The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Systems Support
UK / England
Rank 688 614 592
Rank change year-on-year -74 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 149 331 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 126 284 280
Median salary £38,750 £35,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.92% +0.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £54,800 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +13.55% -1.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76786 93381 96100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64228 78950 79244
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Systems Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in England

Systems Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in England

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support in England

Systems Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
London -12 62 £45,000 +12.50% 12
South East +78 40 £33,500 -4.28% 7
North West -12 17 £45,000 +34.32% 3
South West -1 11 £23,500 -14.54% 1
West Midlands +27 9 £55,000 +134.04%
Yorkshire +5 4 £35,000 +20.68% 1
East of England -16 4 £33,750 +27.35%
East Midlands -8 2 £37,000 +8.96%
Systems Support
UK

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 across the England region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 169 (45.55%) Windows
2 151 (40.70%) SQL
3 105 (28.30%) Finance
4 103 (27.76%) SQL Server
5 102 (27.49%) Microsoft
5 102 (27.49%) Windows Server
6 86 (23.18%) Active Directory
7 65 (17.52%) VMware
8 54 (14.56%) MS Office
9 50 (13.48%) Office 365
10 49 (13.21%) MS Excel
11 47 (12.67%) Linux
12 45 (12.13%) MS Exchange
13 41 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 40 (10.78%) TCP/IP
14 40 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 40 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 37 (9.97%) Firewall
16 36 (9.70%) Windows 7
17 34 (9.16%) Hyper-V
18 33 (8.89%) ERP
18 33 (8.89%) Unix
19 30 (8.09%) Oracle
19 30 (8.09%) ITIL
19 30 (8.09%) Cisco
20 27 (7.28%) Degree
21 26 (7.01%) PowerShell
22 25 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
23 24 (6.47%) SLA

Systems Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 45 (12.13%) MS Exchange
2 21 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.12%) IIS
4 12 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.16%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.62%) Apache
8 6 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.81%) Confluence
9 3 (0.81%) nginx
9 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.54%) CMS
10 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.54%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.27%) CICS
Applications
1 54 (14.56%) MS Office
2 49 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 18 (4.85%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (2.96%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.62%) NetSuite
3 5 (1.35%) CODA-Financials
3 5 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.08%) Infor CRM
5 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.81%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.54%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HR-PA
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HR-PD
Cloud Services
1 50 (13.48%) Office 365
2 14 (3.77%) SaaS
3 12 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.35%) G Suite
6 4 (1.08%) Boomi
7 2 (0.54%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.78%) TCP/IP
2 37 (9.97%) Firewall
3 23 (6.20%) DHCP
4 22 (5.93%) DNS
4 22 (5.93%) LAN
4 22 (5.93%) VPN
5 21 (5.66%) Internet
6 18 (4.85%) VoIP
6 18 (4.85%) WAN
7 13 (3.50%) SAN
8 11 (2.96%) Wireless
9 9 (2.43%) Network Security
9 9 (2.43%) VLAN
10 6 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (1.62%) Skype
11 5 (1.35%) SSL
12 4 (1.08%) HTTP
12 4 (1.08%) PBX
12 4 (1.08%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (27.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.39%) MySQL
3 18 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (4.58%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.70%) Oracle Database
10 9 (2.43%) MS Access
11 8 (2.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (1.89%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.81%) Big Data
14 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.81%) KDB
14 3 (0.81%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (0.81%) JIRA
1 3 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (0.81%) Toad
1 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.27%) Ant
3 1 (0.27%) Subversion
3 1 (0.27%) Trac
General
1 105 (28.30%) Finance
2 20 (5.39%) Banking
2 20 (5.39%) Retail
3 17 (4.58%) Law
4 10 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.16%) Electronics
6 8 (2.16%) Front Office
7 7 (1.89%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.35%) Legal
8 5 (1.35%) Marketing
9 3 (0.81%) Advertising
9 3 (0.81%) Back Office
9 3 (0.81%) German Language
9 3 (0.81%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.54%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.04%) .NET
2 9 (2.43%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (2.43%) Middleware
3 8 (2.16%) LAMP
4 7 (1.89%) HTML
5 6 (1.62%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.35%) CSS
7 4 (1.08%) EDI
7 4 (1.08%) XML
8 3 (0.81%) JSON
8 3 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.54%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.54%) Sensu
9 2 (0.54%) Web Services
10 1 (0.27%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.27%) Node.js
10 1 (0.27%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.12%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.58%) Equities
4 13 (3.50%) Hedge funds
5 11 (2.96%) AS400
5 11 (2.96%) e-Learning
6 10 (2.70%) Derivative
6 10 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.43%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.43%) iSeries
8 8 (2.16%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.16%) Smartphone
9 7 (1.89%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.35%) EPoS
10 5 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.08%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.08%) CCTV
11 4 (1.08%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 169 (45.55%) Windows
2 102 (27.49%) Windows Server
3 47 (12.67%) Linux
4 40 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (9.70%) Windows 7
6 33 (8.89%) Unix
7 25 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (4.85%) Mac OS X
9 13 (3.50%) Android
10 12 (3.23%) Apple iOS
11 11 (2.96%) Windows 10
12 7 (1.89%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.62%) CentOS
13 6 (1.62%) Solaris
14 5 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (1.08%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (8.89%) ERP
2 30 (8.09%) ITIL
3 24 (6.47%) CRM
4 19 (5.12%) Change Management
4 19 (5.12%) Project Management
5 17 (4.58%) Analytics
5 17 (4.58%) Incident Management
6 13 (3.50%) Customer Engagement
6 13 (3.50%) Service Delivery
7 11 (2.96%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (2.96%) Data Analytics
7 11 (2.96%) Mathematics
7 11 (2.96%) Product Management
7 11 (2.96%) Telematics
8 10 (2.70%) Logistics
8 10 (2.70%) Workflow
9 9 (2.43%) Electronic Trading
9 9 (2.43%) PRINCE2
9 9 (2.43%) Validation
10 8 (2.16%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 151 (40.70%) SQL
2 26 (7.01%) PowerShell
3 22 (5.93%) Java
4 20 (5.39%) Python
5 16 (4.31%) JavaScript
6 15 (4.04%) T-SQL
7 14 (3.77%) PHP
8 12 (3.23%) VB
8 12 (3.23%) VBA
9 10 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 10 (2.70%) C#
9 10 (2.70%) Perl
9 10 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.89%) COBOL
11 5 (1.35%) VBScript
12 4 (1.08%) C
13 3 (0.81%) Ruby
14 2 (0.54%) C++
14 2 (0.54%) VB6
15 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (7.28%) Degree
2 17 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.89%) MCP
5 7 (1.89%) MCSE
6 6 (1.62%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.62%) PMP
7 5 (1.35%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.35%) CCNA
7 5 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.08%) MCDST
8 4 (1.08%) MCSA
9 3 (0.81%) CEH
9 3 (0.81%) CISSP
9 3 (0.81%) GCIA
10 2 (0.54%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.27%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.47%) SLA
2 9 (2.43%) QA
3 4 (1.08%) DICOM
3 4 (1.08%) HL7
3 4 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.54%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 86 (23.18%) Active Directory
2 40 (10.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (9.16%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (1.62%) vSphere
6 5 (1.35%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.08%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.81%) Varnish
8 3 (0.81%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.54%) Cronacle
9 2 (0.54%) NFS
9 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.27%) Docker
10 1 (0.27%) KVM
10 1 (0.27%) QEMU
10 1 (0.27%) Xen
10 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (5.12%) SCCM
2 4 (1.08%) Nagios
2 4 (1.08%) Puppet
2 4 (1.08%) SCOM
3 3 (0.81%) Grafana
3 3 (0.81%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.81%) WSUS
4 2 (0.54%) Ansible
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (0.54%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.27%) Cacti
5 1 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.27%) Icinga
5 1 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.27%) Munin
5 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (27.49%) Microsoft
2 65 (17.52%) VMware
3 30 (8.09%) Cisco
3 30 (8.09%) Oracle
4 18 (4.85%) Cognos
5 15 (4.04%) Apple
6 14 (3.77%) Citrix
7 11 (2.96%) Tableau
8 9 (2.43%) Hyperion
9 8 (2.16%) HP
9 8 (2.16%) ION Trading
9 8 (2.16%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.16%) SAP
10 7 (1.89%) Sage
10 7 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.62%) Bloomberg
11 6 (1.62%) CODA
11 6 (1.62%) Dell
12 5 (1.35%) FFastFill
12 5 (1.35%) Patsystems
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