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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 538 529 590
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 351 432 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 299 379 249
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
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
95301 104500 95835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 79153 86609 80539
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
(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 -9 157 £40,000 +8.10% 13
South East -13 60 £31,250 -3.84% 11
East of England +29 47 £35,000 +34.61% 5
South West -13 37 £36,000 +44.00% 9
West Midlands -1 20 £23,000 -35.79%
North West +7 18 £27,000 -16.92% 2
Yorkshire +6 7 £34,500 +31.42% 2
East Midlands -6 7 £35,000 -7.89%
Systems Support
UK

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 357 (49.86%) Windows
2 245 (34.22%) Microsoft
3 227 (31.70%) SQL
4 187 (26.12%) Linux
5 182 (25.42%) Finance
6 179 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 164 (22.91%) SQL Server
8 161 (22.49%) VMware
9 138 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 136 (18.99%) MS Excel
11 115 (16.06%) MS Exchange
12 113 (15.78%) MS Office
13 109 (15.22%) Oracle
14 104 (14.53%) UNIX
15 94 (13.13%) Cisco
16 93 (12.99%) Firewall
17 91 (12.71%) ITIL
17 91 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
18 90 (12.57%) TCP/IP
19 89 (12.43%) DNS
20 88 (12.29%) Windows Server 2012
21 85 (11.87%) Windows 7
22 81 (11.31%) Windows Server 2003
23 80 (11.17%) Degree
24 79 (11.03%) Perl
25 77 (10.75%) SAN
26 76 (10.61%) Python
27 71 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
28 69 (9.64%) LAN
29 61 (8.52%) Java

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 115 (16.06%) MS Exchange
2 60 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (8.24%) IIS
4 39 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 34 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 32 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 31 (4.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 26 (3.63%) Lync
9 23 (3.21%) Apache
10 17 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (1.96%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.98%) CMS
13 5 (0.70%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.56%) JBoss
14 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.56%) Gentran
14 4 (0.56%) Site Server
14 4 (0.56%) nginx
15 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 136 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 113 (15.78%) MS Office
3 13 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.56%) MS Project
6 3 (0.42%) Abaqus
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 19 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 19 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 16 (2.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (1.12%) Oracle AGIS
7 7 (0.98%) Northgate Housing
8 6 (0.84%) Agresso
9 5 (0.70%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.70%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.70%) SAP FI-AP
9 5 (0.70%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 4 (0.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 4 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.96%) SaaS
2 14 (1.96%) Office 365
3 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 93 (12.99%) Firewall
2 90 (12.57%) TCP/IP
3 89 (12.43%) DNS
4 77 (10.75%) SAN
5 69 (9.64%) LAN
6 58 (8.10%) WAN
7 56 (7.82%) DHCP
8 45 (6.28%) VPN
9 39 (5.45%) Wireless
10 28 (3.91%) Internet
11 25 (3.49%) VLAN
12 21 (2.93%) SMTP
13 19 (2.65%) NAS
14 16 (2.23%) IMAP
14 16 (2.23%) VoIP
14 16 (2.23%) DMZ
15 14 (1.96%) WLAN
16 11 (1.54%) FTP
17 10 (1.40%) HTTP
18 9 (1.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (22.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.79%) MySQL
3 20 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.23%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.54%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.98%) Redis
9 7 (0.98%) Informix
9 7 (0.98%) MS Access
9 7 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.70%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.70%) DB2
11 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.70%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.56%) Emacs
3 2 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.28%) JIRA
3 2 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.14%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 182 (25.42%) Finance
2 34 (4.75%) Front Office
3 25 (3.49%) Banking
4 19 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.51%) Retail
6 17 (2.37%) Back Office
7 13 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.68%) Legal
9 9 (1.26%) Electronics
10 8 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.98%) Marketing
11 7 (0.98%) French Language
12 5 (0.70%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (0.56%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.56%) Games
13 4 (0.56%) Advertising
14 3 (0.42%) Law
14 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.31%) .NET
2 17 (2.37%) FIX Protocol
3 16 (2.23%) MAPI
4 15 (2.09%) XML
5 14 (1.96%) Web Services
6 11 (1.54%) Application Packaging
7 9 (1.26%) HTML
8 7 (0.98%) CSS
9 6 (0.84%) EDI
9 6 (0.84%) Regular Expression
