The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 108 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 13 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 0.31% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.33% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 12
Average salary £36,250 £29,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.88% -18.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £22,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £45,950 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Systems Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1758 1514 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.07% 94.15% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1327 1331
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 Birmingham

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (66.67%) SCCM
2 11 (61.11%) SCOM
2 11 (61.11%) Use Case
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Automotive
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
5 1 (5.56%) PABX
5 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (5.56%) Lumension
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (5.56%) Lync
1 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) PABX
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Use Case
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
2 1 (5.56%) UML
2 1 (5.56%) Yourdon
2 1 (5.56%) SysML
2 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) SCCM
2 11 (61.11%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Lumension
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec
2 1 (5.56%) McAfee
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits Package
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