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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 89 97 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 18 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.24% 1.31% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.37% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 17
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1415 1602 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.18% 95.53% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 1406 1612
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 27 March 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 19 (35.85%) Windows
4 13 (24.53%) Validation
5 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
5 11 (20.75%) C
5 11 (20.75%) Python
5 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.87%) Web Services
6 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
7 9 (16.98%) Project Management
8 8 (15.09%) Product Management
8 8 (15.09%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (13.21%) CAD
9 7 (13.21%) C++
9 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
9 7 (13.21%) Use Case
9 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (13.21%) Electronics
9 7 (13.21%) Information Security
9 7 (13.21%) Cryptography
10 6 (11.32%) Military
10 6 (11.32%) Firewall
10 6 (11.32%) LabVIEW
10 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
10 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
10 6 (11.32%) Chemistry
10 6 (11.32%) MATLAB
10 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
10 6 (11.32%) OpenStack

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.32%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
3 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
1 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) LTE
2 3 (5.66%) 4G
2 3 (5.66%) 3G
2 3 (5.66%) Wireless
2 3 (5.66%) 3GPP
2 3 (5.66%) HTTP
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) WLAN
4 1 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.89%) 2G
4 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Text Mining
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (11.32%) LabVIEW
3 4 (7.55%) LLVM
3 4 (7.55%) GCC
General
1 7 (13.21%) Electronics
2 6 (11.32%) Military
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Automotive
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) WinForms
2 4 (7.55%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) HTML5
3 1 (1.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Cryptography
1 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) Chemistry
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (9.43%) GIS
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Telematics
5 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.89%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.89%) SCADA
6 1 (1.89%) Robotics
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 19 (35.85%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Validation
2 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
3 9 (16.98%) Project Management
4 8 (15.09%) Product Management
5 7 (13.21%) Use Case
5 7 (13.21%) CAD
5 7 (13.21%) Information Security
6 5 (9.43%) Requirements Management
6 5 (9.43%) Test Scripting
6 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
7 4 (7.55%) Line Management
7 4 (7.55%) UML
8 3 (5.66%) CMMI
8 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma
8 3 (5.66%) Test Planning
9 2 (3.77%) User Stories
9 2 (3.77%) Scrum
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.77%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) C
1 11 (20.75%) Python
2 7 (13.21%) C++
3 6 (11.32%) MATLAB
4 5 (9.43%) C#
4 5 (9.43%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) Java
5 4 (7.55%) Objective-C
5 4 (7.55%) Perl
5 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.77%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Postgraduate
3 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.55%) Varnish
2 4 (7.55%) QEMU
2 4 (7.55%) KVM
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Squid
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) NetApp
2 4 (7.55%) VMware
3 3 (5.66%) EMC
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) Perforce
5 1 (1.89%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (1.89%) Remedy
5 1 (1.89%) Siemens
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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