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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 221 206 196
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 18 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.66% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 37
Median salary £27,500 £36,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,520
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £43,750 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +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
5115 5639 5718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.24% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4327 4728 4767
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +10 9 £23,500 -12.96%
Bristol +6 6 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Devon - 2 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire -8 1 £27,500 +10.00%
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (34.69%) Windows
1 17 (34.69%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.61%) HTML
3 15 (30.61%) SQL
4 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
5 12 (24.49%) Linux
5 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
6 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
7 9 (18.37%) ITIL
8 8 (16.33%) .NET
8 8 (16.33%) Java
8 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (16.33%) Software Architecture
8 8 (16.33%) Information Security
8 8 (16.33%) Marketing
8 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (14.29%) WSUS
9 7 (14.29%) SCOM
9 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.24%) Citrix
10 6 (12.24%) VoIP
11 5 (10.20%) Campaign Management
11 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
11 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
11 5 (10.20%) HP SIM
11 5 (10.20%) High Availability

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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) VoIP
2 3 (6.12%) SSH
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) NAS
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
4 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) GIS
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (16.33%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Advertising
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) HTML
2 8 (16.33%) .NET
3 5 (10.20%) Flash
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) XML
4 2 (4.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.16%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Linux
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
7 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Information Security
2 8 (16.33%) Software Architecture
3 5 (10.20%) Campaign Management
3 5 (10.20%) Change Management
3 5 (10.20%) High Availability
3 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
3 5 (10.20%) Service Management
4 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
4 4 (8.16%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Analytics
5 3 (6.12%) DevOps
5 3 (6.12%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (4.08%) Line Management
6 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Change Control
7 1 (2.04%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) Java
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) Python
5 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) CCNA
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.12%) MCSE
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
1 12 (24.49%) Hyper-V
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) ISA Server
3 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCOM
1 7 (14.29%) WSUS
2 5 (10.20%) HP SIM
2 5 (10.20%) Nagios
2 5 (10.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) VMware
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix
4 5 (10.20%) FrontRange
4 5 (10.20%) HP
4 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + bens
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