The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 34 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.45% 1.81% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.85% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £33,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Systems Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
215 270 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.41% 97.47% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 133 201 213
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Systems Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Systems Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (25.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens