Period
to 20 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

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

System Support Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 272 360 369
Rank change year-on-year +88 +9 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.093% 0.058% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.060% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
East of England median annual salary £32,500 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.52% -12.00% +41.51%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,050 £28,750
90th Percentile £40,000 £34,850 £41,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 7,197 11,729 12,060
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 96.84% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5,610 8,989 9,736
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,056 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.14% +2.35% +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in the East of England

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in the East of England

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 5 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire +61 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Essex +28 1 £30,500 -4.69% 1
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, Systems Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco