The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 797 803 821
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 98 62 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.059% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.063% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 83 54 58
Average salary £31,000 £30,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.81% -12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.91%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106581 98705 112223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.71% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87190 83107 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Support Engineer
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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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +8 41 £35,000 +21.73% 3
London -39 29 £35,000 -1.40% 2
South West +8 12 £20,800 -8.16% 1
East of England -15 8 £20,000 -42.85%
East Midlands -15 7 £38,000 +8.57% 1
North West - 1 £67,500 -
Systems Support Engineer
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Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 149 (77.60%) Windows
2 97 (50.52%) Microsoft
3 87 (45.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (42.71%) MS Excel
5 65 (33.85%) SQL
6 61 (31.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (27.08%) SQL Server
8 49 (25.52%) VMware
9 45 (23.44%) Active Directory
10 39 (20.31%) Linux
11 38 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 37 (19.27%) ITIL
13 35 (18.23%) MS Exchange
14 33 (17.19%) LAN
14 33 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 31 (16.15%) WAN
16 31 (16.15%) Problem Management
17 30 (15.63%) Citrix
17 30 (15.63%) Nagios
18 26 (13.54%) .NET
18 26 (13.54%) Backup Exec
19 25 (13.02%) IIS
20 24 (12.50%) MS Office
20 24 (12.50%) Hyper-V
20 24 (12.50%) Windows 8
21 23 (11.98%) DNS
22 22 (11.46%) Internet
22 22 (11.46%) Degree
22 22 (11.46%) SCOM

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 35 (18.23%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.02%) IIS
3 17 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.73%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.13%) Apache
8 5 (2.60%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 82 (42.71%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.65%) SalesLogix
2 6 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.04%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (1.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.19%) LAN
2 32 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 31 (16.15%) WAN
4 23 (11.98%) DNS
5 22 (11.46%) Internet
6 21 (10.94%) Firewall
7 19 (9.90%) SAN
7 19 (9.90%) SNMP
8 17 (8.85%) VPN
9 15 (7.81%) DHCP
10 9 (4.69%) HTTP
10 9 (4.69%) NAS
11 8 (4.17%) LDAP
12 7 (3.65%) Wireless
13 4 (2.08%) SSH
13 4 (2.08%) Network Security
13 4 (2.08%) MPLS
13 4 (2.08%) VoIP
13 4 (2.08%) NetScaler
14 3 (1.56%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.33%) MS Access
3 14 (7.29%) MySQL
4 11 (5.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.52%) QlikView
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 16 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (1.56%) Retail
2 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.04%) Front Office
3 2 (1.04%) Billing
4 1 (0.52%) French Language
4 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.52%) Advertising
4 1 (0.52%) Banking
4 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.54%) .NET
2 20 (10.42%) .NET Framework
3 16 (8.33%) XML
4 10 (5.21%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.60%) Software Packaging
6 3 (1.56%) JMX
7 2 (1.04%) HTML5
7 2 (1.04%) Haml
7 2 (1.04%) HTML
7 2 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.52%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.52%) EDI
8 1 (0.52%) Middleware
8 1 (0.52%) COM
8 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.81%) Computer Science
1 15 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.25%) EFT
3 7 (3.65%) Clustering
4 6 (3.13%) Statistics
4 6 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.56%) EPoS
5 3 (1.56%) Streaming Media
5 3 (1.56%) Replication
5 3 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.04%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.04%) Social Media
6 2 (1.04%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.04%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.04%) CCTV
6 2 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.52%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 149 (77.60%) Windows
2 87 (45.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (31.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (20.31%) Linux
5 24 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 19 (9.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 18 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.69%) UNIX
9 9 (4.69%) Windows 7
10 8 (4.17%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.13%) Windows 2000
12 4 (2.08%) Solaris
13 3 (1.56%) SVR4
13 3 (1.56%) Debian
14 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.04%) SUSE
14 2 (1.04%) Android
14 2 (1.04%) CentOS
15 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.27%) ITIL
2 31 (16.15%) Problem Management
3 20 (10.42%) Service Delivery
4 12 (6.25%) CRM
4 12 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 11 (5.73%) Load Balancing
6 10 (5.21%) Network Management
7 9 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (3.65%) Change Management
8 7 (3.65%) ERP
8 7 (3.65%) Project Planning
9 6 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.08%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.08%) Business Development
11 4 (2.08%) Business Continuity
11 4 (2.08%) Information Security
11 4 (2.08%) Workflow
12 3 (1.56%) Logistics
12 3 (1.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (33.85%) SQL
2 16 (8.33%) C#
2 16 (8.33%) VB
3 14 (7.29%) Java
4 11 (5.73%) VB.NET
5 7 (3.65%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.13%) Perl
6 6 (3.13%) PHP
7 5 (2.60%) Python
8 4 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.04%) Ruby
9 2 (1.04%) VBA
9 2 (1.04%) VBScript
10 1 (0.52%) C++
10 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.52%) F#
10 1 (0.52%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.52%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 38 (19.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (11.46%) Degree
3 20 (10.42%) MCP
4 19 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (7.81%) CCNA
6 9 (4.69%) MCSE
7 8 (4.17%) MCSA
8 5 (2.60%) MCTS
9 4 (2.08%) CCA
9 4 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.52%) MCITP
11 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (23.44%) Active Directory
2 33 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 19 (9.90%) Terminal Services
5 18 (9.38%) XenApp
6 6 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.13%) vSphere
7 3 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.04%) Xen
9 1 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 30 (15.63%) Nagios
2 26 (13.54%) Backup Exec
3 22 (11.46%) SCOM
4 21 (10.94%) SCCM
5 16 (8.33%) WSUS
6 5 (2.60%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.60%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 5 (2.60%) Netcool
6 5 (2.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 3 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.04%) Cacti
9 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 97 (50.52%) Microsoft
2 49 (25.52%) VMware
3 30 (15.63%) Citrix
4 19 (9.90%) Bomgar
5 18 (9.38%) CommVault
6 14 (7.29%) Cisco
7 11 (5.73%) HP
8 9 (4.69%) Symantec
9 8 (4.17%) Oracle
10 6 (3.13%) Websense
11 5 (2.60%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.60%) Splunk
11 5 (2.60%) IBM
12 4 (2.08%) Dell
12 4 (2.08%) JBoss
13 3 (1.56%) Adobe
13 3 (1.56%) Sun
13 3 (1.56%) Altiris
13 3 (1.56%) AppSense
13 3 (1.56%) Apple
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