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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 758 788 774
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 114 65 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.065% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.069% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 105 54 100
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +16 52 £28,000 -9.67% 3
London -23 23 £40,000 +11.11% 2
South West -17 16 £42,500 +38.21% 2
Yorkshire -27 9 £40,000 +33.33%
East Midlands - 9 £30,000 - 2
East of England -28 5 £28,000 -6.66% 3
Systems Support Engineer
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Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 131 (69.68%) Windows
2 91 (48.40%) Microsoft
3 65 (34.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (32.45%) Linux
5 59 (31.38%) MS Exchange
6 57 (30.32%) Active Directory
6 57 (30.32%) VMware
7 56 (29.79%) MS Excel
8 49 (26.06%) TCP/IP
9 45 (23.94%) DNS
9 45 (23.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 40 (21.28%) Citrix
11 35 (18.62%) Cisco
12 32 (17.02%) DHCP
13 31 (16.49%) SAN
14 29 (15.43%) MS Office
15 27 (14.36%) Firewall
15 27 (14.36%) Degree
15 27 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2010
16 26 (13.83%) MySQL
16 26 (13.83%) UNIX
17 25 (13.30%) Disaster Recovery
18 24 (12.77%) SQL
18 24 (12.77%) SLA
19 23 (12.23%) VLAN
20 22 (11.70%) SSH
21 21 (11.17%) Internet
22 20 (10.64%) WAN
22 20 (10.64%) LAN

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 59 (31.38%) MS Exchange
2 26 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (7.98%) IIS
5 14 (7.45%) Apache
6 9 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.72%) Lync
8 5 (2.66%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (2.66%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 56 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 29 (15.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.53%) Maya
3 1 (0.53%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 8 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.19%) Office 365
2 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.06%) SaaS
3 2 (1.06%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.53%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (26.06%) TCP/IP
2 45 (23.94%) DNS
3 32 (17.02%) DHCP
4 31 (16.49%) SAN
5 27 (14.36%) Firewall
6 23 (12.23%) VLAN
7 22 (11.70%) SSH
8 21 (11.17%) Internet
9 20 (10.64%) LAN
9 20 (10.64%) WAN
10 19 (10.11%) VPN
11 17 (9.04%) VoIP
12 16 (8.51%) NAS
13 14 (7.45%) Cisco IOS
13 14 (7.45%) FTP
14 12 (6.38%) Wireshark
15 11 (5.85%) DSL
15 11 (5.85%) OpenVPN
15 11 (5.85%) NetScaler
16 9 (4.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.83%) MySQL
2 19 (10.11%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.53%) Riak
8 1 (0.53%) Big Data
8 1 (0.53%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.66%) JIRA
2 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 15 (7.98%) Finance
2 13 (6.91%) Aerospace
3 8 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.66%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.60%) Banking
6 2 (1.06%) Billing
6 2 (1.06%) Advertising
6 2 (1.06%) Front Office
6 2 (1.06%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.85%) LAMP
2 6 (3.19%) .NET
3 5 (2.66%) JMX
4 3 (1.60%) XML
5 1 (0.53%) CSS
5 1 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.85%) Replication
2 9 (4.79%) Blackberry
3 8 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.72%) Clustering
5 6 (3.19%) CMDB
5 6 (3.19%) Wiki
6 5 (2.66%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.66%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.66%) Streaming Media
7 4 (2.13%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.60%) MPEG
9 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.06%) Equities
9 2 (1.06%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.06%) Physics
9 2 (1.06%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 131 (69.68%) Windows
2 65 (34.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (32.45%) Linux
4 45 (23.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (13.83%) UNIX
6 12 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.85%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.85%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (4.26%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.19%) Solaris
10 6 (3.19%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.66%) SVR4
11 5 (2.66%) Debian
12 3 (1.60%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.06%) AIX
13 2 (1.06%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (8.51%) ITIL
3 13 (6.91%) Service Delivery
4 10 (5.32%) Configuration Management
4 10 (5.32%) Problem Management
5 9 (4.79%) ERP
6 8 (4.26%) Migration
7 7 (3.72%) Document Management
7 7 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (3.72%) DevOps
8 6 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (3.19%) Change Management
8 6 (3.19%) E-business
8 6 (3.19%) Project Management
8 6 (3.19%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.66%) CRM
9 5 (2.66%) Security Management
9 5 (2.66%) Workflow
9 5 (2.66%) Load Balancing
9 5 (2.66%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.77%) SQL
2 19 (10.11%) Python
2 19 (10.11%) Bash Shell
3 18 (9.57%) PHP
4 13 (6.91%) C++
4 13 (6.91%) Java
4 13 (6.91%) Perl
5 9 (4.79%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.26%) C
7 6 (3.19%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.06%) C#
9 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.53%) VB
9 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (14.36%) Degree
2 19 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.98%) MCSA
4 12 (6.38%) MCP
4 12 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (5.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (5.85%) CCA
5 11 (5.85%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (4.79%) CCNA
6 9 (4.79%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.72%) MCITP
8 6 (3.19%) MCSE
9 4 (2.13%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.06%) MCDST
11 1 (0.53%) MCTS
11 1 (0.53%) CCENT
11 1 (0.53%) HND
11 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.53%) CCNP
11 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.77%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (30.32%) Active Directory
2 27 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.04%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.98%) XenApp
5 11 (5.85%) Postfix
6 8 (4.26%) XenDesktop
6 8 (4.26%) VMware Server
7 6 (3.19%) Xen
8 4 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.60%) vSphere
9 3 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.06%) NFS
10 2 (1.06%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.53%) Samba
11 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (10.64%) Backup Exec
2 15 (7.98%) Nagios
3 11 (5.85%) WSUS
3 11 (5.85%) SCCM
4 10 (5.32%) SCOM
5 7 (3.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.13%) DameWare
7 3 (1.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.60%) Puppet
8 2 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.06%) Netcool
8 2 (1.06%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 2 (1.06%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (1.06%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.53%) Ansible
9 1 (0.53%) Opsview
9 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.53%) Cacti
Vendors
1 91 (48.40%) Microsoft
2 57 (30.32%) VMware
3 40 (21.28%) Citrix
4 35 (18.62%) Cisco
5 15 (7.98%) Symantec
6 13 (6.91%) NetApp
7 12 (6.38%) Polycom
8 10 (5.32%) Oracle
9 9 (4.79%) CommVault
9 9 (4.79%) Bomgar
10 8 (4.26%) Websense
11 6 (3.19%) JBoss
11 6 (3.19%) Adobe
11 6 (3.19%) Zend
11 6 (3.19%) IronPort
12 5 (2.66%) Sun
12 5 (2.66%) HP
12 5 (2.66%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.13%) Apple
13 4 (2.13%) AppSense
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