10 4 (0.56%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.28%) Middleware
11 2 (0.28%) X-Windows
11 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.28%) COM
12 1 (0.14%) J2EE
12 1 (0.14%) JSP
12 1 (0.14%) LAMP
12 1 (0.14%) Ajax
12 1 (0.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 31 (4.33%) Data Centre
5 30 (4.19%) Blackberry
6 24 (3.35%) Hedge funds
7 20 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
8 19 (2.65%) iPhone
8 19 (2.65%) Replication
9 17 (2.37%) PDA
10 15 (2.09%) EqualLogic
11 14 (1.96%) Derivative
12 11 (1.54%) Mathematics
13 8 (1.12%) Physics
13 8 (1.12%) SWIFT
13 8 (1.12%) Eurex
13 8 (1.12%) Statistics
13 8 (1.12%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.98%) Clustering
15 6 (0.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 357 (49.86%) Windows
2 187 (26.12%) Linux
3 138 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 104 (14.53%) UNIX
5 88 (12.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 85 (11.87%) Windows 7
7 81 (11.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (7.26%) Windows XP
9 33 (4.61%) Windows 8
10 28 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (3.63%) Windows Vista
12 18 (2.51%) Android
13 16 (2.23%) Ubuntu
14 15 (2.09%) Windows 2000
15 14 (1.96%) Solaris
15 14 (1.96%) CentOS
16 11 (1.54%) SUSE
16 11 (1.54%) Debian
17 9 (1.26%) AIX
17 9 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (12.71%) ITIL
2 56 (7.82%) Project Management
3 29 (4.05%) CRM
4 27 (3.77%) Change Management
4 27 (3.77%) Electronic Trading
5 22 (3.07%) Use Case
6 21 (2.93%) Asset Management
6 21 (2.93%) ERP
6 21 (2.93%) Service Management
6 21 (2.93%) Low Latency
6 21 (2.93%) DevOps
7 19 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (2.51%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (2.37%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (2.23%) Regression Testing
11 15 (2.09%) Workflow
11 15 (2.09%) PRINCE2
11 15 (2.09%) Systems Analysis
11 15 (2.09%) Network Monitoring
12 14 (1.96%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 227 (31.70%) SQL
2 79 (11.03%) Perl
3 76 (10.61%) Python
4 61 (8.52%) Java
5 38 (5.31%) PowerShell
6 31 (4.33%) C
7 27 (3.77%) C++
7 27 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 26 (3.63%) Shell Script
9 17 (2.37%) PHP
10 14 (1.96%) C#
11 12 (1.68%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.54%) VBA
13 10 (1.40%) JavaScript
14 9 (1.26%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.12%) Tcl
16 7 (0.98%) sed
16 7 (0.98%) AWK
17 6 (0.84%) VBScript
18 4 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 80 (11.17%) Degree
2 71 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (7.82%) MCSE
4 44 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (5.03%) CCNA
6 28 (3.91%) Security Cleared
7 19 (2.65%) SC Cleared
7 19 (2.65%) MCSA
8 16 (2.23%) MCITP
9 13 (1.82%) CCNP
10 11 (1.54%) MCP
11 10 (1.40%) CCA
11 10 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (1.12%) ACCA
13 8 (1.12%) CIMA
13 8 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
14 6 (0.84%) HND
14 6 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.73%) SLA
2 8 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.56%) QA
5 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.28%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.28%) DO-254
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 179 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 91 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (7.54%) Hyper-V
4 38 (5.31%) vSphere
5 18 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.54%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.84%) ISA Server
7 6 (0.84%) NFS
7 6 (0.84%) XenApp
8 5 (0.70%) Firmware
9 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.56%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.42%) Samba
11 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.28%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.28%) iptables
12 1 (0.14%) KVM
12 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.14%) UAG
12 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (6.42%) SCCM
2 45 (6.28%) SCOM
3 23 (3.21%) Backup Exec
4 8 (1.12%) SCVMM
5 7 (0.98%) HAProxy
5 7 (0.98%) Puppet
6 6 (0.84%) WSUS
6 6 (0.84%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.70%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.70%) Cacti
7 5 (0.70%) Opsview
8 4 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.56%) Nagios
8 4 (0.56%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.42%) nmon
9 3 (0.42%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.28%) SCSM
10 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 245 (34.22%) Microsoft
2 161 (22.49%) VMware
3 109 (15.22%) Oracle
4 94 (13.13%) Cisco
5 42 (5.87%) Citrix
6 41 (5.73%) Symantec
7 37 (5.17%) HP
8 35 (4.89%) Red Hat
9 28 (3.91%) SAP
10 26 (3.63%) Apple
11 19 (2.65%) IBM
12 17 (2.37%) Veeam
13 16 (2.23%) Draytek
13 16 (2.23%) NetApp
13 16 (2.23%) CheckPoint
14 14 (1.96%) Reuters
14 14 (1.96%) Altiris
15 13 (1.82%) GL TRADE
15 13 (1.82%) Fidessa
16 12 (1.68%) Bloomberg
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £34-36k+
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
EU-Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
RecruitX
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Computer Project Services Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago