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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 223 196 212
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 26 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.57% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.60% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 11
Average salary £36,000 £24,750 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -9.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £19,400 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £28,200 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,568 £30,000 £27,756
% change year-on-year
+5.22% +8.08%
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
5900 5512 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.22% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4834 4637 4668
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Somerset +9 9 £36,000 +50.00%
Bristol +3 6 £31,250 -3.84%
Wiltshire - 5 £38,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -19 3 £31,443 +25.77% 1
Dorset -20 2 £41,250 -10.81%
Devon -16 1 £27,500 +32.21%
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) ITIL
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
6 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (20.45%) Citrix
7 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
7 9 (20.45%) Oracle
7 9 (20.45%) IIS
7 9 (20.45%) Windows 2000
7 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (20.45%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (15.91%) MS Office
8 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco
8 7 (15.91%) Firewall
9 6 (13.64%) Process Management
9 6 (13.64%) Change Management
9 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.36%) SAP
10 5 (11.36%) Linux
10 5 (11.36%) ISA Server
10 5 (11.36%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 9 (20.45%) IIS
2 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.55%) Apache
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.27%) Lync
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) TETRA
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) DASS2
3 4 (9.09%) DPNSS
3 4 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) PBX
3 4 (9.09%) VoIP
4 3 (6.82%) LAN
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) SAN
5 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.27%) Intranet
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
6 1 (2.27%) Extranet
6 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.27%) NAS
6 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.55%) SAP BI
5 2 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) Xcelsius
6 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (11.36%) Back Office
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Wiki
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 2000
5 5 (11.36%) Linux
6 4 (9.09%) UNIX
6 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.27%) HPUX
8 1 (2.27%) Solaris
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (13.64%) Process Management
3 6 (13.64%) Change Management
4 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Workflow
4 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.82%) ETL
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) E-business
6 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Change Control
6 2 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.55%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
1 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.55%) CCNA
2 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) RHCE
3 1 (2.27%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.27%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.27%) DO-254
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.36%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.82%) XenServer
5 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.27%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.27%) Firmware
6 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCOM
1 3 (6.82%) HP SIM
2 2 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) OpenView
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) VMware
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 9 (20.45%) Citrix
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) SAP
6 4 (9.09%) Business Objects
6 4 (9.09%) Siemens
6 4 (9.09%) Nortel
7 3 (6.82%) HP
7 3 (6.82%) Dell
8 2 (4.55%) Zend
8 2 (4.55%) Splunk
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.27%) Symantec
9 1 (2.27%) Avaya
9 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
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