The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Systems Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Support Engineer
UK / England
Rank 763 774 724
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 55 149 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 134 142
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-25.37% +3.07%

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
75309 92135 95896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62944 78123 79993
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

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 19 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +53 20 £29,000 -22.66% 2
London +23 18 £55,000 +37.50% 2
South West +1 8 £23,500 -44.70%
East of England +14 4 £39,000 +47.16% 1
North West -5 4 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Yorkshire +28 1 £27,500 -
Systems Support Engineer
UK

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Systems Support Engineer 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 England region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (69.05%) Windows
2 67 (53.17%) Windows Server
3 54 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 48 (38.10%) VMware
5 41 (32.54%) Microsoft
6 33 (26.19%) SQL
7 32 (25.40%) MS Exchange
7 32 (25.40%) Hyper-V
7 32 (25.40%) Office 365
8 30 (23.81%) Linux
9 28 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (18.25%) ITIL
11 23 (18.25%) MS Office
11 23 (18.25%) Firewall
12 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (16.67%) VoIP
13 20 (15.87%) DNS
14 19 (15.08%) TCP/IP
14 19 (15.08%) SQL Server
14 19 (15.08%) Windows 7
15 18 (14.29%) Cisco
16 17 (13.49%) DHCP
16 17 (13.49%) Apple
17 16 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
18 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
18 15 (11.90%) Java
18 15 (11.90%) SharePoint
19 14 (11.11%) LAN

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 32 (25.40%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (11.90%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.97%) IIS
5 4 (3.17%) Confluence
5 4 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.17%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.59%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.59%) nginx
8 1 (0.79%) CICS
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (18.25%) MS Office
2 10 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (25.40%) Office 365
2 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (2.38%) SaaS
6 2 (1.59%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.79%) G Suite
7 1 (0.79%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.25%) Firewall
2 21 (16.67%) VoIP
3 20 (15.87%) DNS
4 19 (15.08%) TCP/IP
5 17 (13.49%) DHCP
6 14 (11.11%) LAN
7 13 (10.32%) WAN
8 9 (7.14%) SNMP
9 8 (6.35%) Internet
10 5 (3.97%) VPN
11 4 (3.17%) Network Security
12 3 (2.38%) Wireless
13 2 (1.59%) ADSL
13 2 (1.59%) NAS
13 2 (1.59%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.59%) SAN
13 2 (1.59%) Skype
13 2 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.17%) MySQL
4 2 (1.59%) Big Data
4 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.59%) Redis
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
5 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.17%) JIRA
3 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.79%) Ant
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.79%) Toad
General
1 10 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.76%) Finance
3 5 (3.97%) Retail
4 4 (3.17%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) German Language
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.76%) LAMP
1 6 (4.76%) Middleware
1 6 (4.76%) Web Services
2 2 (1.59%) .NET
2 2 (1.59%) JSON
2 2 (1.59%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (1.59%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.56%) Health Informatics
2 7 (5.56%) Informatics
2 7 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.59%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (1.59%) CCTV
5 2 (1.59%) Clustering
5 2 (1.59%) Equities
5 2 (1.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.79%) EFT
6 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.79%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) PKI
6 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 87 (69.05%) Windows
2 67 (53.17%) Windows Server
3 30 (23.81%) Linux
4 28 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (15.08%) Windows 7
8 12 (9.52%) Mac OS X
8 12 (9.52%) Unix
9 11 (8.73%) Windows 10
10 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.97%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.38%) CentOS
11 3 (2.38%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.25%) ITIL
2 10 (7.94%) Problem Management
3 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 8 (6.35%) B2B
5 7 (5.56%) High Availability
6 6 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (3.97%) Analytics
7 5 (3.97%) Contingency Planning
7 5 (3.97%) Patch Management
8 4 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.17%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (3.17%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (3.17%) Service Management
8 4 (3.17%) Web Filtering
9 3 (2.38%) Data Protection
9 3 (2.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.38%) Network Management
10 2 (1.59%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (1.59%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.19%) SQL
2 15 (11.90%) Java
3 11 (8.73%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.76%) Python
6 3 (2.38%) Perl
7 2 (1.59%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.59%) VB
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) COBOL
8 1 (0.79%) PL/1
8 1 (0.79%) REXX
8 1 (0.79%) Ruby
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) SC Cleared
1 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.35%) MCSE
4 5 (3.97%) CCNA
4 5 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.97%) Degree
5 3 (2.38%) MCSA
6 2 (1.59%) CEH
6 2 (1.59%) CISSP
6 2 (1.59%) GCIA
6 2 (1.59%) MCP
7 1 (0.79%) HNC
7 1 (0.79%) HND
7 1 (0.79%) MCITP
7 1 (0.79%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) SLA
2 7 (5.56%) DICOM
2 7 (5.56%) HL7
3 5 (3.97%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 54 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 32 (25.40%) Hyper-V
3 24 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.97%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (2.38%) Xen
7 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.59%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.59%) XenApp
8 1 (0.79%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (8.73%) Nagios
2 7 (5.56%) SCCM
2 7 (5.56%) WSUS
3 5 (3.97%) Puppet
4 4 (3.17%) Ansible
5 2 (1.59%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.59%) Grafana
5 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.59%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.79%) Control-M
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Munin
6 1 (0.79%) SCOM
6 1 (0.79%) WMI
6 1 (0.79%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 48 (38.10%) VMware
2 41 (32.54%) Microsoft
3 18 (14.29%) Cisco
4 17 (13.49%) Apple
5 10 (7.94%) HP
5 10 (7.94%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.14%) Oracle
7 8 (6.35%) Citrix
7 8 (6.35%) Dell
8 7 (5.56%) SonicWALL
9 4 (3.17%) Sophos
9 4 (3.17%) Splunk
10 3 (2.38%) Adobe
10 3 (2.38%) Clearswift
10 3 (2.38%) IBM
10 3 (2.38%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.59%) EqualLogic
11 2 (1.59%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.59%) Meraki
11 2 (1.59%) NetApp
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Clancy Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago