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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 548 535 557
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 350 397 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.38% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 315 347 275
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,570
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £55,000 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £33,787 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.62% -
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
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
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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 -19 116 £38,750 -3.12% 17
South East -1 88 £35,000 +20.68% 9
East of England +25 43 £38,924 +46.88% 3
South West -5 37 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Yorkshire +1 20 £32,500 +23.80% 1
North West +20 16 £27,500 -5.17%
East Midlands -21 15 £32,500 -27.77% 1
West Midlands -9 14 £23,000 -29.00% 3
North East -11 3 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Systems Support
UK

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 364 (51.34%) Windows
2 242 (34.13%) Microsoft
3 215 (30.32%) SQL
4 203 (28.63%) Active Directory
5 202 (28.49%) Linux
6 184 (25.95%) VMware
7 180 (25.39%) Finance
8 171 (24.12%) SQL Server
9 144 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 120 (16.93%) MS Excel
11 117 (16.50%) MS Office
12 104 (14.67%) Oracle
13 103 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 102 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 102 (14.39%) DNS
15 101 (14.25%) ITIL
16 100 (14.10%) UNIX
16 100 (14.10%) Firewall
17 98 (13.82%) MS Exchange
18 95 (13.40%) Degree
19 84 (11.85%) SAN
19 84 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003
20 82 (11.57%) TCP/IP
21 80 (11.28%) Perl
22 78 (11.00%) Windows 7
23 75 (10.58%) IIS
24 74 (10.44%) LAN
25 69 (9.73%) Java
26 65 (9.17%) Python
27 63 (8.89%) Citrix

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 98 (13.82%) MS Exchange
2 75 (10.58%) IIS
3 60 (8.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (6.35%) SharePoint
5 31 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (4.09%) Lync
7 27 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 25 (3.53%) Apache
9 20 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (2.12%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
12 6 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.71%) Confluence
13 5 (0.71%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.56%) CMS
14 4 (0.56%) Site Server
15 3 (0.42%) nginx
15 3 (0.42%) Gentran
16 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 120 (16.93%) MS Excel
2 117 (16.50%) MS Office
3 8 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.71%) InDesign
5 5 (0.71%) MS Project
6 3 (0.42%) Abaqus
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (1.27%) Agresso
6 8 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (1.13%) Northgate Housing
7 7 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 7 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.56%) CODA-Financials
8 4 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.42%) Infor CRM
9 3 (0.42%) SunGard AvantGard
9 3 (0.42%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.42%) Maximo
10 2 (0.28%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.28%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.08%) Office 365
2 20 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.40%) SaaS
4 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (14.39%) DNS
2 100 (14.10%) Firewall
3 84 (11.85%) SAN
4 82 (11.57%) TCP/IP
5 74 (10.44%) LAN
6 60 (8.46%) WAN
7 52 (7.33%) DHCP
8 39 (5.50%) VPN
9 35 (4.94%) Wireless
10 27 (3.81%) Internet
11 23 (3.24%) VLAN
12 18 (2.54%) NAS
13 16 (2.26%) SMTP
14 15 (2.12%) iSCSI
15 14 (1.97%) VoIP
16 13 (1.83%) WLAN
17 10 (1.41%) Intranet
17 10 (1.41%) IMAP
17 10 (1.41%) IP Telephony
18 9 (1.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (24.12%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (2.68%) MySQL
4 19 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (2.12%) Crystal Reports
6 14 (1.97%) Data Mining
6 14 (1.97%) Redis
7 13 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (1.41%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.27%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.99%) MS Access
12 6 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.71%) Informix
13 5 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.71%) Big Data
13 5 (0.71%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (0.99%) JIRA
2 5 (0.71%) Emacs
3 4 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.14%) MSI
4 1 (0.14%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 180 (25.39%) Finance
2 29 (4.09%) Front Office
3 20 (2.82%) Banking
3 20 (2.82%) Retail
4 18 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 17 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.41%) Back Office
6 10 (1.41%) Legal
7 8 (1.13%) Electronics
7 8 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (0.99%) Law
9 6 (0.85%) Local Government
10 5 (0.71%) French Language
10 5 (0.71%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (0.56%) Advertising
12 3 (0.42%) Publishing
12 3 (0.42%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.42%) Marketing
13 2 (0.28%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.51%) .NET
2 17 (2.40%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (1.41%) XML
