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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 558 529 553
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 353 425 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 319 378 279
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
96432 103854 97223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.47% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80542 85900 81828
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 7 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 7 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 -26 130 £40,000 - 11
South East +10 81 £35,000 +12.90% 9
East of England +22 44 £35,000 +16.66% 1
South West -7 36 £28,000 -4.27% 4
North West +23 17 £26,500 -18.46% 3
Yorkshire +16 17 £32,500 +23.80%
West Midlands -17 16 £23,000 -29.00% 5
East Midlands -29 9 £30,000 -33.33% 3
North East -10 3 £32,500 -27.77%
Systems Support
UK

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 377 (51.57%) Windows
2 245 (33.52%) Microsoft
3 225 (30.78%) SQL
4 208 (28.45%) Active Directory
5 204 (27.91%) Linux
6 190 (25.99%) Finance
7 187 (25.58%) VMware
8 172 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 152 (20.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 120 (16.42%) MS Excel
11 112 (15.32%) MS Office
12 111 (15.18%) MS Exchange
13 109 (14.91%) Oracle
13 109 (14.91%) UNIX
14 107 (14.64%) Firewall
14 107 (14.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 105 (14.36%) DNS
16 102 (13.95%) ITIL
16 102 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 91 (12.45%) Degree
18 89 (12.18%) TCP/IP
18 89 (12.18%) SAN
19 87 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
20 83 (11.35%) Perl
21 79 (10.81%) Windows 7
22 75 (10.26%) LAN
23 72 (9.85%) Python
24 71 (9.71%) Java
25 70 (9.58%) IIS
26 67 (9.17%) Cisco

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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
1 111 (15.18%) MS Exchange
2 70 (9.58%) IIS
3 64 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 49 (6.70%) SharePoint
5 33 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (3.97%) Lync
7 28 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 24 (3.28%) Apache
9 19 (2.60%) Tomcat
9 19 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
11 5 (0.68%) CMS
12 4 (0.55%) Site Server
12 4 (0.55%) JBoss
12 4 (0.55%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 120 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 112 (15.32%) MS Office
3 10 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.68%) MS Project
6 3 (0.41%) Abaqus
7 2 (0.27%) InDesign
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (1.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (1.23%) Northgate Housing
5 8 (1.09%) Agresso
6 7 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.55%) CODA-Financials
9 3 (0.41%) Infor CRM
9 3 (0.41%) Eikon
9 3 (0.41%) SunGard AvantGard
10 2 (0.27%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.27%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.27%) Rolfe and Nolan
10 2 (0.27%) Orchard Housing
10 2 (0.27%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.24%) Office 365
2 22 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.46%) SaaS
4 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
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
Communications & Networking
1 107 (14.64%) Firewall
2 105 (14.36%) DNS
3 89 (12.18%) TCP/IP
3 89 (12.18%) SAN
4 75 (10.26%) LAN
5 60 (8.21%) WAN
6 54 (7.39%) DHCP
7 39 (5.34%) VPN
8 35 (4.79%) Wireless
9 31 (4.24%) Internet
10 24 (3.28%) VLAN
11 21 (2.87%) NAS
12 16 (2.19%) SMTP
13 15 (2.05%) iSCSI
14 13 (1.78%) WLAN
15 12 (1.64%) VoIP
16 11 (1.50%) IMAP
17 10 (1.37%) IP Telephony
17 10 (1.37%) SSH
17 10 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (3.01%) MySQL
5 18 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (1.92%) Redis
7 14 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 13 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.64%) Data Mining
10 10 (1.37%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.09%) MS Access
13 7 (0.96%) Informix
13 7 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.68%) DB2
14 5 (0.68%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
16 3 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio
1 5 (0.68%) Emacs
2 4 (0.55%) JIRA
3 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 190 (25.99%) Finance
2 31 (4.24%) Front Office
3 22 (3.01%) Banking
4 18 (2.46%) Retail
4 18 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 17 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.92%) Back Office
7 11 (1.50%) Legal
8 9 (1.23%) Electronics
9 7 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.82%) Local Government
11 5 (0.68%) Marketing
11 5 (0.68%) French Language
11 5 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.68%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.55%) Advertising
12 4 (0.55%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (0.41%) Publishing
13 3 (0.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.65%) .NET
2 19 (2.60%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (1.64%) XML
4 10 (1.37%) MAPI
4 10 (1.37%) Web Services
5 9 (1.23%) HTML
6 8 (1.09%) Application Packaging
7 7 (0.96%) CSS
8 6 (0.82%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.41%) EDI
