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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 98 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 44 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.27% 1.55% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.60% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 25
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
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
1884 1875 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.21% 96.60% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1486 1395
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 54 (79.41%) Linux
2 31 (45.59%) VMware
3 28 (41.18%) Python
4 25 (36.76%) Configuration Management
5 24 (35.29%) CentOS
6 21 (30.88%) DevOps
6 21 (30.88%) Ruby
7 19 (27.94%) Puppet
8 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (23.53%) Internet
10 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
10 15 (22.06%) Windows
11 14 (20.59%) Apache
11 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
11 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (19.12%) Perl
12 13 (19.12%) Open Source
13 12 (17.65%) Nagios
14 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell
15 10 (14.71%) UNIX
16 9 (13.24%) Solaris
16 9 (13.24%) Ubuntu
16 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
17 8 (11.76%) Xbox
17 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (11.76%) Fedora
17 8 (11.76%) LAMP
17 8 (11.76%) Games
17 8 (11.76%) Debian

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 14 (20.59%) Apache
2 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.35%) GlassFish
3 5 (7.35%) IIS
4 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.47%) SAS
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.53%) Internet
2 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.82%) VPN
3 6 (8.82%) DNS
3 6 (8.82%) SAN
4 4 (5.88%) Firewall
4 4 (5.88%) LAN
4 4 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 3 (4.41%) WAN
5 3 (4.41%) DHCP
5 3 (4.41%) FTP
5 3 (4.41%) NAS
5 3 (4.41%) Telnet
6 2 (2.94%) IPsec
6 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.94%) VoIP
6 2 (2.94%) SSL
7 1 (1.47%) WLAN
7 1 (1.47%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) MySQL
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) MS Access
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Subversion
1 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (11.76%) Games
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Back Office
3 5 (7.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) LAMP
2 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.76%) Xbox
3 6 (8.82%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (79.41%) Linux
2 24 (35.29%) CentOS
3 15 (22.06%) Windows
4 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (14.71%) UNIX
6 9 (13.24%) Solaris
6 9 (13.24%) Ubuntu
7 8 (11.76%) Debian
7 8 (11.76%) Fedora
8 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.41%) VMS
11 1 (1.47%) HPUX
11 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Configuration Management
2 21 (30.88%) DevOps
3 13 (19.12%) Open Source
4 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.29%) E-business
7 5 (7.35%) CRM
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.41%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.94%) Web Development
9 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.47%) SysML
10 1 (1.47%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.47%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.47%) ITIL
10 1 (1.47%) Change Management
10 1 (1.47%) Workflow
10 1 (1.47%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) Python
2 21 (30.88%) Ruby
3 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
4 13 (19.12%) Perl
5 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.82%) SQL
7 5 (7.35%) Java
7 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.35%) Korn
8 4 (5.88%) C++
9 3 (4.41%) PHP
10 2 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) CCNA
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) RHCE
3 1 (1.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) iptables
3 3 (4.41%) vSphere
4 2 (2.94%) Varnish
4 2 (2.94%) vCloud
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (27.94%) Puppet
2 12 (17.65%) Nagios
3 7 (10.29%) Graphite
4 5 (7.35%) Opsview
5 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.88%) Ansible
6 2 (2.94%) Salt
7 1 (1.47%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.47%) SCCM
7 1 (1.47%) SCOM
7 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) VMware
2 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.82%) Remedy
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.88%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle
7 1 (1.47%) Symantec
7 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.47%) Mitel
7 1 (1.47%) Zend
7 1 (1.47%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.47%) Veeam
7 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.47%) Splunk
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