Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £35,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 153 153
Rank change year-on-year +18 0 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.096% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Wales median annual salary £35,250 £28,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.68% -16.18% +9.68%
10th Percentile £31,125 £24,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £40,375 £36,375 £35,000
UK median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +6.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 2024 2555 2692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 96.60% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 2208 2272
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% +0.53%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
South Wales +31 2 £35,250 +4.44%
Systems Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) F5

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IGRP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware