33.33%) SSH
5 16 (33.33%) VLAN
5 16 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (29.17%) Wireshark
6 14 (29.17%) Internet
7 13 (27.08%) DSL
7 13 (27.08%) VPN
7 13 (27.08%) OpenVPN
8 9 (18.75%) WAN
9 5 (10.42%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Linux
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL
1 4 (8.33%) Change Management
2 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
2 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (6.25%) Line Management
3 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.08%) Validation
4 1 (2.08%) Data Management
4 1 (2.08%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.08%) Data Validation
4 1 (2.08%) People Management
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Bash Shell
2 13 (27.08%) PHP
3 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) Python
3 4 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Postfix
2 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.25%) WSUS
1 3 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
1 25 (52.08%) VMware
2 21 (43.75%) Cisco
3 14 (29.17%) Citrix
3 14 (29.17%) Polycom
4 4 (8.33%) Sage
4 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.33%) SAP
5 3 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (6.25%) Dell
5 3 (6.25%) McAfee
5 3 (6.25%) NetApp
5 3 (6.25%) Veritas
5 3 (6.25%) Sitecore