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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 741 773 814
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 130 94 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.092% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.098% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 95 78 71
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +5.45%
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
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +18 56 £32,500 - 3
London +7 26 £36,500 +17.74% 3
South West -4 15 £29,500 +41.82% 3
East of England -11 13 £30,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -22 7 £27,500 -
East Midlands +23 5 £47,500 +30.13%
North West -16 3 - -
Yorkshire -27 3 £35,000 +20.68%
North East -13 2 £20,000 -63.63%
Systems Support Engineer
UK

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 153 (62.96%) Windows
2 122 (50.21%) Microsoft
3 98 (40.33%) VMware
4 89 (36.63%) Linux
5 84 (34.57%) Active Directory
6 76 (31.28%) MS Exchange
7 73 (30.04%) MS Excel
8 65 (26.75%) TCP/IP
9 62 (25.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 58 (23.87%) Cisco
11 56 (23.05%) DNS
12 50 (20.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 46 (18.93%) Windows Server 2003
14 45 (18.52%) Citrix
15 42 (17.28%) SQL Server
15 42 (17.28%) Degree
16 38 (15.64%) DHCP
17 37 (15.23%) MS Office
18 36 (14.81%) SQL
19 35 (14.40%) UNIX
19 35 (14.40%) VLAN
20 34 (13.99%) PHP
21 30 (12.35%) Python
22 29 (11.93%) VoIP
22 29 (11.93%) MySQL
22 29 (11.93%) Hyper-V
23 28 (11.52%) SAN
23 28 (11.52%) VPN
23 28 (11.52%) Firewall
24 26 (10.70%) Perl

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 76 (31.28%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (10.29%) IIS
4 14 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (5.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.12%) Apache
8 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.47%) Lync
10 1 (0.41%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.41%) Node.js
10 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.41%) CMS
10 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 73 (30.04%) MS Excel
2 37 (15.23%) MS Office
3 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) Maya
4 1 (0.41%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.29%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) IaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (26.75%) TCP/IP
2 56 (23.05%) DNS
3 38 (15.64%) DHCP
4 35 (14.40%) VLAN
5 29 (11.93%) VoIP
6 28 (11.52%) VPN
6 28 (11.52%) SAN
6 28 (11.52%) Firewall
7 25 (10.29%) Internet
8 20 (8.23%) SSH
9 18 (7.41%) Wireshark
9 18 (7.41%) FTP
9 18 (7.41%) LAN
10 16 (6.58%) WAN
10 16 (6.58%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (5.35%) OpenVPN
11 13 (5.35%) DSL
12 12 (4.94%) SMTP
12 12 (4.94%) NetScaler
13 7 (2.88%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.93%) MySQL
3 10 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.65%) MS Access
6 4 (1.65%) DTS
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.41%) Riak
8 1 (0.41%) Big Data
8 1 (0.41%) DB2
8 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.41%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.41%) Subversion
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (10.29%) Finance
2 10 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 8 (3.29%) Back Office
5 4 (1.65%) Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Electronics
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.41%) Front Office
7 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.35%) LAMP
2 6 (2.47%) XML
3 5 (2.06%) MAPI
3 5 (2.06%) .NET
4 4 (1.65%) Web Services
5 3 (1.23%) CSS
5 3 (1.23%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.82%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.41%) J2EE
7 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.82%) Blackberry
3 13 (5.35%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.88%) Replication
6 6 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.47%) Wiki
7 5 (2.06%) CMDB
7 5 (2.06%) iPhone
7 5 (2.06%) PDA
8 4 (1.65%) Life Science
9 3 (1.23%) MPEG
9 3 (1.23%) Clustering
9 3 (1.23%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.82%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.82%) User Experience
10 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.82%) CCTV
11 1 (0.41%) Derivative
11 1 (0.41%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 153 (62.96%) Windows
2 89 (36.63%) Linux
3 62 (25.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (18.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (14.40%) UNIX
6 22 (9.05%) Windows XP
7 19 (7.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (6.17%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (3.29%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.47%) Android
11 6 (2.47%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.47%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.23%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.82%) AIX
13 2 (0.82%) Solaris
14 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (8.23%) ITIL
2 18 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (7.00%) Configuration Management
4 13 (5.35%) Migration
5 10 (4.12%) DevOps
6 9 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 9 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (2.88%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (2.88%) Change Management
8 7 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (2.88%) Project Management
8 7 (2.88%) Service Management
8 7 (2.88%) E-Commerce
8 7 (2.88%) Document Management
9 6 (2.47%) ERP
9 6 (2.47%) Process Management
9 6 (2.47%) E-business
9 6 (2.47%) Use Case
9 6 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (14.81%) SQL
2 34 (13.99%) PHP
3 30 (12.35%) Python
4 26 (10.70%) Perl
5 17 (7.00%) Bash Shell
6 16 (6.58%) PowerShell
7 13 (5.35%) C++
8 10 (4.12%) Java
9 8 (3.29%) C
10 3 (1.23%) VB
10 3 (1.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.82%) AWK
11 2 (0.82%) sed
11 2 (0.82%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.41%) ABAP
12 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (17.28%) Degree
2 23 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (9.05%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (7.41%) MCSE
5 14 (5.76%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (5.76%) Security Cleared
6 13 (5.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (4.53%) CCA
8 10 (4.12%) CCNA
9 8 (3.29%) MCSA
9 8 (3.29%) MCITP
10 7 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.47%) DV Cleared
12 5 (2.06%) RHCSA
13 4 (1.65%) MCP
14 3 (1.23%) HND
14 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.82%) HNC
15 2 (0.82%) Linux+ Certification
15 2 (0.82%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.88%) SLA
2 10 (4.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (34.57%) Active Directory
2 50 (20.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (11.93%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.76%) XenApp
5 13 (5.35%) Postfix
6 12 (4.94%) VMware Server
7 8 (3.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (2.88%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.06%) Xen
9 5 (2.06%) ISA Server
9 5 (2.06%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.23%) vSphere
10 3 (1.23%) XenServer
11 2 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.41%) NFS
12 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (8.64%) SCOM
2 19 (7.82%) SCCM
3 15 (6.17%) Backup Exec
4 9 (3.70%) WSUS
5 7 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (2.88%) Nagios
5 7 (2.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (2.47%) Puppet
7 3 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.23%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.23%) DameWare
7 3 (1.23%) OpenView
7 3 (1.23%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.23%) SCSM
8 2 (0.82%) Opsview
8 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.82%) Cacti
9 1 (0.41%) Munin
Vendors
1 122 (50.21%) Microsoft
2 98 (40.33%) VMware
3 58 (23.87%) Cisco
4 45 (18.52%) Citrix
5 24 (9.88%) NetApp
6 18 (7.41%) Symantec
7 15 (6.17%) Polycom
8 12 (4.94%) Oracle
9 10 (4.12%) HP
10 8 (3.29%) Dell
10 8 (3.29%) Apple
11 7 (2.88%) IronPort
12 6 (2.47%) Mitel
12 6 (2.47%) Zend
12 6 (2.47%) CommVault
12 6 (2.47%) Bomgar
13 5 (2.06%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.06%) Splunk
13 5 (2.06%) EMC
13 5 (2.06%) Draytek
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £70k - £75k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 + 10% bonus + pension contribution
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago