The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 77 59 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 21 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.79% 3.16% 6.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 3.33% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 62
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Systems Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1136 960 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.85% 94.67% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 974 875 866
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -19 10 £41,500 -12.63%
Bedford -22 2 £39,000 +15.55%
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) Validation
4 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 10 (31.25%) Rational DOORS
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.00%) IIS
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle
7 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
7 7 (21.88%) DNS
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (21.88%) Military
7 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
7 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
8 6 (18.75%) Firewall
8 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 6 (18.75%) EMC
8 6 (18.75%) Citrix
8 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.63%) SAN
9 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (15.63%) Incident Management

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (25.00%) IIS
2 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
3 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Simulink
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 5 (15.63%) SAN
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) DHCP
6 3 (9.38%) HTTP
6 3 (9.38%) HTTPS
6 3 (9.38%) SSL
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security
7 2 (6.25%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) VRRP
7 2 (6.25%) VLAN
7 2 (6.25%) LAN
8 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (21.88%) Military
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (3.13%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (6.25%) Firmware
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.50%) UNIX
5 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Validation
2 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.50%) UML
3 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) MODAF
4 3 (9.38%) SysML
5 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Change Control
5 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) DoDAF
5 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C
3 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.25%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.50%) VCP5
4 3 (9.38%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) CCSP
5 2 (6.25%) CCNP
5 2 (6.25%) CCIP
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 2 (6.25%) CCA
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.25%) MCTS
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 4 (12.50%) vSphere
4 3 (9.38%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (9.38%) UAG
4 3 (9.38%) Terminal Services
4 3 (9.38%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.25%) XenServer
5 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) VMware
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) EMC
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) Dell
5 3 (9.38%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Luciad
6 2 (6.25%) ESRI
7 1 (3.13%) Postini
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
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