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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 614 588 612
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 23 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.041% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.044% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 29
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 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
City of London +5 4 £57,500 +85.48%
Croydon - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 19 (45.24%) SAN
3 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 19 (45.24%) VMware
4 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (30.95%) UNIX
6 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
7 11 (26.19%) Replication
7 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (23.81%) Firewall
8 10 (23.81%) Finance
8 10 (23.81%) DNS
9 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 9 (21.43%) Python
9 9 (21.43%) Oracle
9 9 (21.43%) Java
9 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
10 8 (19.05%) VMware Server
10 8 (19.05%) Perl
10 8 (19.05%) Apache
10 8 (19.05%) Cisco
10 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
10 8 (19.05%) SSH
11 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (16.67%) Internet
11 7 (16.67%) NetApp

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Apache
3 6 (14.29%) Lync
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.90%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) Maya
3 1 (2.38%) 3ds Max
3 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) SAN
2 10 (23.81%) Firewall
2 10 (23.81%) DNS
3 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 8 (19.05%) SSH
5 7 (16.67%) Internet
5 7 (16.67%) HTTP
5 7 (16.67%) LDAP
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (16.67%) NAS
6 6 (14.29%) VLAN
7 5 (11.90%) DHCP
7 5 (11.90%) SNMP
8 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.76%) SMTP
9 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.38%) SSL
9 1 (2.38%) VPN
9 1 (2.38%) VoIP
9 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Riak
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Front Office
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) JMX
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Replication
2 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.90%) Streaming Media
3 5 (11.90%) Clustering
3 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (11.90%) CMDB
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.76%) Physics
5 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.76%) Equities
5 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.38%) Animation
6 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (30.95%) UNIX
5 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.29%) Solaris
7 5 (11.90%) Debian
7 5 (11.90%) SVR4
8 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
9 3 (7.14%) Mac OS
9 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.38%) CentOS
10 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
3 5 (11.90%) Security Management
3 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.90%) Change Management
3 5 (11.90%) Workflow
3 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.90%) Logistics
3 5 (11.90%) Software Deployment
3 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.52%) Change Control
5 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (4.76%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Python
1 9 (21.43%) Java
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.05%) Perl
3 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) C++
5 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (16.67%) CCA
1 7 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCSA
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) MCITP
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) VMware Server
4 6 (14.29%) Xen
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.76%) NFS
7 1 (2.38%) Samba
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.38%) KVM
7 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.38%) Munin
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) VMware
2 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle
4 8 (19.05%) Cisco
5 7 (16.67%) NetApp
6 6 (14.29%) IronPort
6 6 (14.29%) JBoss
6 6 (14.29%) Citrix
7 5 (11.90%) Adobe
7 5 (11.90%) Sun
8 4 (9.52%) EMC
8 4 (9.52%) Apple
9 3 (7.14%) Symantec
9 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
10 2 (4.76%) Reuters
10 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
10 2 (4.76%) Fidessa
10 2 (4.76%) Sophis
11 1 (2.38%) Perforce
11 1 (2.38%) Nortel
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Posted: 5 days ago
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