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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank - 165 176
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 0 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 9
Average salary - £45,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +69.81%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
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
3850 3530 3737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.11% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3215 3073 3290
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Business One
2 2 (40.00%) Infor
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) E-Procurement
2 2 (40.00%) Practice Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Epicor
2 2 (40.00%) Pegasus
2 2 (40.00%) CODA
2 2 (40.00%) Agresso
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Agresso
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) E-Procurement
1 2 (40.00%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Epicor
2 2 (40.00%) Pegasus
2 2 (40.00%) CODA
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Infor
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Procure Plus Ltd
Salary: From £21,068 to £22,776 per annum Benefits package worth up to £8,000
Posted: 11 days ago