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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank - 40 29
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 1.24% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.25% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
166 240 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 94.86% 99.17% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 144 213 146
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 23 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware