Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 251 244
Rank change year-on-year -49 -7 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 7 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.085% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 16
Manchester median annual salary £34,500 £25,000 £30,486
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.00% -18.00% -21.33%
10th Percentile £25,375 £20,100 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,375 £34,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% +18.18% -15.38%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7991 6926 7013
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.52% 97.85% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6737 5865 5753
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £63,550 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Manchester

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in Manchester

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support in Manchester

Systems Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 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
Stockport - 2 £38,000 -
Wigan - 1 £31,500 -
Systems Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
1 1 (14.29%) CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 1 (14.29%) Data Security
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Process Management
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Siebel
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Wonderware