The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Systems Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 212 228 214
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 23 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.47% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 20
Median salary £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £20,770
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,200 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +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 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
5219 5718 5864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.28% 96.96% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4426 4871 4841
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

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 24 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Wiltshire +28 17 £23,500 -13.76%
Bristol +13 5 £45,000 +83.67% 1
Gloucestershire -8 1 £33,000 +32.00%
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (61.11%) VMware
2 25 (46.30%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Windows Server
3 23 (42.59%) SC Cleared
3 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
4 22 (40.74%) Linux
5 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
5 16 (29.63%) Hyper-V
6 14 (25.93%) Cisco
7 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 10 (18.52%) vSphere
9 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (16.67%) VoIP
10 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
11 8 (14.81%) ITIL
11 8 (14.81%) WSUS
12 7 (12.96%) Citrix
12 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
13 6 (11.11%) EMC
13 6 (11.11%) Replication
13 6 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
13 6 (11.11%) High Availability
13 6 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (9.26%) Marketing

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) VoIP
2 5 (9.26%) SAN
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) NAS
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 3 (5.56%) Internet
4 3 (5.56%) SSH
5 1 (1.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Big Data
1 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Back Office
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 6 (11.11%) Replication
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Windows
1 25 (46.30%) Windows Server
2 22 (40.74%) Linux
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 2 (3.70%) Unix
7 1 (1.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) ITIL
2 6 (11.11%) High Availability
2 6 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.41%) DevOps
4 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
4 4 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.85%) Change Control
6 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.85%) Machine Learning
6 1 (1.85%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
1 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.41%) Python
2 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.70%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) Perl
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Ada
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) C++
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) SC Cleared
1 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) CCNA
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.41%) MCSE
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
1 16 (29.63%) Hyper-V
2 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (18.52%) vSphere
4 6 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) WSUS
2 3 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) VMware
2 14 (25.93%) Cisco
3 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.96%) Citrix
5 6 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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