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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 213 208 195
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 37 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.63% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 21
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,940 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,574 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.91% -
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
5628 5880 4993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.06% 95.95% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4881 4334
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +25 22 £40,000 +33.33%
Gloucestershire - 10 £25,000 - 1
Bristol -22 3 - - 1
Wiltshire -7 2 £27,000 +1.88% 2
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 26 (40.00%) SQL
3 20 (30.77%) VMware
4 17 (26.15%) Linux
5 15 (23.08%) SAN
5 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 14 (21.54%) Oracle
6 14 (21.54%) Degree
7 13 (20.00%) UNIX
7 13 (20.00%) vSphere
8 12 (18.46%) SCCM
8 12 (18.46%) LAN
8 12 (18.46%) Java
9 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
9 11 (16.92%) ERP
9 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (16.92%) Data Centre
10 10 (15.38%) ServiceNow
10 10 (15.38%) SCOM
10 10 (15.38%) Statistics
10 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 10 (15.38%) Perl
10 10 (15.38%) IBM
10 10 (15.38%) Tivoli
10 10 (15.38%) Shell Script
10 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 10 (15.38%) Manufacturing
11 9 (13.85%) IIS
11 9 (13.85%) Windows 2000

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (13.85%) IIS
2 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) Lync
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.08%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.54%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) SAN
2 12 (18.46%) LAN
3 6 (9.23%) Wireless
3 6 (9.23%) WLAN
3 6 (9.23%) WAN
4 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.08%) Firewall
5 2 (3.08%) TETRA
5 2 (3.08%) DASS2
5 2 (3.08%) DPNSS
5 2 (3.08%) PBX
5 2 (3.08%) VoIP
5 2 (3.08%) NAS
6 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.54%) DNS
6 1 (1.54%) Intranet
6 1 (1.54%) Internet
6 1 (1.54%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.08%) SAP BI
4 2 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.15%) Advertising
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
3 3 (4.62%) Back Office
4 2 (3.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) X-Windows
1 2 (3.08%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) XML
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.38%) Statistics
3 5 (7.69%) Replication
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 17 (26.15%) Linux
3 13 (20.00%) UNIX
4 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (13.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) HPUX
7 1 (1.54%) Solaris
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ERP
2 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 9 (13.85%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (10.77%) PDM
5 4 (6.15%) E-business
6 3 (4.62%) ITIL
7 2 (3.08%) Process Management
7 2 (3.08%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.08%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) Workflow
7 2 (3.08%) Migration
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.08%) ETL
7 2 (3.08%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 2 (3.08%) High Availability
7 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.54%) Web Development
8 1 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) Java
3 10 (15.38%) Perl
3 10 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) MCITP
2 1 (1.54%) MCSA
2 1 (1.54%) CCNA
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) RHCE
2 1 (1.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) vSphere
2 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.62%) Firmware
5 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.54%) XenApp
6 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) SCCM
2 10 (15.38%) SCOM
2 10 (15.38%) Tivoli
3 5 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.54%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) VMware
2 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.54%) Oracle
4 10 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 10 (15.38%) IBM
5 4 (6.15%) SAP
5 4 (6.15%) Veeam
6 3 (4.62%) HP
6 3 (4.62%) Citrix
7 2 (3.08%) Siemens
7 2 (3.08%) Nortel
7 2 (3.08%) Cisco
8 1 (1.54%) Splunk
8 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.54%) EMC
8 1 (1.54%) Avaya
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.54%) Symantec
8 1 (1.54%) Zend
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
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Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
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Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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