The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,787 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.62% -
Systems Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1037 1101 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.44% 97.95% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 922 951 873
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Kent

Systems Support
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Kent 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
(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
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £37,500 -
Stansted - 1 £30,000 -
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
1 23 (95.83%) DNS
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
1 23 (95.83%) SAN
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
1 23 (95.83%) Hyper-V
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (87.50%) IIS
4 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 14 (58.33%) SaaS
4 14 (58.33%) EqualLogic
4 14 (58.33%) Redis
4 14 (58.33%) Capacity Management
4 14 (58.33%) HAProxy
4 14 (58.33%) DevOps
4 14 (58.33%) SCCM
4 14 (58.33%) SCOM
4 14 (58.33%) SCVMM
4 14 (58.33%) iSCSI
4 14 (58.33%) PowerShell
4 14 (58.33%) Lync
4 14 (58.33%) Nimble Storage
5 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
6 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (37.50%) Office 365
7 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (37.50%) PDA

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 21 (87.50%) IIS
2 14 (58.33%) Lync
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (37.50%) Apache
3 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 9 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) SaaS
2 9 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
1 23 (95.83%) DNS
1 23 (95.83%) SAN
2 14 (58.33%) iSCSI
3 9 (37.50%) NAS
3 9 (37.50%) DMZ
3 9 (37.50%) Wireless
3 9 (37.50%) VLAN
3 9 (37.50%) IMAP
3 9 (37.50%) SMTP
3 9 (37.50%) DHCP
3 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (37.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (58.33%) Redis
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) EqualLogic
2 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 9 (37.50%) Replication
3 9 (37.50%) PDA
3 9 (37.50%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Vista
2 9 (37.50%) Android
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (37.50%) Mac OS
2 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Capacity Management
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
2 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) Hyper-V
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (37.50%) vSphere
3 9 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (58.33%) SCCM
1 14 (58.33%) SCOM
1 14 (58.33%) SCVMM
1 14 (58.33%) HAProxy
2 9 (37.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Nimble Storage
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
3 9 (37.50%) Apple
3 9 (37.50%) Symantec
3 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Draytek
3 9 (37.50%) Veeam