The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 203 179 175
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 11 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.50% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.53% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 26
Average salary £32,397 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.21% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,316 £36,500 £32,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5089 5268 4657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.82% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4419 4062
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Systems Support
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Coventry -7 4 £32,397 -
Worcestershire - 4 £30,000 - 1
Birmingham +1 3 £28,000 -30.00% 1
Systems Support
England

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) SAP CRM
2 6 (23.08%) ABAP
2 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) CRM
2 6 (23.08%) SAP BW
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 4 (15.38%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) MCSE
5 3 (11.54%) MCSA
5 3 (11.54%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.54%) Moodle
5 3 (11.54%) E-Learning

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (11.54%) Moodle
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) SAP CRM
2 2 (7.69%) SAP SD
2 2 (7.69%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) FTP
2 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) WLAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SAP BW
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) JasperReports
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) PVCS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Hudson
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) PostGIS
2 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.69%) Spring
2 2 (7.69%) Classic ASP
3 1 (3.85%) WCF
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) E-Learning
1 3 (11.54%) VLE
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) BPEL
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Logistics
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) ABAP
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) VBA
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) MCSA
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) NEC
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
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