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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 83 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.94% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,568 £30,000 £27,756
% change year-on-year
+5.22% +8.08%
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
909 1184 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.79% 96.26% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 821 968 981
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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
Stansted +15 7 £30,000 -45.45%
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 15 (88.24%) Windows 8
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (88.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (88.24%) Wireless
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Backup Exec
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (88.24%) Android
2 15 (88.24%) iPhone
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (88.24%) PDA
2 15 (88.24%) VLAN
2 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2003
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Vista
2 15 (88.24%) IMAP
2 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (88.24%) Draytek
2 15 (88.24%) MS Office
2 15 (88.24%) Apple
2 15 (88.24%) DMZ
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (88.24%) Symantec

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
1 15 (88.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (52.94%) IIS
3 7 (41.18%) Apache
4 2 (11.76%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (88.24%) MS Office
1 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) Wireless
2 15 (88.24%) VLAN
2 15 (88.24%) IMAP
2 15 (88.24%) DMZ
2 15 (88.24%) SMTP
2 15 (88.24%) DHCP
2 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
2 15 (88.24%) VPN
3 9 (52.94%) SAN
4 8 (47.06%) ADSL
5 7 (41.18%) NAS
6 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Blackberry
1 15 (88.24%) PDA
1 15 (88.24%) iPhone
1 15 (88.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (41.18%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Windows XP
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Vista
2 15 (88.24%) Android
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (88.24%) Windows 8
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
4 7 (41.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
1 2 (11.76%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) vSphere
3 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
2 2 (11.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Apple
2 15 (88.24%) Symantec
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Draytek
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) Veeam