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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 805 791 753
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 75 108 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.099% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 66 92 92
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,920 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +5.00%
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
96144 102851 95666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.32% 94.45% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80483 84653 79968
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 4 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 4 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 +5 29 £33,000 +17.85% 2
London +18 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands - 9 £23,000 -
East Midlands -8 7 £33,574 -25.39%
East of England +5 6 £34,500 -23.33% 1
South West -22 4 - -
Yorkshire -10 2 £32,500 -13.33%
North West - 2 £21,500 -
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Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 111 (58.42%) Windows
2 94 (49.47%) Linux
3 89 (46.84%) Microsoft
4 67 (35.26%) Active Directory
5 66 (34.74%) SQL Server
6 60 (31.58%) DNS
7 54 (28.42%) Firewall
8 53 (27.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (25.79%) MS Excel
10 45 (23.68%) MS Office
11 44 (23.16%) SAN
12 43 (22.63%) MS Exchange
13 41 (21.58%) VMware
14 38 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 37 (19.47%) Finance
15 37 (19.47%) IIS
16 36 (18.95%) UNIX
16 36 (18.95%) TCP/IP
17 35 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
18 34 (17.89%) Hyper-V
19 33 (17.37%) Exchange Server 2010
19 33 (17.37%) Python
19 33 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (15.79%) DHCP
20 30 (15.79%) Perl
21 28 (14.74%) SQL
21 28 (14.74%) Cisco
21 28 (14.74%) Windows XP
22 27 (14.21%) SCOM
23 26 (13.68%) Lync

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 43 (22.63%) MS Exchange
2 37 (19.47%) IIS
3 33 (17.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (13.68%) Lync
5 23 (12.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (7.37%) Apache
7 14 (7.37%) SharePoint
7 14 (7.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (3.16%) Tomcat
10 5 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.53%) MTS
12 1 (0.53%) nginx
12 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 49 (25.79%) MS Excel
2 45 (23.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.58%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.05%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.37%) SaaS
2 10 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (31.58%) DNS
2 54 (28.42%) Firewall
3 44 (23.16%) SAN
4 36 (18.95%) TCP/IP
5 30 (15.79%) DHCP
6 21 (11.05%) LAN
7 19 (10.00%) WAN
8 18 (9.47%) Wireless
9 17 (8.95%) VPN
10 15 (7.89%) iSCSI
11 14 (7.37%) VLAN
12 13 (6.84%) NAS
13 10 (5.26%) IMAP
13 10 (5.26%) SMTP
14 9 (4.74%) DMZ
15 8 (4.21%) Internet
16 7 (3.68%) SSH
17 6 (3.16%) PBX
17 6 (3.16%) HTTP
18 4 (2.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (34.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.37%) Redis
3 12 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.74%) MySQL
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.58%) DB2
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.53%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.53%) MSI
1 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (19.47%) Finance
2 25 (13.16%) Front Office
3 16 (8.42%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.21%) Electronics
5 6 (3.16%) Retail
6 5 (2.63%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.11%) Back Office
7 4 (2.11%) Mandarin Language
7 4 (2.11%) French Language
8 3 (1.58%) Legal
9 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.05%) German Language
10 1 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.74%) MAPI
2 5 (2.63%) .NET
2 5 (2.63%) XML
3 4 (2.11%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.05%) COM
4 2 (1.05%) CSS
5 1 (0.53%) HTML
5 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 17 (8.95%) Replication
3 15 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.32%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.74%) Blackberry
5 9 (4.74%) PDA
5 9 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.74%) iPhone
6 8 (4.21%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.68%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (3.16%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.11%) User Experience
9 4 (2.11%) Telematics
10 3 (1.58%) DTV
11 2 (1.05%) MPEG
11 2 (1.05%) IVR
11 2 (1.05%) CCTV
11 2 (1.05%) Streaming Music
12 1 (0.53%) Wiki
12 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 111 (58.42%) Windows
2 94 (49.47%) Linux
3 53 (27.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (18.95%) UNIX
6 33 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (14.74%) Windows XP
8 20 (10.53%) Windows 7
9 13 (6.84%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.26%) Mac OS
11 9 (4.74%) Windows Vista
11 9 (4.74%) Android
11 9 (4.74%) Windows 2000
12 4 (2.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.53%) HPUX
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
13 1 (0.53%) openSUSE
13 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (10.53%) Low Latency
2 19 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
3 17 (8.95%) ITIL
4 16 (8.42%) Change Management
4 16 (8.42%) DevOps
5 14 (7.37%) Capacity Management
6 12 (6.32%) Use Case
7 9 (4.74%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (3.68%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.16%) Software Testing
10 6 (3.16%) Web Design
11 5 (2.63%) Migration
11 5 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.63%) Analytics
12 4 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (2.11%) Software Engineering
12 4 (2.11%) Server Monitoring
12 4 (2.11%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.37%) Python
2 30 (15.79%) Perl
3 28 (14.74%) SQL
4 20 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 17 (8.95%) C
6 12 (6.32%) Java
7 7 (3.68%) C#
7 7 (3.68%) C++
8 6 (3.16%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.16%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.58%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.58%) AWK
9 3 (1.58%) X++
9 3 (1.58%) sed
10 2 (1.05%) PHP
11 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.53%) VBScript
11 1 (0.53%) VBA
11 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.37%) Degree
3 11 (5.79%) MCSE
4 9 (4.74%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.21%) MCITP
6 7 (3.68%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.16%) CCNA
7 6 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.11%) MCSA
9 3 (1.58%) MCP
10 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.53%) MCTS
11 1 (0.53%) RHCE
11 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.53%) CCENT
11 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 67 (35.26%) Active Directory
2 35 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.89%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (5.79%) vSphere
6 3 (1.58%) Firmware
7 2 (1.05%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (14.21%) SCOM
2 17 (8.95%) SCCM
3 14 (7.37%) HAProxy
3 14 (7.37%) SCVMM
4 9 (4.74%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.58%) WSUS
6 2 (1.05%) Cacti
6 2 (1.05%) Opsview
7 1 (0.53%) Puppet
7 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.53%) Nagios
7 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 89 (46.84%) Microsoft
2 41 (21.58%) VMware
3 28 (14.74%) Cisco
4 24 (12.63%) Oracle
5 14 (7.37%) Nimble Storage
6 13 (6.84%) Apple
7 12 (6.32%) Symantec
8 10 (5.26%) Veeam
9 9 (4.74%) Draytek
10 8 (4.21%) NetApp
11 7 (3.68%) Citrix
12 5 (2.63%) SolarWinds
13 4 (2.11%) Bloomberg
13 4 (2.11%) Avaya
13 4 (2.11%) Sun
13 4 (2.11%) HP
13 4 (2.11%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.58%) Dell
14 3 (1.58%) Sybase
14 3 (1.58%) Adobe
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