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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 400 413 413
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 39 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.093% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.098% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 28
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +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
20745 20387 21229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 94.92% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16439 16811 18207
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £62,500
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 30 October 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 30 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 14 £35,000 -16.66%
Hampshire +1 13 £33,500 -6.94% 1
Surrey -11 4 £31,500 - 1
Kent - 3 £20,000 -
Oxfordshire +15 2 £25,000 -28.57%
Berkshire -1 2 £26,750 -28.66%
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 49 (62.03%) Windows
2 47 (59.49%) Microsoft
3 37 (46.84%) VMware
4 33 (41.77%) TCP/IP
5 32 (40.51%) Linux
6 31 (39.24%) DNS
7 28 (35.44%) MS Exchange
7 28 (35.44%) MS Excel
8 26 (32.91%) Citrix
9 25 (31.65%) Cisco
10 23 (29.11%) Active Directory
11 22 (27.85%) DHCP
12 21 (26.58%) VoIP
13 19 (24.05%) VLAN
14 18 (22.78%) FTP
15 17 (21.52%) MySQL
15 17 (21.52%) SSH
15 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
16 16 (20.25%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (20.25%) PHP
16 16 (20.25%) VPN
17 15 (18.99%) IIS
18 14 (17.72%) Internet
18 14 (17.72%) Wireshark
18 14 (17.72%) Polycom
19 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (16.46%) Postfix
19 13 (16.46%) OpenVPN
19 13 (16.46%) LAMP
19 13 (16.46%) DSL

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (35.44%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.99%) IIS
3 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.27%) Apache
6 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (35.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (41.77%) TCP/IP
2 31 (39.24%) DNS
3 22 (27.85%) DHCP
4 21 (26.58%) VoIP
5 19 (24.05%) VLAN
6 18 (22.78%) FTP
7 17 (21.52%) SSH
8 16 (20.25%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (20.25%) VPN
9 14 (17.72%) Internet
9 14 (17.72%) Wireshark
10 13 (16.46%) OpenVPN
10 13 (16.46%) DSL
11 10 (12.66%) WAN
12 7 (8.86%) SAN
13 6 (7.59%) LAN
14 5 (6.33%) NAS
15 4 (5.06%) Firewall
16 3 (3.80%) DVB
16 3 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) MySQL
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) LAMP
2 1 (1.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.80%) MPEG
4 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) CMDB
5 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 49 (62.03%) Windows
2 32 (40.51%) Linux
3 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.59%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.33%) UNIX
7 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.53%) AIX
9 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.27%) Android
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (5.06%) ERP
1 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.53%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (2.53%) Service Management
3 1 (1.27%) Process Management
3 1 (1.27%) Change Management
3 1 (1.27%) Document Management
3 1 (1.27%) Network Planning
3 1 (1.27%) Load Balancing
3 1 (1.27%) Fund Management
3 1 (1.27%) Problem Management
3 1 (1.27%) Investment Management
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (1.27%) ITIL
3 1 (1.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
2 16 (20.25%) PHP
3 6 (7.59%) SQL
3 6 (7.59%) Perl
4 4 (5.06%) Python
5 2 (2.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.59%) MCSE
5 3 (3.80%) MCSA
5 3 (3.80%) CCNA
5 3 (3.80%) MCP
5 3 (3.80%) MCITP
6 2 (2.53%) MCDST
6 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) MCTS
7 1 (1.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (29.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.46%) Postfix
3 10 (12.66%) XenApp
4 8 (10.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (3.80%) vSphere
5 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.80%) WSUS
1 3 (3.80%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (59.49%) Microsoft
2 37 (46.84%) VMware
3 26 (32.91%) Citrix
4 25 (31.65%) Cisco
5 14 (17.72%) Polycom
6 6 (7.59%) NetApp
6 6 (7.59%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) Dell
7 3 (3.80%) Veritas
7 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.80%) McAfee
8 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.53%) Intel
9 1 (1.27%) Juniper
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle
9 1 (1.27%) SAP
9 1 (1.27%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.27%) Lotus
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