Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Support
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 68 108
Rank change year-on-year -17 +40 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 11 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.00% 1.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 2
Cardiff median annual salary £30,000 £33,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.45% -0.74% +3.85%
South Wales median annual salary £30,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.45% -16.25% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 1,072 798 1,310
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 99.01% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 904 716 1,199
Cardiff median annual salary £39,625 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.67% +5.63% +1.43%
10th Percentile £24,075 £23,625 £22,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Systems Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Cardiff

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in Cardiff

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Support in Cardiff

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Systems Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 7 (63.64%) HTTP
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (27.27%) MS Access
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Finance

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
1 7 (63.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MS Access
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
1 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware