The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 59 60 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 4 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.67% 0.17% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.17% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £30,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Systems Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
573 572 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.14% 95.02% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 497 423 354
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) MATLAB
4 4 (30.77%) Simulink
4 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
4 4 (30.77%) Security Management
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Aerospace
5 3 (23.08%) Automotive
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
7 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.69%) XenApp
7 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (7.69%) vSphere
7 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.69%) UAG
7 1 (7.69%) Puppet

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LabVIEW
1 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Aerospace
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Security Management
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) MATLAB
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) NCDA
2 1 (7.69%) NCIE
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) ARP4754
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IBM