The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 96 82 102
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 25 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.41% 1.75% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.88% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 18
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £32,625
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1674 1543 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.42% 93.12% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1359 1511
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
Cambridgeshire

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 24 July 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 20 (43.48%) Windows
3 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 14 (30.43%) DNS
5 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
5 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
5 13 (28.26%) Validation
5 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
5 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (26.09%) Firmware
6 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
6 12 (26.09%) MS Office
7 11 (23.91%) Linux
7 11 (23.91%) LAN
7 11 (23.91%) Degree
7 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
7 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (23.91%) NAS
8 10 (21.74%) Python
8 10 (21.74%) DHCP
9 9 (19.57%) UNIX
9 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
10 8 (17.39%) C
10 8 (17.39%) C++
10 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.22%) MCITP
11 7 (15.22%) SCCM

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
3 7 (15.22%) Lync
4 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (8.70%) IIS
6 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
1 12 (26.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
2 14 (30.43%) DNS
3 11 (23.91%) LAN
3 11 (23.91%) NAS
4 10 (21.74%) DHCP
5 4 (8.70%) Firewall
5 4 (8.70%) Wireless
6 3 (6.52%) Internet
6 3 (6.52%) WAN
7 2 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (4.35%) 3GPP
7 2 (4.35%) OSPF
7 2 (4.35%) BGP
7 2 (4.35%) SAN
8 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Text Mining
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.35%) GCC
2 2 (4.35%) LLVM
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) Hudson
General
1 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Electronics
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Automotive
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.35%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) WinForms
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Firmware
2 11 (23.91%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) Open Source
3 4 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.35%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.35%) Streaming Media
5 2 (4.35%) IPTV
5 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
5 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.17%) Life Science
6 1 (2.17%) Informatics
6 1 (2.17%) Statistics
6 1 (2.17%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (23.91%) Linux
5 9 (19.57%) UNIX
6 5 (10.87%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.52%) Debian
7 3 (6.52%) CentOS
7 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Validation
2 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.04%) Product Management
3 6 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (4.35%) UML
6 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) Python
2 9 (19.57%) Bash Shell
3 8 (17.39%) C
3 8 (17.39%) C++
4 7 (15.22%) Perl
5 5 (10.87%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
6 3 (6.52%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (15.22%) MCITP
4 6 (13.04%) MCSA
5 3 (6.52%) Postgraduate
6 2 (4.35%) NCDA
6 2 (4.35%) NCIE
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CCNA
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (13.04%) GAMP
1 6 (13.04%) GCP
1 6 (13.04%) GMP
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
1 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) QEMU
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) SCCM
2 6 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (10.87%) Puppet
4 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) Red Gate
5 2 (4.35%) Wind River
5 2 (4.35%) NetApp
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) Perforce
6 1 (2.17%) Google
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