Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Support Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 176 189
Rank change year-on-year -23 +13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Bristol median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% +32.65% -42.35%
10th Percentile £35,500 £29,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £36,500 £47,500 £41,900
South West median annual salary £27,750 £23,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +18.09% -11.32% -18.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3718 3114 3664
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 96.98% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3085 2660 3175
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,300
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in Bristol

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in Bristol

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Patch Management
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) WSUS
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Patch Management
1 5 (83.33%) Proactive Monitoring
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Analysis
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware