The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 95 103 107
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 1.47% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.54% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 15
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Systems Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1351 1752 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.88% 95.22% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1474 1561
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (43.90%) Windows
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Degree
3 13 (31.71%) Python
4 12 (29.27%) C
5 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
6 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.51%) Validation
8 7 (17.07%) Product Management
8 7 (17.07%) C++
8 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
9 6 (14.63%) C#
9 6 (14.63%) Perl
9 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
9 6 (14.63%) Web Services
9 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
9 6 (14.63%) Firewall
9 6 (14.63%) Use Case
10 5 (12.20%) Information Security
10 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
10 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.20%) Project Management
10 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
10 5 (12.20%) SQL
10 5 (12.20%) OpenStack
10 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.76%) DevOps
11 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
11 4 (9.76%) Embedded Systems

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Mimecast
2 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) Wireless
4 3 (7.32%) 3G
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) HTTP
4 3 (7.32%) 3GPP
4 3 (7.32%) LTE
4 3 (7.32%) 4G
5 1 (2.44%) 2G
5 1 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.44%) SNMP
5 1 (2.44%) SSL
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) SMTP
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.44%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Text Mining
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (7.32%) LLVM
2 3 (7.32%) GCC
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) TestLink
General
1 3 (7.32%) Electronics
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Web Services
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 3 (7.32%) WinForms
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) Ajax
5 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.44%) RESTful
5 1 (2.44%) SAML
5 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) XSL
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (9.76%) GIS
2 4 (9.76%) Cryptography
3 3 (7.32%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.88%) Telematics
5 1 (2.44%) SecurID
5 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.44%) SCADA
5 1 (2.44%) Robotics
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
2 8 (19.51%) Validation
3 7 (17.07%) Product Management
4 6 (14.63%) Use Case
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security
5 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
6 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Scrum
7 3 (7.32%) UML
7 3 (7.32%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (4.88%) Test Planning
8 2 (4.88%) Line Management
8 2 (4.88%) User Stories
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma
8 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.88%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Python
2 12 (29.27%) C
3 7 (17.07%) C++
4 6 (14.63%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) Perl
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.88%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.88%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.88%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
9 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.32%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.76%) Varnish
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) Firmware
2 4 (9.76%) Squid
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) QEMU
3 3 (7.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Perforce
2 3 (7.32%) VMware
2 3 (7.32%) EMC
2 3 (7.32%) NetApp
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) Siemens
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Allen-Bradley
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