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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 77 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 29 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.06% 1.71% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.81% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 17
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
1332 1711 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.54% 94.43% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1330 1295
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 22 (55.00%) Degree
2 14 (35.00%) C#
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) LabVIEW
3 13 (32.50%) Linux
3 13 (32.50%) .NET
4 12 (30.00%) C++
4 12 (30.00%) Project Management
5 11 (27.50%) Perl
6 10 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
8 8 (20.00%) Python
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.00%) HTTP
10 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
11 5 (12.50%) Product Management
11 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 5 (12.50%) MCSE
11 5 (12.50%) Firewall
11 5 (12.50%) Electronics
12 4 (10.00%) Replication
12 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (10.00%) IIS
12 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
12 4 (10.00%) DevOps
12 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 6 (15.00%) HTTP
4 5 (12.50%) Firewall
5 3 (7.50%) SSH
5 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
5 3 (7.50%) BGP
6 2 (5.00%) Internet
6 2 (5.00%) OSPF
6 2 (5.00%) SMTP
6 2 (5.00%) SNMP
6 2 (5.00%) Junos
7 1 (2.50%) FTP
7 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) TestLink
3 1 (2.50%) GCC
3 1 (2.50%) LLVM
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) SAML
2 2 (5.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Replication
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) SecurID
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.50%) Product Management
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (2.50%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.50%) UML
6 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) C++
3 11 (27.50%) Perl
4 10 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (20.00%) Python
6 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.50%) C
7 3 (7.50%) MATLAB
7 3 (7.50%) Tcl
8 2 (5.00%) VBScript
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ARP4754
1 1 (2.50%) ARP4761
1 1 (2.50%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Firmware
3 1 (2.50%) KVM
3 1 (2.50%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Juniper
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) Perforce
3 1 (2.50%) MathWorks
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