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 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 78 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 22 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.89% 3.45% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 3.64% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 40
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1122 988 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.14% 94.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 968 894 773
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -25 9 £43,000 -3.37%
Bedford -22 4 £37,500 -22.68%
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 20 (40.82%) IIS
3 18 (36.73%) Windows
3 18 (36.73%) DNS
3 18 (36.73%) Firewall
4 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
4 16 (32.65%) VPN
5 15 (30.61%) Validation
5 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (28.57%) VMware
6 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 13 (26.53%) Oracle
7 13 (26.53%) Cisco
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (22.45%) Rational DOORS
9 11 (22.45%) Degree
9 11 (22.45%) MS Office
9 11 (22.45%) LAN
10 10 (20.41%) WAN
10 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
11 9 (18.37%) SAN
11 9 (18.37%) Citrix
11 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
12 8 (16.33%) Finance
12 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
12 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2007

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (40.82%) IIS
2 14 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (16.33%) Apache
4 6 (12.24%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Office
2 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.08%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) SaaS
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.73%) DNS
1 18 (36.73%) Firewall
2 16 (32.65%) TCP/IP
2 16 (32.65%) VPN
3 11 (22.45%) LAN
4 10 (20.41%) WAN
5 9 (18.37%) SAN
6 7 (14.29%) DHCP
7 6 (12.24%) HTTPS
7 6 (12.24%) SSL
7 6 (12.24%) HTTP
7 6 (12.24%) Network Security
8 5 (10.20%) MPLS
8 5 (10.20%) VRRP
8 5 (10.20%) VLAN
8 5 (10.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
1 8 (16.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.29%) Military
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Avionics
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Replication
2 5 (10.20%) Firmware
2 5 (10.20%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
4 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.20%) UNIX
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Vista
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Validation
2 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.20%) Change Control
3 5 (10.20%) Capacity Management
3 5 (10.20%) Software Deployment
3 5 (10.20%) UML
3 5 (10.20%) ITIL
3 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.20%) Service Management
4 4 (8.16%) MODAF
5 3 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) SysML
5 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.08%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (4.08%) DoDAF
6 2 (4.08%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.08%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
2 4 (8.16%) C
3 2 (4.08%) C++
3 2 (4.08%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.45%) Degree
3 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) MCSE
4 7 (14.29%) CCNA
4 7 (14.29%) CCNP
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (12.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (10.20%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (8.16%) VCP5
8 2 (4.08%) MCTS
8 2 (4.08%) MCITP
8 2 (4.08%) CCA
8 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (4.08%) CCIP
8 2 (4.08%) CCSP
8 2 (4.08%) MCSA
8 2 (4.08%) MCP
9 1 (2.04%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.24%) Terminal Services
2 6 (12.24%) ISA Server
2 6 (12.24%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (12.24%) UAG
3 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.20%) MetaFrame
4 4 (8.16%) vSphere
5 3 (6.12%) XenApp
6 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.04%) XenServer
7 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (10.20%) Nessus
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) VMware
2 13 (26.53%) Oracle
2 13 (26.53%) Cisco
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) Citrix
4 6 (12.24%) EMC
5 5 (10.20%) Symantec
5 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.12%) NetApp
6 3 (6.12%) Dell
7 2 (4.08%) ESRI
7 2 (4.08%) Luciad
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Postini
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