The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 106 100 134
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 31 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.26% 1.80% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.92% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 17
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2236 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.10% 93.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1931 2358
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 29 £45,000 +32.35% 5
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
3 18 (31.03%) TCP/IP
4 15 (25.86%) DNS
4 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
5 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
5 14 (24.14%) Hyper-V
5 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (22.41%) Linux
6 13 (22.41%) MS Office
6 13 (22.41%) Validation
6 13 (22.41%) Degree
7 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
7 12 (20.69%) Firmware
7 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (18.97%) Python
8 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
8 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (17.24%) NAS
9 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
9 10 (17.24%) LAN
9 10 (17.24%) UNIX
9 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (17.24%) DHCP
9 10 (17.24%) VMware
10 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
11 8 (13.79%) C
11 8 (13.79%) C++
11 8 (13.79%) SQL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.07%) Lync
3 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (8.62%) IIS
6 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Office
2 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) Office 365
3 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) TCP/IP
2 15 (25.86%) DNS
3 10 (17.24%) NAS
3 10 (17.24%) LAN
3 10 (17.24%) DHCP
4 4 (6.90%) Wireless
4 4 (6.90%) Firewall
4 4 (6.90%) Internet
5 3 (5.17%) WAN
5 3 (5.17%) OSPF
5 3 (5.17%) BGP
6 2 (3.45%) 3GPP
6 2 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.72%) DLNA
7 1 (1.72%) Multicast
7 1 (1.72%) SAN
7 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.72%) UPnP
7 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (5.17%) GCC
2 3 (5.17%) LLVM
2 3 (5.17%) Bugzilla
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) Hudson
General
1 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.90%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Automotive
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Military
4 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
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 12 (20.69%) Management Information System
1 12 (20.69%) Firmware
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (5.17%) Open Source
3 3 (5.17%) Streaming Media
3 3 (5.17%) IPTV
4 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.45%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.72%) Telematics
5 1 (1.72%) DTV
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) Informatics
5 1 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (22.41%) Linux
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (17.24%) UNIX
6 6 (10.34%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.17%) Debian
8 3 (5.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Validation
2 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security
3 6 (10.34%) Project Management
3 6 (10.34%) Product Management
3 6 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.62%) Migration
4 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
5 4 (6.90%) DevOps
6 3 (5.17%) UML
6 3 (5.17%) Regression Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Scrum
7 2 (3.45%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.45%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.45%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (1.72%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) Python
2 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.79%) C
3 8 (13.79%) C++
3 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 7 (12.07%) Perl
5 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.17%) Java
6 3 (5.17%) C#
6 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.07%) NCDA
3 7 (12.07%) NCIE
3 7 (12.07%) MCITP
4 6 (10.34%) MCSA
5 3 (5.17%) Postgraduate
5 3 (5.17%) CCNA
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 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 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
1 14 (24.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) KVM
3 3 (5.17%) QEMU
3 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) SCCM
2 6 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (6.90%) Puppet
4 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) VMware
3 7 (12.07%) NetApp
3 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.17%) Citrix
4 3 (5.17%) Perforce
5 2 (3.45%) Wind River
5 2 (3.45%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Mitel
6 1 (1.72%) Google
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