The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 73 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 29 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.44% 2.13% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.21% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 36
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
1146 1405 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.46% 96.43% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1248 1352
Median salary £43,500 £43,900 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% +5.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (49.15%) Linux
2 28 (47.46%) Windows
3 25 (42.37%) Python
4 24 (40.68%) Bash Shell
5 23 (38.98%) Perl
6 22 (37.29%) Windows Server
7 19 (32.20%) TCP/IP
7 19 (32.20%) DNS
7 19 (32.20%) Firewall
8 18 (30.51%) VMware
8 18 (30.51%) Cisco
8 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
8 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (27.12%) Open Source
10 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
11 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (22.03%) MS Exchange
13 11 (18.64%) VPN
13 11 (18.64%) DHCP
13 11 (18.64%) C
13 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.64%) IIS
13 11 (18.64%) EMC
13 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.64%) Driving Licence
14 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (16.95%) Degree
14 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (16.95%) SAN

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.64%) IIS
3 4 (6.78%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.78%) nginx
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.69%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.69%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.86%) SaaS
3 4 (6.78%) PaaS
4 3 (5.08%) Office 365
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) DNS
1 19 (32.20%) Firewall
1 19 (32.20%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.64%) DHCP
2 11 (18.64%) VPN
3 10 (16.95%) SAN
4 9 (15.25%) HTTP
4 9 (15.25%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (11.86%) BGP
5 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (11.86%) LDAP
6 6 (10.17%) Bluetooth
6 6 (10.17%) Wireless
7 4 (6.78%) SSH
8 3 (5.08%) Junos
8 3 (5.08%) SSL
8 3 (5.08%) WPA
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.69%) OpenFlow
10 1 (1.69%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Big Data
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) CppUnit
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Buildbot
1 3 (5.08%) JSON
1 3 (5.08%) LAMP
1 3 (5.08%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (5.08%) SAML
1 3 (5.08%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) CGI
2 2 (3.39%) Middleware
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.69%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Driving Licence
2 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.78%) Biology
5 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.39%) EMC VNX
6 2 (3.39%) Replication
7 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.69%) Statistics
7 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) Linux
2 28 (47.46%) Windows
3 22 (37.29%) Windows Server
4 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) Unix
6 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.47%) Android
7 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
8 4 (6.78%) CentOS
9 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
9 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
9 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
9 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Open Source
2 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
5 7 (11.86%) Software Architecture
6 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.17%) DevOps
7 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
7 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.78%) Bioinformatics
8 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.78%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) Kernel Tuning
8 4 (6.78%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.08%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) Python
2 24 (40.68%) Bash Shell
3 23 (38.98%) Perl
4 11 (18.64%) C
5 5 (8.47%) C++
5 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
6 4 (6.78%) SQL
7 2 (3.39%) Java
8 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (6.78%) MCITP
3 4 (6.78%) MCSE
3 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.08%) CCNA
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.08%) HNC
4 3 (5.08%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.69%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
1 18 (30.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (6.78%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.08%) NFS
3 3 (5.08%) Samba
4 2 (3.39%) vSphere
4 2 (3.39%) XenApp
4 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Ansible
2 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.78%) SCCM
3 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Cisco
1 18 (30.51%) VMware
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.64%) EMC
4 7 (11.86%) Juniper
4 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.78%) HP
5 4 (6.78%) IBM
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle
5 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix
7 2 (3.39%) Veeam
8 1 (1.69%) BT