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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 518 519 534
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 389 373 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.39% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 314 304 321
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,925 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -5.55%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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
London +20 150 £40,000 - 13
South East +55 109 £31,500 -3.07% 12
East of England -20 34 £35,500 +29.09% 2
South West -2 32 £28,500 -8.06% 2
North West -9 20 £26,625 -11.25% 1
West Midlands -28 15 £25,000 -5.66%
Yorkshire -32 15 £27,500 +19.56% 2
East Midlands +31 11 £43,000 -28.33% 2
North East -10 3 £20,000 -63.63%
Systems Support
UK

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 342 (45.00%) Windows
2 240 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 232 (30.53%) SQL
4 171 (22.50%) VMware
4 171 (22.50%) Linux
5 160 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 157 (20.66%) MS Excel
7 143 (18.82%) Finance
8 133 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 128 (16.84%) SQL Server
10 118 (15.53%) MS Office
11 111 (14.61%) Degree
12 108 (14.21%) MS Exchange
13 102 (13.42%) Oracle
14 101 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 99 (13.03%) Cisco
16 91 (11.97%) TCP/IP
17 88 (11.58%) DNS
18 85 (11.18%) ITIL
19 83 (10.92%) Citrix
19 83 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
20 82 (10.79%) UNIX
21 67 (8.82%) SLA
22 65 (8.55%) Windows 7
23 64 (8.42%) DHCP
24 59 (7.76%) Project Management
25 57 (7.50%) Java
26 55 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
27 53 (6.97%) Firewall
28 52 (6.84%) SAN

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 108 (14.21%) MS Exchange
2 49 (6.45%) IIS
3 41 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (3.29%) Apache
5 24 (3.16%) SharePoint
6 20 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (1.97%) Lync
9 14 (1.84%) Tomcat
10 13 (1.71%) Node.js
11 11 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (1.18%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.18%) CMS
12 9 (1.18%) WebLogic
13 8 (1.05%) JBoss
14 4 (0.53%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.53%) WorkSite
14 4 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 157 (20.66%) MS Excel
2 118 (15.53%) MS Office
3 14 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.92%) SPSS
5 5 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.26%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.13%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.13%) FreeHand
7 1 (0.13%) Maya
7 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) InDesign
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (2.11%) Agresso
4 11 (1.45%) SAP FI
4 11 (1.45%) SAP CO
4 11 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (1.32%) Oracle AGIS
5 10 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
5 10 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.92%) SAP FI-AP
8 7 (0.92%) ResourceLink
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 5 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.03%) SaaS
2 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.53%) IaaS
4 2 (0.26%) Office 365
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.13%) Taleo
5 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 91 (11.97%) TCP/IP
2 88 (11.58%) DNS
3 64 (8.42%) DHCP
4 53 (6.97%) Firewall
5 52 (6.84%) SAN
6 51 (6.71%) LAN
7 50 (6.58%) VPN
8 49 (6.45%) WAN
9 42 (5.53%) VLAN
10 40 (5.26%) Internet
11 39 (5.13%) FTP
12 35 (4.61%) VoIP
13 25 (3.29%) SSH
14 21 (2.76%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (2.50%) HTTP
16 17 (2.24%) Wireshark
17 16 (2.11%) Intranet
18 13 (1.71%) OpenVPN
18 13 (1.71%) DSL
19 12 (1.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (4.74%) MySQL
4 23 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 13 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (1.71%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.32%) MS Access
6 10 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.53%) Hyperion Smart View
9 4 (0.53%) DTS
9 4 (0.53%) Essbase
10 3 (0.39%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.39%) Big Data
10 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Toad
1 7 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (0.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.79%) JUnit
2 6 (0.79%) Subversion
3 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.39%) Maven
4 3 (0.39%) JIRA
4 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.39%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.13%) Ant
6 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 143 (18.82%) Finance
2 35 (4.61%) Retail
3 27 (3.55%) Front Office
4 26 (3.42%) Banking
5 22 (2.89%) Back Office
6 21 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.50%) Aerospace
8 18 (2.37%) Legal
9 11 (1.45%) Law
10 10 (1.32%) Billing
11 6 (0.79%) Games
12 5 (0.66%) Advertising
13 4 (0.53%) Publishing
13 4 (0.53%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.53%) French Language
14 3 (0.39%) Marketing
14 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.00%) XML
2 29 (3.82%) .NET
3 15 (1.97%) LAMP
4 14 (1.84%) Web Services
4 14 (1.84%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (1.71%) FIX Protocol
6 12 (1.58%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (1.32%) HTML
8 9 (1.18%) Spring
9 8 (1.05%) CSS
9 8 (1.05%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.92%) Middleware
