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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 86 101 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 50 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.66% 1.32% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 1.37% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 30
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +3.31%
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
1817 1746 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.75% 95.99% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1387 1357
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 31 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 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 55 (79.71%) Linux
2 30 (43.48%) VMware
3 25 (36.23%) Python
4 23 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 22 (31.88%) CentOS
6 20 (28.99%) DevOps
7 19 (27.54%) Ruby
8 18 (26.09%) Internet
9 17 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (23.19%) Windows
10 16 (23.19%) Puppet
11 14 (20.29%) Red Hat
12 13 (18.84%) Apache
12 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
12 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
13 12 (17.39%) Open Source
13 12 (17.39%) Nagios
14 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
14 11 (15.94%) Perl
14 11 (15.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (13.04%) LAMP
16 9 (13.04%) E-business
16 9 (13.04%) Degree
16 9 (13.04%) UNIX
16 9 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (13.04%) Bash Shell
17 8 (11.59%) Xbox
17 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
17 8 (11.59%) Ubuntu

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 13 (18.84%) Apache
2 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.25%) GlassFish
3 5 (7.25%) IIS
3 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) SaaS
2 3 (4.35%) PaaS
3 2 (2.90%) Office 365
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) Internet
2 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.14%) DNS
4 6 (8.70%) VPN
4 6 (8.70%) NetScaler
5 5 (7.25%) SAN
6 3 (4.35%) Telnet
6 3 (4.35%) DHCP
6 3 (4.35%) FTP
6 3 (4.35%) NAS
7 2 (2.90%) LAN
7 2 (2.90%) VoIP
7 2 (2.90%) IPsec
7 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.90%) SSL
8 1 (1.45%) DMZ
8 1 (1.45%) Firewall
8 1 (1.45%) WLAN
8 1 (1.45%) WAN
8 1 (1.45%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) Couchbase
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.35%) MS Access
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Subversion
1 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.90%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (11.59%) Games
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Back Office
3 5 (7.25%) Advertising
4 3 (4.35%) Electronics
5 2 (2.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) LAMP
2 3 (4.35%) Web Services
3 2 (2.90%) Middleware
3 2 (2.90%) .NET
4 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.59%) Xbox
3 6 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.45%) Wiki
4 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 55 (79.71%) Linux
2 22 (31.88%) CentOS
3 16 (23.19%) Windows
4 11 (15.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.04%) UNIX
6 8 (11.59%) Ubuntu
7 7 (10.14%) Solaris
7 7 (10.14%) Debian
7 7 (10.14%) Fedora
8 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.45%) VMS
12 1 (1.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 20 (28.99%) DevOps
3 12 (17.39%) Open Source
4 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
5 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.04%) E-business
7 5 (7.25%) CRM
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.35%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.90%) Requirements Management
9 2 (2.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (2.90%) Web Development
9 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.90%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (2.90%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (1.45%) Document Management
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL
10 1 (1.45%) Workflow
10 1 (1.45%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) Python
2 19 (27.54%) Ruby
3 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
4 11 (15.94%) Perl
5 9 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.70%) Java
7 5 (7.25%) SQL
7 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.25%) Korn
8 4 (5.80%) C
8 4 (5.80%) C++
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) CCNA
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) RHCE
3 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.45%) MCSE
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
3 1 (1.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.25%) iptables
3 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.35%) Firmware
3 3 (4.35%) vSphere
4 2 (2.90%) Varnish
4 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.90%) vCloud
5 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) Puppet
2 12 (17.39%) Nagios
3 6 (8.70%) Graphite
4 5 (7.25%) Opsview
5 2 (2.90%) Ansible
5 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.45%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.45%) SCCM
6 1 (1.45%) SCOM
6 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) VMware
2 14 (20.29%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.59%) Remedy
4 6 (8.70%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.80%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle
7 1 (1.45%) Symantec
7 1 (1.45%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.45%) Mitel
7 1 (1.45%) Zend
7 1 (1.45%) Panasonic
7 1 (1.45%) Splunk
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