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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 745 808 792
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 123 94 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.087% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.092% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 81 76 60
Average salary £36,750 £29,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.72% -5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,400 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £43,250 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
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
97873 102079 98901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81046 83378 83612
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 1 April 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 1 April 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
London +10 48 £45,000 +8.43% 4
South East -25 34 £33,000 -5.71% 4
South West -17 14 £36,000 +79.10% 1
West Midlands - 14 - -
East of England +24 9 £20,000 - 2
East Midlands +15 3 £22,500 -40.78%
Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 -
Systems Support Engineer
UK

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 134 (53.82%) Windows
2 96 (38.55%) Microsoft
3 89 (35.74%) Linux
4 87 (34.94%) VMware
5 80 (32.13%) Active Directory
6 76 (30.52%) MS Excel
7 61 (24.50%) TCP/IP
8 59 (23.69%) Cisco
9 58 (23.29%) SQL Server
10 56 (22.49%) MS Exchange
11 50 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 50 (20.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 48 (19.28%) Firewall
13 46 (18.47%) SQL
13 46 (18.47%) UNIX
14 45 (18.07%) Perl
14 45 (18.07%) DNS
15 44 (17.67%) Finance
16 43 (17.27%) MS Office
16 43 (17.27%) Python
17 39 (15.66%) Hyper-V
18 38 (15.26%) Windows Server 2003
19 32 (12.85%) DHCP
19 32 (12.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 31 (12.45%) SCOM
20 31 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2010
21 30 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (12.05%) Degree
22 27 (10.84%) SAN
22 27 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 56 (22.49%) MS Exchange
2 32 (12.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 31 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (10.44%) IIS
5 23 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.02%) SharePoint
8 9 (3.61%) Apache
9 8 (3.21%) Lync
10 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.40%) CMS
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.40%) MTS
Applications
1 76 (30.52%) MS Excel
2 43 (17.27%) MS Office
3 8 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.20%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.41%) Office 365
2 4 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) IaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (24.50%) TCP/IP
2 48 (19.28%) Firewall
3 45 (18.07%) DNS
4 32 (12.85%) DHCP
5 27 (10.84%) SAN
6 26 (10.44%) LAN
7 25 (10.04%) VPN
8 22 (8.84%) VLAN
9 21 (8.43%) WAN
10 19 (7.63%) Internet
11 18 (7.23%) SMTP
12 17 (6.83%) VoIP
13 15 (6.02%) Wireless
13 15 (6.02%) IMAP
14 13 (5.22%) DMZ
15 11 (4.42%) NAS
16 9 (3.61%) Wireshark
17 8 (3.21%) ADSL
18 6 (2.41%) FTP
18 6 (2.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.83%) MySQL
3 9 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.01%) DB2
6 4 (1.61%) MS Access
6 4 (1.61%) DTS
6 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.40%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 44 (17.67%) Finance
2 14 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.02%) Front Office
4 9 (3.61%) Back Office
5 7 (2.81%) Electronics
6 5 (2.01%) Legal
7 4 (1.61%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.61%) Mandarin Language
7 4 (1.61%) French Language
8 3 (1.20%) German Language
8 3 (1.20%) Advertising
8 3 (1.20%) Banking
8 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Marketing
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.22%) MAPI
2 7 (2.81%) .NET
2 7 (2.81%) XML
3 6 (2.41%) Regular Expression
4 5 (2.01%) CSS
5 4 (1.61%) Web Services
5 4 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.40%) LAMP
6 1 (0.40%) HTML
6 1 (0.40%) J2EE
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.40%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.64%) Blackberry
2 21 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.43%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.62%) iPhone
5 13 (5.22%) PDA
6 10 (4.02%) EqualLogic
6 10 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (3.61%) Replication
8 8 (3.21%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.81%) CCTV
10 6 (2.41%) User Experience
11 5 (2.01%) Clustering
11 5 (2.01%) Streaming Music
12 4 (1.61%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.61%) SecurID
13 3 (1.20%) Derivative
13 3 (1.20%) Telematics
14 2 (0.80%) Wiki
14 2 (0.80%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 134 (53.82%) Windows
2 89 (35.74%) Linux
3 50 (20.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (18.47%) UNIX
5 38 (15.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (9.24%) Windows XP
8 18 (7.23%) Windows 7
9 17 (6.83%) Windows 8
10 13 (5.22%) Windows Vista
10 13 (5.22%) Android
11 7 (2.81%) Windows 2000
12 5 (2.01%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (2.01%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.80%) Solaris
14 2 (0.80%) AIX
14 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (8.03%) ITIL
1 20 (8.03%) Use Case
2 16 (6.43%) Change Management
3 11 (4.42%) Process Management
4 10 (4.02%) Configuration Management
4 10 (4.02%) Electronic Trading
4 10 (4.02%) Low Latency
5 8 (3.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (2.81%) Software Testing
7 6 (2.41%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (2.41%) Migration
7 6 (2.41%) Service Management
7 6 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (2.41%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (2.41%) DevOps
8 5 (2.01%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.01%) Workflow
8 5 (2.01%) Project Management
8 5 (2.01%) Business Continuity
9 4 (1.61%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.47%) SQL
2 45 (18.07%) Perl
3 43 (17.27%) Python
4 24 (9.64%) PHP
5 18 (7.23%) C
6 11 (4.42%) Java
6 11 (4.42%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.02%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.61%) C++
9 6 (2.41%) AWK
9 6 (2.41%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.41%) sed
10 3 (1.20%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.20%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.80%) VBScript
12 1 (0.40%) VB
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.40%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 30 (12.05%) Degree
2 24 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (9.64%) MCSE
3 11 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.02%) CCNA
5 7 (2.81%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (2.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (2.81%) MCITP
6 6 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.41%) MCSA
7 5 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.61%) HNC
8 4 (1.61%) HND
8 4 (1.61%) CCA
8 4 (1.61%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.80%) MCP
9 2 (0.80%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.40%) MCTS
10 1 (0.40%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.82%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (32.13%) Active Directory
2 50 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (15.66%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.02%) vSphere
5 8 (3.21%) XenApp
5 8 (3.21%) XenDesktop
5 8 (3.21%) ISA Server
5 8 (3.21%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.61%) XenServer
7 4 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (1.61%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.40%) Xen
10 1 (0.40%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 31 (12.45%) SCOM
2 20 (8.03%) SCCM
3 13 (5.22%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.81%) Cacti
4 7 (2.81%) Opsview
5 5 (2.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.61%) WSUS
6 4 (1.61%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.20%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.20%) SCSM
7 3 (1.20%) OpenView
8 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.80%) Puppet
9 1 (0.40%) Nagios
9 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 96 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 87 (34.94%) VMware
3 59 (23.69%) Cisco
4 22 (8.84%) Citrix
5 20 (8.03%) NetApp
6 19 (7.63%) Symantec
7 18 (7.23%) Oracle
8 16 (6.43%) Apple
9 13 (5.22%) HP
9 13 (5.22%) Draytek
10 11 (4.42%) Dell
11 8 (3.21%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.41%) Polycom
13 5 (2.01%) Veeam
13 5 (2.01%) Nortel
13 5 (2.01%) Siemens
13 5 (2.01%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.01%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.01%) Adobe
14 4 (1.61%) McAfee
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