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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 85 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.25% 0.44% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.46% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £22,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.41% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £27,950 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,750 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
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
777 866 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.28% 95.48% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 584 774 743
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 27 May 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
6 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) Avaya
7 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (7.69%) Internet

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
1 6 (46.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago