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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 388 404 410
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 52 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 36
Average salary £28,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
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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
East Sussex -5 24 £28,000 -33.33% 1
Hampshire -1 10 £27,500 -13.38% 1
Berkshire +2 6 £33,750 +3.84%
Surrey +4 5 £31,500 -27.58%
Oxfordshire +7 4 £27,500 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £27,500 +1.85%
Kent - 1 £20,000 - 1
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 50 (72.46%) Windows
2 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
3 31 (44.93%) VMware
4 25 (36.23%) DNS
4 25 (36.23%) Linux
4 25 (36.23%) MS Excel
5 24 (34.78%) MS Exchange
5 24 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 20 (28.99%) Citrix
7 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
7 19 (27.54%) Cisco
7 19 (27.54%) DHCP
8 17 (24.64%) VLAN
9 15 (21.74%) VoIP
10 14 (20.29%) FTP
10 14 (20.29%) VPN
10 14 (20.29%) Internet
10 14 (20.29%) SSH
10 14 (20.29%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (18.84%) MySQL
12 12 (17.39%) PHP
12 12 (17.39%) IIS
12 12 (17.39%) Wireshark
12 12 (17.39%) Polycom
12 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (15.94%) Postfix
13 11 (15.94%) Bash Shell
13 11 (15.94%) OpenVPN

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 24 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.39%) IIS
3 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) SalesLogix
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.23%) DNS
2 24 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 19 (27.54%) DHCP
4 17 (24.64%) VLAN
5 15 (21.74%) VoIP
6 14 (20.29%) FTP
6 14 (20.29%) VPN
6 14 (20.29%) Internet
6 14 (20.29%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (20.29%) SSH
7 12 (17.39%) Wireshark
8 11 (15.94%) OpenVPN
8 11 (15.94%) DSL
8 11 (15.94%) WAN
9 7 (10.14%) LAN
9 7 (10.14%) SAN
10 5 (7.25%) NAS
11 4 (5.80%) Firewall
12 3 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (4.35%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) MySQL
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (2.90%) Back Office
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.45%) Billing
2 1 (1.45%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.35%) MPEG
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) CMDB
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
4 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (72.46%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) Linux
3 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.25%) UNIX
7 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.90%) AIX
9 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (4.35%) ERP
1 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.90%) CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (2.90%) Service Management
3 1 (1.45%) Process Management
3 1 (1.45%) Change Management
3 1 (1.45%) Document Management
3 1 (1.45%) Network Planning
3 1 (1.45%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (1.45%) Fund Management
3 1 (1.45%) Problem Management
3 1 (1.45%) Investment Management
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (1.45%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (1.45%) ITIL
3 1 (1.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) PHP
2 11 (15.94%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.35%) MCP
3 3 (4.35%) MCSE
3 3 (4.35%) MCSA
3 3 (4.35%) CCNA
3 3 (4.35%) MCITP
4 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) MCDST
5 1 (1.45%) MCTS
5 1 (1.45%) CCNP
5 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.94%) Postfix
4 6 (8.70%) XenApp
5 4 (5.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.90%) vSphere
7 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.90%) WSUS
1 2 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
2 31 (44.93%) VMware
3 20 (28.99%) Citrix
4 19 (27.54%) Cisco
5 12 (17.39%) Polycom
6 5 (7.25%) HP
7 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.90%) McAfee
8 2 (2.90%) Dell
8 2 (2.90%) NetApp
8 2 (2.90%) Veritas
9 1 (1.45%) Lotus
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle
9 1 (1.45%) SAP
9 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
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