The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 116 112 91
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.21% 0.70% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.74% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 18
Average salary £42,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £47,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1779 1882 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.83% 93.68% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1657 1418
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) NCDA

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) FlexPod
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Solaris
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Video Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) NCDA
2 1 (16.67%) NCIE
2 1 (16.67%) VCP5
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Panasonic
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago