The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 42 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.12% 0.53% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.54% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £45,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £50,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Engineer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
175 185 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.31% 97.88% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 151 163 198
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Colchester

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) Veeam
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (50.00%) MCSA
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
4 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) SAP

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Security
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCITP
2 4 (50.00%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 4 (50.00%) Veeam
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec