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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 56 76 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 36 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.52% 0.68% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 0.69% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 6
Average salary £39,000 £23,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.74% -31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
1010 727 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.73% 99.05% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 891 648 757
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 50 (73.53%) Linux
2 36 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 35 (51.47%) Windows
4 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (41.18%) VMware
6 26 (38.24%) Bash Shell
6 26 (38.24%) MS Exchange
7 23 (33.82%) Cisco
7 23 (33.82%) PHP
8 21 (30.88%) DNS
9 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (29.41%) Open Source
9 20 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (27.94%) VoIP
10 19 (27.94%) DHCP
11 18 (26.47%) MySQL
11 18 (26.47%) LAMP
12 17 (25.00%) Debian
12 17 (25.00%) Ubuntu
12 17 (25.00%) VLAN
12 17 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
12 17 (25.00%) Web Services
12 17 (25.00%) SMTP
12 17 (25.00%) HTTP
12 17 (25.00%) Digital Media
12 17 (25.00%) Mobile App
13 16 (23.53%) FTP
13 16 (23.53%) UNIX
13 16 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (23.53%) SSH

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 26 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.12%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.41%) Lync
4 3 (4.41%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 21 (30.88%) DNS
3 19 (27.94%) DHCP
3 19 (27.94%) VoIP
4 17 (25.00%) SMTP
4 17 (25.00%) HTTP
4 17 (25.00%) VLAN
5 16 (23.53%) SSH
5 16 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (23.53%) FTP
6 15 (22.06%) Internet
7 14 (20.59%) VPN
7 14 (20.59%) Wireshark
8 13 (19.12%) OpenVPN
8 13 (19.12%) DSL
9 9 (13.24%) WAN
10 5 (7.35%) LAN
11 3 (4.41%) Firewall
12 2 (2.94%) SAN
12 2 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) MySQL
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) LAMP
2 17 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.41%) Open Source
2 17 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 17 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 50 (73.53%) Linux
2 35 (51.47%) Windows
3 17 (25.00%) Debian
3 17 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 16 (23.53%) UNIX
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (8.82%) DevOps
3 4 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (4.41%) Integration Testing
4 3 (4.41%) Change Management
4 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.41%) Software Testing
4 3 (4.41%) Web Development
4 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.47%) CRM
6 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.47%) Video Analytics
6 1 (1.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) Bash Shell
2 23 (33.82%) PHP
3 10 (14.71%) Ruby
3 10 (14.71%) Perl
4 9 (13.24%) Python
5 4 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (1.47%) Java
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) HND
4 1 (1.47%) CCNP
4 1 (1.47%) CCIP
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) Postfix
3 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.41%) WSUS
1 3 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (4.41%) Puppet
1 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (41.18%) VMware
3 23 (33.82%) Cisco
4 14 (20.59%) Polycom
4 14 (20.59%) Citrix
5 4 (5.88%) NetApp
5 4 (5.88%) HP
6 3 (4.41%) Dell
6 3 (4.41%) EMC
6 3 (4.41%) Veritas
6 3 (4.41%) McAfee
6 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
6 3 (4.41%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.47%) F5
7 1 (1.47%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.47%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com