The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 728 767 778
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 112 87 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.090% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.095% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 69 72 68
Average salary £36,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £45,150
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Systems Support Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -20 39 £30,250 -13.57% 2
London +23 34 £45,000 +12.50% 5
West Midlands -13 13 - -
South West -23 11 £36,000 +73.07%
East of England +17 10 £20,000 -
East Midlands +18 3 £22,500 -28.57%
Yorkshire 0 2 £27,500 -5.17%
Systems Support Engineer
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Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 122 (51.26%) Windows
2 92 (38.66%) Microsoft
3 86 (36.13%) Linux
4 85 (35.71%) VMware
5 75 (31.51%) Active Directory
6 68 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 57 (23.95%) Cisco
8 54 (22.69%) TCP/IP
8 54 (22.69%) SQL Server
9 52 (21.85%) MS Exchange
10 49 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 44 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (18.49%) UNIX
12 42 (17.65%) SQL
12 42 (17.65%) DNS
13 41 (17.23%) Python
13 41 (17.23%) Perl
14 39 (16.39%) Finance
14 39 (16.39%) Firewall
15 36 (15.13%) Degree
15 36 (15.13%) MS Office
16 34 (14.29%) Hyper-V
17 31 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
18 30 (12.61%) DHCP
19 28 (11.76%) Citrix
19 28 (11.76%) SCOM
20 27 (11.34%) PHP
21 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
22 25 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
22 25 (10.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 52 (21.85%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 22 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (8.40%) IIS
5 16 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (3.78%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.36%) Apache
9 6 (2.52%) Lync
10 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.42%) CMS
11 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.42%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 68 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 36 (15.13%) MS Office
3 8 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.26%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.68%) SaaS
2 3 (1.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.42%) IaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (22.69%) TCP/IP
2 42 (17.65%) DNS
3 39 (16.39%) Firewall
4 30 (12.61%) DHCP
5 22 (9.24%) VPN
5 22 (9.24%) SAN
5 22 (9.24%) VLAN
6 20 (8.40%) Internet
6 20 (8.40%) LAN
7 17 (7.14%) VoIP
8 15 (6.30%) WAN
8 15 (6.30%) SMTP
9 12 (5.04%) IMAP
10 11 (4.62%) Wireless
10 11 (4.62%) NetScaler
11 10 (4.20%) DMZ
11 10 (4.20%) Wireshark
12 8 (3.36%) ADSL
13 6 (2.52%) FTP
13 6 (2.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.40%) MySQL
3 13 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.10%) DB2
7 4 (1.68%) MS Access
7 4 (1.68%) DTS
7 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (16.39%) Finance
2 11 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.36%) Back Office
4 6 (2.52%) Electronics
5 5 (2.10%) Front Office
5 5 (2.10%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.10%) Legal
6 3 (1.26%) Advertising
6 3 (1.26%) Banking
6 3 (1.26%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.26%) German Language
7 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.84%) Marketing
7 2 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (0.84%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.20%) MAPI
2 7 (2.94%) XML
3 6 (2.52%) Regular Expression
3 6 (2.52%) .NET
4 4 (1.68%) CSS
4 4 (1.68%) Web Services
5 3 (1.26%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.84%) LAMP
7 1 (0.42%) J2EE
7 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.42%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.66%) Blackberry
2 19 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.62%) iPhone
5 10 (4.20%) PDA
5 10 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.36%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.52%) EqualLogic
7 6 (2.52%) CCTV
7 6 (2.52%) User Experience
8 5 (2.10%) Wiki
9 4 (1.68%) Streaming Music
9 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.68%) SecurID
9 4 (1.68%) Replication
9 4 (1.68%) Clustering
10 3 (1.26%) Derivative
10 3 (1.26%) Life Science
11 2 (0.84%) Telematics
11 2 (0.84%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 122 (51.26%) Windows
2 86 (36.13%) Linux
3 44 (18.49%) UNIX
3 44 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (10.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (8.82%) Windows XP
7 16 (6.72%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.20%) Android
9 10 (4.20%) Windows Vista
10 5 (2.10%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.68%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.84%) Solaris
13 2 (0.84%) AIX
13 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.84%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (7.56%) ITIL
2 17 (7.14%) Use Case
3 16 (6.72%) Configuration Management
4 14 (5.88%) Change Management
5 10 (4.20%) Process Management
6 9 (3.78%) DevOps
7 8 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (2.94%) Migration
8 7 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (2.94%) Software Testing
9 6 (2.52%) E-Commerce
9 6 (2.52%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (2.10%) Electronic Trading
10 5 (2.10%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (2.10%) Low Latency
10 5 (2.10%) Project Management
10 5 (2.10%) Service Management
10 5 (2.10%) E-business
10 5 (2.10%) Business Continuity
10 5 (2.10%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.65%) SQL
2 41 (17.23%) Perl
2 41 (17.23%) Python
3 27 (11.34%) PHP
4 17 (7.14%) C
5 12 (5.04%) PowerShell
6 11 (4.62%) Java
7 10 (4.20%) C++
8 9 (3.78%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.52%) sed
9 6 (2.52%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.52%) AWK
10 3 (1.26%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (1.26%) VB
11 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.84%) VBScript
12 1 (0.42%) C#
12 1 (0.42%) ABAP
12 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (15.13%) Degree
2 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (7.56%) MCSE
5 12 (5.04%) Security Cleared
6 10 (4.20%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (4.20%) CCNA
7 9 (3.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (3.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (2.94%) CCA
10 6 (2.52%) DV Cleared
11 5 (2.10%) MCITP
12 4 (1.68%) HNC
12 4 (1.68%) HND
12 4 (1.68%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.26%) VCP4
13 3 (1.26%) MCSA
14 2 (0.84%) Linux+ Certification
15 1 (0.42%) MCTS
15 1 (0.42%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (31.51%) Active Directory
2 49 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.62%) XenApp
5 10 (4.20%) vSphere
6 8 (3.36%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.36%) ISA Server
6 8 (3.36%) VMware ESX
7 7 (2.94%) VMware Server
8 5 (2.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (1.68%) XenServer
10 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.84%) Postfix
11 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (11.76%) SCOM
2 20 (8.40%) SCCM
3 13 (5.46%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.94%) WSUS
5 6 (2.52%) Cacti
5 6 (2.52%) Opsview
6 5 (2.10%) Puppet
6 5 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.68%) HP SIM
8 3 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.26%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.26%) SCSM
8 3 (1.26%) OpenView
9 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.42%) Nagios
10 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 92 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 85 (35.71%) VMware
3 57 (23.95%) Cisco
4 28 (11.76%) Citrix
5 19 (7.98%) NetApp
6 17 (7.14%) Oracle
7 15 (6.30%) HP
7 15 (6.30%) Symantec
8 13 (5.46%) Dell
8 13 (5.46%) Apple
9 10 (4.20%) Draytek
10 7 (2.94%) McAfee
10 7 (2.94%) Polycom
11 6 (2.52%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.10%) Splunk
12 5 (2.10%) Zend
12 5 (2.10%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.10%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.68%) Siemens
13 4 (1.68%) Nortel
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