Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 23 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 328 287
Rank change year-on-year +45 -41 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 35 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 15
West Midlands median annual salary £32,000 £23,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.17% -17.54% -12.31%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,300 £40,000 £40,000
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.90% +2.14% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 9700 11899 10820
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.69% 96.18% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8178 9456 9025
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,034
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in the West Midlands

Systems Support
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in the West Midlands

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support in the West Midlands

Systems Support
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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
Shropshire - 9 £53,500 -
Staffordshire +21 7 £22,500 -25.00%
Dudley +9 4 £26,000 -35.00%
Solihull - 4 £32,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Herefordshire - 3 - -
Wolverhampton +13 2 £55,000 +35.80%
Birmingham +11 2 £40,000 +70.21%
Stourbridge - 1 £25,000 -
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) Logistics
4 9 (25.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (22.86%) Project Management
5 8 (22.86%) LAN
5 8 (22.86%) WAN
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (22.86%) SQL
6 7 (20.00%) COBOL
6 7 (20.00%) Java
6 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (20.00%) Unix
6 7 (20.00%) PMP
6 7 (20.00%) PMI Certification
6 7 (20.00%) Degree
6 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (20.00%) Release Management
6 7 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
6 7 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (17.14%) Citrix
7 6 (17.14%) ERP
7 6 (17.14%) SLA
7 6 (17.14%) Linux
8 5 (14.29%) SAP
8 5 (14.29%) B2B
8 5 (14.29%) Epicor
8 5 (14.29%) Coaching
8 5 (14.29%) Infor

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) LAN
1 8 (22.86%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) CA Gen
1 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.71%) AS400
3 2 (5.71%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Unix
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Logistics
2 9 (25.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.00%) Release Management
5 6 (17.14%) ERP
6 5 (14.29%) B2B
6 5 (14.29%) Coaching
7 4 (11.43%) Workflow
8 3 (8.57%) Change Control
8 3 (8.57%) CRM
8 3 (8.57%) Data Flow Diagram
8 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.57%) Decision Table
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Management
8 3 (8.57%) UML
9 1 (2.86%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) COBOL
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
1 7 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 7 (20.00%) PMP
2 3 (8.57%) HNC
2 3 (8.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) Epicor
4 5 (14.29%) Infor
4 5 (14.29%) SAP
5 4 (11.43%) CA
6 1 (2.86%) IFS
6 1 (2.86%) VMware
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