The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 62 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 14 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.03% 0.61% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 0.63% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +2.02%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
Systems Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
668 638 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.09% 96.67% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 565 548 583
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 Dorset

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Bournemouth - 6 £41,250 -
Weymouth +4 5 £45,000 +42.85%
Wimborne - 1 £35,000 -
Poole - 1 £35,000 -
Wareham - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Engineer
South West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 4 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) MS Office
5 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) Electronics
5 3 (16.67%) Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) SysML
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Dell
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (11.11%) Signal Processing

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 2 (11.11%) Physics
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 6 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 4 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Use Case
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) SysML
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) Signal Processing
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Firmware
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) XenApp
1 2 (11.11%) QEMU
1 2 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) Dell
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Siemens