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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 722 757 782
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 131 96 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.099% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 80 79 70
Average salary £30,750 £28,750 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +3.77%
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
93269 91455 99380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78278 74642 85969
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 £26,500
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -22 55 £30,500 +6.08% 6
London +37 29 £40,750 +16.42% 9
East of England +1 16 £27,500 +37.50% 4
West Midlands -4 12 £27,500 +22.22%
South West -15 11 £29,500 +41.82% 1
East Midlands +25 4 - -
North West -14 3 - -
Yorkshire -20 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Systems Support Engineer
UK

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 148 (61.67%) Windows
2 111 (46.25%) Microsoft
3 97 (40.42%) VMware
4 85 (35.42%) Active Directory
4 85 (35.42%) Linux
5 69 (28.75%) MS Excel
6 67 (27.92%) MS Exchange
7 58 (24.17%) TCP/IP
8 57 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 54 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 52 (21.67%) Cisco
11 48 (20.00%) DNS
12 47 (19.58%) SQL Server
13 45 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 40 (16.67%) SQL
15 36 (15.00%) Degree
16 35 (14.58%) UNIX
17 34 (14.17%) Python
18 33 (13.75%) Perl
18 33 (13.75%) Firewall
18 33 (13.75%) Hyper-V
19 32 (13.33%) MS Office
20 31 (12.92%) DHCP
20 31 (12.92%) Citrix
21 30 (12.50%) PHP
22 29 (12.08%) Finance
22 29 (12.08%) VLAN
23 27 (11.25%) SCOM
24 26 (10.83%) SCCM
24 26 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 67 (27.92%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (8.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (7.50%) IIS
5 14 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.50%) Apache
9 5 (2.08%) Lync
10 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.42%) CMS
11 1 (0.42%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 69 (28.75%) MS Excel
2 32 (13.33%) MS Office
3 7 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Maya
4 1 (0.42%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) IaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (24.17%) TCP/IP
2 48 (20.00%) DNS
3 33 (13.75%) Firewall
4 31 (12.92%) DHCP
5 29 (12.08%) VLAN
6 26 (10.83%) SAN
7 23 (9.58%) VPN
8 20 (8.33%) Internet
8 20 (8.33%) VoIP
9 18 (7.50%) LAN
10 14 (5.83%) WAN
11 13 (5.42%) SMTP
12 11 (4.58%) Wireshark
12 11 (4.58%) NetScaler
13 10 (4.17%) IMAP
14 9 (3.75%) FTP
15 8 (3.33%) ADSL
15 8 (3.33%) DMZ
15 8 (3.33%) Wireless
15 8 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.58%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.92%) MySQL
3 10 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.67%) MS Access
6 4 (1.67%) DTS
7 3 (1.25%) DB2
7 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.42%) Subversion
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (12.08%) Finance
2 8 (3.33%) Back Office
2 8 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.50%) Electronics
3 6 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.25%) Banking
4 3 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Front Office
6 1 (0.42%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.33%) MAPI
2 6 (2.50%) .NET
2 6 (2.50%) XML
3 5 (2.08%) LAMP
4 4 (1.67%) CSS
4 4 (1.67%) Web Services
5 3 (1.25%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.25%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.42%) J2EE
6 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.42%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.42%) Blackberry
2 19 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.33%) PDA
4 8 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.33%) iPhone
5 7 (2.92%) Replication
6 5 (2.08%) CMDB
6 5 (2.08%) Wiki
6 5 (2.08%) CCTV
6 5 (2.08%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.67%) Clustering
8 3 (1.25%) MPEG
8 3 (1.25%) Derivative
8 3 (1.25%) Streaming Music
8 3 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.25%) Life Science
8 3 (1.25%) SecurID
8 3 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 148 (61.67%) Windows
2 85 (35.42%) Linux
3 57 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (14.58%) UNIX
6 24 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (9.58%) Windows XP
8 16 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 11 (4.58%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 9 (3.75%) Windows Vista
11 8 (3.33%) Android
12 5 (2.08%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.67%) AIX
14 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.42%) Solaris
15 1 (0.42%) CentOS
15 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (10.42%) ITIL
2 16 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 13 (5.42%) Change Management
3 13 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (4.58%) Migration
4 11 (4.58%) Use Case
5 10 (4.17%) Process Management
6 9 (3.75%) Problem Management
7 8 (3.33%) DevOps
7 8 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (2.92%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (2.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (2.50%) Service Management
9 6 (2.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (2.50%) Document Management
10 5 (2.08%) Project Management
10 5 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (2.08%) E-business
10 5 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (1.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.67%) SQL
2 34 (14.17%) Python
3 33 (13.75%) Perl
4 30 (12.50%) PHP
5 16 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 11 (4.58%) C++
6 11 (4.58%) Java
7 10 (4.17%) C
8 9 (3.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.25%) sed
9 3 (1.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 3 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.25%) AWK
9 3 (1.25%) VB
10 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.83%) VBScript
11 1 (0.42%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 36 (15.00%) Degree
2 26 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (7.92%) MCSE
5 15 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 14 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (5.00%) CCA
8 9 (3.75%) CCNA
9 8 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (2.50%) MCITP
10 6 (2.50%) SC Cleared
10 6 (2.50%) DV Cleared
11 5 (2.08%) RHCSA
12 4 (1.67%) MCSA
12 4 (1.67%) HNC
12 4 (1.67%) HND
13 3 (1.25%) MCP
14 2 (0.83%) Linux+ Certification
15 1 (0.42%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.17%) SLA
2 12 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 85 (35.42%) Active Directory
2 54 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (13.75%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.00%) VMware Server
5 10 (4.17%) XenApp
6 8 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.33%) ISA Server
6 8 (3.33%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.50%) vSphere
8 5 (2.08%) Postfix
9 4 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (1.67%) XenServer
10 3 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (11.25%) SCOM
2 26 (10.83%) SCCM
3 17 (7.08%) Backup Exec
4 11 (4.58%) WSUS
5 7 (2.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (2.08%) Nagios
6 5 (2.08%) Cacti
6 5 (2.08%) Puppet
6 5 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (2.08%) Opsview
7 4 (1.67%) HP SIM
8 3 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.25%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.25%) SCSM
8 3 (1.25%) OpenView
9 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 111 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 97 (40.42%) VMware
3 52 (21.67%) Cisco
4 31 (12.92%) Citrix
5 22 (9.17%) NetApp
6 16 (6.67%) HP
6 16 (6.67%) Symantec
7 12 (5.00%) Dell
7 12 (5.00%) Oracle
8 11 (4.58%) Apple
9 8 (3.33%) Draytek
9 8 (3.33%) Polycom
10 7 (2.92%) IronPort
11 6 (2.50%) McAfee
11 6 (2.50%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.08%) CommVault
12 5 (2.08%) Mitel
12 5 (2.08%) EMC
12 5 (2.08%) Splunk
12 5 (2.08%) Bomgar
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hays UK - Gyron
Salary: benefits and additional training
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £32400 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Norwich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Gosport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Gyron
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + benefits and additional training
Posted: 21 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago