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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 819 783 787
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 56 107 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.100% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.11% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 48 96 65
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,100 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
97370 101347 93701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.19% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81930 82728 78452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 -9 21 £30,250 +8.03% 3
London -10 10 £40,000 - 3
East of England +14 9 £39,000 +39.28% 1
East Midlands -12 6 £33,574 -10.46%
West Midlands - 5 £23,000 -
South West -15 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -4 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Systems Support Engineer
UK

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 112 (67.47%) Windows
2 86 (51.81%) Linux
3 82 (49.40%) Microsoft
4 67 (40.36%) Active Directory
5 61 (36.75%) SQL Server
6 60 (36.14%) DNS
7 49 (29.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (28.92%) Firewall
9 43 (25.90%) SAN
10 42 (25.30%) MS Exchange
11 41 (24.70%) MS Excel
11 41 (24.70%) MS Office
12 39 (23.49%) VMware
13 34 (20.48%) TCP/IP
13 34 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 33 (19.88%) IIS
14 33 (19.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 33 (19.88%) Hyper-V
14 33 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 32 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2010
16 30 (18.07%) DHCP
17 28 (16.87%) Windows XP
17 28 (16.87%) Finance
18 27 (16.27%) UNIX
19 24 (14.46%) Python
19 24 (14.46%) SQL
20 23 (13.86%) Front Office
20 23 (13.86%) SCOM
21 22 (13.25%) ITIL
21 22 (13.25%) Windows 7

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 42 (25.30%) MS Exchange
2 33 (19.88%) IIS
3 32 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (12.65%) Lync
5 19 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (10.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (7.83%) SharePoint
8 12 (7.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (6.63%) Apache
10 8 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (3.61%) Tomcat
12 5 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.60%) nginx
14 1 (0.60%) MTS
Applications
1 41 (24.70%) MS Excel
1 41 (24.70%) MS Office
2 3 (1.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.20%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.43%) SaaS
2 8 (4.82%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (36.14%) DNS
2 48 (28.92%) Firewall
3 43 (25.90%) SAN
4 34 (20.48%) TCP/IP
5 30 (18.07%) DHCP
6 17 (10.24%) LAN
6 17 (10.24%) Wireless
7 16 (9.64%) WAN
8 15 (9.04%) iSCSI
9 14 (8.43%) VPN
10 12 (7.23%) VLAN
11 11 (6.63%) NAS
12 8 (4.82%) SMTP
12 8 (4.82%) IMAP
13 7 (4.22%) SSH
13 7 (4.22%) DMZ
14 6 (3.61%) Internet
14 6 (3.61%) HTTP
14 6 (3.61%) PBX
15 4 (2.41%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (36.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.43%) Redis
3 10 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.22%) MySQL
6 4 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) DB2
8 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
8 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.60%) MSI
General
1 28 (16.87%) Finance
2 23 (13.86%) Front Office
3 15 (9.04%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.82%) Retail
4 8 (4.82%) Electronics
5 5 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.41%) Back Office
7 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.81%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.20%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.20%) French Language
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.22%) MAPI
2 5 (3.01%) .NET
3 3 (1.81%) XML
4 2 (1.20%) COM
4 2 (1.20%) CSS
4 2 (1.20%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.60%) EDI
5 1 (0.60%) HTML
5 1 (0.60%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.45%) EqualLogic
2 15 (9.04%) Replication
3 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.23%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.22%) iPhone
5 7 (4.22%) PDA
5 7 (4.22%) Blackberry
6 6 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.61%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.41%) Telematics
8 3 (1.81%) DTV
9 2 (1.20%) MPEG
9 2 (1.20%) Streaming Music
9 2 (1.20%) CCTV
9 2 (1.20%) User Experience
10 1 (0.60%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.60%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 112 (67.47%) Windows
2 86 (51.81%) Linux
3 49 (29.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (16.87%) Windows XP
7 27 (16.27%) UNIX
8 22 (13.25%) Windows 7
9 11 (6.63%) Windows 8
10 10 (6.02%) Mac OS
11 7 (4.22%) Android
11 7 (4.22%) Windows Vista
11 7 (4.22%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.81%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.60%) CentOS
14 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.60%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.25%) ITIL
2 16 (9.64%) Low Latency
3 15 (9.04%) Change Management
3 15 (9.04%) Electronic Trading
4 14 (8.43%) DevOps
4 14 (8.43%) Capacity Management
5 8 (4.82%) Web Design
5 8 (4.82%) Use Case
6 7 (4.22%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.22%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.01%) Analytics
7 5 (3.01%) Software Engineering
8 4 (2.41%) Project Management
8 4 (2.41%) ERP
8 4 (2.41%) Software Testing
8 4 (2.41%) Migration
8 4 (2.41%) Data Management
8 4 (2.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (2.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.46%) Python
1 24 (14.46%) SQL
2 21 (12.65%) PowerShell
2 21 (12.65%) Perl
3 10 (6.02%) Java
3 10 (6.02%) C
4 6 (3.61%) C#
5 5 (3.01%) C++
6 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.81%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.81%) X++
8 2 (1.20%) PHP
9 1 (0.60%) sed
9 1 (0.60%) AWK
9 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.60%) VBScript
9 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (12.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.63%) MCSE
3 10 (6.02%) Degree
4 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.42%) MCITP
5 7 (4.22%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.81%) MCSA
6 3 (1.81%) MCP
6 3 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.81%) CCNA
7 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.60%) CCENT
8 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) RHCE
8 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 67 (40.36%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (19.88%) Hyper-V
3 12 (7.23%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (5.42%) vSphere
5 3 (1.81%) Firmware
6 2 (1.20%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.60%) iptables
7 1 (0.60%) XenApp
7 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (13.86%) SCOM
2 17 (10.24%) SCCM
3 14 (8.43%) SCVMM
3 14 (8.43%) HAProxy
4 7 (4.22%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.01%) WSUS
6 2 (1.20%) Cacti
6 2 (1.20%) Opsview
7 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 82 (49.40%) Microsoft
2 39 (23.49%) VMware
3 20 (12.05%) Oracle
4 19 (11.45%) Cisco
5 14 (8.43%) Nimble Storage
6 12 (7.23%) Apple
7 10 (6.02%) Symantec
8 8 (4.82%) NetApp
8 8 (4.82%) Veeam
9 7 (4.22%) Draytek
10 6 (3.61%) Citrix
11 5 (3.01%) HP
11 5 (3.01%) Adobe
12 4 (2.41%) Bloomberg
12 4 (2.41%) Sun
12 4 (2.41%) Dell
13 3 (1.81%) Advent
13 3 (1.81%) Reuters
13 3 (1.81%) Avaya
14 2 (1.20%) EMC
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