The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 208 206 211
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 32 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.51% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.53% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 18
Average salary £28,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.06% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £22,846
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,600 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -5.55%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support across the South West region.

Systems Support Salary Trend in the South West

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in the South West

Systems Support
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Wiltshire -4 10 £27,000 -20.58% 1
Devon -10 9 £29,500 +41.82% 2
Gloucestershire -13 5 £28,500 -18.57%
Bristol +8 4 £42,500 +37.09%
Somerset - 3 £28,750 -
Cornwall - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) SQL
3 22 (33.33%) MS Office
4 18 (27.27%) ITIL
5 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
6 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 14 (21.21%) ERP
7 14 (21.21%) Aerospace
8 13 (19.70%) VMware
9 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 12 (18.18%) Linux
9 12 (18.18%) Firewall
9 12 (18.18%) Degree
9 12 (18.18%) SLA
10 11 (16.67%) SCOM
10 11 (16.67%) Citrix
11 10 (15.15%) Cisco
12 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (13.64%) C++
12 9 (13.64%) Python
12 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
13 8 (12.12%) Backup Exec
13 8 (12.12%) Oracle
14 7 (10.61%) Back Office
14 7 (10.61%) CSS
14 7 (10.61%) XML
14 7 (10.61%) CCNA
14 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (9.09%) Apache
1 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (33.33%) MS Office
2 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) ResourceLink
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 5 (7.58%) Internet
5 3 (4.55%) DASS2
5 3 (4.55%) DPNSS
5 3 (4.55%) TETRA
5 3 (4.55%) DHCP
5 3 (4.55%) DNS
5 3 (4.55%) LAN
5 3 (4.55%) PBX
5 3 (4.55%) VoIP
6 2 (3.03%) Network Security
7 1 (1.52%) WAN
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (21.21%) Aerospace
2 7 (10.61%) Back Office
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Games
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) French Language
4 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) CSS
1 7 (10.61%) XML
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Wiki
2 5 (7.58%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Clustering
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 12 (18.18%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.06%) UNIX
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) ITIL
2 14 (21.21%) ERP
3 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 6 (9.09%) E-business
3 6 (9.09%) Document Management
3 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 6 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (9.09%) DevOps
4 5 (7.58%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.55%) Change Management
5 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.55%) Migration
5 3 (4.55%) Workflow
5 3 (4.55%) Revenue Management
5 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.55%) Process Management
5 3 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (1.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) SQL
2 9 (13.64%) Python
2 9 (13.64%) C++
3 5 (7.58%) C
4 4 (6.06%) Perl
4 4 (6.06%) Java
5 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) CCNA
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.52%) CIPD
5 1 (1.52%) VCP5
5 1 (1.52%) AAT
5 1 (1.52%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.52%) DO-254
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.58%) ISA Server
3 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.55%) XenServer
4 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) SCOM
2 8 (12.12%) Backup Exec
3 6 (9.09%) WSUS
3 6 (9.09%) SCCM
3 6 (9.09%) Nagios
4 5 (7.58%) Puppet
5 3 (4.55%) OpenView
5 3 (4.55%) HP SIM
6 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.70%) VMware
3 11 (16.67%) Citrix
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco
5 8 (12.12%) Oracle
6 6 (9.09%) Bomgar
6 6 (9.09%) Zend
6 6 (9.09%) CommVault
7 5 (7.58%) Splunk
8 4 (6.06%) Dell
9 3 (4.55%) Nortel
9 3 (4.55%) HP
9 3 (4.55%) Siemens
10 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Just now
Newton Abbot
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32500.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago