The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 407 412 414
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 29 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 33
Average salary £33,000 £28,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.17% +5.00%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19643 21374 20828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.91% 95.00% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16206 17040 17156
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
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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
Kent - 11 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +12 6 £27,500 -13.38% 1
Surrey +2 4 £24,500 -22.22% 1
Berkshire +5 2 £33,750 -3.57%
East Sussex +4 2 £23,000 -17.85%
West Sussex -4 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 47 (77.05%) Linux
2 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
3 40 (65.57%) Windows
4 34 (55.74%) DNS
5 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
6 27 (44.26%) IIS
7 26 (42.62%) Firewall
8 25 (40.98%) Hyper-V
8 25 (40.98%) SAN
9 23 (37.70%) Active Directory
10 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (29.51%) VMware
12 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
13 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
13 16 (26.23%) Lync
14 15 (24.59%) Oracle
14 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (24.59%) SCOM
15 14 (22.95%) SCVMM
15 14 (22.95%) SCCM
15 14 (22.95%) iSCSI
15 14 (22.95%) UNIX
15 14 (22.95%) MS Office
15 14 (22.95%) Windows XP
15 14 (22.95%) EqualLogic
15 14 (22.95%) SaaS
15 14 (22.95%) Redis
15 14 (22.95%) Capacity Management
15 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (44.26%) IIS
2 16 (26.23%) Lync
3 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
4 11 (18.03%) Apache
4 11 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (14.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.64%) MTS
9 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 14 (22.95%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.64%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) SaaS
2 9 (14.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (55.74%) DNS
2 26 (42.62%) Firewall
3 25 (40.98%) SAN
4 14 (22.95%) iSCSI
5 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
6 12 (19.67%) DHCP
7 11 (18.03%) VPN
8 10 (16.39%) SMTP
8 10 (16.39%) VLAN
8 10 (16.39%) IMAP
9 9 (14.75%) Wireless
9 9 (14.75%) NAS
9 9 (14.75%) DMZ
10 2 (3.28%) SS7
10 2 (3.28%) TCAP
10 2 (3.28%) ISUP
10 2 (3.28%) INAP
10 2 (3.28%) VoIP
10 2 (3.28%) Cisco ICM
10 2 (3.28%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.95%) Redis
3 5 (8.20%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) DB2
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.64%) Big Data
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.92%) Back Office
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) German Language
5 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) MAPI
2 5 (8.20%) XML
3 4 (6.56%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) EqualLogic
2 10 (16.39%) Replication
3 9 (14.75%) Blackberry
3 9 (14.75%) PDA
3 9 (14.75%) iPhone
3 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.56%) User Experience
6 2 (3.28%) IVR
7 1 (1.64%) DTV
7 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 47 (77.05%) Linux
2 40 (65.57%) Windows
3 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (22.95%) UNIX
5 14 (22.95%) Windows XP
5 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.75%) Windows 8
6 9 (14.75%) Windows Vista
6 9 (14.75%) Android
6 9 (14.75%) Mac OS
7 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.64%) openSUSE
8 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Capacity Management
1 14 (22.95%) DevOps
2 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
3 5 (8.20%) Analytics
3 5 (8.20%) Change Management
4 4 (6.56%) ITIL
4 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.92%) B2B
5 3 (4.92%) Information Security
6 2 (3.28%) Six Sigma
6 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.28%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.28%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.64%) SDLC
7 1 (1.64%) Service Management
7 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.64%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.64%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
2 12 (19.67%) Java
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 8 (13.11%) Python
3 8 (13.11%) Perl
4 7 (11.48%) C
4 7 (11.48%) C++
5 6 (9.84%) C#
5 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.92%) sed
7 3 (4.92%) MATLAB
7 3 (4.92%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
3 4 (6.56%) MCSE
3 4 (6.56%) MCITP
4 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) Hyper-V
2 23 (37.70%) Active Directory
3 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (14.75%) vSphere
4 9 (14.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) SCOM
2 14 (22.95%) SCVMM
2 14 (22.95%) HAProxy
2 14 (22.95%) SCCM
3 9 (14.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.51%) VMware
3 15 (24.59%) Oracle
4 14 (22.95%) Nimble Storage
5 12 (19.67%) Cisco
6 10 (16.39%) Veeam
6 10 (16.39%) Apple
7 9 (14.75%) Symantec
7 9 (14.75%) Draytek
8 3 (4.92%) ANSYS
8 3 (4.92%) Sybase
8 3 (4.92%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Dell
9 1 (1.64%) EMC
9 1 (1.64%) CommVault
9 1 (1.64%) SAP
9 1 (1.64%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.64%) F5
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