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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 34 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.85% 3.70% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 3.75% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
153 160 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.44% 98.77% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 141 141 106
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (46.15%) Law
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Network Design
5 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) SCOM
7 2 (15.38%) XenApp
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Publishing
7 2 (15.38%) LAMP
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) Apache
7 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 2 (15.38%) ABAP
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) SAP
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 6 (46.15%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) LAMP
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) SAP