The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 89 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.29% 1.86% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.91% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 22
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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
1116 1469 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.71% 97.61% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1132 1258
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 19 February 2017.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 13 (34.21%) C
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.95%) C++
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco
4 11 (28.95%) VMware
4 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
4 11 (28.95%) Degree
5 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 10 (26.32%) DNS
5 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
6 9 (23.68%) Bluetooth
6 9 (23.68%) Perl
6 9 (23.68%) Wireless
6 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
7 8 (21.05%) SCCM
7 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (21.05%) Linux
7 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
8 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (18.42%) Android
8 7 (18.42%) CppUnit
8 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
8 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
8 7 (18.42%) Embedded Systems

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) PaaS
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) DNS
1 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
1 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (23.68%) Bluetooth
2 9 (23.68%) Wireless
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (15.79%) BGP
4 6 (15.79%) HTTP
4 6 (15.79%) SAN
5 4 (10.53%) DHCP
5 4 (10.53%) Firewall
6 3 (7.89%) LDAP
6 3 (7.89%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.26%) LTE
8 1 (2.63%) 4G
8 1 (2.63%) DVB
8 1 (2.63%) Internet
8 1 (2.63%) NAS
8 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) CppUnit
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Buildbot
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
2 3 (7.89%) Automotive
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.26%) LAMP
2 2 (5.26%) OpenCL
2 2 (5.26%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.63%) SAML
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
1 7 (18.42%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Biology
4 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.26%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.05%) Linux
4 7 (18.42%) Android
4 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.89%) Unix
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Solaris
7 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.63%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
3 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (7.89%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Data Management
7 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) C
2 11 (28.95%) C++
3 10 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 9 (23.68%) Perl
5 6 (15.79%) Python
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.89%) C#
8 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (10.53%) MCITP
3 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) NFS
6 1 (2.63%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Cisco
1 11 (28.95%) VMware
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) Juniper
4 4 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) IBM
4 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.89%) Veeam
6 2 (5.26%) EMC
7 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
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