The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 324 319 324
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 2 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.008% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.009% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 11
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £31,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Systems Support Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Altiris
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Animation

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Animation
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
1 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Animation
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
3 1 (14.29%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) IronPort
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat