The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 99 96 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 41 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.14% 1.12% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.17% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 31
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Systems Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1847 1710 1468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.50% 95.80% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1360 1307
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 53 (74.65%) Linux
2 34 (47.89%) VMware
3 26 (36.62%) Python
4 22 (30.99%) Configuration Management
5 21 (29.58%) Windows
5 21 (29.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (28.17%) CentOS
7 19 (26.76%) DevOps
7 19 (26.76%) Ruby
8 18 (25.35%) Internet
9 15 (21.13%) Puppet
10 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
11 13 (18.31%) Red Hat
11 13 (18.31%) Apache
12 12 (16.90%) Perl
12 12 (16.90%) Nagios
12 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
13 11 (15.49%) Open Source
14 10 (14.08%) Digital Media
14 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
14 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
15 9 (12.68%) LAMP
15 9 (12.68%) Degree
15 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
15 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (11.27%) Xbox
16 8 (11.27%) E-business
16 8 (11.27%) Games

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (18.31%) Apache
2 7 (9.86%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
3 5 (7.04%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
2 3 (4.23%) PaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) Office 365
4 1 (1.41%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) Internet
2 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.27%) DNS
3 7 (9.86%) VPN
4 5 (7.04%) NetScaler
4 5 (7.04%) SAN
5 4 (5.63%) Modbus
6 3 (4.23%) NAS
6 3 (4.23%) Telnet
6 3 (4.23%) DHCP
6 3 (4.23%) FTP
6 3 (4.23%) LAN
7 2 (2.82%) IPsec
7 2 (2.82%) VoIP
7 2 (2.82%) WAN
7 2 (2.82%) SSL
7 2 (2.82%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.41%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Couchbase
1 5 (7.04%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.23%) MS Access
4 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.04%) Subversion
2 3 (4.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.27%) Games
3 5 (7.04%) Back Office
3 5 (7.04%) Advertising
4 3 (4.23%) Electronics
4 3 (4.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) LAMP
2 4 (5.63%) Web Services
3 2 (2.82%) .NET
3 2 (2.82%) Middleware
4 1 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.08%) Digital Media
3 8 (11.27%) Xbox
4 4 (5.63%) SCADA
5 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 53 (74.65%) Linux
2 21 (29.58%) Windows
3 20 (28.17%) CentOS
4 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (11.27%) UNIX
6 6 (8.45%) Debian
6 6 (8.45%) Fedora
6 6 (8.45%) Ubuntu
6 6 (8.45%) Solaris
7 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.41%) HPUX
11 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Configuration Management
2 19 (26.76%) DevOps
3 11 (15.49%) Open Source
4 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
4 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.27%) E-business
6 5 (7.04%) CRM
6 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.23%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.23%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (4.23%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (4.23%) Requirements Management
7 3 (4.23%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (2.82%) Web Development
8 2 (2.82%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.82%) ITIL
9 1 (1.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) Python
2 19 (26.76%) Ruby
3 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
4 12 (16.90%) Perl
5 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.45%) Java
7 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.04%) C
7 5 (7.04%) SQL
7 5 (7.04%) Korn
8 4 (5.63%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) CCNA
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.82%) MCSE
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.41%) RHCE
5 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CCNP
5 1 (1.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) LPIC
5 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.41%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 21 (29.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.04%) iptables
3 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.23%) vSphere
3 3 (4.23%) Firmware
3 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.82%) Varnish
4 2 (2.82%) vCloud
5 1 (1.41%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.41%) NFS
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Puppet
2 12 (16.90%) Nagios
3 6 (8.45%) Graphite
4 5 (7.04%) Opsview
5 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.82%) Ansible
6 1 (1.41%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.41%) SCCM
6 1 (1.41%) SCOM
6 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (47.89%) VMware
2 13 (18.31%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.27%) Remedy
4 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.04%) Cisco
6 4 (5.63%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.23%) IBM
8 1 (1.41%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.41%) Symantec
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens +oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago