The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 334 427 366
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 65 40 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.19% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.19% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 78
Median salary £32,250 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +6.89%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15690 20732 21361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13081 17473 17056
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Systems Support in the job title.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in the South East

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Systems Support Salary Histogram in the South East

Systems Support
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +22 18 £29,375 -41.25% 2
Kent +19 10 - -
West Sussex - 10 £25,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +41 9 £32,000 +23.07%
Berkshire +58 6 £32,750 -18.12% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +23 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Sussex +12 1 £28,500 +23.91%
Systems Support
England

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Systems Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 57 (45.60%) Windows
2 45 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 43 (34.40%) Windows Server
4 34 (27.20%) SQL
5 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
6 30 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 29 (23.20%) VMware
8 28 (22.40%) Linux
9 23 (18.40%) TCP/IP
9 23 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (18.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (17.60%) Degree
10 22 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (16.00%) DNS
11 20 (16.00%) Finance
12 19 (15.20%) PowerShell
13 18 (14.40%) Windows 7
13 18 (14.40%) MS Office
14 17 (13.60%) MS Exchange
14 17 (13.60%) Office 365
15 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
15 15 (12.00%) Computer Science
16 14 (11.20%) Physics
16 14 (11.20%) Firewall
16 14 (11.20%) Data Centre
17 13 (10.40%) Service Delivery
17 13 (10.40%) e-Learning
17 13 (10.40%) Red Hat
17 13 (10.40%) T-SQL

Systems Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (13.60%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.80%) IIS
3 2 (1.60%) Apache
3 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (14.40%) MS Office
2 15 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.40%) SAP PS
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.80%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.80%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.80%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.60%) Office 365
2 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) G Suite
4 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.80%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.40%) TCP/IP
2 20 (16.00%) DNS
3 14 (11.20%) Firewall
4 13 (10.40%) DHCP
4 13 (10.40%) SAN
5 7 (5.60%) NAS
6 6 (4.80%) Internet
6 6 (4.80%) VoIP
6 6 (4.80%) VPN
7 5 (4.00%) Network Security
7 5 (4.00%) SSL
8 4 (3.20%) ADSL
8 4 (3.20%) Broadband
8 4 (3.20%) VLAN
9 2 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.60%) FTP
9 2 (1.60%) LAN
9 2 (1.60%) SSH
9 2 (1.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.40%) MySQL
2 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.60%) Big Data
3 2 (1.60%) MS Access
3 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.80%) Redis
4 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 20 (16.00%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Electronics
3 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.80%) Retail
5 4 (3.20%) Games
6 3 (2.40%) Local Government
7 2 (1.60%) Marketing
7 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.80%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.40%) .NET
2 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.60%) XML
3 1 (0.80%) CSS
3 1 (0.80%) CSS3
3 1 (0.80%) HTML
3 1 (0.80%) LAMP
3 1 (0.80%) SAML
3 1 (0.80%) Web Services
3 1 (0.80%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.20%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.20%) Physics
3 13 (10.40%) e-Learning
4 12 (9.60%) Mathematics
5 10 (8.00%) Telematics
6 3 (2.40%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.40%) EPoS
6 3 (2.40%) FMCG
6 3 (2.40%) HP Storage
6 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.40%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.40%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.80%) LIMS
8 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.80%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 57 (45.60%) Windows
2 43 (34.40%) Windows Server
3 28 (22.40%) Linux
4 23 (18.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (14.40%) Windows 7
7 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (8.00%) Windows 10
10 8 (6.40%) Mac OS X
10 8 (6.40%) Ubuntu
11 7 (5.60%) CentOS
12 4 (3.20%) Unix
13 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.60%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.40%) Service Delivery
2 12 (9.60%) Incident Management
3 10 (8.00%) Analytics
3 10 (8.00%) Change Management
3 10 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
3 10 (8.00%) Data Analytics
3 10 (8.00%) Product Management
4 8 (6.40%) Business Analysis
4 8 (6.40%) ERP
4 8 (6.40%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (4.80%) ITIL
6 4 (3.20%) B2B
6 4 (3.20%) Functional Testing
6 4 (3.20%) Network Design
7 3 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.40%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (2.40%) Data Validation
7 3 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.20%) SQL
2 19 (15.20%) PowerShell
3 13 (10.40%) T-SQL
4 10 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.20%) Python
6 5 (4.00%) Ruby
7 4 (3.20%) VBA
8 3 (2.40%) PHP
9 2 (1.60%) VB
9 2 (1.60%) VB6
9 2 (1.60%) VBScript
10 1 (0.80%) C
10 1 (0.80%) C#
10 1 (0.80%) Java
10 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (17.60%) Degree
2 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.60%) MCSA
4 3 (2.40%) CCNA
4 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.40%) MCSE
4 3 (2.40%) PhD
4 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.60%) MCITP
5 2 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.80%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) SLA
2 3 (2.40%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.60%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.00%) vSphere
5 8 (6.40%) Firmware
6 3 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.40%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.60%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.80%) Docker
8 1 (0.80%) KVM
8 1 (0.80%) LXC
8 1 (0.80%) QEMU
8 1 (0.80%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Munin
1 5 (4.00%) Nagios
1 5 (4.00%) Puppet
2 4 (3.20%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.40%) SCCM
4 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (23.20%) VMware
3 13 (10.40%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.60%) Cisco
5 10 (8.00%) Apple
5 10 (8.00%) Tableau
6 9 (7.20%) SAP
7 7 (5.60%) Oracle
8 5 (4.00%) HP
9 4 (3.20%) Adobe
9 4 (3.20%) Google
9 4 (3.20%) Palo Alto
9 4 (3.20%) Sage
9 4 (3.20%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.40%) arcserve
10 3 (2.40%) Citrix
10 3 (2.40%) Dell
10 3 (2.40%) Juniper
10 3 (2.40%) Veeam
11 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Littlehampton, West Sussex
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 25000-28000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The SmartList
Posted: 8 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago