Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 339 403
Rank change year-on-year +19 +64 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 2 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.095% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.098% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 11
City of London median annual salary £47,000 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.48% +19.32% +3.53%
10th Percentile £33,550 £47,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £62,850 £57,500 £62,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +19.32% +3.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9729 11199 16304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8814 10212 14168
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in the City of London

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in the City of London

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support Engineer in the City of London

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 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 City of London region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Tandem
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft