The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 351 350 375
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 88 108 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.50% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 80 96 65
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,787 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.62% -
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
19721 21579 21053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 95.04% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16234 17295 17372
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 29 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
Surrey +22 26 £37,500 +19.04% 5
Kent - 14 £35,000 -
Berkshire +9 12 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Oxfordshire +12 11 £30,000 +3.44% 2
Hampshire +3 10 £25,000 -5.66% 1
Middlesex - 6 £36,250 -
East Sussex -8 4 £31,500 +12.50%
West Sussex -10 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -18 2 £32,500 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 100 (62.89%) Windows
2 71 (44.65%) Microsoft
3 64 (40.25%) SQL Server
4 61 (38.36%) Linux
5 58 (36.48%) Active Directory
6 50 (31.45%) SQL
7 49 (30.82%) DNS
8 47 (29.56%) VMware
9 39 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (23.90%) Firewall
10 38 (23.90%) IIS
10 38 (23.90%) MS Excel
11 36 (22.64%) Hyper-V
12 33 (20.75%) Oracle
13 32 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 30 (18.87%) ITIL
16 28 (17.61%) SAN
17 27 (16.98%) MS Office
18 26 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
18 26 (16.35%) VMware ESXi
19 24 (15.09%) MS Exchange
20 23 (14.47%) TCP/IP
20 23 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
21 21 (13.21%) PowerShell
21 21 (13.21%) UNIX
22 20 (12.58%) Cisco
22 20 (12.58%) SCCM
22 20 (12.58%) SCOM
23 19 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 38 (23.90%) IIS
2 24 (15.09%) MS Exchange
3 23 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (10.69%) Lync
5 13 (8.18%) Apache
6 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (5.03%) Tomcat
9 5 (3.14%) IBM Notes
9 5 (3.14%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.52%) Site Server
11 2 (1.26%) CMS
12 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.63%) TPMS
12 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.63%) MTS
12 1 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 38 (23.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (16.98%) MS Office
3 3 (1.89%) Abaqus
4 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.26%) Agresso
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Maximo
3 1 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.63%) assyst
3 1 (0.63%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.69%) Office 365
2 14 (8.81%) SaaS
3 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.82%) DNS
2 38 (23.90%) Firewall
3 28 (17.61%) SAN
4 23 (14.47%) TCP/IP
5 19 (11.95%) VPN
6 18 (11.32%) DHCP
7 17 (10.69%) LAN
7 17 (10.69%) WAN
8 14 (8.81%) iSCSI
9 12 (7.55%) VLAN
10 11 (6.92%) SMTP
11 10 (6.29%) IMAP
11 10 (6.29%) Wireless
12 9 (5.66%) DMZ
12 9 (5.66%) NAS
13 8 (5.03%) Internet
14 5 (3.14%) VoIP
15 4 (2.52%) FTP
16 3 (1.89%) SSH
16 3 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (40.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.81%) Redis
3 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.03%) MySQL
4 8 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.89%) DB2
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.26%) Informix
7 2 (1.26%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.26%) Big Data
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.63%) MS Access
8 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (10.69%) Finance
2 9 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.14%) Local Government
3 5 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.89%) Back Office
4 3 (1.89%) Legal
5 2 (1.26%) Games
5 2 (1.26%) Banking
5 2 (1.26%) Retail
5 2 (1.26%) Front Office
5 2 (1.26%) Marketing
5 2 (1.26%) German Language
6 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.66%) MAPI
2 7 (4.40%) XML
3 5 (3.14%) .NET
3 5 (3.14%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.26%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.26%) HTML
4 2 (1.26%) CSS
4 2 (1.26%) EDI
4 2 (1.26%) LAMP
5 1 (0.63%) Ajax
5 1 (0.63%) JSP
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) J2EE
5 1 (0.63%) CSS3
5 1 (0.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.81%) EqualLogic
3 13 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.55%) Replication
5 10 (6.29%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.29%) PDA
6 9 (5.66%) Computer Science
6 9 (5.66%) iPhone
6 9 (5.66%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.14%) User Experience
8 2 (1.26%) Eurex
8 2 (1.26%) Xbox
8 2 (1.26%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.26%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.26%) IVR
8 2 (1.26%) AS400
8 2 (1.26%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.63%) Clustering
9 1 (0.63%) Equities
9 1 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 100 (62.89%) Windows
2 61 (38.36%) Linux
3 39 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (16.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (13.21%) UNIX
7 18 (11.32%) Windows XP
8 13 (8.18%) Windows Vista
9 11 (6.92%) Windows 8
10 9 (5.66%) Mac OS
10 9 (5.66%) Windows 7
10 9 (5.66%) Android
10 9 (5.66%) Windows 2000
11 6 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (3.14%) Windows Phone
12 5 (3.14%) Apple iOS
12 5 (3.14%) Solaris
13 4 (2.52%) SUSE
14 3 (1.89%) Debian
14 3 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.87%) ITIL
2 17 (10.69%) Capacity Management
3 16 (10.06%) DevOps
4 12 (7.55%) Project Management
4 12 (7.55%) Service Management
5 10 (6.29%) PRINCE2
6 8 (5.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.40%) Configuration Management
7 7 (4.40%) Regression Testing
7 7 (4.40%) ITSM
7 7 (4.40%) Workflow
7 7 (4.40%) Information Security
7 7 (4.40%) Asset Management
7 7 (4.40%) Workflow Management
7 7 (4.40%) Software Testing
8 6 (3.77%) Change Management
8 6 (3.77%) ERP
9 5 (3.14%) Analytics
10 4 (2.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (31.45%) SQL
2 21 (13.21%) PowerShell
3 17 (10.69%) Java
4 14 (8.81%) Perl
5 11 (6.92%) Python
6 10 (6.29%) C++
6 10 (6.29%) C
7 8 (5.03%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.40%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.40%) C#
9 5 (3.14%) sed
9 5 (3.14%) AWK
10 3 (1.89%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.26%) Tcl
11 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.43%) MCSE
3 13 (8.18%) Degree
4 11 (6.92%) MCITP
5 7 (4.40%) MCSA
5 7 (4.40%) MCP
6 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.52%) CCNA
7 4 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 58 (36.48%) Active Directory
2 36 (22.64%) Hyper-V
3 32 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (16.35%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (8.18%) vSphere
6 8 (5.03%) XenApp
7 5 (3.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.63%) Firmware
8 1 (0.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (12.58%) SCCM
1 20 (12.58%) SCOM
2 14 (8.81%) SCVMM
2 14 (8.81%) HAProxy
3 13 (8.18%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.63%) WSUS
4 1 (0.63%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.63%) Nagios
4 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 71 (44.65%) Microsoft
2 47 (29.56%) VMware
3 33 (20.75%) Oracle
4 20 (12.58%) Cisco
5 18 (11.32%) Citrix
6 14 (8.81%) Nimble Storage
7 13 (8.18%) Apple
8 11 (6.92%) Symantec
9 10 (6.29%) Veeam
10 9 (5.66%) Draytek
11 7 (4.40%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.40%) FrontRange
11 7 (4.40%) Avaya
12 5 (3.14%) Lotus
12 5 (3.14%) HP
12 5 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (2.52%) Cognos
14 3 (1.89%) Sybase
14 3 (1.89%) ANSYS
15 2 (1.26%) Patsystems
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