The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 217 229 222
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 27 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 17
Average salary £33,500 £21,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.81% -33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +5.45%
Systems Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5465 6672 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.93% 96.56% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4584 5653 5289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in the North West

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in the North West

Systems Support
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Cheshire +25 13 £37,000 +51.02%
Manchester +26 11 £20,000 +6.66%
Cumbria - 3 £33,500 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 24 (58.54%) RPG
2 15 (36.59%) AS400
2 15 (36.59%) R
3 13 (31.71%) ERP
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
6 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
6 6 (14.63%) Windows
6 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (12.20%) ITIL
7 5 (12.20%) VMware
8 4 (9.76%) Remedy
8 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (9.76%) Finance
8 4 (9.76%) Service Management
8 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
8 4 (9.76%) .NET
8 4 (9.76%) SLA
8 4 (9.76%) Firewall
8 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco
9 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
9 3 (7.32%) Citrix
9 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (7.32%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) DSL
3 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.44%) MPLS
3 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.44%) PBX
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
3 1 (2.44%) VPLS
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) AS400
2 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) ERP
2 6 (14.63%) Data Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
4 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
4 4 (9.76%) Service Management
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) CRM
6 2 (4.88%) Information Management
6 2 (4.88%) Process Management
6 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) High Availability
7 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.44%) Network Design
7 1 (2.44%) Network Management
7 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) RPG
2 15 (36.59%) R
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) MCSA
1 1 (2.44%) MCSE
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) XenApp
3 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) VMware
2 4 (9.76%) Remedy
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 3 (7.32%) Citrix
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Avaya
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Juniper
5 1 (2.44%) ProCurve
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