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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 747 741 821
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 159 182 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 130 159 133
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,700 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.24% +11.66%
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
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +13 50 £45,000 +9.09% 4
South East +10 50 £37,500 +7.14%
South West -5 24 £27,500 -18.51% 1
East of England +22 19 £26,500 -24.28% 3
Yorkshire +6 5 £35,500 +9.23%
West Midlands -31 5 £23,500 -14.54%
North West +20 4 £35,000 +45.83% 1
East Midlands +12 3 £37,500 +11.11%
Systems Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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.

1 162 (51.92%) Windows
2 128 (41.03%) VMware
3 120 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 115 (36.86%) Linux
5 110 (35.26%) Active Directory
6 109 (34.94%) Microsoft
7 105 (33.65%) Cisco
8 70 (22.44%) Firewall
9 68 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 64 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 63 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 61 (19.55%) Windows 7
13 60 (19.23%) MS Exchange
14 59 (18.91%) MS Excel
15 55 (17.63%) Hyper-V
16 54 (17.31%) DNS
17 53 (16.99%) VPN
18 50 (16.03%) MS Office
19 49 (15.71%) VLAN
20 44 (14.10%) SQL Server
20 44 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
20 44 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
21 43 (13.78%) Windows 8
22 42 (13.46%) ITIL
23 41 (13.14%) DHCP
24 40 (12.82%) TCP/IP
25 37 (11.86%) Data Centre
26 36 (11.54%) Python
26 36 (11.54%) SAN
27 35 (11.22%) Apple

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 60 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 44 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (6.09%) SharePoint
8 16 (5.13%) Apache
9 11 (3.53%) JBoss
10 10 (3.21%) Tomcat
11 9 (2.88%) WebLogic
12 8 (2.56%) IIS
12 8 (2.56%) nginx
13 6 (1.92%) OpenStack
14 4 (1.28%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.64%) Documentum
15 2 (0.64%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
16 1 (0.32%) Confluence
16 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (18.91%) MS Excel
2 50 (16.03%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.64%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (0.64%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.64%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.73%) Office 365
2 16 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.96%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (0.96%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.96%) IaaS
5 2 (0.64%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 70 (22.44%) Firewall
2 54 (17.31%) DNS
3 53 (16.99%) VPN
4 49 (15.71%) VLAN
5 41 (13.14%) DHCP
6 40 (12.82%) TCP/IP
7 36 (11.54%) SAN
8 30 (9.62%) SMTP
9 27 (8.65%) WAN
10 25 (8.01%) IPv4
11 24 (7.69%) NAS
12 22 (7.05%) LAN
12 22 (7.05%) Wireless
13 21 (6.73%) DMZ
13 21 (6.73%) EIGRP
13 21 (6.73%) IMAP
14 20 (6.41%) BGP
14 20 (6.41%) FWSM
14 20 (6.41%) Multicast
14 20 (6.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.49%) MySQL
3 5 (1.60%) Big Data
4 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.64%) Cognos Impromptu
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.32%) GIS
7 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.32%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (0.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) Maven
2 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 31 (9.94%) Finance
2 22 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.45%) Banking
4 13 (4.17%) Marketing
5 8 (2.56%) Back Office
6 7 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.28%) Automotive
7 4 (1.28%) Electronics
7 4 (1.28%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.28%) Law
8 2 (0.64%) Billing
8 2 (0.64%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.73%) MAPI
2 11 (3.53%) CSS
2 11 (3.53%) HTML
2 11 (3.53%) LAMP
2 11 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (3.21%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (3.21%) Web Services
4 6 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (1.92%) MCollective
5 3 (0.96%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.64%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.32%) .NET
7 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.32%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.32%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.32%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 31 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (9.29%) Replication
4 28 (8.97%) Blackberry
5 21 (6.73%) iPhone
5 21 (6.73%) PDA
6 17 (5.45%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.21%) Fintech
8 7 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.96%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.96%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.96%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.64%) Clustering
11 2 (0.64%) Equities
11 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.64%) Physics
12 1 (0.32%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 162 (51.92%) Windows
2 120 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 115 (36.86%) Linux
4 68 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (19.55%) Windows 7
7 44 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 43 (13.78%) Windows 8
9 30 (9.62%) Windows 10
10 29 (9.29%) Windows XP
11 26 (8.33%) Unix
12 22 (7.05%) Android
12 22 (7.05%) Windows Vista
13 18 (5.77%) Ubuntu
14 14 (4.49%) CentOS
15 7 (2.24%) Debian
16 4 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (1.28%) Solaris
17 3 (0.96%) AIX
17 3 (0.96%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (13.46%) ITIL
2 32 (10.26%) High Availability
3 23 (7.37%) Incident Management
4 16 (5.13%) Migration
5 15 (4.81%) Service Delivery
6 13 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 12 (3.85%) Electronic Trading
7 12 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 11 (3.53%) Service Management
9 9 (2.88%) DevOps
9 9 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (2.88%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (2.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 8 (2.56%) Network Design
11 7 (2.24%) Logistics
12 6 (1.92%) Change Management
12 6 (1.92%) Load Balancing
13 5 (1.60%) Project Management
13 5 (1.60%) Supplier Management
14 4 (1.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (11.54%) Python
2 32 (10.26%) SQL
3 29 (9.29%) Perl
4 23 (7.37%) Bash Shell
5 12 (3.85%) Ruby
6 11 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.53%) Korn
7 8 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.24%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.60%) Java
10 2 (0.64%) C#
11 1 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.32%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (10.58%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (8.97%) SC Cleared
2 28 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 27 (8.65%) Degree
4 22 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (6.73%) CCNP
6 20 (6.41%) CCSE
6 20 (6.41%) CCSP
6 20 (6.41%) MCSE
7 12 (3.85%) CCNA
8 6 (1.92%) MCITP
8 6 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.60%) MCSA
9 5 (1.60%) VCP5
10 4 (1.28%) MCP
10 4 (1.28%) MCTS
11 2 (0.64%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.64%) MCDST
11 2 (0.64%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.60%) SLA
2 3 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) DICOM
3 1 (0.32%) HL7
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 110 (35.26%) Active Directory
2 63 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (17.63%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (6.73%) vSphere
6 13 (4.17%) NFS
7 11 (3.53%) Squid
8 9 (2.88%) VMware ESX
9 7 (2.24%) Firmware
10 6 (1.92%) qmail
11 5 (1.60%) Xen
11 5 (1.60%) XenApp
12 4 (1.28%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.64%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.64%) XenServer
14 1 (0.32%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.32%) Veritas File System
14 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 33 (10.58%) SCCM
2 27 (8.65%) Backup Exec
3 21 (6.73%) Nagios
4 14 (4.49%) Puppet
5 13 (4.17%) SCOM
6 10 (3.21%) Cacti
7 9 (2.88%) WSUS
8 7 (2.24%) Graphite
8 7 (2.24%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.92%) Ansible
9 6 (1.92%) collectd
9 6 (1.92%) Ganglia
9 6 (1.92%) logstash
10 5 (1.60%) HP SIM
11 4 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.96%) Legato
12 3 (0.96%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 128 (41.03%) VMware
2 109 (34.94%) Microsoft
3 105 (33.65%) Cisco
4 35 (11.22%) Apple
5 32 (10.26%) Citrix
6 23 (7.37%) Red Hat
7 22 (7.05%) Palo Alto
8 21 (6.73%) Draytek
9 20 (6.41%) CheckPoint
10 18 (5.77%) HP
11 16 (5.13%) Veeam
12 15 (4.81%) EMC
13 12 (3.85%) Juniper
14 11 (3.53%) Splunk
15 8 (2.56%) Dell
15 8 (2.56%) Oracle
16 6 (1.92%) IBM
16 6 (1.92%) Symantec
17 5 (1.60%) Google
17 5 (1.60%) SolarWinds
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