9 3 (0.41%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.27%) COM
10 2 (0.27%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.27%) WCF
10 2 (0.27%) RESTful
11 1 (0.14%) CSS3
11 1 (0.14%) Ajax
11 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.14%) MDX
11 1 (0.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.16%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 36 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 31 (4.24%) Hedge funds
6 26 (3.56%) Blackberry
7 24 (3.28%) Replication
8 22 (3.01%) EqualLogic
9 19 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (2.05%) Mathematics
11 14 (1.92%) Statistics
12 12 (1.64%) Physics
12 12 (1.64%) iPhone
13 11 (1.50%) PDA
14 9 (1.23%) Derivative
14 9 (1.23%) Eurex
15 8 (1.09%) SWIFT
15 8 (1.09%) Fixed Income
16 6 (0.82%) Clustering
16 6 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 377 (51.57%) Windows
2 204 (27.91%) Linux
3 152 (20.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 109 (14.91%) UNIX
5 107 (14.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 87 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 79 (10.81%) Windows 7
8 45 (6.16%) Windows XP
9 30 (4.10%) Windows 8
10 28 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (2.74%) Windows Vista
12 19 (2.60%) Windows 2000
13 17 (2.33%) Ubuntu
14 15 (2.05%) Solaris
15 12 (1.64%) SUSE
15 12 (1.64%) Debian
16 11 (1.50%) Android
16 11 (1.50%) CentOS
17 9 (1.23%) Mac OS
17 9 (1.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (13.95%) ITIL
2 54 (7.39%) Project Management
3 36 (4.92%) ERP
4 31 (4.24%) CRM
5 29 (3.97%) DevOps
6 27 (3.69%) Electronic Trading
7 26 (3.56%) Service Management
8 25 (3.42%) Change Management
9 21 (2.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (2.87%) Low Latency
10 20 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (2.60%) Asset Management
11 19 (2.60%) Capacity Management
12 18 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (2.46%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (2.46%) Business Analysis
12 18 (2.46%) Workflow
13 17 (2.33%) Use Case
14 16 (2.19%) Regression Testing
14 16 (2.19%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 225 (30.78%) SQL
2 83 (11.35%) Perl
3 72 (9.85%) Python
4 71 (9.71%) Java
5 47 (6.43%) PowerShell
6 35 (4.79%) Shell Script
7 32 (4.38%) Bash Shell
8 30 (4.10%) C
9 23 (3.15%) C++
10 15 (2.05%) C#
11 13 (1.78%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.50%) JavaScript
12 11 (1.50%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.50%) VBA
13 9 (1.23%) PHP
13 9 (1.23%) Tcl
14 8 (1.09%) VBScript
15 7 (0.96%) AWK
15 7 (0.96%) sed
16 4 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 91 (12.45%) Degree
2 63 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (6.57%) MCSE
4 33 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (4.38%) CCNA
6 26 (3.56%) Security Cleared
7 19 (2.60%) MCSA
8 17 (2.33%) SC Cleared
9 15 (2.05%) MCITP
10 14 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (1.78%) MCP
12 12 (1.64%) CCNP
13 8 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.96%) HND
15 6 (0.82%) CCA
15 6 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 4 (0.55%) RHCE
16 4 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
17 3 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.92%) SLA
2 7 (0.96%) QA
3 4 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 208 (28.45%) Active Directory
2 102 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (8.48%) Hyper-V
4 41 (5.61%) vSphere
5 34 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.92%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.64%) XenApp
8 5 (0.68%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.55%) NFS
10 3 (0.41%) Firmware
10 3 (0.41%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.41%) KVM
10 3 (0.41%) iptables
11 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.14%) UAG
12 1 (0.14%) qmail
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 53 (7.25%) SCOM
2 50 (6.84%) SCCM
3 18 (2.46%) Backup Exec
4 16 (2.19%) SCVMM
5 15 (2.05%) HAProxy
6 12 (1.64%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.82%) WSUS
7 6 (0.82%) NetBackup
7 6 (0.82%) Puppet
8 5 (0.68%) Cacti
8 5 (0.68%) Opsview
9 4 (0.55%) Nagios
9 4 (0.55%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.41%) Hyperic
11 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 245 (33.52%) Microsoft
2 187 (25.58%) VMware
3 109 (14.91%) Oracle
4 67 (9.17%) Cisco
5 58 (7.93%) Citrix
6 36 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 33 (4.51%) HP
8 30 (4.10%) Symantec
9 23 (3.15%) IBM
10 21 (2.87%) SAP
11 18 (2.46%) Apple
12 17 (2.33%) Veeam
13 16 (2.19%) ServiceNow
14 15 (2.05%) Reuters
15 14 (1.92%) Bloomberg
15 14 (1.92%) Nimble Storage
16 12 (1.64%) Business Objects
16 12 (1.64%) NetApp
17 11 (1.50%) Avaya
17 11 (1.50%) Fidessa
Grimsby, South Humberside
networx
Salary: £35,282 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: £17.11 per hour + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
IC Resources
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Barclay Anderson Limited
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chard, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37454.00 - £45769.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + bonus & full bens
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Central London / West End
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