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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 302 334 329
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.040% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.043% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £28,000 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
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
9659 11673 11048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.47% 92.51% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8214 9850 9611
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, 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 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Server
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) CCA
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) SunGard
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) NAS

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
1 1 (12.50%) DTS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) SecurID
2 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (37.50%) CCA
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Server
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) SunGard
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Altiris
3 2 (25.00%) Polycom
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) IronPort