The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 85 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 4 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.47% 0.25% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.25% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 15
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £30,122
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +8.33%
Systems Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
824 795 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.15% 97.91% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 734 765 782
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Southampton region.

Systems Support Salary Trend in Southampton

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) DVB
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) MPEG
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) ResourceLink
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) Linux

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Tridion
1 1 (14.29%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DVB
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) MPEG
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco