The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 25 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.91% 0.80% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.82% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Systems Engineer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107 122 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.27% 97.60% 91.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 99 189
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Belfast

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Mule
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Mule
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Physics
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) BPMN
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) webMethods
2 1 (25.00%) MathWorks
2 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Actimize
2 1 (25.00%) Talend