The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 25 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 55 59
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.93% 0.65% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.66% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% +30.95%  
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 491 452 487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.60% 97.62% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 364 368 360
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Merseyside

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in Merseyside

Systems Support
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 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
Liverpool +2 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Wirral - 2 - -
Systems Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Merseyside region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) iPad
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Law
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (37.50%) SCVMM
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) SCDPM

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Law
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ACCA
2 1 (12.50%) CIMA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCDPM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
1 3 (37.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Avaya
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle