The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 104 119 107
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 13 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.88% 0.18% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.18% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 9
Average salary £28,975 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.53% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £34,200 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £34,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-17.98% +15.83%
Systems Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1409 1629 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.07% 96.50% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1413 1515
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Oxfordshire

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Systems Support
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Abingdon -11 3 £50,000 +132.55%
Oxford +12 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Bicester - 2 £25,750 -
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) Change Control
6 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 4 (22.22%) Ruby
6 4 (22.22%) Subversion
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 4 (22.22%) Apache
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) ERP
6 4 (22.22%) Fedora
6 4 (22.22%) Debian
6 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 3 (16.67%) Intranet
7 3 (16.67%) CAD

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) GIS
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Debian
3 4 (22.22%) Fedora
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Change Control
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Line Management
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) CAD
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.56%) Fund Management
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ACCA
2 3 (16.67%) CIMA
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Draytek
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.56%) QAD