The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 620 589 564
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 290 358 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.38% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 244 266 303
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,200 £27,750
% change year-on-year
+11.30% +5.22%
Systems Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in England

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in England

Systems Support
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
London +1 118 £37,500 -4.45% 14
East of England +3 38 £29,750 -0.83% 4
South West +11 33 £28,000 -10.40% 2
North West +39 26 £33,500 +67.50% 1
South East -74 25 £40,000 +37.93% 10
East Midlands +12 20 £32,909 -25.20% 2
Yorkshire +17 17 £30,000 +9.09% 3
West Midlands -28 11 £40,000 +60.00%
Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Support
UK

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 216 (38.64%) Windows
2 189 (33.81%) SQL
3 142 (25.40%) Linux
4 129 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 129 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 118 (21.11%) Finance
6 117 (20.93%) Windows Server
7 116 (20.75%) SQL Server
8 114 (20.39%) VMware
9 85 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
10 83 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 67 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 67 (11.99%) ITIL
11 67 (11.99%) Degree
12 66 (11.81%) MS Office
12 66 (11.81%) MS Exchange
13 63 (11.27%) Cisco
14 62 (11.09%) Firewall
15 61 (10.91%) TCP/IP
16 58 (10.38%) DNS
17 55 (9.84%) MS Excel
18 52 (9.30%) Unix
18 52 (9.30%) Windows 7
19 47 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2010
19 47 (8.41%) HTML
19 47 (8.41%) Java
20 46 (8.23%) Red Hat
21 45 (8.05%) AS400
21 45 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
22 43 (7.69%) DHCP

