The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 18 April 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 75 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 41 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.12% 2.68% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 2.82% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 21
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1100 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.45% 95.07% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 964 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 25 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bedford -27 4 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 44 (80.00%) SQL
2 30 (54.55%) IIS
3 28 (50.91%) VPN
3 28 (50.91%) DNS
3 28 (50.91%) Firewall
4 26 (47.27%) Cisco
5 25 (45.45%) LAN
6 24 (43.64%) WAN
7 23 (41.82%) Windows
8 21 (38.18%) Oracle
9 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
9 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
10 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 15 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 15 (27.27%) MySQL
10 15 (27.27%) MS Office
10 15 (27.27%) Apache
10 15 (27.27%) Service Delivery
10 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (27.27%) Degree
10 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (25.45%) SaaS
11 14 (25.45%) Service Management
11 14 (25.45%) SAN
11 14 (25.45%) CCNP
11 14 (25.45%) CCNA
11 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (23.64%) MPLS
12 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 30 (54.55%) IIS
2 15 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 15 (27.27%) Apache
3 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Office
2 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
3 11 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.45%) Simulink
5 1 (1.82%) NASTRAN
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) SaaS
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.91%) VPN
1 28 (50.91%) DNS
1 28 (50.91%) Firewall
2 25 (45.45%) LAN
3 24 (43.64%) WAN
4 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
5 14 (25.45%) SAN
6 13 (23.64%) MPLS
7 11 (20.00%) DHCP
8 5 (9.09%) VLAN
9 4 (7.27%) VRRP
9 4 (7.27%) Internet
9 4 (7.27%) SSL
10 3 (5.45%) HTTPS
10 3 (5.45%) HTTP
10 3 (5.45%) Network Security
11 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (5.45%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Military
3 2 (3.64%) Avionics
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) Firmware
2 3 (5.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.36%) Linux
4 7 (12.73%) UNIX
5 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Vista
5 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 14 (25.45%) Service Management
3 13 (23.64%) Capacity Management
4 11 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 11 (20.00%) Validation
5 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.91%) Data Analysis
5 6 (10.91%) Business Continuity
6 4 (7.27%) ITIL
7 3 (5.45%) UML
7 3 (5.45%) Requirements Management
7 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Change Control
8 2 (3.64%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (3.64%) MODAF
8 2 (3.64%) SysML
9 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.82%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) MATLAB
3 2 (3.64%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
2 14 (25.45%) CCNP
2 14 (25.45%) CCNA
2 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (21.82%) MCSE
4 11 (20.00%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) VCP5
6 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.82%) CCSP
7 1 (1.82%) MCSA
7 1 (1.82%) MCP
7 1 (1.82%) CCIP
7 1 (1.82%) VCP4
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) MetaFrame
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (7.27%) UAG
3 4 (7.27%) ISA Server
3 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.45%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) Nessus
2 11 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Cisco
2 21 (38.18%) Oracle
3 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint
5 11 (20.00%) Symantec
5 11 (20.00%) Citrix
6 8 (14.55%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) EMC
7 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) Dell
8 1 (1.82%) NetApp
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
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