4 9 (1.27%) MAPI
4 9 (1.27%) HTML
5 7 (0.99%) Web Services
5 7 (0.99%) CSS
6 6 (0.85%) Application Packaging
7 5 (0.71%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.42%) EDI
8 3 (0.42%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.28%) COM
9 2 (0.28%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.28%) LAMP
9 2 (0.28%) WCF
9 2 (0.28%) RESTful
10 1 (0.14%) CSS3
10 1 (0.14%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.14%) Ajax
10 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.63%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.35%) Data Centre
4 41 (5.78%) Management Information System
5 29 (4.09%) Hedge funds
6 24 (3.39%) Blackberry
6 24 (3.39%) Replication
7 20 (2.82%) EqualLogic
8 18 (2.54%) Statistics
9 17 (2.40%) Mathematics
9 17 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
10 14 (1.97%) Physics
11 11 (1.55%) iPhone
12 10 (1.41%) PDA
13 8 (1.13%) SWIFT
13 8 (1.13%) Eurex
14 7 (0.99%) Private Cloud
15 6 (0.85%) Fixed Income
16 5 (0.71%) Clustering
16 5 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 364 (51.34%) Windows
2 202 (28.49%) Linux
3 144 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 102 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 100 (14.10%) UNIX
6 84 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (11.00%) Windows 7
8 46 (6.49%) Windows XP
9 29 (4.09%) Windows 8
10 23 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (2.96%) Windows Vista
12 19 (2.68%) Windows 2000
13 16 (2.26%) Ubuntu
14 12 (1.69%) Solaris
15 11 (1.55%) Debian
15 11 (1.55%) CentOS
16 10 (1.41%) SUSE
16 10 (1.41%) Android
17 9 (1.27%) Mac OS
18 8 (1.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (14.25%) ITIL
2 58 (8.18%) Project Management
3 40 (5.64%) ERP
4 31 (4.37%) CRM
5 29 (4.09%) Change Management
6 28 (3.95%) DevOps
7 24 (3.39%) Electronic Trading
7 24 (3.39%) Service Management
7 24 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (3.24%) Asset Management
9 21 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (2.82%) Low Latency
11 17 (2.40%) Capacity Management
11 17 (2.40%) Business Analysis
12 16 (2.26%) Service Delivery
13 15 (2.12%) Systems Analysis
13 15 (2.12%) PRINCE2
14 14 (1.97%) Configuration Management
14 14 (1.97%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 215 (30.32%) SQL
2 80 (11.28%) Perl
3 69 (9.73%) Java
4 65 (9.17%) Python
5 43 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 37 (5.22%) Shell Script
7 27 (3.81%) Bash Shell
7 27 (3.81%) C
8 19 (2.68%) C++
9 16 (2.26%) T-SQL
10 13 (1.83%) C#
11 11 (1.55%) VBA
12 10 (1.41%) JavaScript
13 8 (1.13%) Tcl
13 8 (1.13%) VBScript
14 7 (0.99%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.85%) PHP
15 6 (0.85%) sed
15 6 (0.85%) AWK
16 4 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 95 (13.40%) Degree
2 62 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (6.91%) MCSE
4 31 (4.37%) CCNA
4 31 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (3.53%) MCSA
6 22 (3.10%) Security Cleared
7 20 (2.82%) MCITP
7 20 (2.82%) MCP
8 14 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.83%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.55%) CCNP
11 6 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.71%) CCA
12 5 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.56%) RHCE
14 3 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.42%) HND
14 3 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.08%) SLA
2 6 (0.85%) QA
3 4 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 203 (28.63%) Active Directory
2 103 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (7.90%) Hyper-V
4 41 (5.78%) VMware ESXi
5 40 (5.64%) vSphere
6 14 (1.97%) XenApp
7 12 (1.69%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.85%) Firmware
9 5 (0.71%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.56%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.56%) NFS
11 3 (0.42%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.42%) KVM
11 3 (0.42%) iptables
12 2 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.14%) qmail
13 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.14%) UAG
13 1 (0.14%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 49 (6.91%) SCOM
2 45 (6.35%) SCCM
3 17 (2.40%) SCVMM
4 16 (2.26%) Backup Exec
4 16 (2.26%) Tivoli
5 15 (2.12%) HAProxy
6 6 (0.85%) Puppet
6 6 (0.85%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.71%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.56%) Nagios
8 4 (0.56%) WSUS
9 3 (0.42%) Cacti
9 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.42%) Opsview
10 1 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.14%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 242 (34.13%) Microsoft
2 184 (25.95%) VMware
3 104 (14.67%) Oracle
4 63 (8.89%) Citrix
5 60 (8.46%) Cisco
6 31 (4.37%) Red Hat
7 26 (3.67%) IBM
8 25 (3.53%) HP
9 24 (3.39%) Symantec
10 21 (2.96%) SAP
11 20 (2.82%) ServiceNow
12 17 (2.40%) Apple
13 16 (2.26%) Veeam
14 14 (1.97%) Nimble Storage
15 13 (1.83%) Avaya
15 13 (1.83%) Reuters
15 13 (1.83%) Bloomberg
16 10 (1.41%) Northgate
16 10 (1.41%) Cognos
16 10 (1.41%) NetApp
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 32000-40000 + Bands
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Kantar World Panel UK
Salary: £60,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Nativ Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum to £70K DOE Plus Bens Plus ESOP
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Navitas
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago