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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 111 101 133
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 26 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.09% 1.73% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.85% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 20
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,800 £33,375
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2277 2217 2652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 93.43% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1860 1922 2303
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -10 22 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) Windows
3 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (28.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
5 13 (26.00%) DNS
5 13 (26.00%) MS Office
5 13 (26.00%) Validation
6 12 (24.00%) LAN
6 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (24.00%) NAS
6 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (22.00%) Firmware
7 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
8 10 (20.00%) DHCP
8 10 (20.00%) Linux
9 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (18.00%) VMware
9 9 (18.00%) Degree
10 8 (16.00%) Python
10 8 (16.00%) UNIX
10 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (14.00%) Lync
11 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (14.00%) C
11 7 (14.00%) C++

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.00%) Lync
3 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (8.00%) IIS
6 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (26.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (26.00%) DNS
3 12 (24.00%) LAN
3 12 (24.00%) NAS
4 10 (20.00%) DHCP
5 4 (8.00%) Firewall
5 4 (8.00%) Wireless
6 3 (6.00%) SAN
6 3 (6.00%) WAN
7 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.00%) 3GPP
7 2 (4.00%) Internet
7 2 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (2.00%) OSPF
8 1 (2.00%) BGP
8 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.00%) LLVM
2 2 (4.00%) GCC
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Hudson
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Electronics
3 3 (6.00%) Automotive
3 3 (6.00%) Finance
4 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.00%) Military
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) WinForms
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Firmware
1 11 (22.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.00%) Open Source
3 4 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Replication
5 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.00%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (2.00%) Telematics
6 1 (2.00%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Life Science
6 1 (2.00%) Streaming Media
6 1 (2.00%) IPTV
6 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.00%) Linux
5 8 (16.00%) UNIX
6 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.00%) CentOS
7 3 (6.00%) Debian
8 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Validation
2 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.00%) Migration
3 6 (12.00%) Project Management
3 6 (12.00%) Product Management
3 6 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (12.00%) DevOps
4 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.00%) Information Security
6 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.00%) UML
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (2.00%) Analytics
7 1 (2.00%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) Python
1 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (14.00%) C
2 7 (14.00%) C++
2 7 (14.00%) Perl
3 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) Java
5 3 (6.00%) C#
5 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) MCITP
3 6 (12.00%) MCSA
3 6 (12.00%) NCDA
3 6 (12.00%) NCIE
4 3 (6.00%) Postgraduate
5 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (12.00%) GAMP
1 6 (12.00%) GCP
1 6 (12.00%) GMP
2 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (28.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.00%) QEMU
3 2 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (12.00%) Puppet
3 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) NetApp
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.00%) Red Gate
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) Wind River
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) Google
7 1 (2.00%) Perforce
7 1 (2.00%) Mitel
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