The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 170 181 187
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 10 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.050% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.053% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -40.47%
UK excluding London average salary £33,574 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.91% -
Systems Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3426 3771 3944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.27% 94.46% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2837 3105 3419
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 Manchester

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Manchester

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Manchester

Systems Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bolton - 2 £23,500 -
Systems Support
North West

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (38.89%) Data Mining
3 7 (38.89%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Office 365
3 7 (38.89%) Private Cloud
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) IIS
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) ERP
7 3 (16.67%) CRM
7 3 (16.67%) MCSE
7 3 (16.67%) Apache
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) VLAN
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Data Mining
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Private Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) CCENT
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL