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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 230 233 248
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 14 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 13
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,900 £21,560
10% offered a salary of more than £30,486 £45,000 £39,347
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £27,628
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.96%
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
6293 6581 7036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.25% 95.10% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5070 5356 5916
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 £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 27 March 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
Manchester +1 7 £30,486 -32.25% 3
Merseyside +14 4 £20,000 -40.29% 1
Cheshire +6 3 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 19 (55.88%) SLA
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 11 (32.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (32.35%) Windows
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (29.41%) CIMA
5 10 (29.41%) ACCA
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Assets
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle AGIS
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.59%) Remedy
7 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
7 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 5 (14.71%) .NET
9 5 (14.71%) Linux
9 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
9 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (11.76%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Assets
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Financials
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle AGIS
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (8.82%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) VLAN
1 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
2 2 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) SMTP
3 1 (2.94%) SNMP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Extranet
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (14.71%) Analytics
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 4 (11.76%) CRM
5 4 (11.76%) Release Management
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) ITSM
6 3 (8.82%) Communications Security
6 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) Line Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Security
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ACCA
1 10 (29.41%) CIMA
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (55.88%) SLA
2 5 (14.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) Remedy
3 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Business Objects
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Capita
7 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.94%) Epicor
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.94%) Sage
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Cognos
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