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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 189 207 190
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 45 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.15% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.16% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 45 7 25
Average salary £28,500 £31,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,820 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £38,881
UK excluding London average salary £28,738 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-14.21% +11.66%
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
5997 5024 5316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.21% 95.28% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 4376 4693
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Gloucestershire +6 14 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Devon -14 10 £20,500 -42.09% 5
Bristol +9 8 £35,000 +45.83% 2
Somerset -8 6 £28,750 -8.73% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £32,500 - 5
Cornwall - 3 £45,000 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 36 (48.00%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) SQL
3 22 (29.33%) MS Office
4 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (22.67%) VMware
7 16 (21.33%) Firewall
8 15 (20.00%) SLA
8 15 (20.00%) Citrix
8 15 (20.00%) ITIL
8 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (18.67%) Linux
9 14 (18.67%) Active Directory
9 14 (18.67%) ERP
9 14 (18.67%) Aerospace
9 14 (18.67%) Degree
10 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
11 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (14.67%) CCNA
11 11 (14.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 10 (13.33%) SCOM
12 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (13.33%) Cisco
12 10 (13.33%) Backup Exec
13 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
14 8 (10.67%) Apache
14 8 (10.67%) Python
14 8 (10.67%) MySQL
14 8 (10.67%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.67%) Apache
3 6 (8.00%) IIS
3 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (29.33%) MS Office
2 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SalesLogix
1 2 (2.67%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) Firewall
2 8 (10.67%) DNS
2 8 (10.67%) NetScaler
3 6 (8.00%) DHCP
4 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.00%) Internet
6 2 (2.67%) Network Security
6 2 (2.67%) WAN
7 1 (1.33%) Wireless Security
7 1 (1.33%) Wireless
7 1 (1.33%) TETRA
7 1 (1.33%) NGN
7 1 (1.33%) 3G
7 1 (1.33%) DASS2
7 1 (1.33%) DPNSS
7 1 (1.33%) Broadband
7 1 (1.33%) LAN
7 1 (1.33%) PBX
7 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) MySQL
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (18.67%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.00%) Games
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) French Language
4 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) XML
2 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 3 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Wiki
2 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (48.00%) Windows
2 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (18.67%) Linux
4 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.67%) Ubuntu
8 5 (6.67%) UNIX
8 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) ITIL
2 14 (18.67%) ERP
3 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (10.67%) E-business
3 8 (10.67%) Document Management
3 8 (10.67%) Problem Management
3 8 (10.67%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (10.67%) DevOps
4 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.00%) Revenue Management
6 2 (2.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.67%) Network Design
6 2 (2.67%) Migration
7 1 (1.33%) Scrum
7 1 (1.33%) Web Design
7 1 (1.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.33%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.67%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) Python
2 8 (10.67%) C++
3 6 (8.00%) C
4 4 (5.33%) Java
5 3 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) CCNA
2 11 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.33%) VCP5
5 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.33%) MCTS
5 1 (1.33%) CIPD
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (18.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.67%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) XenServer
4 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 10 (13.33%) SCOM
2 8 (10.67%) WSUS
2 8 (10.67%) SCCM
2 8 (10.67%) Nagios
3 4 (5.33%) Puppet
4 3 (4.00%) WMI
5 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.67%) VMware
3 15 (20.00%) Citrix
4 10 (13.33%) Cisco
5 8 (10.67%) CommVault
5 8 (10.67%) Zend
5 8 (10.67%) Bomgar
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle
7 4 (5.33%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) Splunk
8 2 (2.67%) Sage
8 2 (2.67%) Dell
9 1 (1.33%) Nortel
9 1 (1.33%) Siemens
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