The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 29 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.49% 2.20% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.25% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 9
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £34,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 311 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.54% 97.80% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 148 226 211
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
Scotland

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) VSAT
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft