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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 79 70 95
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 35 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.99% 2.75% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.84% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 19
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
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
1674 1406 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.11% 96.57% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1127 1499
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 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (42.47%) Degree
2 30 (41.10%) Windows
3 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
4 21 (28.77%) Linux
5 19 (26.03%) Hyper-V
6 15 (20.55%) MS Exchange
7 14 (19.18%) SQL
7 14 (19.18%) Python
7 14 (19.18%) NetApp
7 14 (19.18%) VMware
8 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
8 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
10 11 (15.07%) NCDA
10 11 (15.07%) NCIE
10 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (15.07%) Citrix
10 11 (15.07%) Electronics
10 11 (15.07%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
11 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
11 10 (13.70%) Firewall
11 10 (13.70%) Web Services
12 9 (12.33%) Rational DOORS
12 9 (12.33%) Validation
12 9 (12.33%) Project Management
12 9 (12.33%) C
12 9 (12.33%) Product Management
13 8 (10.96%) Test Scripting

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (20.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.85%) IIS
3 4 (5.48%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.74%) Lync
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.85%) Office 365
2 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
1 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 6 (8.22%) WAN
2 6 (8.22%) Wireless
3 5 (6.85%) DNS
4 4 (5.48%) Internet
4 4 (5.48%) OSPF
4 4 (5.48%) BGP
5 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.74%) 3G
5 2 (2.74%) LAN
5 2 (2.74%) 3GPP
5 2 (2.74%) Network Security
5 2 (2.74%) LTE
5 2 (2.74%) 4G
6 1 (1.37%) DLNA
6 1 (1.37%) Multicast
6 1 (1.37%) NAS
6 1 (1.37%) 2G
6 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.74%) Text Mining
1 2 (2.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (8.22%) LabVIEW
3 4 (5.48%) Bugzilla
3 4 (5.48%) JIRA
3 4 (5.48%) LLVM
3 4 (5.48%) GCC
3 4 (5.48%) TestLink
General
1 11 (15.07%) Electronics
2 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 6 (8.22%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.22%) Military
4 5 (6.85%) Automotive
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Web Services
2 5 (6.85%) WinForms
2 5 (6.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) RESTful
3 1 (1.37%) HTML5
3 1 (1.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.22%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (8.22%) Chemistry
4 5 (6.85%) Algorithms
5 4 (5.48%) GIS
5 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.48%) Cryptography
5 4 (5.48%) Streaming Media
5 4 (5.48%) IPTV
6 3 (4.11%) DTV
6 3 (4.11%) Telematics
6 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.37%) Human Factors
8 1 (1.37%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.37%) Life Science
8 1 (1.37%) Informatics
8 1 (1.37%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.10%) Windows
2 21 (28.77%) Linux
3 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.85%) UNIX
5 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
2 9 (12.33%) Product Management
2 9 (12.33%) Project Management
2 9 (12.33%) Validation
3 8 (10.96%) Information Security
3 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.96%) Test Scripting
3 8 (10.96%) Data Protection
4 7 (9.59%) Line Management
4 7 (9.59%) CAD
5 4 (5.48%) UML
5 4 (5.48%) Scrum
5 4 (5.48%) Regression Testing
5 4 (5.48%) Test Strategy
5 4 (5.48%) Requirements Management
5 4 (5.48%) Use Case
6 3 (4.11%) Test Planning
6 3 (4.11%) Six Sigma
6 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.11%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) SQL
1 14 (19.18%) Python
2 9 (12.33%) C
3 8 (10.96%) MATLAB
3 8 (10.96%) C++
4 6 (8.22%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.85%) Objective-C
5 5 (6.85%) C#
5 5 (6.85%) Java
6 4 (5.48%) Embedded C
6 4 (5.48%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) Degree
2 11 (15.07%) NCDA
2 11 (15.07%) NCIE
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.85%) Postgraduate
4 4 (5.48%) CCNA
4 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) Hyper-V
2 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.07%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.85%) Firmware
5 4 (5.48%) QEMU
5 4 (5.48%) KVM
6 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Puppet
1 2 (2.74%) Ansible
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) NetApp
2 14 (19.18%) VMware
3 11 (15.07%) Citrix
4 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.85%) Perforce
6 2 (2.74%) Mitel
6 2 (2.74%) EMC
6 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco
7 1 (1.37%) Remedy
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle
Cambridge
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
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