The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 30 March 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
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 590 581
Rank change year-on-year +27 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 24 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.071% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 59 55
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £55,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £24,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -26.86% -4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32445 40865 41138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.75% 96.12% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27449 35261 34593
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in London

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in London

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support Engineer in London

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 5 £57,500 +9.52%
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 London region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
5 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (40.00%) Firewall
5 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
6 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (34.29%) Office 365
7 9 (25.71%) HP
8 8 (22.86%) DNS
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco
8 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
8 8 (22.86%) DHCP
8 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (20.00%) VPN
9 7 (20.00%) SQL
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) Internet
9 7 (20.00%) LAMP
9 7 (20.00%) VLAN
10 6 (17.14%) LAN
10 6 (17.14%) VoIP

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Confluence
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) nginx
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.86%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) DHCP
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 7 (20.00%) Internet
3 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (20.00%) VLAN
3 7 (20.00%) VPN
4 6 (17.14%) LAN
4 6 (17.14%) VoIP
4 6 (17.14%) WAN
5 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.86%) OSPF
6 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.71%) Toad
General
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) LAMP
2 6 (17.14%) Middleware
3 3 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (5.71%) Sensu
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Equities
1 3 (8.57%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Reference Data
2 2 (5.71%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Unix
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.86%) CentOS
9 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
2 5 (14.29%) Service Management
3 4 (11.43%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (11.43%) Regulatory Compliance
3 4 (11.43%) Web Filtering
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) Market Making
5 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
3 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) Perl
6 3 (8.57%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (8.57%) Xen
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) WSUS
2 4 (11.43%) Ansible
2 4 (11.43%) Puppet
3 3 (8.57%) Nagios
3 3 (8.57%) SCCM
4 2 (5.71%) Cobbler
4 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.71%) Rundeck
5 1 (2.86%) Icinga
5 1 (2.86%) WMI
5 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) HP
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.29%) Apple
4 5 (14.29%) Dell
4 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 4 (11.43%) Splunk
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) Brocade
7 1 (2.86%) Calypso
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Mercator
7 1 (2.86%) New Relic
7 1 (2.86%) OpenLink
7 1 (2.86%) SunGard
7 1 (2.86%) webMethods
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