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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 604 623 585
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 22 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.045% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.048% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 26
Average salary £53,750 £35,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% -25.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £19,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
41131 45734 41231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.62% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34905 38449 34713
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 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
City of London +37 5 £45,000 +53.84%
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 42 (60.87%) Finance
2 31 (44.93%) Windows
2 31 (44.93%) Linux
3 29 (42.03%) MS Excel
4 28 (40.58%) Python
5 25 (36.23%) Perl
5 25 (36.23%) MS Office
6 23 (33.33%) UNIX
7 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
8 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
9 20 (28.99%) Low Latency
10 19 (27.54%) Electronic Trading
10 19 (27.54%) LAN
10 19 (27.54%) Front Office
11 17 (24.64%) WAN
11 17 (24.64%) MS Exchange
12 16 (23.19%) Cisco
12 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (21.74%) Firewall
13 15 (21.74%) VMware
14 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
15 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
16 10 (14.49%) DNS
16 10 (14.49%) SAN
17 9 (13.04%) DHCP
17 9 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
18 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
18 8 (11.59%) Lync
18 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 17 (24.64%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.59%) Lync
3 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.90%) IIS
8 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (42.03%) MS Excel
2 25 (36.23%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) LAN
2 17 (24.64%) WAN
3 15 (21.74%) Firewall
4 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
5 10 (14.49%) DNS
5 10 (14.49%) SAN
6 9 (13.04%) DHCP
7 5 (7.25%) Internet
8 4 (5.80%) Wireshark
8 4 (5.80%) NAS
8 4 (5.80%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (4.35%) VPN
10 2 (2.90%) Network Security
10 2 (2.90%) DVB
10 2 (2.90%) Wireless
11 1 (1.45%) VLAN
11 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (1.45%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 42 (60.87%) Finance
2 19 (27.54%) Front Office
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Mandarin Language
4 4 (5.80%) French Language
4 4 (5.80%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.90%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (10.14%) Hedge funds
3 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.35%) Replication
5 3 (4.35%) SecurID
5 3 (4.35%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.90%) DTV
6 2 (2.90%) Derivative
6 2 (2.90%) MPEG
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.45%) Clustering
7 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Windows
1 31 (44.93%) Linux
2 23 (33.33%) UNIX
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
5 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Low Latency
2 19 (27.54%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (4.35%) ITIL
3 3 (4.35%) CRM
3 3 (4.35%) Change Management
3 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 3 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 2 (2.90%) Investment Management
4 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.45%) DevOps
5 1 (1.45%) Network Management
5 1 (1.45%) High Availability
5 1 (1.45%) Change Control
5 1 (1.45%) Build Automation
5 1 (1.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.45%) Business Development
5 1 (1.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) Python
2 25 (36.23%) Perl
3 6 (8.70%) C
3 6 (8.70%) SQL
4 5 (7.25%) PHP
4 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.45%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.45%) VBScript
6 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) CCNA
1 7 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) MCSE
3 4 (5.80%) Degree
4 3 (4.35%) MCSA
5 2 (2.90%) MCP
5 2 (2.90%) MCITP
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.45%) CCA
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) Cisco
3 15 (21.74%) VMware
4 7 (10.14%) SolarWinds
5 6 (8.70%) NetApp
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle
6 4 (5.80%) Sun
6 4 (5.80%) Bloomberg
6 4 (5.80%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.80%) Polycom
6 4 (5.80%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.35%) Advent
7 3 (4.35%) Reuters
7 3 (4.35%) HP
8 2 (2.90%) Altiris
8 2 (2.90%) SunGard
8 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.45%) Apple
9 1 (1.45%) Sage
9 1 (1.45%) IronPort
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