Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Systems Support
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 143 129
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 3 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.21% 0.19% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 24
Kent median annual salary £26,500 £21,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.71% -39.29% -36.36%
10th Percentile £25,750 £20,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £32,450 £24,975 £39,375
South East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1407 2054 1993
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.28% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1792 1776
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,150 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Kent

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in Kent

Systems Support
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 2 £26,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +8 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Kent region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Meraki
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) PHP

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Meraki
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google