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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Support Engineer
Rank 230 212 211
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 10 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 6
Average salary £30,250 £20,800 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.43% -26.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,400 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £28,800 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -
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 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
5720 5031 5233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.22% 95.56% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4835 4276 4642
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
(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
Wiltshire - 5 £29,500 -
Somerset +5 2 £36,000 +50.00%
Devon -5 2 £28,500 +46.90% 1
Cornwall - 1 £45,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
3 14 (51.85%) ITIL
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
5 12 (44.44%) Citrix
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
9 8 (29.63%) Blackberry
9 8 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (29.63%) ISA Server
9 8 (29.63%) Back Office
9 8 (29.63%) Firewall
10 7 (25.93%) SCOM
10 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
11 6 (22.22%) MS Office
11 6 (22.22%) Process Management
11 6 (22.22%) Change Management
11 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
11 6 (22.22%) Internet
11 6 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) Linux
12 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
12 5 (18.52%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
4 4 (14.81%) Apache
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) Lync
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) Internet
3 4 (14.81%) DASS2
3 4 (14.81%) DPNSS
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) PBX
3 4 (14.81%) VoIP
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) TETRA
3 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (29.63%) Back Office
2 3 (11.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
3 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Process Management
2 6 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) E-business
3 4 (14.81%) Workflow
3 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) Document Management
3 4 (14.81%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
3 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (29.63%) ISA Server
5 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
6 4 (14.81%) XenServer
6 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) HP SIM
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
3 3 (11.11%) OpenView
4 1 (3.70%) Nagios
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 12 (44.44%) Citrix
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) Siemens
5 4 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) Dell
5 4 (14.81%) Nortel
5 4 (14.81%) Zend
5 4 (14.81%) Splunk
6 1 (3.70%) Bomgar
6 1 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) CommVault
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus = pension + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 2 days ago