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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Support
UK
Rank 658 625 604
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 190 319 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.32% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 160 265 282
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £30,500 £29,100
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +4.81%

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -18 175 £38,500 +10.00% 18
London +24 70 £44,000 +17.33% 7
South East +72 46 £32,500 -18.75% 7
North West -12 21 £45,000 +34.32%
City of London +32 17 £44,000 -7.36% 3
South West -2 15 £24,667 -11.90% 2
Hampshire +21 11 £32,500 -21.21% 5
Wiltshire +25 9 £23,500 -27.69%
West Sussex +20 9 £22,500 -51.08%
Surrey +50 8 £33,500 +21.81%
Crawley +15 7 £22,500 -51.08%
Southampton +14 7 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Yorkshire +13 7 £25,000 -15.25%
Wales +5 7 £24,500 -24.61%
East of England -9 7 £33,000 +16.81% 2
West Midlands +23 6 £53,500 +68.50%
Manchester -28 6 £30,750 +53.75%
Swindon - 6 £23,500 -
Telford - 6 £53,500 -
Denbigh - 6 £24,500 -
North Wales - 6 £24,500 -
Shropshire - 6 £53,500 -
Denbighshire - 6 £24,500 -
Berkshire +32 5 £42,500 +25.92%
Oxfordshire +14 5 £29,000 -35.55% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 4 £36,500 +62.22% 1
Scotland +17 4 £27,500 - 1
Merseyside -1 4 - -
North Yorkshire - 4 £25,000 -
Somerset - 4 £42,000 -

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 201 (46.74%) Windows
2 170 (39.53%) SQL
3 131 (30.47%) Windows Server
4 121 (28.14%) Microsoft
5 115 (26.74%) Active Directory
6 111 (25.81%) SQL Server
7 110 (25.58%) Finance
8 89 (20.70%) VMware
9 64 (14.88%) Office 365
10 60 (13.95%) MS Excel
11 59 (13.72%) MS Office
12 54 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 53 (12.33%) MS Exchange
14 49 (11.40%) Linux
15 45 (10.47%) Cisco
16 44 (10.23%) Firewall
16 44 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
17 42 (9.77%) Hyper-V
17 42 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (9.53%) Windows Server 2012
18 41 (9.53%) ERP
19 40 (9.30%) Windows 7
20 39 (9.07%) TCP/IP
21 38 (8.84%) DNS
21 38 (8.84%) Oracle
21 38 (8.84%) Degree
22 34 (7.91%) Unix
22 34 (7.91%) LAN
22 34 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
23 30 (6.98%) DHCP

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 53 (12.33%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.51%) SharePoint
3 23 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (4.88%) IIS
5 20 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.09%) Apache
7 9 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.63%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.70%) nginx
10 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.47%) CMS
11 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.23%) CICS
12 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 59 (13.72%) MS Office
3 18 (4.19%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.23%) ProjectWise
7 1 (0.23%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (2.79%) Unit4 Business World
2 7 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.16%) CODA-Financials
3 5 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.16%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.93%) Infor CRM
4 4 (0.93%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.47%) SAP PS
5 2 (0.47%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.23%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.23%) Primavera
6 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 64 (14.88%) Office 365
2 16 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.09%) SaaS
4 8 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.70%) Boomi
6 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.47%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.23%) G Suite
7 1 (0.23%) GitHub
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.23%) PaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Slack
7 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.23%) Firewall
2 39 (9.07%) TCP/IP
3 38 (8.84%) DNS
4 34 (7.91%) LAN
5 30 (6.98%) DHCP
6 29 (6.74%) WAN
7 27 (6.28%) Internet
8 17 (3.95%) SAN
8 17 (3.95%) VPN
9 16 (3.72%) VoIP
10 13 (3.02%) Wireless
11 10 (2.33%) Broadband
11 10 (2.33%) Network Security
12 9 (2.09%) IP Telephony
13 6 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (1.40%) VLAN
14 5 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.16%) Skype
14 5 (1.16%) SSL
15 4 (0.93%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.74%) MySQL
3 21 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (4.19%) Crystal Reports
4 18 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.79%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.33%) MS Access
10 7 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.70%) Big Data
12 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.70%) KDB
12 3 (0.70%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.70%) Toad
2 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.23%) Ant
4 1 (0.23%) Subversion
4 1 (0.23%) Trac
4 1 (0.23%) Travis CI
General
1 110 (25.58%) Finance
2 23 (5.35%) Retail
3 21 (4.88%) Banking
4 20 (4.65%) Law
5 12 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.56%) Electronics
7 9 (2.09%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.86%) Legal
9 7 (1.63%) Front Office
10 5 (1.16%) Marketing
11 4 (0.93%) Billing
12 3 (0.70%) Advertising
12 3 (0.70%) Back Office
12 3 (0.70%) German Language
12 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.47%) Military
14 1 (0.23%) Automotive
14 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.95%) .NET
2 9 (2.09%) LAMP
2 9 (2.09%) Middleware
3 8 (1.86%) ASP.NET
4 7 (1.63%) FIX Protocol
4 7 (1.63%) HTML
5 5 (1.16%) CSS
6 3 (0.70%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.70%) EDI
6 3 (0.70%) JSON
6 3 (0.70%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.70%) XML
7 2 (0.47%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.47%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.47%) Sensu
7 2 (0.47%) WCF
7 2 (0.47%) Web Services
7 2 (0.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.58%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.72%) AS400
4 15 (3.49%) Equities
4 15 (3.49%) iSeries
5 13 (3.02%) Hedge funds
5 13 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.56%) e-Learning
7 10 (2.33%) Derivative
7 10 (2.33%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.33%) Smartphone
8 9 (2.09%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.40%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.40%) EPoS
9 6 (1.40%) iPad
10 5 (1.16%) CCTV
11 4 (0.93%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.93%) Replication
12 3 (0.70%) Fintech
12 3 (0.70%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 201 (46.74%) Windows
2 131 (30.47%) Windows Server
3 49 (11.40%) Linux
4 44 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (9.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 34 (7.91%) Unix
7 34 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (3.02%) Mac OS X
8 13 (3.02%) Windows 10
9 12 (2.79%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.09%) Android
11 8 (1.86%) OpenVMS
11 8 (1.86%) Windows 2000
11 8 (1.86%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.63%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.63%) Solaris
13 6 (1.40%) CentOS
14 5 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (9.53%) ERP
2 30 (6.98%) ITIL
3 28 (6.51%) CRM
4 21 (4.88%) Project Management
5 19 (4.42%) Change Management
6 17 (3.95%) Analytics
6 17 (3.95%) Incident Management
7 14 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (3.02%) Customer Engagement
8 13 (3.02%) Service Delivery
9 12 (2.79%) High Availability
9 12 (2.79%) Physics
10 11 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (2.56%) Data Analytics
10 11 (2.56%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.56%) Product Management
10 11 (2.56%) Telematics
11 10 (2.33%) Server Virtualisation
11 10 (2.33%) Workflow
12 9 (2.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 170 (39.53%) SQL
2 24 (5.58%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.42%) Java
3 19 (4.42%) Python
4 16 (3.72%) T-SQL
5 15 (3.49%) JavaScript
6 14 (3.26%) PHP
7 13 (3.02%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.02%) VB
8 12 (2.79%) C#
8 12 (2.79%) Shell Script
8 12 (2.79%) VBA
9 10 (2.33%) Perl
10 5 (1.16%) COBOL
10 5 (1.16%) VBScript
11 4 (0.93%) C
11 4 (0.93%) Ruby
12 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.47%) C++
13 2 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (8.84%) Degree
2 17 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.72%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.33%) CCNA
5 10 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.33%) MCSE
6 5 (1.16%) HND
6 5 (1.16%) MCSA
7 4 (0.93%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.93%) PMP
8 3 (0.70%) CEH
8 3 (0.70%) CISSP
8 3 (0.70%) GCIA
8 3 (0.70%) MCITP
8 3 (0.70%) MCP
9 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.23%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.58%) SLA
2 8 (1.86%) QA
3 7 (1.63%) DICOM
3 7 (1.63%) HL7
4 6 (1.40%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 115 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 54 (12.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (9.77%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.79%) vSphere
5 9 (2.09%) XenServer
6 8 (1.86%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.16%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.93%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.70%) Varnish
10 3 (0.70%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.47%) Cronacle
11 2 (0.47%) Docker
11 2 (0.47%) NFS
11 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.23%) Firmware
12 1 (0.23%) KVM
12 1 (0.23%) QEMU
12 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (6.28%) SCCM
2 7 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (1.40%) SCOM
4 4 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (0.93%) Nagios
4 4 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.93%) Puppet
5 3 (0.70%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.70%) Grafana
5 3 (0.70%) WSUS
6 2 (0.47%) Ansible
6 2 (0.47%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.47%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.23%) Cacti
7 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.23%) Icinga
7 1 (0.23%) Munin
7 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 121 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 89 (20.70%) VMware
3 45 (10.47%) Cisco
4 38 (8.84%) Oracle
5 21 (4.88%) Citrix
6 18 (4.19%) Cognos
7 16 (3.72%) Apple
8 15 (3.49%) Dell
9 11 (2.56%) Tableau
10 9 (2.09%) HP
10 9 (2.09%) Hyperion
10 9 (2.09%) ION Trading
11 8 (1.86%) Avaya
11 8 (1.86%) Intel Security
11 8 (1.86%) Juniper
11 8 (1.86%) SAP
12 7 (1.63%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.63%) Sage
12 7 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.63%) SolarWinds
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £19000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter
itecopeople
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Sal neg on experience and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Annual Salary
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
GTA
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
University College London (UCL)
Salary: From £34,056 to £41,163 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London, United Kingdom
The Electoral Commission
Salary: £31,494
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: up to £60,000 + flexible benefits
Posted: 7 days ago