The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 27 June 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.10% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -13.51% +13.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 973 1281 1364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.49% 97.79% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1088 1119
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in Wales

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in Wales

Systems Support Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
South Wales - 1 £34,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wales region featuring Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Broadband
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) Web Design
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) SNMP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Broadband
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) IGRP
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat