The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 138 139 147
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.048% 0.25% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.26% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +5.00%
Systems Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1983 2302 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.34% 95.76% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1603 1616
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Systems Support Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware