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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 379 398 364
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 52 71 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 60 84
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,850 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £42,500 £39,600
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
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
16982 20334 21154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.95% 96.62% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 17058 16518
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +12 11 £32,500 -10.95% 1
Berkshire +14 10 £49,500 +52.30%
East Sussex +7 7 £28,500 +23.91%
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £24,000 -26.15% 1
Surrey 0 4 £37,000 -2.63% 1
West Sussex +22 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Oxfordshire +7 3 £27,500 -11.29% 1
Kent +10 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 61 (50.00%) Windows
2 56 (45.90%) Active Directory
3 47 (38.52%) Microsoft
4 42 (34.43%) Windows Server
5 39 (31.97%) VMware
6 38 (31.15%) Linux
7 34 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (22.13%) DNS
9 25 (20.49%) MS Office
10 24 (19.67%) Data Centre
11 23 (18.85%) TCP/IP
12 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
12 20 (16.39%) Red Hat
12 20 (16.39%) Firewall
12 20 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (16.39%) Degree
12 20 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (15.57%) Virtual Environments
13 19 (15.57%) PowerShell
13 19 (15.57%) Firmware
13 19 (15.57%) DHCP
14 18 (14.75%) Cisco
14 18 (14.75%) SQL
14 18 (14.75%) Windows 7
15 16 (13.11%) vSphere
16 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
16 15 (12.30%) MS Exchange
16 15 (12.30%) Bash Shell
16 15 (12.30%) CentOS
16 15 (12.30%) Computer Science

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 15 (12.30%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.38%) IIS
2 9 (7.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.82%) JBoss
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (20.49%) MS Office
2 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) SAP PS
2 7 (5.74%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) Office 365
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.82%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.13%) DNS
2 23 (18.85%) TCP/IP
3 20 (16.39%) Firewall
4 19 (15.57%) DHCP
5 14 (11.48%) Internet
6 13 (10.66%) SAN
7 9 (7.38%) LDAP
7 9 (7.38%) NAS
8 8 (6.56%) Network Security
8 8 (6.56%) VPN
9 7 (5.74%) VoIP
10 6 (4.92%) LAN
10 6 (4.92%) SSL
10 6 (4.92%) WAN
11 5 (4.10%) ADSL
12 4 (3.28%) Broadband
12 4 (3.28%) IP Telephony
12 4 (3.28%) VLAN
13 2 (1.64%) SMTP
13 2 (1.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.46%) MySQL
3 2 (1.64%) Big Data
3 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.82%) Redis
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) JIRA
1 1 (0.82%) Subversion
1 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (8.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Games
3 6 (4.92%) Electronics
4 5 (4.10%) Back Office
4 5 (4.10%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.28%) Retail
6 3 (2.46%) Local Government
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) XML
2 3 (2.46%) CSS
2 3 (2.46%) HTML
3 2 (1.64%) .NET
3 2 (1.64%) Web Services
3 2 (1.64%) XSLT
4 1 (0.82%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.82%) CSS3
4 1 (0.82%) LAMP
4 1 (0.82%) REST
4 1 (0.82%) SAML
4 1 (0.82%) SOAP
4 1 (0.82%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.67%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.84%) e-Learning
4 10 (8.20%) Physics
5 8 (6.56%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.10%) Biotechnology
8 3 (2.46%) EPoS
8 3 (2.46%) FMCG
8 3 (2.46%) HP Storage
8 3 (2.46%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.46%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.46%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.82%) Statistics
10 1 (0.82%) User Experience
10 1 (0.82%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.00%) Windows
2 42 (34.43%) Windows Server
3 38 (31.15%) Linux
4 20 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (14.75%) Windows 7
6 15 (12.30%) CentOS
6 15 (12.30%) Ubuntu
7 11 (9.02%) Windows 10
8 10 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (7.38%) Windows 8
10 7 (5.74%) Windows XP
11 6 (4.92%) Unix
11 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (4.10%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.46%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.82%) SUSE
14 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.57%) Virtual Environments
2 8 (6.56%) Business Analysis
3 7 (5.74%) Incident Management
4 6 (4.92%) Change Management
4 6 (4.92%) Network Design
5 5 (4.10%) Analytics
5 5 (4.10%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (4.10%) Data Analytics
5 5 (4.10%) Product Management
5 5 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.28%) CRM
6 4 (3.28%) ITIL
6 4 (3.28%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.46%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (2.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.46%) Migration
8 2 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (1.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.57%) PowerShell
2 18 (14.75%) SQL
3 15 (12.30%) Bash Shell
4 14 (11.48%) Python
5 4 (3.28%) Ruby
6 3 (2.46%) PHP
7 2 (1.64%) Java
7 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.82%) C
8 1 (0.82%) C#
8 1 (0.82%) C++
8 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (16.39%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.10%) MCSA
5 4 (3.28%) CCNA
5 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.46%) PhD
7 2 (1.64%) MCITP
7 2 (1.64%) MCSE
7 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.82%) CCNP
8 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) SLA
2 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (45.90%) Active Directory
2 34 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (15.57%) Firmware
4 16 (13.11%) vSphere
5 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.82%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.82%) Docker
7 1 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.82%) LXC
7 1 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.92%) SCCM
3 5 (4.10%) WSUS
4 4 (3.28%) Munin
4 4 (3.28%) Nagios
4 4 (3.28%) Puppet
5 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.82%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 47 (38.52%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.97%) VMware
3 20 (16.39%) Red Hat
4 18 (14.75%) Cisco
5 9 (7.38%) Apple
5 9 (7.38%) SAP
6 7 (5.74%) Avaya
6 7 (5.74%) Veeam
7 6 (4.92%) Adobe
7 6 (4.92%) HP
7 6 (4.92%) Oracle
8 5 (4.10%) Dell
8 5 (4.10%) Google
8 5 (4.10%) Palo Alto
8 5 (4.10%) SonicWALL
8 5 (4.10%) Tableau
9 4 (3.28%) arcserve
9 4 (3.28%) Juniper
9 4 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.46%) CheckPoint
South East
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £32k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 20 days ago