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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 85 79 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 31 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 1.90% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 2.03% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 11
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
1729 1478 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.38% 93.84% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1292 1640
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 24 (41.38%) Windows
3 18 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 17 (29.31%) Linux
5 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
6 15 (25.86%) DNS
6 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
7 14 (24.14%) MS Office
8 13 (22.41%) Degree
8 13 (22.41%) Bash Shell
8 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (20.69%) Validation
9 12 (20.69%) SQL
9 12 (20.69%) Python
9 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
9 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (18.97%) Firmware
10 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (18.97%) UNIX
10 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
10 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 9 (15.52%) LAN
12 9 (15.52%) Perl
12 9 (15.52%) DHCP
12 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
12 9 (15.52%) NAS
13 8 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
13 8 (13.79%) Lync

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (25.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) Lync
4 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
5 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (8.62%) IIS
7 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Office
2 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) TCP/IP
2 15 (25.86%) DNS
3 9 (15.52%) LAN
3 9 (15.52%) DHCP
3 9 (15.52%) NAS
4 7 (12.07%) Firewall
5 5 (8.62%) Internet
6 4 (6.90%) OSPF
6 4 (6.90%) BGP
6 4 (6.90%) WAN
6 4 (6.90%) Wireless
7 2 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (3.45%) 3GPP
8 1 (1.72%) SAN
8 1 (1.72%) Multicast
8 1 (1.72%) DLNA
8 1 (1.72%) UPnP
8 1 (1.72%) Network Security
8 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Text Mining
2 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (6.90%) Bugzilla
2 4 (6.90%) JIRA
3 3 (5.17%) LLVM
3 3 (5.17%) GCC
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Electronics
2 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Automotive
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Military
4 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
1 3 (5.17%) WinForms
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Firmware
1 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.62%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.90%) Streaming Media
3 4 (6.90%) IPTV
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.17%) DTV
5 2 (3.45%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.45%) Open Source
5 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (1.72%) Life Science
6 1 (1.72%) Telematics
6 1 (1.72%) Statistics
6 1 (1.72%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (18.97%) UNIX
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) Ubuntu
6 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.17%) CentOS
7 3 (5.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Validation
2 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security
3 6 (10.34%) Project Management
3 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
3 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
3 6 (10.34%) Product Management
3 6 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.90%) Regression Testing
5 4 (6.90%) Migration
5 4 (6.90%) Scrum
6 3 (5.17%) UML
6 3 (5.17%) DevOps
7 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.45%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.45%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
7 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) Bash Shell
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Python
3 9 (15.52%) Perl
4 8 (13.79%) C
4 8 (13.79%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) C#
5 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.07%) MCITP
4 6 (10.34%) MCSA
5 5 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (8.62%) NCDA
5 5 (8.62%) NCIE
6 4 (6.90%) CCNA
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.17%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (10.34%) GAMP
1 6 (10.34%) GCP
1 6 (10.34%) GMP
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Hyper-V
2 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.17%) QEMU
4 3 (5.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (5.17%) Puppet
4 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.07%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) Citrix
4 5 (8.62%) NetApp
5 4 (6.90%) Perforce
6 2 (3.45%) Mitel
6 2 (3.45%) Wind River
6 2 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.72%) Google
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