The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 93 114 105
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 39 28 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.80% 1.14% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.20% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 27
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,850 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £100,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
Systems Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2064 2331 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.03% 95.14% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1899 1940
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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 +10 24 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Huntingdon - 5 £35,000 -
Ely - 1 £32,000 -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 36 (57.14%) Windows
2 30 (47.62%) Degree
3 22 (34.92%) SQL
4 20 (31.75%) C#
4 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
5 19 (30.16%) Perl
5 19 (30.16%) .NET
6 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 18 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (26.98%) Project Management
8 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
8 16 (25.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (25.40%) Product Management
9 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (22.22%) IIS
9 14 (22.22%) Linux
10 13 (20.63%) DNS
10 13 (20.63%) Replication
10 13 (20.63%) Information Security
10 13 (20.63%) DevOps
11 12 (19.05%) Lync
11 12 (19.05%) Subversion
11 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
12 11 (17.46%) SMTP
12 11 (17.46%) ITIL
12 11 (17.46%) Classic ASP
12 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET
12 11 (17.46%) VBScript
12 11 (17.46%) SAML

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 14 (22.22%) IIS
2 12 (19.05%) Lync
3 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.76%) Apache
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Simulink
2 1 (1.59%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) TCP/IP
2 13 (20.63%) DNS
3 11 (17.46%) SMTP
3 11 (17.46%) Internet
3 11 (17.46%) SNMP
4 8 (12.70%) Firewall
5 4 (6.35%) HTTP
6 3 (4.76%) LAN
7 2 (3.17%) Junos
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless
7 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.17%) BGP
8 1 (1.59%) 3G
8 1 (1.59%) OSPF
8 1 (1.59%) SAN
8 1 (1.59%) SSL
8 1 (1.59%) 2G
8 1 (1.59%) SSH
8 1 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Subversion
2 9 (14.29%) LabVIEW
3 4 (6.35%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (4.76%) GCC
4 3 (4.76%) LLVM
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.59%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.59%) TestLink
6 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.52%) Electronics
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) .NET
2 11 (17.46%) Classic ASP
2 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET
2 11 (17.46%) SAML
2 11 (17.46%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) XSL
4 1 (1.59%) WinForms
4 1 (1.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (20.63%) Replication
4 11 (17.46%) SecurID
5 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
6 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.17%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.17%) GIS
8 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.59%) Mechatronics
8 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Linux
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Project Management
2 16 (25.40%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (25.40%) Product Management
3 13 (20.63%) Information Security
3 13 (20.63%) DevOps
4 11 (17.46%) ITIL
4 11 (17.46%) Change Management
4 11 (17.46%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.94%) Validation
6 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.94%) Requirements Management
7 3 (4.76%) UML
7 3 (4.76%) Scrum
7 3 (4.76%) Use Case
7 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.76%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (4.76%) Test Planning
8 2 (3.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) SQL
2 20 (31.75%) C#
3 19 (30.16%) Perl
4 11 (17.46%) VBScript
4 11 (17.46%) PowerShell
5 10 (15.87%) Python
6 9 (14.29%) C++
7 6 (9.52%) C
8 4 (6.35%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.17%) Java
10 2 (3.17%) Tcl
10 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.59%) PHP
11 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Degree
2 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 6 (9.52%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) MCSA
6 1 (1.59%) HND
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
1 1 (1.59%) ARP4754
1 1 (1.59%) ARP4761
1 1 (1.59%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) Firmware
3 3 (4.76%) QEMU
3 3 (4.76%) KVM
4 2 (3.17%) Varnish
4 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) Squid
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) SCOM
1 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) VMware
3 5 (7.94%) Citrix
4 3 (4.76%) CommVault
5 2 (3.17%) MathWorks
5 2 (3.17%) Perforce
5 2 (3.17%) Juniper
6 1 (1.59%) Avaya
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard
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