Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 311 346 336
Rank change year-on-year +35 -10 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 14 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.15% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 19
East of England median annual salary £25,000 £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.43% -17.78% +24.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £33,375 £26,150
90th Percentile £38,750 £38,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% +13.85% -9.72%

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 9,156 11,481 12,055
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 96.84% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6,904 9,424 9,947
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +1.12%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 16 January 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
Essex +29 6 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Hertfordshire +16 4 £22,500 -39.19%
Cambridgeshire +23 2 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £25,000 -
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 16 January 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Office 365
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (35.71%) EMC VNX
5 5 (35.71%) EMC
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) 3PAR
5 5 (35.71%) Isilon
5 5 (35.71%) Clustering
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 3 (21.43%) C
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 3 (21.43%) Electronics
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
7 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) Mathematics

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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (14.29%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
2 2 (14.29%) iPhone
2 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) 3PAR
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 5 (35.71%) Isilon
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam