The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Systems Support
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 679 668 616
Rank change year-on-year -11 -52  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 189 239 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 158 206 317
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.07%  

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 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +26 77 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South East +34 43 £35,000 - 8
West Midlands +25 22 £30,000 +13.20% 5
Yorkshire -3 15 £35,000 +21.73% 2
South West -16 12 £24,250 -6.73% 1
North West -38 9 £38,000 +38.18%
East of England -16 8 £35,000 -22.22% 4
East Midlands +14 3 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Systems Support
UK

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 133 (39.58%) SQL
2 130 (38.69%) Windows
3 99 (29.46%) Microsoft
4 97 (28.87%) Active Directory
5 95 (28.27%) SQL Server
6 93 (27.68%) Finance
7 90 (26.79%) Windows Server
8 76 (22.62%) VMware
9 54 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 52 (15.48%) Microsoft Office
11 49 (14.58%) Office 365
12 45 (13.39%) Hyper-V
13 42 (12.50%) MS Exchange
14 41 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (11.61%) Linux
16 36 (10.71%) DNS
16 36 (10.71%) Firewall
16 36 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
17 34 (10.12%) Oracle
18 33 (9.82%) ERP
18 33 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 32 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
19 32 (9.52%) TCP/IP
19 32 (9.52%) VPN
20 31 (9.23%) SLA
21 30 (8.93%) Degree
22 29 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 29 (8.63%) DHCP
22 29 (8.63%) SharePoint
22 29 (8.63%) Microsoft Excel

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 42 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 29 (8.63%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (4.17%) Skype for Business
4 13 (3.87%) IIS
5 12 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.98%) SAS
7 9 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.38%) Confluence
9 4 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.30%) Apache
12 1 (0.30%) CMS
12 1 (0.30%) nginx
12 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (15.48%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (8.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.30%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.08%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (1.79%) assyst
4 4 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (1.19%) Northgate Housing
4 4 (1.19%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.89%) CODA-Financials
5 3 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.89%) HFM
5 3 (0.89%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.60%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.60%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.60%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.60%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.60%) SAP HR-PA
6 2 (0.60%) SAP HR-PD
6 2 (0.60%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.60%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.58%) Office 365
2 16 (4.76%) SaaS
3 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.19%) G Suite
5 4 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.60%) Boomi
6 2 (0.60%) IaaS
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.71%) DNS
1 36 (10.71%) Firewall
2 32 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 32 (9.52%) VPN
3 29 (8.63%) DHCP
4 21 (6.25%) LAN
5 20 (5.95%) SAN
6 19 (5.65%) WAN
7 16 (4.76%) VoIP
8 13 (3.87%) Internet
8 13 (3.87%) Skype
8 13 (3.87%) VLAN
9 9 (2.68%) DASS2
9 9 (2.68%) DPNSS
9 9 (2.68%) iSCSI
9 9 (2.68%) PBX
9 9 (2.68%) TETRA
10 4 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (1.19%) Intranet
10 4 (1.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (28.27%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (8.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (4.76%) Power BI
6 15 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.68%) MySQL
9 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.19%) Big Data
12 4 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.89%) Essbase
13 3 (0.89%) GIS
13 3 (0.89%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (2.38%) JIRA
2 4 (1.19%) CA Gen
2 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.89%) Toad
4 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
General
1 93 (27.68%) Finance
2 26 (7.74%) Law
3 22 (6.55%) Legal
4 15 (4.46%) Retail
5 14 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.38%) Banking
7 6 (1.79%) Advertising
7 6 (1.79%) Billing
7 6 (1.79%) Front Office
8 5 (1.49%) Back Office
8 5 (1.49%) Marketing
9 2 (0.60%) Games
9 2 (0.60%) German Language
9 2 (0.60%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.76%) MDX
2 15 (4.46%) .NET
3 11 (3.27%) HTML
4 9 (2.68%) XML
5 6 (1.79%) CSS
6 5 (1.49%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.49%) Middleware
7 4 (1.19%) EDI
8 3 (0.89%) JSON
9 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.60%) LAMP
10 1 (0.30%) jQuery
10 1 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.30%) REST
10 1 (0.30%) RESTful
10 1 (0.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.87%) User Experience
4 12 (3.57%) Equities
4 12 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.98%) AS400
5 10 (2.98%) Derivative
5 10 (2.98%) Driving Licence
5 10 (2.98%) iSeries
6 9 (2.68%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.38%) e-Learning
8 6 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.79%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.19%) iPad
9 4 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.89%) EPoS
10 3 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.89%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 130 (38.69%) Windows
2 90 (26.79%) Windows Server
3 41 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (11.61%) Linux
5 36 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (7.44%) Unix
6 25 (7.44%) Windows 7
7 19 (5.65%) Apple iOS
8 18 (5.36%) Windows 10
9 10 (2.98%) Mac OS X
9 10 (2.98%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.98%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.49%) Android
12 5 (1.49%) CentOS
13 4 (1.19%) Solaris
14 3 (0.89%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.89%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (9.82%) ERP
2 32 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (7.74%) ITIL
4 22 (6.55%) Project Management
5 21 (6.25%) Change Management
5 21 (6.25%) CRM
6 18 (5.36%) Workflow
7 17 (5.06%) Practice Management
8 15 (4.46%) Analytics
9 13 (3.87%) Change Control
9 13 (3.87%) Customer Engagement
10 11 (3.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (3.27%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (2.98%) Incident Management
11 10 (2.98%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (2.98%) Logistics
11 10 (2.98%) Migration
11 10 (2.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (2.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 133 (39.58%) SQL
2 29 (8.63%) T-SQL
3 24 (7.14%) Java
3 24 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.87%) VB
5 12 (3.57%) C#
5 12 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.27%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.98%) Python
8 9 (2.68%) PHP
9 7 (2.08%) COBOL
9 7 (2.08%) VBA
10 5 (1.49%) Perl
10 5 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.19%) C
12 3 (0.89%) ABAP
12 3 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.89%) VBScript
13 2 (0.60%) C++
13 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (8.93%) Degree
2 21 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.46%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.98%) MCSA
7 9 (2.68%) MCSE
8 7 (2.08%) PMI Certification
8 7 (2.08%) PMP
9 6 (1.79%) ACCA
9 6 (1.79%) CCNA
9 6 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.49%) CIMA
10 5 (1.49%) MCP
11 4 (1.19%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.19%) MCDST
12 3 (0.89%) CEH
12 3 (0.89%) CISSP
12 3 (0.89%) GCIA
13 2 (0.60%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.23%) SLA
2 6 (1.79%) QA
3 5 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.19%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 97 (28.87%) Active Directory
2 54 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (13.39%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.27%) vSphere
5 10 (2.98%) XenApp
6 9 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.89%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.60%) vCloud
10 2 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.30%) KVM
11 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (5.36%) SCCM
2 12 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 9 (2.68%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (2.68%) SmoothWall
3 9 (2.68%) WSUS
4 7 (2.08%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.89%) Grafana
5 3 (0.89%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.89%) SCOM
5 3 (0.89%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.60%) Nagios
7 1 (0.30%) Ansible
7 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.30%) Icinga
7 1 (0.30%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 99 (29.46%) Microsoft
2 76 (22.62%) VMware
3 34 (10.12%) Oracle
4 28 (8.33%) Citrix
5 19 (5.65%) SAP
6 17 (5.06%) Apple
7 16 (4.76%) Dell
8 14 (4.17%) Cisco
9 13 (3.87%) HP
10 10 (2.98%) Sophos
11 9 (2.68%) Nortel
11 9 (2.68%) Siemens
11 9 (2.68%) Symantec
11 9 (2.68%) Veeam
12 8 (2.38%) Tableau
13 7 (2.08%) Remedy
14 6 (1.79%) Avaya
14 6 (1.79%) Infor
15 5 (1.49%) Red Hat
16 4 (1.19%) CA
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Staff Finda ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Enfield
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + fantastic benefits listed
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Treloars
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
York
Piksel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lear Corporation
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hereford
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Fareham
aap3
Salary: £20000 - £23600.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Hoddesdon
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 26 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: Annual Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Stoke on Trent City Council
Salary: From £22,658 to £24,964 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago