The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 587 583 617
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 52 58 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 52 41 42
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Systems Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the London region.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in London

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
City of London +64 13 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 62 (67.39%) Windows
2 49 (53.26%) Windows Server
3 37 (40.22%) Finance
3 37 (40.22%) Active Directory
4 36 (39.13%) Linux
5 33 (35.87%) Cisco
5 33 (35.87%) VMware
6 30 (32.61%) Firewall
7 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
8 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 22 (23.91%) DNS
10 22 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
12 20 (21.74%) SAN
13 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (20.65%) VPN
14 18 (19.57%) Unix
14 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
14 18 (19.57%) ITIL
15 17 (18.48%) Data Centre
16 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (16.30%) HTTP
16 15 (16.30%) LAN
16 15 (16.30%) IPv4
17 14 (15.22%) Citrix
17 14 (15.22%) Incident Management
18 13 (14.13%) QA
18 13 (14.13%) Problem Management
18 13 (14.13%) Validation

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.87%) Apache
4 8 (8.70%) IIS
5 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.35%) nginx
9 3 (3.26%) Lync
10 2 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Confluence
10 2 (2.17%) Drupal
10 2 (2.17%) JBoss
10 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.17%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (2.17%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.17%) GitHub
3 2 (2.17%) Trello
4 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.61%) Firewall
2 22 (23.91%) DNS
3 20 (21.74%) SAN
4 19 (20.65%) VPN
5 15 (16.30%) HTTP
5 15 (16.30%) IPv4
5 15 (16.30%) LAN
6 12 (13.04%) FTP
6 12 (13.04%) Internet
6 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 12 (13.04%) VLAN
7 11 (11.96%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (11.96%) WAN
8 10 (10.87%) DHCP
8 10 (10.87%) IPv6
8 10 (10.87%) NAS
8 10 (10.87%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (6.52%) EIGRP
10 5 (5.43%) BGP
10 5 (5.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) MySQL
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.17%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Apache Continuum
1 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.17%) JIRA
1 2 (2.17%) Maven
1 2 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 37 (40.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.35%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) International Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) FIX Protocol
2 6 (6.52%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) LAMP
3 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.43%) Software Packaging
4 3 (3.26%) JSON
5 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.17%) J2EE
5 2 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.09%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.09%) ELK Stack
6 1 (1.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.78%) Replication
3 8 (8.70%) Fintech
4 6 (6.52%) EqualLogic
4 6 (6.52%) Hedge funds
5 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.17%) Equities
7 2 (2.17%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) Physics
8 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (67.39%) Windows
2 49 (53.26%) Windows Server
3 36 (39.13%) Linux
4 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (20.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (19.57%) Unix
7 10 (10.87%) CatOS
7 10 (10.87%) Debian
7 10 (10.87%) Solaris
8 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (5.43%) CentOS
9 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.26%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) ITIL
2 14 (15.22%) Incident Management
3 13 (14.13%) Problem Management
3 13 (14.13%) Validation
4 12 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.61%) Electronic Trading
6 6 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.43%) High Availability
7 5 (5.43%) SDLC
8 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.35%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (4.35%) Investment Management
8 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.35%) Wealth Management
9 3 (3.26%) Migration
9 3 (3.26%) Service Management
9 3 (3.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) Bash Shell
2 10 (10.87%) Python
3 8 (8.70%) Java
4 7 (7.61%) SQL
5 4 (4.35%) Perl
5 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.26%) C#
6 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.26%) Ruby
7 2 (2.17%) C
7 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.96%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.61%) MCSE
4 6 (6.52%) CCNP
5 5 (5.43%) CCNA
5 5 (5.43%) CCSE
5 5 (5.43%) CCSP
5 5 (5.43%) MCSA
6 3 (3.26%) MCITP
7 2 (2.17%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.09%) MCP
8 1 (1.09%) SAP Certification
8 1 (1.09%) VCP5
8 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (40.22%) Active Directory
2 22 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.61%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.35%) Xen
5 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.17%) vSphere
6 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) SCCM
2 7 (7.61%) SCOM
2 7 (7.61%) WSUS
3 5 (5.43%) Nagios
4 4 (4.35%) Cacti
5 3 (3.26%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (3.26%) Legato
5 3 (3.26%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.17%) Ansible
6 2 (2.17%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.17%) Puppet
6 2 (2.17%) Xymon
7 1 (1.09%) Kibana
7 1 (1.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Cisco
1 33 (35.87%) VMware
2 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
3 23 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 14 (15.22%) Citrix
5 8 (8.70%) EMC
6 7 (7.61%) NetApp
7 6 (6.52%) 3PAR
7 6 (6.52%) Adobe
7 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.52%) Google
8 5 (5.43%) Advent
8 5 (5.43%) Bloomberg
8 5 (5.43%) Palo Alto
8 5 (5.43%) Reuters
8 5 (5.43%) Symantec
9 4 (4.35%) Apple
9 4 (4.35%) Eze Software Group
9 4 (4.35%) HP
10 3 (3.26%) Etrali
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