The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Systems Support
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 233 223
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 11 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 24
Median salary £23,500 £27,500 £33,818
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.54% -18.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4918 5697 5859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.72% 96.79% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4105 4709 4895
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in the South West

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in the South West

Systems Support
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Wiltshire +27 9 £23,500 -
Devon -17 1 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Somerset - 1 £24,333 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South West region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
3 20 (76.92%) VMware
4 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
5 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
5 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
5 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 14 (53.85%) VoIP
6 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) Firewall
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
10 5 (19.23%) SAN
10 5 (19.23%) ITIL
11 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
11 4 (15.38%) Siemens
11 4 (15.38%) PBX
11 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco
11 4 (15.38%) HP
11 4 (15.38%) Nortel
11 4 (15.38%) TETRA
11 4 (15.38%) Wireless
11 4 (15.38%) Workflow
11 4 (15.38%) DASS2
11 4 (15.38%) DPNSS

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) VoIP
2 7 (26.92%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) SAN
4 4 (15.38%) DASS2
4 4 (15.38%) DPNSS
4 4 (15.38%) PBX
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) TETRA
4 4 (15.38%) Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) ISDN
5 3 (11.54%) LAN
5 3 (11.54%) PABX
5 3 (11.54%) WLAN
6 2 (7.69%) Internet
6 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.85%) Games
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) CCTV
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (3.85%) Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Entry
4 1 (3.85%) Data Validation
4 1 (3.85%) E-business
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) OpenUP
4 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.85%) Process Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Validation
4 1 (3.85%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (15.38%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.85%) Docker
6 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
1 4 (15.38%) SCOM
2 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Nortel
3 4 (15.38%) Siemens
4 3 (11.54%) 3PAR
4 3 (11.54%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) Veeam
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.85%) Sage
6 1 (3.85%) Zend
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