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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 737 809 786
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 117 80 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.073% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.077% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 92 64 63
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £20,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -15.38%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +64 41 £50,000 +42.85% 5
South East +10 33 £35,000 - 5
West Midlands - 16 £23,000 -
South West -7 13 £36,000 +50.00% 1
East of England +9 6 £29,500 +47.50% 2
East Midlands +5 4 £33,750 -11.18%
Yorkshire +8 3 £32,500 -
North West - 2 £21,500 - 2
Systems Support Engineer
UK

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 129 (55.36%) Windows
2 100 (42.92%) Microsoft
3 95 (40.77%) Linux
4 74 (31.76%) Active Directory
5 73 (31.33%) MS Excel
6 64 (27.47%) VMware
7 60 (25.75%) SQL Server
8 58 (24.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 54 (23.18%) Firewall
10 53 (22.75%) Finance
10 53 (22.75%) TCP/IP
11 51 (21.89%) UNIX
12 50 (21.46%) MS Exchange
13 49 (21.03%) DNS
13 49 (21.03%) Cisco
13 49 (21.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 47 (20.17%) MS Office
14 47 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 46 (19.74%) Python
16 45 (19.31%) Perl
17 44 (18.88%) Hyper-V
18 39 (16.74%) SQL
19 35 (15.02%) Windows Server 2012
20 34 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
20 34 (14.59%) SAN
21 33 (14.16%) SCOM
22 32 (13.73%) Windows XP
23 31 (13.30%) DHCP
23 31 (13.30%) IIS
24 28 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (21.46%) MS Exchange
2 34 (14.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (13.30%) IIS
4 28 (12.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 26 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (6.87%) Lync
8 12 (5.15%) SharePoint
9 11 (4.72%) Apache
10 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.29%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.43%) MTS
13 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 73 (31.33%) MS Excel
2 47 (20.17%) MS Office
3 5 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.29%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.29%) Office 365
1 10 (4.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (23.18%) Firewall
2 53 (22.75%) TCP/IP
3 49 (21.03%) DNS
4 34 (14.59%) SAN
5 31 (13.30%) DHCP
6 27 (11.59%) LAN
7 25 (10.73%) WAN
7 25 (10.73%) VPN
8 22 (9.44%) Wireless
9 20 (8.58%) VLAN
10 19 (8.15%) SMTP
11 16 (6.87%) DMZ
11 16 (6.87%) IMAP
12 15 (6.44%) Internet
13 14 (6.01%) NAS
14 11 (4.72%) HTTP
15 7 (3.00%) ADSL
15 7 (3.00%) iSCSI
16 6 (2.58%) Wireshark
16 6 (2.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (25.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.72%) MySQL
2 11 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.58%) Redis
5 5 (2.15%) DB2
6 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 53 (22.75%) Finance
2 22 (9.44%) Front Office
3 14 (6.01%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.29%) Electronics
5 5 (2.15%) Legal
5 5 (2.15%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.72%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (1.72%) French Language
7 3 (1.29%) Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Retail
7 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.29%) Marketing
7 3 (1.29%) Back Office
8 2 (0.86%) German Language
8 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.87%) MAPI
2 8 (3.43%) XML
2 8 (3.43%) .NET
3 7 (3.00%) Regular Expression
4 4 (1.72%) CSS
4 4 (1.72%) Web Services
4 4 (1.72%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.86%) COM
6 1 (0.43%) HTML
6 1 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.58%) Blackberry
1 20 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.30%) iPhone
3 16 (6.87%) PDA
4 14 (6.01%) EqualLogic
5 13 (5.58%) Replication
6 10 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (4.29%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.86%) Computer Science
8 7 (3.00%) User Experience
9 6 (2.58%) Telematics
10 5 (2.15%) Streaming Music
10 5 (2.15%) CCTV
10 5 (2.15%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.72%) SecurID
12 3 (1.29%) Derivative
12 3 (1.29%) DTV
13 2 (0.86%) MPEG
13 2 (0.86%) Clustering
13 2 (0.86%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 129 (55.36%) Windows
2 95 (40.77%) Linux
3 58 (24.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (21.89%) UNIX
5 49 (21.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (15.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (13.73%) Windows XP
8 25 (10.73%) Windows 7
9 19 (8.15%) Windows 8
10 16 (6.87%) Windows Vista
10 16 (6.87%) Android
11 10 (4.29%) Windows 2000
12 9 (3.86%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.29%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.86%) AIX
15 1 (0.43%) HPUX
15 1 (0.43%) Solaris
15 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (9.44%) Use Case
2 20 (8.58%) ITIL
2 20 (8.58%) Low Latency
3 19 (8.15%) Electronic Trading
3 19 (8.15%) Change Management
4 11 (4.72%) DevOps
5 9 (3.86%) Software Testing
5 9 (3.86%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (3.43%) Process Management
7 6 (2.58%) Mentoring
7 6 (2.58%) Capacity Management
7 6 (2.58%) Server Monitoring
7 6 (2.58%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (2.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (2.15%) Business Continuity
8 5 (2.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (2.15%) Project Management
9 4 (1.72%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (1.72%) Network Management
9 4 (1.72%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.74%) Python
2 45 (19.31%) Perl
3 39 (16.74%) SQL
4 23 (9.87%) C
5 15 (6.44%) PowerShell
6 14 (6.01%) Java
7 13 (5.58%) PHP
8 11 (4.72%) C++
9 8 (3.43%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.58%) sed
10 6 (2.58%) AWK
11 5 (2.15%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.29%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.86%) C#
13 2 (0.86%) X++
14 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (9.01%) Degree
2 21 (9.01%) MCSE
3 17 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (5.58%) Security Cleared
5 11 (4.72%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.29%) MCITP
7 9 (3.86%) CCNA
8 4 (1.72%) MCSA
9 3 (1.29%) MCP
9 3 (1.29%) HNC
9 3 (1.29%) HND
10 2 (0.86%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.86%) CCA
10 2 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.43%) MCTS
11 1 (0.43%) RHCE
11 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.00%) SLA
2 6 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (31.76%) Active Directory
2 47 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (18.88%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.01%) vSphere
5 10 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.29%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.29%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.86%) XenApp
7 2 (0.86%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.86%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.86%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (14.16%) SCOM
2 24 (10.30%) SCCM
3 16 (6.87%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.58%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.58%) HAProxy
5 5 (2.15%) Opsview
5 5 (2.15%) Cacti
6 4 (1.72%) WSUS
7 3 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.86%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.86%) SCSM
8 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.43%) Nagios
9 1 (0.43%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 100 (42.92%) Microsoft
2 64 (27.47%) VMware
3 49 (21.03%) Cisco
4 22 (9.44%) Symantec
5 19 (8.15%) Oracle
6 17 (7.30%) Apple
7 16 (6.87%) Draytek
8 14 (6.01%) NetApp
9 11 (4.72%) Citrix
10 10 (4.29%) HP
11 9 (3.86%) Veeam
12 8 (3.43%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.58%) Dell
14 5 (2.15%) Adobe
14 5 (2.15%) Red Hat
14 5 (2.15%) CheckPoint
14 5 (2.15%) Polycom
15 4 (1.72%) ServiceNow
15 4 (1.72%) Bloomberg
15 4 (1.72%) McAfee
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