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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 428 354 381
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 25 110 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.53% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.54% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 81 49
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -7.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +5.45%
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
18590 20274 19817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15909 16538 15745
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 -14 9 £47,500 +72.72% 5
Oxfordshire -7 7 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Berkshire -25 4 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Kent +3 3 £22,500 - 1
Surrey -7 2 - - 1
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 48 (60.76%) Windows
2 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
3 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
4 26 (32.91%) Linux
5 25 (31.65%) VMware
6 24 (30.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (25.32%) ITIL
8 17 (21.52%) MCSE
8 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
8 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (21.52%) MCITP
9 16 (20.25%) DNS
10 15 (18.99%) MS Office
10 15 (18.99%) Project Management
11 14 (17.72%) VoIP
11 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
11 14 (17.72%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (16.46%) Windows Server
12 13 (16.46%) Degree
12 13 (16.46%) Asset Management
12 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
12 13 (16.46%) MCP
12 13 (16.46%) MCSA
12 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2
13 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
13 12 (15.19%) Windows 7
14 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
15 10 (12.66%) Unix
15 10 (12.66%) Windows XP
15 10 (12.66%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.86%) IIS
3 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.80%) Moodle
6 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.80%) Totara
7 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.27%) Apache
8 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon Glacier
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) DNS
2 14 (17.72%) VoIP
3 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.39%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (11.39%) SSH
4 9 (11.39%) Wireshark
5 8 (10.13%) WAN
6 7 (8.86%) Firewall
6 7 (8.86%) LAN
7 6 (7.59%) VPN
8 4 (5.06%) DHCP
9 3 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (3.80%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.80%) Junos
9 3 (3.80%) NAS
9 3 (3.80%) PBX
9 3 (3.80%) SAN
9 3 (3.80%) VLAN
10 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) Big Data
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.39%) Electronics
3 5 (6.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.06%) Legal
5 3 (3.80%) Finance
5 3 (3.80%) Retail
6 1 (1.27%) Front Office
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) Web Services
2 3 (3.80%) .NET
2 3 (3.80%) EDI
2 3 (3.80%) LAMP
3 2 (2.53%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.53%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (1.27%) Middleware
4 1 (1.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.39%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.59%) Replication
5 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.80%) e-Learning
6 3 (3.80%) Learning Management System
7 2 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.53%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.76%) Windows
2 26 (32.91%) Linux
3 13 (16.46%) Windows Server
4 12 (15.19%) Windows 7
5 10 (12.66%) Unix
5 10 (12.66%) Windows XP
6 9 (11.39%) openSUSE
6 9 (11.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.53%) CentOS
9 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.27%) Solaris
10 1 (1.27%) SUSE
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) ITIL
2 15 (18.99%) Project Management
3 14 (17.72%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (16.46%) Asset Management
4 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.86%) Analytics
6 5 (6.33%) Change Management
7 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.80%) ERP
8 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.80%) Network Management
9 2 (2.53%) Information Security
9 2 (2.53%) Logistics
9 2 (2.53%) Presales
9 2 (2.53%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.27%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.27%) CRM
10 1 (1.27%) Service Management
10 1 (1.27%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) Java
3 5 (6.33%) C#
4 3 (3.80%) C
5 2 (2.53%) Perl
5 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.27%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) Python
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) MCITP
1 17 (21.52%) MCSE
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) MCP
2 13 (16.46%) MCSA
3 3 (3.80%) CCNA
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (35.44%) Active Directory
2 24 (30.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.80%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.80%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.65%) VMware
3 9 (11.39%) EMC
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco
4 7 (8.86%) Oracle
5 4 (5.06%) Apple
6 3 (3.80%) IBM
6 3 (3.80%) Juniper
7 2 (2.53%) Meraki
7 2 (2.53%) SAP
8 1 (1.27%) Avaya
8 1 (1.27%) Dell
8 1 (1.27%) HP
8 1 (1.27%) IFS
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.27%) Sophos
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas
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