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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 409 384 414
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 34 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 21
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
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
20342 21801 21273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.07% 94.74% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16462 17296 17743
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 £65,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Surrey 0 9 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Kent - 7 £30,000 -
Hampshire -1 6 £34,600 +25.81%
Berkshire -4 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 3 - -
Oxfordshire +7 1 £29,000 -
West Sussex 0 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 49 (55.68%) Windows
1 49 (55.68%) Microsoft
2 42 (47.73%) MS Excel
2 42 (47.73%) VMware
3 37 (42.05%) Linux
4 32 (36.36%) Cisco
5 31 (35.23%) TCP/IP
6 28 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 27 (30.68%) DNS
8 25 (28.41%) Active Directory
9 23 (26.14%) SQL
9 23 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (25.00%) DHCP
10 22 (25.00%) Degree
11 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (22.73%) VPN
12 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (22.73%) Hyper-V
13 19 (21.59%) VLAN
13 19 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (20.45%) SMTP
14 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (20.45%) Firewall
14 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (19.32%) MS Office
15 17 (19.32%) MCSE
16 16 (18.18%) Windows XP
17 15 (17.05%) Perl
17 15 (17.05%) UNIX
17 15 (17.05%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 15 (17.05%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (14.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.50%) IIS
4 6 (6.82%) Apache
5 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.14%) Lync
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.14%) MTS
Applications
1 42 (47.73%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.32%) MS Office
3 3 (3.41%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Office 365
2 3 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (35.23%) TCP/IP
2 27 (30.68%) DNS
3 22 (25.00%) DHCP
4 20 (22.73%) VPN
5 19 (21.59%) VLAN
6 18 (20.45%) Firewall
6 18 (20.45%) SMTP
7 15 (17.05%) IMAP
8 13 (14.77%) Wireless
8 13 (14.77%) DMZ
9 10 (11.36%) SAN
10 9 (10.23%) VoIP
11 8 (9.09%) ADSL
12 5 (5.68%) NAS
13 3 (3.41%) FTP
13 3 (3.41%) HTTP
13 3 (3.41%) HTTPS
14 2 (2.27%) SS7
14 2 (2.27%) Internet
14 2 (2.27%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) MySQL
3 5 (5.68%) DB2
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.55%) Legal
3 3 (3.41%) German Language
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) MAPI
2 7 (7.95%) XML
3 6 (6.82%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.41%) Web Services
4 3 (3.41%) .NET
5 1 (1.14%) COM
5 1 (1.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.77%) Blackberry
2 13 (14.77%) PDA
2 13 (14.77%) iPhone
3 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.82%) User Experience
5 6 (6.82%) Replication
6 4 (4.55%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 49 (55.68%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) Linux
3 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 15 (17.05%) UNIX
7 15 (17.05%) Windows 7
8 13 (14.77%) Windows 8
8 13 (14.77%) Windows Vista
8 13 (14.77%) Android
9 5 (5.68%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.27%) AIX
11 1 (1.14%) CentOS
11 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
2 5 (5.68%) Service Management
2 5 (5.68%) Change Management
2 5 (5.68%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (4.55%) Problem Management
3 4 (4.55%) Process Management
3 4 (4.55%) ERP
4 3 (3.41%) ITIL
4 3 (3.41%) B2B
4 3 (3.41%) Configuration Management
4 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.41%) Operations Management
4 3 (3.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (3.41%) DevOps
4 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Online Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Network Management
5 2 (2.27%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) SQL
2 15 (17.05%) Perl
3 13 (14.77%) Python
4 9 (10.23%) Java
5 8 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 8 (9.09%) C
6 7 (7.95%) C++
7 6 (6.82%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.82%) sed
7 6 (6.82%) AWK
8 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.41%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.00%) Degree
2 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (19.32%) MCSE
4 12 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) MCITP
6 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (28.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.23%) vSphere
5 5 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.41%) XenApp
6 3 (3.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 13 (14.77%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (4.55%) WSUS
4 3 (3.41%) SCCM
4 3 (3.41%) SCOM
4 3 (3.41%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.41%) SCSM
5 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (55.68%) Microsoft
2 42 (47.73%) VMware
3 32 (36.36%) Cisco
4 13 (14.77%) Draytek
4 13 (14.77%) Apple
4 13 (14.77%) Symantec
5 12 (13.64%) NetApp
5 12 (13.64%) Oracle
6 6 (6.82%) HP
7 5 (5.68%) Veeam
8 4 (4.55%) Citrix
8 4 (4.55%) McAfee
9 3 (3.41%) ANSYS
9 3 (3.41%) Sybase
10 2 (2.27%) Intel
11 1 (1.14%) IBM
11 1 (1.14%) Juniper
11 1 (1.14%) EMC
11 1 (1.14%) Polycom
11 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
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