The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Support
UK
Rank 646 665 602
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 203 280 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 167 218 288
Median salary £33,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,033 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +10.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Systems Support in the job title.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Support
Salary Trend

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in the UK

Systems Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Systems Support
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
England +17 185 £34,000 -1.64% 25
London +46 70 £43,500 +16.00% 12
South East +99 56 £32,500 +21.77% 2
City of London +27 18 £45,000 +30.43% 4
North West -24 16 £31,500 -5.97% 4
Hampshire +21 15 £32,500 -35.00%
South West -1 15 £25,667 -6.66% 3
East of England +7 14 £33,000 -2.94% 1
West Sussex - 12 £25,000 -
Crawley - 10 £25,000 -
Scotland +28 9 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Edinburgh +17 9 £27,500 -
Yorkshire +17 9 £25,000 -15.25% 1
Wiltshire +32 8 £23,500 -27.69%
Kent +18 8 - -
Wales +3 8 £24,500 -24.61%
Southampton - 8 £27,500 -
Swindon - 8 £23,500 -
Fareham - 7 £32,500 -
Denbighshire - 7 £24,500 -
North Wales - 7 £24,500 -
Warrington +14 6 £31,500 -25.88%
Cheshire +8 6 £31,500 -25.88%
Denbigh - 6 £24,500 -
Berkshire +51 5 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Surrey +35 5 £26,500 +29.26% 1
Oxfordshire +26 5 £29,000 +11.53%
West Yorkshire +23 5 £34,000 +15.25%
Leeds +17 5 £34,547 +17.10%
Essex +13 5 £40,000 +25.98%

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 217 (48.33%) Windows
2 167 (37.19%) SQL
3 140 (31.18%) Windows Server
4 126 (28.06%) Microsoft
5 125 (27.84%) Active Directory
6 115 (25.61%) SQL Server
7 112 (24.94%) Finance
8 101 (22.49%) VMware
9 61 (13.59%) MS Excel
10 59 (13.14%) Linux
11 58 (12.92%) Office 365
12 56 (12.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 55 (12.25%) MS Exchange
14 54 (12.03%) Firewall
15 53 (11.80%) MS Office
16 50 (11.14%) Cisco
17 48 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
18 45 (10.02%) Windows Server 2008
19 43 (9.58%) ITIL
20 42 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
20 42 (9.35%) Windows 7
21 41 (9.13%) DNS
21 41 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
22 40 (8.91%) TCP/IP
22 40 (8.91%) Hyper-V
23 37 (8.24%) Oracle
24 36 (8.02%) Unix
25 35 (7.80%) LAN
26 33 (7.35%) ERP
26 33 (7.35%) SCCM

