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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 410 421 428
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 31 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.15% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 16
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £38,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
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
20363 22203 21325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16368 17762 17621
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 £38,000
% 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 27 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 27 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
Kent - 10 £30,000 -
Surrey +13 7 £39,500 +5.33% 2
Berkshire -2 6 £40,000 -20.00%
West Sussex +3 4 £27,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 3 - -
Hampshire -12 1 £50,000 +81.81%
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 54 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 53 (61.63%) Windows
3 42 (48.84%) VMware
4 41 (47.67%) MS Excel
5 39 (45.35%) Linux
6 34 (39.53%) SQL Server
7 32 (37.21%) Cisco
8 31 (36.05%) DNS
9 27 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (30.23%) TCP/IP
10 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (29.07%) Hyper-V
12 24 (27.91%) Active Directory
12 24 (27.91%) DHCP
13 22 (25.58%) VPN
13 22 (25.58%) SQL
13 22 (25.58%) Windows XP
13 22 (25.58%) Firewall
14 21 (24.42%) VLAN
14 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (23.26%) MS Office
16 19 (22.09%) UNIX
16 19 (22.09%) SMTP
16 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (20.93%) Windows 7
17 18 (20.93%) Degree
17 18 (20.93%) MCSE
18 16 (18.60%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 16 (18.60%) MS Exchange
1 16 (18.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2003
1 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2007
1 16 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (15.12%) IIS
3 8 (9.30%) Apache
4 4 (4.65%) Lync
5 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.16%) MTS
Applications
1 41 (47.67%) MS Excel
2 20 (23.26%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Office 365
2 5 (5.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.05%) DNS
2 26 (30.23%) TCP/IP
3 24 (27.91%) DHCP
4 22 (25.58%) VPN
4 22 (25.58%) Firewall
5 21 (24.42%) VLAN
6 19 (22.09%) SMTP
7 16 (18.60%) DMZ
7 16 (18.60%) IMAP
7 16 (18.60%) Wireless
8 15 (17.44%) SAN
9 8 (9.30%) NAS
9 8 (9.30%) ADSL
10 4 (4.65%) VoIP
11 3 (3.49%) HTTP
11 3 (3.49%) HTTPS
12 2 (2.33%) SS7
12 2 (2.33%) TCAP
12 2 (2.33%) ISUP
12 2 (2.33%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) MySQL
3 6 (6.98%) DB2
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.33%) Redis
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.65%) Legal
3 3 (3.49%) German Language
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.60%) MAPI
2 9 (10.47%) XML
3 8 (9.30%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.49%) .NET
4 3 (3.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.60%) Blackberry
2 16 (18.60%) PDA
2 16 (18.60%) iPhone
3 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 9 (10.47%) Replication
5 8 (9.30%) Computer Science
6 7 (8.14%) User Experience
7 4 (4.65%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.33%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 53 (61.63%) Windows
2 39 (45.35%) Linux
3 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (25.58%) Windows XP
6 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (22.09%) UNIX
8 18 (20.93%) Windows 7
9 16 (18.60%) Windows 8
9 16 (18.60%) Windows Vista
9 16 (18.60%) Android
10 8 (9.30%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.33%) AIX
12 1 (1.16%) CentOS
12 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.47%) Software Testing
2 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (8.14%) Change Management
4 6 (6.98%) ITIL
5 5 (5.81%) Service Management
5 5 (5.81%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (5.81%) DevOps
6 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.65%) Process Management
6 4 (4.65%) ERP
6 4 (4.65%) B2B
7 3 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.49%) Operations Management
7 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.33%) Online Marketing
8 2 (2.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.58%) SQL
2 12 (13.95%) Java
3 11 (12.79%) Perl
3 11 (12.79%) C
3 11 (12.79%) Python
4 10 (11.63%) C++
5 8 (9.30%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.14%) AWK
6 7 (8.14%) sed
7 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (20.93%) MCSE
2 18 (20.93%) Degree
3 10 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.81%) MCITP
4 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.14%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (29.07%) Hyper-V
3 24 (27.91%) Active Directory
4 12 (13.95%) vSphere
5 8 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (18.60%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.81%) SCCM
2 5 (5.81%) SCOM
2 5 (5.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (4.65%) WSUS
4 3 (3.49%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.49%) SCSM
5 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 54 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 42 (48.84%) VMware
3 32 (37.21%) Cisco
4 16 (18.60%) Oracle
4 16 (18.60%) Apple
4 16 (18.60%) Symantec
4 16 (18.60%) Draytek
5 10 (11.63%) NetApp
6 8 (9.30%) Veeam
7 6 (6.98%) HP
8 4 (4.65%) Sybase
8 4 (4.65%) McAfee
9 3 (3.49%) ANSYS
10 1 (1.16%) F5
10 1 (1.16%) IBM
10 1 (1.16%) EMC
10 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
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