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 66 (11.81%) MS Exchange
2 47 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (7.33%) SharePoint
4 24 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (3.94%) IIS
6 17 (3.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (3.04%) Tomcat
7 16 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (2.33%) Apache
10 8 (1.43%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.54%) CMS
12 3 (0.54%) Drupal
12 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.54%) JBoss
12 3 (0.54%) Moodle
12 3 (0.54%) Totara
13 2 (0.36%) Documentum
13 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 66 (11.81%) MS Office
2 55 (9.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.36%) Revit
5 1 (0.18%) HipChat
5 1 (0.18%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.07%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.54%) Aareon QL
3 3 (0.54%) Academy Housing
3 3 (0.54%) arcHouse
3 3 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.54%) Line 500
3 3 (0.54%) MIS ActiveH
3 3 (0.54%) Northgate Housing
3 3 (0.54%) OPENHousing
3 3 (0.54%) Orchard Housing
3 3 (0.54%) Salerio
3 3 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.54%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.86%) Office 365
2 10 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.54%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.36%) SaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) Datadog
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 62 (11.09%) Firewall
2 61 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 58 (10.38%) DNS
4 43 (7.69%) DHCP
5 39 (6.98%) VPN
6 36 (6.44%) SAN
7 35 (6.26%) LAN
8 32 (5.72%) VLAN
9 31 (5.55%) WAN
10 21 (3.76%) VoIP
11 16 (2.86%) Internet
12 15 (2.68%) SMTP
13 14 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
14 12 (2.15%) SSH
15 11 (1.97%) HTTP
16 10 (1.79%) Skype
16 10 (1.79%) Wireless
17 9 (1.61%) Network Security
17 9 (1.61%) SSL
17 9 (1.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (3.22%) Crystal Reports
4 15 (2.68%) MySQL
5 14 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.61%) Big Data
8 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.07%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.72%) Informix
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.54%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.18%) JIRA
4 1 (0.18%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.18%) Maven
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 118 (21.11%) Finance
2 26 (4.65%) Marketing
3 24 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.94%) Manufacturing
5 20 (3.58%) Banking
5 20 (3.58%) Retail
6 16 (2.86%) Advertising
7 14 (2.50%) Law
8 13 (2.33%) Legal
9 10 (1.79%) Back Office
10 9 (1.61%) Electronics
11 7 (1.25%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.89%) Front Office
13 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.54%) Billing
14 3 (0.54%) Games
14 3 (0.54%) Publishing
15 2 (0.36%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.41%) HTML
2 40 (7.16%) .NET
3 29 (5.19%) LAMP
4 23 (4.11%) FIX Protocol
5 15 (2.68%) ASP.NET
5 15 (2.68%) Flash
6 12 (2.15%) XML
7 11 (1.97%) CSS
7 11 (1.97%) Web Services
8 10 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.61%) EDI
10 8 (1.43%) 802.1X
10 8 (1.43%) jQuery
11 6 (1.07%) Classic ASP
11 6 (1.07%) MAPI
11 6 (1.07%) Software Packaging
12 4 (0.72%) ADO.NET
12 4 (0.72%) Ajax
12 4 (0.72%) SOAP
12 4 (0.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 85 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (8.05%) AS400
3 23 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.94%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.58%) Data Centre
6 19 (3.40%) iSeries
7 17 (3.04%) Replication
8 15 (2.68%) Blackberry
9 12 (2.15%) Eurex
10 9 (1.61%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.25%) Equities
11 7 (1.25%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.07%) iPhone
12 6 (1.07%) PDA
13 5 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.89%) Derivative
13 5 (0.89%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.89%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 216 (38.64%) Windows
2 142 (25.40%) Linux
3 117 (20.93%) Windows Server
4 67 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (9.30%) Unix
5 52 (9.30%) Windows 7
6 45 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (7.16%) CentOS
8 31 (5.55%) Ubuntu
9 29 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (3.40%) Windows 8
11 17 (3.04%) Windows XP
12 15 (2.68%) Solaris
13 14 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (2.33%) SUSE
15 12 (2.15%) Debian
15 12 (2.15%) Fedora
16 11 (1.97%) Windows 10
17 9 (1.61%) Mac OS X
17 9 (1.61%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (11.99%) ITIL
2 40 (7.16%) ERP
3 34 (6.08%) Change Management
4 29 (5.19%) CRM
5 27 (4.83%) Asset Management
6 25 (4.47%) Project Management
7 24 (4.29%) Incident Management
8 20 (3.58%) Service Management
9 18 (3.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (3.04%) Network Management
11 16 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
11 16 (2.86%) Workflow
12 15 (2.68%) Campaign Management
12 15 (2.68%) Service Delivery
13 14 (2.50%) Data Analysis
13 14 (2.50%) PRINCE2
13 14 (2.50%) Risk Management
13 14 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 189 (33.81%) SQL
2 47 (8.41%) Java
3 34 (6.08%) RPG
4 31 (5.55%) Bash Shell
5 29 (5.19%) Python
6 28 (5.01%) T-SQL
7 27 (4.83%) JavaScript
8 22 (3.94%) Perl
9 20 (3.58%) C#
10 19 (3.40%) C
11 17 (3.04%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.68%) R
13 13 (2.33%) VB.NET
14 12 (2.15%) C++
14 12 (2.15%) Tcl
15 9 (1.61%) VB
16 7 (1.25%) PHP
16 7 (1.25%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.07%) VBA
18 5 (0.89%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 67 (11.99%) Degree
2 35 (6.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (4.29%) MCSE
4 21 (3.76%) MCITP
5 20 (3.58%) MCSA
6 18 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (2.68%) MCP
8 13 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.97%) CCNA
10 7 (1.25%) CCNP
10 7 (1.25%) CFA
10 7 (1.25%) MBA
10 7 (1.25%) PhD
10 7 (1.25%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.07%) CCSE
11 6 (1.07%) CCSP
12 5 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.54%) DBS Check
15 2 (0.36%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.22%) SLA
2 9 (1.61%) QA
3 4 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.18%) EMIR
5 1 (0.18%) GxP
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 129 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 83 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.62%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (1.07%) vSphere
5 6 (1.07%) XenApp
6 5 (0.89%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.89%) Xen
7 4 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.54%) Cronacle
8 3 (0.54%) iptables
8 3 (0.54%) NFS
8 3 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.36%) Firmware
9 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.36%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.18%) UAG
10 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (4.29%) SCCM
2 15 (2.68%) Nagios
3 12 (2.15%) Backup Exec
3 12 (2.15%) SCOM
4 7 (1.25%) WSUS
5 5 (0.89%) Cacti
5 5 (0.89%) HP SIM
6 4 (0.72%) logstash
7 3 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.54%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.36%) Puppet
9 1 (0.18%) Kibana
9 1 (0.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 129 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 114 (20.39%) VMware
3 63 (11.27%) Cisco
4 46 (8.23%) Red Hat
5 37 (6.62%) Citrix
5 37 (6.62%) Oracle
6 23 (4.11%) Apple
7 22 (3.94%) Bloomberg
7 22 (3.94%) SAP
8 19 (3.40%) HP
9 15 (2.68%) IBM
9 15 (2.68%) Reuters
10 14 (2.50%) EMC
11 12 (2.15%) Fidessa
11 12 (2.15%) GL TRADE
11 12 (2.15%) NYFIX
11 12 (2.15%) Patsystems
11 12 (2.15%) Sun
12 9 (1.61%) Dell
12 9 (1.61%) NetApp
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Battersea, London
Battersea Dogs & Cats Home
Salary: £12,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mirfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby
University of Derby
Salary: Up to £32,909 (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Devizes, Wiltshire
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: up to £22K per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 Per Annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Netsource Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £38-40,000 (negotiable) + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Central Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£40k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago