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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 361 362 371
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 82 94 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.43% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 75 86 66
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
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 3 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 3 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
Kent +20 19 £35,000 -36.36%
Surrey +20 19 £37,500 +11.11% 5
Oxfordshire +16 12 £28,750 -0.86% 1
Berkshire -6 10 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Hampshire -6 9 £24,500 -10.90%
Middlesex - 6 £36,250 -
West Sussex -6 5 £27,500 -8.33%
East Sussex -2 1 £23,000 -17.85% 1
Buckinghamshire -24 1 - -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 102 (61.82%) Windows
2 67 (40.61%) Microsoft
3 66 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 61 (36.97%) Linux
5 57 (34.55%) SQL
6 56 (33.94%) Active Directory
7 51 (30.91%) DNS
8 48 (29.09%) VMware
9 41 (24.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (24.24%) Oracle
11 37 (22.42%) Hyper-V
12 35 (21.21%) IIS
12 35 (21.21%) Firewall
13 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
14 32 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (18.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 29 (17.58%) SAN
16 29 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 27 (16.36%) ITIL
18 26 (15.76%) UNIX
18 26 (15.76%) MS Office
19 25 (15.15%) MS Exchange
20 23 (13.94%) Java
20 23 (13.94%) TCP/IP
20 23 (13.94%) VMware ESXi
20 23 (13.94%) Exchange Server 2010
21 22 (13.33%) PowerShell
21 22 (13.33%) DHCP
21 22 (13.33%) Cisco
22 20 (12.12%) SCOM

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 35 (21.21%) IIS
2 25 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 23 (13.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (10.30%) Lync
5 11 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (6.67%) Apache
6 10 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (6.06%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.42%) Site Server
7 4 (2.42%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.42%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (1.82%) JBoss
8 3 (1.82%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.82%) CMS
8 3 (1.82%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.61%) MTS
9 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
Applications
1 34 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.76%) MS Office
3 3 (1.82%) Abaqus
4 2 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.21%) Agresso
2 2 (1.21%) assyst
3 1 (0.61%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.48%) SaaS
1 14 (8.48%) Office 365
2 3 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.21%) IaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (30.91%) DNS
2 35 (21.21%) Firewall
3 29 (17.58%) SAN
4 23 (13.94%) TCP/IP
5 22 (13.33%) DHCP
6 17 (10.30%) VPN
7 14 (8.48%) iSCSI
8 13 (7.88%) LAN
8 13 (7.88%) WAN
8 13 (7.88%) SMTP
8 13 (7.88%) VLAN
9 11 (6.67%) IMAP
10 10 (6.06%) Wireless
10 10 (6.06%) DMZ
11 9 (5.45%) NAS
12 8 (4.85%) Internet
13 4 (2.42%) FTP
14 3 (1.82%) SNMP
14 3 (1.82%) SSH
14 3 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.48%) Redis
3 9 (5.45%) MySQL
4 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.03%) DB2
6 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.82%) Informix
7 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.21%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.61%) MS Access
9 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (11.52%) Finance
2 9 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.03%) Local Government
3 5 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.42%) Back Office
4 4 (2.42%) Legal
4 4 (2.42%) Marketing
5 2 (1.21%) German Language
5 2 (1.21%) Games
5 2 (1.21%) Banking
5 2 (1.21%) Front Office
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.06%) MAPI
2 8 (4.85%) XML
3 6 (3.64%) .NET
3 6 (3.64%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (1.82%) Web Services
5 2 (1.21%) HTML
5 2 (1.21%) EDI
5 2 (1.21%) CSS
6 1 (0.61%) JSP
6 1 (0.61%) J2EE
6 1 (0.61%) CSS3
6 1 (0.61%) Middleware
6 1 (0.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.91%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.48%) EqualLogic
3 13 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.88%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.27%) Replication
5 11 (6.67%) PDA
6 10 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 10 (6.06%) iPhone
7 9 (5.45%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.64%) User Experience
9 3 (1.82%) Eurex
9 3 (1.82%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.82%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.82%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.21%) AS400
10 2 (1.21%) IVR
10 2 (1.21%) Xbox
11 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.61%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.61%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 102 (61.82%) Windows
2 61 (36.97%) Linux
3 41 (24.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (15.76%) UNIX
7 18 (10.91%) Windows XP
8 14 (8.48%) Windows Vista
9 11 (6.67%) Windows 8
10 10 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (6.06%) Windows 7
10 10 (6.06%) Android
11 9 (5.45%) Windows 2000
11 9 (5.45%) Mac OS
12 8 (4.85%) Solaris
13 6 (3.64%) SUSE
13 6 (3.64%) CentOS
14 5 (3.03%) Windows Phone
14 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
15 4 (2.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.36%) ITIL
2 18 (10.91%) Capacity Management
3 17 (10.30%) DevOps
4 13 (7.88%) Service Management
5 9 (5.45%) Regression Testing
6 8 (4.85%) Workflow
6 8 (4.85%) Software Testing
7 7 (4.24%) ITSM
7 7 (4.24%) Workflow Management
7 7 (4.24%) Project Management
8 6 (3.64%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.64%) Change Management
8 6 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (3.64%) Information Security
8 6 (3.64%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.03%) Analytics
9 5 (3.03%) ERP
9 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.42%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (2.42%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (34.55%) SQL
2 23 (13.94%) Java
3 22 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 17 (10.30%) Perl
5 13 (7.88%) Python
6 12 (7.27%) C++
6 12 (7.27%) C
7 8 (4.85%) C#
7 8 (4.85%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.85%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.64%) sed
8 6 (3.64%) AWK
9 4 (2.42%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.82%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.82%) Tcl
11 2 (1.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (11.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (9.70%) Degree
3 14 (8.48%) MCSE
4 6 (3.64%) MCITP
4 6 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.82%) CCNA
8 1 (0.61%) MCSA
8 1 (0.61%) MCP
8 1 (0.61%) HND
8 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.45%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) QA
3 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (33.94%) Active Directory
2 37 (22.42%) Hyper-V
3 31 (18.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (13.94%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (10.30%) vSphere
6 6 (3.64%) XenApp
7 4 (2.42%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.21%) NFS
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.61%) Firmware
9 1 (0.61%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (12.12%) SCOM
2 18 (10.91%) SCCM
3 14 (8.48%) Backup Exec
3 14 (8.48%) HAProxy
3 14 (8.48%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.42%) WSUS
5 2 (1.21%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.61%) Nagios
6 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.61%) Puppet
6 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.61%) nmon
Vendors
1 67 (40.61%) Microsoft
2 48 (29.09%) VMware
3 40 (24.24%) Oracle
4 22 (13.33%) Cisco
5 14 (8.48%) Apple
5 14 (8.48%) Nimble Storage
6 13 (7.88%) Citrix
7 12 (7.27%) Red Hat
7 12 (7.27%) Symantec
8 10 (6.06%) Draytek
8 10 (6.06%) Veeam
9 9 (5.45%) HP
10 7 (4.24%) FrontRange
11 5 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (3.03%) Avaya
12 4 (2.42%) Lotus
12 4 (2.42%) McAfee
13 3 (1.82%) Patsystems
13 3 (1.82%) GL TRADE
13 3 (1.82%) NYFIX
South East
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
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Surrey
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + pension, great holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
Eastbourne
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
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Oxford
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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