The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank 218 216 204
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 16 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.13% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 14
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% +18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,250 £21,890
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £35,350
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5917 4756 5500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.17% 94.99% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4935 4113 4877
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the South West region.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 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
(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
Devon - 6 £20,500 -
Somerset -10 4 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Bristol -11 3 £42,500 +77.08% 1
Cornwall - 3 £45,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) SLA
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL
5 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (36.00%) Nagios
5 9 (36.00%) CommVault
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) SCCM
5 9 (36.00%) SCOM
5 9 (36.00%) Degree
5 9 (36.00%) WSUS
5 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
5 9 (36.00%) Backup Exec
5 9 (36.00%) Bomgar
6 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (28.00%) Python
7 7 (28.00%) Firewall
7 7 (28.00%) C++
8 6 (24.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (24.00%) CCNA
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco
8 6 (24.00%) Apache
8 6 (24.00%) Citrix
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (24.00%) Document Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.00%) PBX
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) DASS2
3 1 (4.00%) DPNSS
3 1 (4.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Wiki
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (12.00%) UNIX
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (24.00%) Document Management
4 6 (24.00%) E-business
4 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (24.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Python
1 7 (28.00%) C++
2 4 (16.00%) C
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Nagios
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
1 9 (36.00%) SCOM
1 9 (36.00%) WSUS
1 9 (36.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) CommVault
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (36.00%) Bomgar
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) Citrix
2 6 (24.00%) Zend
3 2 (8.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) Nortel
4 1 (4.00%) Siemens
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 10 hours ago
Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: generous benefits
Posted: 17 days ago