The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 111 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £28,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
Systems Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1663 1400 2079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.46% 95.96% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1180 1815
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 2 (33.33%) Wind River
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Informatics
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Systems Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) 3GPP
2 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Mitel
2 2 (33.33%) Wind River
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp