The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 74 79 74
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.94% 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.14% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +5.45%
Systems Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
723 715 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.57% 95.84% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 517 658 632
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Systems Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Northampton -7 2 £35,000 +55.55%
Kettering - 2 £44,000 -
Systems Support
East Midlands

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (41.67%) VMware
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) Skype
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
1 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) AppSense
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat