The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 64 68 78
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 41 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.35% 1.94% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 1.98% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Systems Engineer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1213 658 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.10% 98.36% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 600 730
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Brighton

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 34 (64.15%) Linux
2 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
3 28 (52.83%) TCP/IP
3 28 (52.83%) Windows
4 20 (37.74%) Bash Shell
5 19 (35.85%) VMware
6 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
7 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (30.19%) PHP
9 15 (28.30%) LAMP
9 15 (28.30%) DNS
9 15 (28.30%) Cisco
9 15 (28.30%) VLAN
10 14 (26.42%) SSH
10 14 (26.42%) Ubuntu
10 14 (26.42%) Open Source
10 14 (26.42%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (26.42%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (26.42%) Digital Media
10 14 (26.42%) Mobile App
10 14 (26.42%) VoIP
10 14 (26.42%) SMTP
10 14 (26.42%) DHCP
10 14 (26.42%) FTP
10 14 (26.42%) HTTP
10 14 (26.42%) MySQL
10 14 (26.42%) Web Services
10 14 (26.42%) Debian
11 13 (24.53%) Internet
11 13 (24.53%) UNIX

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.75%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (26.42%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (52.83%) TCP/IP
2 15 (28.30%) DNS
2 15 (28.30%) VLAN
3 14 (26.42%) SSH
3 14 (26.42%) Cisco IOS
3 14 (26.42%) VoIP
3 14 (26.42%) SMTP
3 14 (26.42%) DHCP
3 14 (26.42%) FTP
3 14 (26.42%) HTTP
4 13 (24.53%) Internet
5 12 (22.64%) Wireshark
5 12 (22.64%) VPN
6 11 (20.75%) DSL
6 11 (20.75%) OpenVPN
7 9 (16.98%) WAN
8 5 (9.43%) LAN
9 3 (5.66%) Firewall
10 2 (3.77%) SAN
10 2 (3.77%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) MySQL
General
1 4 (7.55%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) LAMP
2 14 (26.42%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) SOAP
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Open Source
1 14 (26.42%) Digital Media
1 14 (26.42%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.89%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Linux
2 28 (52.83%) Windows
3 14 (26.42%) Ubuntu
3 14 (26.42%) Debian
4 13 (24.53%) UNIX
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Web Development
2 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (5.66%) DevOps
3 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.89%) Video Analytics
4 1 (1.89%) Analytics
4 1 (1.89%) CRM
4 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) Bash Shell
2 16 (30.19%) PHP
3 9 (16.98%) Ruby
4 6 (11.32%) Perl
5 3 (5.66%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
6 1 (1.89%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) HND
2 1 (1.89%) CCNP
2 1 (1.89%) CCIP
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Postfix
2 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.85%) VMware
3 15 (28.30%) Cisco
4 12 (22.64%) Polycom
4 12 (22.64%) Citrix
5 3 (5.66%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.89%) Panasonic
6 1 (1.89%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.89%) F5
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.89%) HP