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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 103 93 105
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 31 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.49% 2.12% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 2.19% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 24
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
2014 2234 2046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.50% 96.88% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1808 1702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -11 27 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 38 (67.86%) Linux
2 27 (48.21%) Windows
3 26 (46.43%) DNS
4 22 (39.29%) Degree
5 21 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
7 16 (28.57%) Perl
7 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 16 (28.57%) PKI
8 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
8 15 (26.79%) Server Building
8 15 (26.79%) SQL
8 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
9 11 (19.64%) HTTP
9 11 (19.64%) VMware
10 10 (17.86%) Puppet
10 10 (17.86%) Juniper
11 9 (16.07%) Firewall
11 9 (16.07%) ITIL
11 9 (16.07%) Python
11 9 (16.07%) SSH
11 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
12 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 8 (14.29%) Cisco
12 8 (14.29%) BGP
13 6 (10.71%) DevOps
13 6 (10.71%) OSPF
13 6 (10.71%) Internet
13 6 (10.71%) LabVIEW
13 6 (10.71%) CRM

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (1.79%) Apache
1 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) DNS
2 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
3 11 (19.64%) HTTP
4 9 (16.07%) Firewall
4 9 (16.07%) SSH
5 8 (14.29%) BGP
6 6 (10.71%) Internet
6 6 (10.71%) OSPF
7 4 (7.14%) FTP
7 4 (7.14%) Junos
8 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.79%) MPLS
9 1 (1.79%) Network Security
9 1 (1.79%) RIP
9 1 (1.79%) VoIP
9 1 (1.79%) VPLS
9 1 (1.79%) VPN
9 1 (1.79%) WAAS
9 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.36%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Web Services
2 5 (8.93%) Middleware
3 4 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) PKI
2 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.93%) Internet of Things
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Linux
2 27 (48.21%) Windows
3 21 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.14%) Unix
5 3 (5.36%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.79%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.79%) Server Building
3 9 (16.07%) ITIL
3 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.71%) CRM
4 6 (10.71%) DevOps
4 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.93%) Web Development
6 4 (7.14%) Kernel Tuning
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (1.79%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.79%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.79%) High Availability
8 1 (1.79%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.79%) Network Design
8 1 (1.79%) OO
8 1 (1.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Perl
2 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
2 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) Python
4 6 (10.71%) C++
5 5 (8.93%) Java
6 4 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 2 (3.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) CCIE
2 1 (1.79%) CCNP
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) COBIT
1 1 (1.79%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Puppet
2 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) VMware
2 10 (17.86%) Juniper
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.79%) Aruba
6 1 (1.79%) Avaya
6 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Dell
6 1 (1.79%) F5
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) NetApp
6 1 (1.79%) Nortel
6 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.79%) Splunk
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