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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 338 358 349
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 109 60 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.31% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 82 47 83
Average salary £29,850 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.23% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £38,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £28,750 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+0.86% -6.50%
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
19809 19148 20813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.69% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16141 15338 18097
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Hampshire +27 48 £29,200 +1.56% 6
Berkshire +22 24 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Surrey -22 16 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Kent +8 8 £22,500 -4.25%
Oxfordshire -6 6 £29,000 -14.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £67,500 +175.51% 1
East Sussex -11 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 104 (51.23%) Windows
2 85 (41.87%) Microsoft
3 69 (33.99%) VMware
4 57 (28.08%) MS Excel
5 53 (26.11%) SQL Server
6 52 (25.62%) SQL
7 48 (23.65%) Active Directory
8 46 (22.66%) Linux
9 42 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 41 (20.20%) Degree
11 40 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 40 (19.70%) DNS
12 39 (19.21%) Cisco
13 33 (16.26%) DHCP
13 33 (16.26%) MS Office
14 32 (15.76%) Oracle
15 31 (15.27%) MS Exchange
16 30 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
17 29 (14.29%) Windows 7
18 26 (12.81%) SLA
18 26 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
19 24 (11.82%) Project Management
20 23 (11.33%) VPN
21 22 (10.84%) MCSE
22 21 (10.34%) Hyper-V
22 21 (10.34%) VLAN
22 21 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
23 20 (9.85%) Citrix
23 20 (9.85%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (15.27%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.37%) IIS
3 13 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (3.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.46%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.97%) Lync
8 3 (1.48%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.48%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.49%) Apache
10 1 (0.49%) JBoss
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (28.08%) MS Excel
2 33 (16.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Agresso
2 5 (2.46%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.49%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.49%) assyst
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.97%) SaaS
2 2 (0.99%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 40 (19.70%) DNS
3 33 (16.26%) DHCP
4 23 (11.33%) VPN
5 21 (10.34%) VLAN
6 20 (9.85%) Firewall
7 17 (8.37%) VoIP
8 16 (7.88%) WAN
9 13 (6.40%) SMTP
10 12 (5.91%) LAN
11 10 (4.93%) IMAP
12 9 (4.43%) Internet
12 9 (4.43%) Wireless
13 8 (3.94%) DMZ
13 8 (3.94%) SAN
13 8 (3.94%) ADSL
13 8 (3.94%) FTP
14 6 (2.96%) SSH
15 5 (2.46%) Intranet
15 5 (2.46%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.91%) MySQL
3 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.48%) DB2
6 3 (1.48%) MS Access
6 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.49%) Informix
8 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (8.87%) Finance
2 17 (8.37%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.45%) Legal
4 5 (2.46%) Back Office
5 4 (1.97%) Front Office
6 2 (0.99%) Marketing
6 2 (0.99%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.40%) .NET
2 8 (3.94%) MAPI
3 7 (3.45%) XML
4 6 (2.96%) Web Services
5 5 (2.46%) LAMP
5 5 (2.46%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.46%) Regular Expression
6 4 (1.97%) HTML
7 2 (0.99%) Middleware
8 1 (0.49%) XSLT
8 1 (0.49%) COM
8 1 (0.49%) CSS
8 1 (0.49%) Java EE
8 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.37%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.43%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.43%) PDA
4 8 (3.94%) iPhone
4 8 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.94%) Fat Client
4 8 (3.94%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.46%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.46%) User Experience
6 3 (1.48%) MPEG
6 3 (1.48%) Statistics
7 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.49%) PMI
8 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.49%) GIS
8 1 (0.49%) CMDB
8 1 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 104 (51.23%) Windows
2 46 (22.66%) Linux
3 30 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 26 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (8.87%) Windows 8
7 17 (8.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (8.37%) UNIX
8 16 (7.88%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.93%) AIX
10 9 (4.43%) Android
11 8 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (3.94%) Windows Vista
12 7 (3.45%) CentOS
13 5 (2.46%) Solaris
14 4 (1.97%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.99%) Debian
15 2 (0.99%) SUSE
16 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (11.82%) Project Management
2 14 (6.90%) ITIL
3 12 (5.91%) ERP
4 10 (4.93%) Problem Management
5 9 (4.43%) PRINCE2
6 8 (3.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (3.94%) Logistics
6 8 (3.94%) Software Engineering
6 8 (3.94%) Content Management
6 8 (3.94%) Service Delivery
6 8 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (3.45%) Change Management
7 7 (3.45%) Service Management
7 7 (3.45%) Validation
7 7 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (2.96%) Software Testing
8 6 (2.96%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (2.46%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (1.97%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (25.62%) SQL
2 19 (9.36%) Java
3 15 (7.39%) Perl
4 11 (5.42%) PHP
4 11 (5.42%) C++
4 11 (5.42%) Bash Shell
5 10 (4.93%) Python
6 8 (3.94%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.94%) C
7 6 (2.96%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.96%) C#
8 5 (2.46%) AWK
8 5 (2.46%) sed
9 3 (1.48%) VB
10 2 (0.99%) UniBasic
10 2 (0.99%) VBScript
10 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.49%) VBA
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (20.20%) Degree
2 26 (12.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (10.84%) MCSE
4 17 (8.37%) Security Cleared
4 17 (8.37%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.93%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.45%) MCITP
6 7 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (2.46%) MCP
7 5 (2.46%) CCNA
7 5 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (2.46%) MCTS
8 4 (1.97%) CCVP
8 4 (1.97%) CNE
8 4 (1.97%) Novell Certification
8 4 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.48%) MCSA
9 3 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.99%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.81%) SLA
2 12 (5.91%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.45%) DO-178B
3 7 (3.45%) DO-254
System Software
1 48 (23.65%) Active Directory
2 40 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.91%) XenApp
5 9 (4.43%) Terminal Services
6 8 (3.94%) Firmware
7 7 (3.45%) vSphere
8 5 (2.46%) NFS
8 5 (2.46%) Samba
8 5 (2.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (2.46%) Postfix
9 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.99%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (9.36%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.96%) WSUS
3 6 (2.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.46%) nmon
4 5 (2.46%) SCOM
5 4 (1.97%) SCCM
6 3 (1.48%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.48%) SCSM
6 3 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.49%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 85 (41.87%) Microsoft
2 69 (33.99%) VMware
3 39 (19.21%) Cisco
4 32 (15.76%) Oracle
5 20 (9.85%) Citrix
6 15 (7.39%) NetApp
6 15 (7.39%) Symantec
7 11 (5.42%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.42%) HP
8 9 (4.43%) SAP
8 9 (4.43%) Apple
8 9 (4.43%) Draytek
8 9 (4.43%) Veeam
9 7 (3.45%) Cognizant
10 6 (2.96%) McAfee
10 6 (2.96%) IBM
11 5 (2.46%) Lotus
11 5 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.46%) Polycom
12 4 (1.97%) Sitecore
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