Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 335 352 348
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 11 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.099% 0.051% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.053% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 26
East of England median annual salary £29,500 £37,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.27% -22.11% +35.71%
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,000 £27,875
90th Percentile £34,850 £41,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +7.14%

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 10,791 11,416 12,757
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8,129 9,333 10,707
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 19 September 2018. 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
Essex - 6 - -
Hertfordshire +6 2 £35,000 -5.41% 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £25,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £34,000 -
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 19 September 2018, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
5 7 (63.64%) SQL
6 6 (54.55%) EMC
6 6 (54.55%) Clustering
6 6 (54.55%) Finance
6 6 (54.55%) Degree
6 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (54.55%) 3PAR
6 6 (54.55%) Isilon
6 6 (54.55%) EMC VNX
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
8 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
8 4 (36.36%) Marketing
8 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
8 4 (36.36%) Office 365
8 4 (36.36%) SAP
8 4 (36.36%) Electronics
8 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
8 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (27.27%) SLA
10 2 (18.18%) WAN
10 2 (18.18%) MCSA
10 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
10 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
10 2 (18.18%) Apple

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 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
1 6 (54.55%) EMC VNX
2 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) iPhone
2 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Server Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) A+ Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) 3PAR
3 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 6 (54.55%) Isilon
4 4 (36.36%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) Apple
5 2 (18.18%) Google
6 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam