Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 279 253
Rank change year-on-year -2 -26 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 5 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.067% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
Manchester median annual salary £26,500 £26,250 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +31.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,839 £18,500
90th Percentile £31,900 £31,500 £26,575
North West median annual salary £26,500 £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -15.87% +14.55% -0.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,230 7,224 6,783
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.14% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,985 6,229 5,628
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Systems Support in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) RHCT
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) COM

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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft