The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 220 229 221
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 21 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 24
Median salary £23,500 £27,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
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 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
5375 5760 5965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.72% 97.18% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4539 4852 4911
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Systems Support in the job title.

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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Wiltshire - 11 £23,500 -
Bristol +13 6 £34,250 - 2
Gloucestershire -9 2 £29,000 +16.00% 1
Somerset -15 2 £19,000 -32.74% 1
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 25 (64.10%) Windows Server
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
5 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (28.21%) VoIP
7 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 9 (23.08%) ITIL
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
10 7 (17.95%) WSUS
11 6 (15.38%) Linux
11 6 (15.38%) SLA
12 5 (12.82%) LAN
12 5 (12.82%) WAN
12 5 (12.82%) MS Office
12 5 (12.82%) SQL
12 5 (12.82%) Information Security
12 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
12 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
13 4 (10.26%) NAS
13 4 (10.26%) High Availability
13 4 (10.26%) DevOps

Systems Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) VoIP
2 5 (12.82%) LAN
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 4 (10.26%) NAS
3 4 (10.26%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.13%) MS Access
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Digital Media
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
1 25 (64.10%) Windows Server
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.38%) Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Unix
8 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Information Security
3 4 (10.26%) DevOps
3 4 (10.26%) High Availability
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.69%) Service Management
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Analytics
5 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Change Control
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.56%) Server Patching
6 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) Ada
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) CCNA
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCSE
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) VMware
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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