11 6 (0.79%) GWT
11 6 (0.79%) Hibernate
11 6 (0.79%) Ajax
11 6 (0.79%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.79%) Java EE
12 5 (0.66%) XSLT
12 5 (0.66%) EDI
12 5 (0.66%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.47%) Management Information System
3 28 (3.68%) Blackberry
4 23 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.58%) Statistics
6 11 (1.45%) User Experience
7 10 (1.32%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.32%) Wiki
7 10 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.18%) E-Learning
9 8 (1.05%) Replication
9 8 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 7 (0.92%) Derivative
10 7 (0.92%) Fat Client
11 6 (0.79%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.79%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.79%) iPhone
11 6 (0.79%) PDA
12 5 (0.66%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 342 (45.00%) Windows
2 171 (22.50%) Linux
3 133 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (10.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 82 (10.79%) UNIX
6 65 (8.55%) Windows 7
7 45 (5.92%) Windows XP
8 37 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (3.68%) Windows 8
10 20 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.84%) Android
12 12 (1.58%) Windows 2000 Server
12 12 (1.58%) Windows Vista
13 10 (1.32%) Ubuntu
14 9 (1.18%) Solaris
14 9 (1.18%) CentOS
15 8 (1.05%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.79%) AIX
17 5 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (11.18%) ITIL
2 59 (7.76%) Project Management
3 41 (5.39%) ERP
4 32 (4.21%) Service Delivery
5 30 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (3.95%) CRM
6 24 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 23 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 21 (2.76%) Configuration Management
9 19 (2.50%) Workflow
9 19 (2.50%) E-Commerce
9 19 (2.50%) Migration
10 18 (2.37%) Mentoring
11 17 (2.24%) Change Control
12 16 (2.11%) Release Management
12 16 (2.11%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (2.11%) Incident Management
13 15 (1.97%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (1.71%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 232 (30.53%) SQL
2 57 (7.50%) Java
3 46 (6.05%) Python
4 42 (5.53%) Perl
4 42 (5.53%) PHP
5 32 (4.21%) PowerShell
6 31 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 27 (3.55%) C++
8 20 (2.63%) Shell Script
9 16 (2.11%) C
10 15 (1.97%) C#
10 15 (1.97%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.45%) VB
12 8 (1.05%) JavaScript
13 7 (0.92%) ABAP
13 7 (0.92%) VBA
14 5 (0.66%) AWK
15 4 (0.53%) XPath
15 4 (0.53%) sed
16 3 (0.39%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 111 (14.61%) Degree
2 46 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (4.47%) MCSE
4 33 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (3.68%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (2.50%) CCNA
8 18 (2.37%) CCA
9 15 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
10 14 (1.84%) ACCA
10 14 (1.84%) CIMA
11 12 (1.58%) MCITP
11 12 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (1.45%) MCSA
13 10 (1.32%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.32%) DV Cleared
14 9 (1.18%) MCP
15 7 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.92%) Chartered Engineer
16 6 (0.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (8.82%) SLA
2 12 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.18%) QA
5 7 (0.92%) DO-178B
5 7 (0.92%) DO-254
6 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 160 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 101 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 29 (3.82%) XenApp
5 13 (1.71%) Postfix
5 13 (1.71%) Firmware
6 12 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 12 (1.58%) VMware Server
6 12 (1.58%) vSphere
7 10 (1.32%) NFS
7 10 (1.32%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.05%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.92%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.79%) Xen
11 5 (0.66%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.66%) Samba
12 4 (0.53%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.39%) KVM
13 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (3.68%) Backup Exec
2 26 (3.42%) SCCM
3 25 (3.29%) SCOM
4 14 (1.84%) Puppet
5 13 (1.71%) WSUS
6 12 (1.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (1.45%) Nagios
8 8 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.66%) nmon
11 4 (0.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (0.53%) Opsview
11 4 (0.53%) OpenView
12 3 (0.39%) DameWare
12 3 (0.39%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.39%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.39%) SCSM
13 2 (0.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 240 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 171 (22.50%) VMware
3 102 (13.42%) Oracle
4 99 (13.03%) Cisco
5 83 (10.92%) Citrix
6 37 (4.87%) Red Hat
6 37 (4.87%) Symantec
7 35 (4.61%) SAP
8 26 (3.42%) NetApp
9 25 (3.29%) HP
10 18 (2.37%) Apple
11 17 (2.24%) F5
12 16 (2.11%) Dell
13 14 (1.84%) Mitel
13 14 (1.84%) Polycom
14 11 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (1.32%) IBM
16 9 (1.18%) Sun
16 9 (1.18%) Northgate
16 9 (1.18%) Veeam
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Incommunities
Salary: From £31,160 to £34,894 per annum + 2 hours overtime each week
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newton Abbot
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32500.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago