The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Engineer
Rank - 198 184
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 0 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.080% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.084% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 7
Average salary - £27,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.91%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.91%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
2 4 (57.14%) Business Development
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Network Management
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Business Development
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) VB
1 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft