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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 84 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 14 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.21% 3.04% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 3.22% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 51
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 £35,600 £34,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.18%
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
1123 902 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.89% 94.65% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 943 825 891
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 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 22 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 -22 8 £48,000 +6.66%
Bedford -21 1 £38,000 -27.61%
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Validation
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle
4 8 (25.00%) IIS
4 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (21.88%) Military
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
5 7 (21.88%) DNS
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (21.88%) Test Planning
6 6 (18.75%) Firewall
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.75%) EMC
6 6 (18.75%) Citrix
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
6 6 (18.75%) Degree
7 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
7 5 (15.63%) UML

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.38%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) Simulink
4 1 (3.13%) NASTRAN
4 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 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 4 (12.50%) DHCP
4 4 (12.50%) SAN
5 3 (9.38%) Network Security
5 3 (9.38%) HTTPS
5 3 (9.38%) SSL
5 3 (9.38%) HTTP
6 2 (6.25%) Internet
6 2 (6.25%) VRRP
6 2 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (3.13%) LAN
7 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (21.88%) Military
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 3 (9.38%) Back Office
5 2 (6.25%) Publishing
6 1 (3.13%) Avionics
6 1 (3.13%) Advertising
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
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.63%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Validation
2 7 (21.88%) Test Planning
3 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.63%) UML
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) SysML
6 3 (9.38%) MODAF
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) DoDAF
7 2 (6.25%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.13%) System Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C
2 4 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 2 (6.25%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.38%) VCP5
4 3 (9.38%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
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%) MCTS
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
4 3 (9.38%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (9.38%) UAG
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
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%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) VMware
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) EMC
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) NetApp
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) Dell
5 2 (6.25%) ESRI
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Luciad
6 1 (3.13%) Postini
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
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