The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 218 197 179
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 9 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.31% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Systems Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Staffordshire - 3 £22,500 -
Coventry -5 2 £32,500 +1.56%
Birmingham -18 2 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £30,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 4 (21.05%) Workflow
7 4 (21.05%) Sun
7 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
7 4 (21.05%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) CRM
7 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (21.05%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) SNMP
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (21.05%) Ajax
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
2 4 (21.05%) iBATIS
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
2 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (21.05%) SOAP
2 4 (21.05%) WCF
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Unix
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (21.05%) CRM
1 4 (21.05%) MVC
1 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (21.05%) Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) Information Management
2 3 (15.79%) QMS
2 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
3 2 (10.53%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
1 2 (10.53%) MCP
1 2 (10.53%) MCSA
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) MCTS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Meridio
3 4 (21.05%) Sun
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Dell
4 3 (15.79%) Dell KACE
4 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 2 (10.53%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) EPiServer
6 1 (5.26%) Progress