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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 56 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
+36 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 32 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.79% 1.07% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 1.10% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -18.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
833 1004 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.58% 97.95% 99.29%
Number of salaries quoted 744 876 836
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (48.48%) Windows
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
3 14 (42.42%) IIS
3 14 (42.42%) Network Security
4 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
4 13 (39.39%) vSphere
4 13 (39.39%) Office 365
4 13 (39.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (39.39%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (39.39%) Docker
4 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (39.39%) LAN
4 13 (39.39%) WAN
4 13 (39.39%) DHCP
4 13 (39.39%) VPN
4 13 (39.39%) DNS
4 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 13 (39.39%) SAN
4 13 (39.39%) VMware
5 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 10 (30.30%) PLM
6 10 (30.30%) PDM
7 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 6 (18.18%) C
7 6 (18.18%) C++
8 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
8 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (42.42%) IIS
1 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) Network Security
3 13 (39.39%) DHCP
3 13 (39.39%) DNS
3 13 (39.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (39.39%) LAN
3 13 (39.39%) SAN
3 13 (39.39%) VPN
3 13 (39.39%) WAN
4 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.03%) .NET Remoting
1 1 (3.03%) SOAP
1 1 (3.03%) WCF
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) iPad
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Fedora
4 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (30.30%) PDM
2 10 (30.30%) PLM
3 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.12%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) Coaching
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) C
2 6 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Docker
1 13 (39.39%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) Xen
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
1 13 (39.39%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
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