The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 63 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.05% 0.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £33,750 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,574 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+11.91% -
Systems Support
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
547 413 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.96% 98.33% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 494 351 545
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Suffolk

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Systems Support
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 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
Ipswich -10 6 £33,750 +53.40%
Systems Support
East of England

Systems Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (61.54%) Release Management
4 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (61.54%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (61.54%) UNIX
4 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
4 8 (61.54%) MCSE
4 8 (61.54%) CCNP
4 8 (61.54%) CCNA
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (61.54%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Dropbox
6 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
2 1 (7.69%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Release Management
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (61.54%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) CCNP
1 8 (61.54%) CCNA
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Google