Systems Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 55 (12.25%) MS Exchange
2 27 (6.01%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (4.90%) IIS
5 16 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (2.23%) Apache
7 9 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.34%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.45%) CMS
11 2 (0.45%) nginx
12 1 (0.22%) CICS
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 61 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 53 (11.80%) MS Office
3 17 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.22%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (2.23%) Unit4 Business World
2 7 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.56%) SAP PS
3 5 (1.11%) CODA-Financials
4 4 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.89%) Infor CRM
4 4 (0.89%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.45%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.22%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.22%) Magento
6 1 (0.22%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Primavera
6 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.22%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 58 (12.92%) Office 365
2 17 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.11%) SaaS
5 3 (0.67%) Boomi
5 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.45%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.22%) G Suite
7 1 (0.22%) GitHub
7 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Slack
7 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 54 (12.03%) Firewall
2 41 (9.13%) DNS
3 40 (8.91%) TCP/IP
4 35 (7.80%) LAN
5 31 (6.90%) DHCP
6 29 (6.46%) WAN
7 25 (5.57%) Internet
8 19 (4.23%) VPN
9 17 (3.79%) SAN
10 16 (3.56%) VoIP
11 15 (3.34%) Wireless
12 11 (2.45%) Network Security
13 10 (2.23%) Broadband
14 9 (2.00%) IP Telephony
15 7 (1.56%) VLAN
16 6 (1.34%) WLAN
17 5 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
17 5 (1.11%) HTTP
17 5 (1.11%) SSL
17 5 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.79%) MySQL
3 19 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
4 17 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.67%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.00%) MS Access
10 8 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.67%) KDB
13 3 (0.67%) Redis
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.45%) SAP BW
15 1 (0.22%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.45%) Subversion
4 1 (0.22%) Ant
4 1 (0.22%) JIRA
4 1 (0.22%) Trac
4 1 (0.22%) Travis CI
General
1 112 (24.94%) Finance
2 22 (4.90%) Retail
3 20 (4.45%) Banking
4 17 (3.79%) Law
5 15 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.67%) Electronics
7 10 (2.23%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.00%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.56%) Marketing
10 6 (1.34%) Legal
11 5 (1.11%) Advertising
12 4 (0.89%) Billing
12 4 (0.89%) Publishing
13 3 (0.67%) Back Office
13 3 (0.67%) Front Office
13 3 (0.67%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.45%) Games
14 2 (0.45%) Military
15 1 (0.22%) Automotive
15 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.12%) .NET
2 8 (1.78%) ASP.NET
2 8 (1.78%) LAMP
3 7 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (1.34%) HTML
5 5 (1.11%) CSS
5 5 (1.11%) Middleware
6 4 (0.89%) Web Services
6 4 (0.89%) XML
7 3 (0.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.67%) EDI
8 2 (0.45%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.45%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.45%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.45%) Sensu
8 2 (0.45%) WCF
8 2 (0.45%) WinForms
9 1 (0.22%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.57%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.56%) Physics
4 14 (3.12%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.90%) e-Learning
5 13 (2.90%) iSeries
6 12 (2.67%) AS400
7 11 (2.45%) Health Informatics
7 11 (2.45%) Hedge funds
7 11 (2.45%) Informatics
7 11 (2.45%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.45%) Telematics
7 11 (2.45%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.23%) Smartphone
9 9 (2.00%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.00%) Equities
10 8 (1.78%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.56%) Clustering
12 5 (1.11%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 217 (48.33%) Windows
2 140 (31.18%) Windows Server
3 59 (13.14%) Linux
4 45 (10.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (9.35%) Windows 7
5 42 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (9.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (8.02%) Unix
8 17 (3.79%) Mac OS X
9 14 (3.12%) Windows 10
10 13 (2.90%) Windows XP
11 12 (2.67%) Windows 8
12 9 (2.00%) Android
12 9 (2.00%) OpenVMS
12 9 (2.00%) Windows 2000
13 8 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.56%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.89%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.67%) CentOS
16 3 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (9.58%) ITIL
2 33 (7.35%) ERP
3 29 (6.46%) CRM
4 24 (5.35%) High Availability
5 23 (5.12%) Change Management
6 19 (4.23%) Incident Management
7 18 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (4.01%) Project Management
8 16 (3.56%) Service Delivery
9 15 (3.34%) Customer Engagement
10 13 (2.90%) Analytics
11 12 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (2.67%) Business Analysis
11 12 (2.67%) Configuration Management
11 12 (2.67%) Data Analytics
11 12 (2.67%) Product Management
12 11 (2.45%) Line Management
13 10 (2.23%) Change Control
13 10 (2.23%) SDLC
14 9 (2.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 167 (37.19%) SQL
2 22 (4.90%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.56%) T-SQL
4 15 (3.34%) Shell Script
5 14 (3.12%) Python
6 12 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.67%) PHP
6 12 (2.67%) VBA
7 11 (2.45%) C#
8 10 (2.23%) Perl
8 10 (2.23%) VB
9 8 (1.78%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.78%) Ruby
10 7 (1.56%) Java
11 4 (0.89%) C
12 2 (0.45%) C++
12 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.45%) VB6
12 2 (0.45%) VBScript
13 1 (0.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 32 (7.13%) Degree
2 22 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (3.34%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.12%) MCSE
5 13 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.45%) CCNA
7 9 (2.00%) MCSA
8 6 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.11%) HND
10 4 (0.89%) MCP
10 4 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.45%) CCA
11 2 (0.45%) CCNP
11 2 (0.45%) CCSE
11 2 (0.45%) CCSP
11 2 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.45%) MCITP
12 1 (0.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.01%) SLA
2 11 (2.45%) DICOM
2 11 (2.45%) HL7
3 6 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.34%) QA
3 6 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 125 (27.84%) Active Directory
2 56 (12.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (8.91%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.90%) vSphere
5 10 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (1.78%) XenApp
6 8 (1.78%) XenServer
7 7 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.67%) Docker
9 3 (0.67%) Varnish
9 3 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.67%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.45%) Cronacle
10 2 (0.45%) Firmware
10 2 (0.45%) NFS
10 2 (0.45%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (7.35%) SCCM
2 9 (2.00%) Nagios
2 9 (2.00%) SCOM
3 8 (1.78%) Puppet
3 8 (1.78%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (1.56%) Casper Suite
5 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.11%) Munin
7 4 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.89%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.67%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.67%) WSUS
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.45%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.22%) Ansible
10 1 (0.22%) Cacti
10 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 126 (28.06%) Microsoft
2 101 (22.49%) VMware
3 50 (11.14%) Cisco
4 37 (8.24%) Oracle
5 27 (6.01%) Citrix
6 24 (5.35%) Apple
7 17 (3.79%) Cognos
7 17 (3.79%) Dell
8 13 (2.90%) SAP
9 12 (2.67%) HP
9 12 (2.67%) Tableau
10 10 (2.23%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.00%) Hyperion
11 9 (2.00%) ION Trading
11 9 (2.00%) Sage
12 8 (1.78%) Intel Security
12 8 (1.78%) Juniper
12 8 (1.78%) NetApp
12 8 (1.78%) SolarWinds
13 7 (1.56%) Palo Alto
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan
Mint
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: Up to £30 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £33867 - £41653 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + generous benefit
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + growth
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Networx
Salary: £24,333
Posted: 17 days ago
Norwich
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £21745 - £24717 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Washington Frank
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago