The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford 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 1 August 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 Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 53 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.40% 5.65% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 5.78% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 1
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +14.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
284 277 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 99.65% 97.88% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 256 270 191
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
Bedfordshire

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Bedford

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (85.71%) UAG
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) ISA Server
2 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) HTTPS
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Internet

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) HTTP
2 6 (85.71%) HTTPS
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 5 (71.43%) VRRP
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Firmware
1 5 (71.43%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Vista
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CCSP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCIP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) Forefront TMG
1 6 (85.71%) UAG
1 6 (85.71%) ISA Server
1 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix