The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Systems Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 393 411 427
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 50 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 44 36
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
17782 19999 22031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 97.05% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15047 16125 17797
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +24 17 £37,500 -
Hampshire +15 11 £33,500 -29.47%
Oxfordshire 0 9 £26,500 -3.63%
West Sussex -2 8 £40,000 +45.45%
Surrey -3 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Kent -13 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Systems Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (44.05%) VMware
2 36 (42.86%) Linux
3 31 (36.90%) Windows
4 24 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 23 (27.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
6 19 (22.62%) Ubuntu
7 18 (21.43%) Data Centre
7 18 (21.43%) Cisco
7 18 (21.43%) Python
7 18 (21.43%) Perl
8 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 15 (17.86%) DNS
9 15 (17.86%) Unix
10 14 (16.67%) ITIL
10 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (15.48%) Windows 7
11 13 (15.48%) LDAP
11 13 (15.48%) WAN
12 12 (14.29%) Ruby
12 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 12 (14.29%) CSS
12 12 (14.29%) HTML
12 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 12 (14.29%) Bash Shell
12 12 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (14.29%) Korn
12 12 (14.29%) Windows 8
13 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (13.10%) Squid

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.14%) Apache
3 6 (7.14%) JBoss
3 6 (7.14%) nginx
3 6 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 6 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.57%) IIS
5 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon Glacier
2 3 (3.57%) Amazon S3
2 3 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) DNS
2 13 (15.48%) LDAP
2 13 (15.48%) WAN
3 9 (10.71%) DHCP
3 9 (10.71%) VoIP
4 7 (8.33%) SSL
5 6 (7.14%) ADSL
5 6 (7.14%) HTTP
5 6 (7.14%) SMTP
6 5 (5.95%) 3G
6 5 (5.95%) 4G
6 5 (5.95%) Firewall
6 5 (5.95%) LAN
6 5 (5.95%) MPLS
6 5 (5.95%) PSTN
7 4 (4.76%) SAN
8 3 (3.57%) Internet
8 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.38%) SNMP
9 2 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (7.14%) Back Office
2 4 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) CSS
1 12 (14.29%) HTML
1 12 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (10.71%) Web Services
3 6 (7.14%) LAMP
3 6 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (7.14%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) Replication
3 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.19%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.19%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.19%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.86%) Linux
2 31 (36.90%) Windows
3 24 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 19 (22.62%) Ubuntu
5 15 (17.86%) Unix
6 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (15.48%) Windows 7
8 12 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (8.33%) CentOS
11 6 (7.14%) Windows 10
12 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
13 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
14 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) ITIL
2 9 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (8.33%) Network Design
3 7 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 6 (7.14%) High Availability
5 4 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.57%) Logistics
7 2 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.38%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.38%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.19%) Analytics
8 1 (1.19%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.19%) Coaching
8 1 (1.19%) CRM
8 1 (1.19%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (1.19%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.19%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) Perl
1 18 (21.43%) Python
2 12 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 12 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (14.29%) Korn
2 12 (14.29%) Ruby
3 7 (8.33%) SQL
4 3 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) CCNA
3 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.57%) MCSE
4 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) CCNP
5 1 (1.19%) MCITP
5 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 11 (13.10%) Squid
4 7 (8.33%) Firmware
5 6 (7.14%) qmail
5 6 (7.14%) vSphere
6 5 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.19%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Nagios
2 6 (7.14%) Cacti
2 6 (7.14%) collectd
2 6 (7.14%) Ganglia
2 6 (7.14%) Graphite
2 6 (7.14%) logstash
2 6 (7.14%) Puppet
2 6 (7.14%) ZABBIX
3 5 (5.95%) SCCM
4 2 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.19%) Perfmon
5 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) VMware
2 23 (27.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.43%) Cisco
4 10 (11.90%) EMC
5 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.14%) Splunk
7 5 (5.95%) Juniper
8 2 (2.38%) Avaya
8 2 (2.38%) Citrix
8 2 (2.38%) HP
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle
8 2 (2.38%) Veeam
9 1 (1.19%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.19%) Adobe
9 1 (1.19%) CommVault
9 1 (1.19%) Dell
9 1 (1.19%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.19%) Meraki
9 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.19%) SonicWALL