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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 228 221 216
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 26 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 22
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £20,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +63.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +5.00%
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
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 11 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Dorset - 10 £50,000 - 1
Wiltshire -7 2 £32,500 -3.70%
Bristol - 2 £42,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (41.38%) EMC
3 12 (41.38%) Replication
3 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 8 (27.59%) SCOM
5 7 (24.14%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (24.14%) SCCM
5 7 (24.14%) Service Management
5 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
6 6 (20.69%) HP
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
6 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
7 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
7 5 (17.24%) HP SIM
7 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
7 5 (17.24%) FrontRange
7 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
7 5 (17.24%) Nagios
7 5 (17.24%) Internet
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
8 4 (13.79%) Citrix
8 4 (13.79%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) ArcGIS
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) SSH
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) GIS
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Continuum
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
1 12 (41.38%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
1 7 (24.14%) Service Management
1 7 (24.14%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Data Management
4 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) High Availability
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Network Design
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) Python
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (6.90%) ISA Server
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCOM
2 7 (24.14%) SCCM
3 5 (17.24%) HP SIM
3 5 (17.24%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) EMC
3 6 (20.69%) HP
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) FrontRange
4 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.45%) Google
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) ProCurve
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45-55k+ excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
aap3
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago