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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 217 240 244
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 17 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 8
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,285 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
6097 6608 7127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.15% 94.78% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4965 5327 6109
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 7 July 2015.

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 7 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
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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
Manchester +18 10 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Cheshire -2 3 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Lancashire -11 3 £25,250 -29.37% 1
Merseyside - 1 £21,000 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle
5 9 (27.27%) ITIL
6 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
6 8 (24.24%) SAP
6 8 (24.24%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) Business Objects
7 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
8 6 (18.18%) Data Mining
8 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) Office 365
8 6 (18.18%) Private Cloud
9 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
9 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
9 5 (15.15%) SLA
9 5 (15.15%) Citrix
9 5 (15.15%) .NET
9 5 (15.15%) ERP
10 4 (12.12%) CRM
10 4 (12.12%) Apache
10 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
10 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
10 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (6.06%) Agresso
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.03%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) VLAN
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Extranet
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) SSH
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) SMTP
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) SNMP
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) Data Mining
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.06%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Clustering
4 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.15%) ERP
5 4 (12.12%) CRM
5 4 (12.12%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.06%) Logistics
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
8 1 (3.03%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
2 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
3 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) VBA
4 2 (6.06%) VB
4 2 (6.06%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) MCSE
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) CCENT
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle
4 8 (24.24%) SAP
5 7 (21.21%) Business Objects
6 5 (15.15%) Citrix
7 4 (12.12%) Remedy
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco
8 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.03%) Hyperion
9 1 (3.03%) Epicor
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
9 1 (3.03%) Sage
9 1 (3.03%) Cognos
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