The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Support Engineer
England / South West
Rank 218 218 220
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 11 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.58% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.60% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 25
Median salary £23,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.69% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,750 £32,909 £33,250
% change year-on-year -24.79% -1.02%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4848 5643 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.69% 96.73% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4042 4659 4875
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in the South West

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in the South West

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support Engineer in the South West

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire +20 10 £23,500 -
Gloucestershire +4 1 £35,000 +3.70%
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 15 (78.95%) SC Cleared
3 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
4 14 (73.68%) Hyper-V
4 14 (73.68%) VoIP
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (21.05%) TETRA
6 4 (21.05%) Workflow
6 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (21.05%) Siemens
6 4 (21.05%) DASS2
6 4 (21.05%) DPNSS
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (21.05%) PBX
6 4 (21.05%) Nortel
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Data Security
8 1 (5.26%) Management Information System

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) VoIP
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) DASS2
3 4 (21.05%) DPNSS
3 4 (21.05%) PBX
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) TETRA
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Data Security
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Information Governance
3 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) SC Cleared
1 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Nortel
2 4 (21.05%) Siemens
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Sage
Exeter, Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
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