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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 87 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 28 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.76% 1.42% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.48% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 16
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £26,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
1528 1418 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.22% 95.62% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1234 1493
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £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 2 March 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Degree
3 20 (33.33%) Linux
4 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (26.67%) Hyper-V
6 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
6 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
6 13 (21.67%) Validation
7 12 (20.00%) Python
7 12 (20.00%) C
8 10 (16.67%) NetApp
8 10 (16.67%) Web Services
8 10 (16.67%) VMware
9 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (15.00%) Project Management
10 8 (13.33%) C++
10 8 (13.33%) Product Management
10 8 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (11.67%) OpenStack
11 7 (11.67%) CAD
11 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
11 7 (11.67%) Use Case
11 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
11 7 (11.67%) Cryptography
11 7 (11.67%) Information Security
11 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
11 7 (11.67%) Electronics
12 6 (10.00%) Firewall
12 6 (10.00%) LabVIEW
12 6 (10.00%) Military

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.67%) IIS
3 4 (6.67%) Apache
3 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.67%) Lync
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) LTE
3 3 (5.00%) 4G
3 3 (5.00%) 3GPP
3 3 (5.00%) 3G
3 3 (5.00%) Wireless
4 2 (3.33%) LAN
4 2 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.67%) DHCP
5 1 (1.67%) HTTP
5 1 (1.67%) 2G
5 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.67%) Network Security
5 1 (1.67%) WLAN
5 1 (1.67%) LDAP
5 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.67%) VPN
5 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Text Mining
2 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (10.00%) LabVIEW
3 5 (8.33%) LLVM
3 5 (8.33%) GCC
General
1 7 (11.67%) Electronics
2 6 (10.00%) Military
3 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (8.33%) WinForms
2 5 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) RESTful
3 1 (1.67%) HTML5
3 1 (1.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Cryptography
1 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (10.00%) Chemistry
3 5 (8.33%) GIS
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.00%) Telematics
5 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.67%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.67%) SCADA
5 1 (1.67%) Robotics
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) UNIX
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Validation
1 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (15.00%) Project Management
3 8 (13.33%) Product Management
4 7 (11.67%) Use Case
4 7 (11.67%) CAD
4 7 (11.67%) Information Security
5 5 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 5 (8.33%) UML
5 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 4 (6.67%) Line Management
7 3 (5.00%) Test Planning
7 3 (5.00%) CMMI
7 3 (5.00%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.33%) Scrum
8 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.33%) Quality Management
8 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) C
1 12 (20.00%) Python
2 8 (13.33%) C++
3 6 (10.00%) C#
3 6 (10.00%) MATLAB
4 5 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 5 (8.33%) Java
4 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 4 (6.67%) Perl
5 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.33%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.33%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (38.33%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) NCDA
2 6 (10.00%) NCIE
3 5 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) Postgraduate
4 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.33%) QEMU
4 5 (8.33%) KVM
5 4 (6.67%) Varnish
5 4 (6.67%) Squid
5 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) NetApp
2 10 (16.67%) VMware
3 6 (10.00%) Citrix
4 3 (5.00%) EMC
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.33%) Perforce
6 1 (1.67%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (1.67%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Siemens
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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