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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 62 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 33 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.25% 0.53% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 3 5
Average salary £38,250 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
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
1004 748 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.82% 99.07% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 887 663 747
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 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 51 (75.00%) Linux
2 37 (54.41%) TCP/IP
3 34 (50.00%) Windows
4 33 (48.53%) Microsoft
5 28 (41.18%) VMware
6 27 (39.71%) Bash Shell
7 26 (38.24%) MS Exchange
8 23 (33.82%) Cisco
8 23 (33.82%) PHP
9 21 (30.88%) DNS
10 20 (29.41%) VoIP
10 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (29.41%) Open Source
11 19 (27.94%) DHCP
12 18 (26.47%) MySQL
12 18 (26.47%) LAMP
13 17 (25.00%) Debian
13 17 (25.00%) Ubuntu
13 17 (25.00%) VLAN
13 17 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (25.00%) Web Services
13 17 (25.00%) SMTP
13 17 (25.00%) HTTP
13 17 (25.00%) Digital Media
13 17 (25.00%) Mobile App
14 16 (23.53%) FTP
14 16 (23.53%) UNIX
14 16 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (23.53%) SSH

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 10 (14.71%) 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 37 (54.41%) TCP/IP
2 21 (30.88%) DNS
3 20 (29.41%) VoIP
4 19 (27.94%) DHCP
5 17 (25.00%) SMTP
5 17 (25.00%) HTTP
5 17 (25.00%) VLAN
6 16 (23.53%) SSH
6 16 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
6 16 (23.53%) FTP
7 15 (22.06%) Internet
8 14 (20.59%) VPN
8 14 (20.59%) Wireshark
9 13 (19.12%) OpenVPN
9 13 (19.12%) DSL
10 9 (13.24%) WAN
11 5 (7.35%) LAN
12 3 (4.41%) Firewall
13 2 (2.94%) SAN
13 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%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Advertising
2 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 51 (75.00%) Linux
2 34 (50.00%) 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 27 (39.71%) Bash Shell
2 23 (33.82%) PHP
3 11 (16.18%) Perl
4 10 (14.71%) Python
4 10 (14.71%) Ruby
5 5 (7.35%) 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 33 (48.53%) 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