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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 383 412 446
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 59 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 57 33
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
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
17715 20620 22623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.94% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15075 16800 18278
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +30 21 £45,000 +24.13% 2
West Sussex +15 13 £40,000 +45.45%
Oxfordshire -9 11 £29,500 +7.27% 2
Surrey +25 10 £30,000 +7.14%
Hampshire -5 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire +22 1 £32,500 -
Kent -5 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 51 (45.13%) VMware
2 50 (44.25%) Windows
3 40 (35.40%) Linux
4 39 (34.51%) Active Directory
4 39 (34.51%) Windows Server
5 38 (33.63%) Microsoft
6 37 (32.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (24.78%) DNS
8 27 (23.89%) Data Centre
9 25 (22.12%) Python
10 24 (21.24%) ITIL
10 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (19.47%) Ubuntu
11 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (19.47%) DHCP
12 20 (17.70%) MS Office
13 19 (16.81%) Bash Shell
14 18 (15.93%) Windows 7
15 17 (15.04%) Cisco
15 17 (15.04%) Windows 10
16 16 (14.16%) Virtual Environments
16 16 (14.16%) Firmware
16 16 (14.16%) Perl
16 16 (14.16%) SQL
16 16 (14.16%) LDAP
17 15 (13.27%) Firewall
17 15 (13.27%) Unix
17 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
17 15 (13.27%) vSphere
18 14 (12.39%) Amazon AWS

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 15 (13.27%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.19%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.31%) Apache
4 6 (5.31%) JBoss
4 6 (5.31%) nginx
4 6 (5.31%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.31%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (17.70%) MS Office
2 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.39%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.50%) Office 365
3 5 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.65%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (2.65%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.78%) DNS
2 22 (19.47%) DHCP
3 16 (14.16%) LDAP
4 15 (13.27%) Firewall
5 13 (11.50%) VoIP
6 12 (10.62%) SSL
6 12 (10.62%) WAN
7 11 (9.73%) ADSL
8 8 (7.08%) NAS
8 8 (7.08%) TCP/IP
9 7 (6.19%) Network Security
9 7 (6.19%) SAN
9 7 (6.19%) SNMP
9 7 (6.19%) VPN
10 6 (5.31%) HTTP
10 6 (5.31%) SMTP
11 5 (4.42%) 3G
11 5 (4.42%) 4G
11 5 (4.42%) MPLS
11 5 (4.42%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) MySQL
3 3 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (7.08%) Back Office
1 8 (7.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (3.54%) Games
3 2 (1.77%) Local Government
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) Web Services
2 10 (8.85%) CSS
2 10 (8.85%) HTML
2 10 (8.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (5.31%) LAMP
3 6 (5.31%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (5.31%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.08%) Replication
3 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.42%) e-Learning
5 4 (3.54%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.77%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Physics
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.25%) Windows
2 40 (35.40%) Linux
3 39 (34.51%) Windows Server
4 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (19.47%) Ubuntu
5 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (15.93%) Windows 7
7 17 (15.04%) Windows 10
8 15 (13.27%) Unix
9 12 (10.62%) CentOS
9 12 (10.62%) Windows 8
10 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (5.31%) Mac OS X
12 4 (3.54%) Windows XP
13 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.24%) ITIL
2 16 (14.16%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (10.62%) Network Design
4 10 (8.85%) Service Delivery
5 7 (6.19%) E-Commerce
5 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
5 7 (6.19%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.31%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.31%) High Availability
6 6 (5.31%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (3.54%) Supplier Management
8 3 (2.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.65%) Logistics
9 2 (1.77%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.77%) ITIL V3
9 2 (1.77%) Migration
10 1 (0.88%) Coaching
10 1 (0.88%) Mentoring
10 1 (0.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.12%) Python
2 19 (16.81%) Bash Shell
3 16 (14.16%) Perl
3 16 (14.16%) SQL
4 10 (8.85%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.85%) Korn
4 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.85%) Ruby
5 7 (6.19%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) Degree
2 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) MCSE
5 2 (1.77%) CCNA
5 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.77%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) CCNP
6 1 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (34.51%) Active Directory
2 37 (32.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.16%) Firmware
4 15 (13.27%) vSphere
5 11 (9.73%) Squid
6 8 (7.08%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (5.31%) Hyper-V
7 6 (5.31%) qmail
8 5 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (11.50%) Nagios
2 7 (6.19%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.31%) Cacti
3 6 (5.31%) collectd
3 6 (5.31%) Ganglia
3 6 (5.31%) Graphite
3 6 (5.31%) logstash
3 6 (5.31%) Puppet
3 6 (5.31%) ZABBIX
4 5 (4.42%) SCCM
5 1 (0.88%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.88%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 51 (45.13%) VMware
2 38 (33.63%) Microsoft
3 17 (15.04%) Cisco
4 12 (10.62%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.08%) EMC
6 7 (6.19%) Veeam
7 6 (5.31%) Adobe
7 6 (5.31%) Apple
7 6 (5.31%) Palo Alto
7 6 (5.31%) SonicWALL
7 6 (5.31%) Splunk
8 5 (4.42%) Juniper
9 4 (3.54%) HP
10 2 (1.77%) Avaya
10 2 (1.77%) Citrix
11 1 (0.88%) arcserve
11 1 (0.88%) CommVault
11 1 (0.88%) Dell
11 1 (0.88%) Oracle
11 1 (0.88%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Glyndebourne Productions
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago