The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 159 132 147
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 97 124 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.28% 1.74% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.82% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 84 102 135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7284 6814 8900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.21% 95.76% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5951 5815 7561
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cambridgeshire -4 47 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Essex +19 18 £45,000 -30.76% 3
Hertfordshire -18 18 £50,000 +37.93% 2
Bedfordshire -35 13 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Suffolk -15 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 88 (46.07%) Windows
2 69 (36.13%) Microsoft
3 67 (35.08%) VMware
4 52 (27.23%) MS Exchange
5 51 (26.70%) Linux
6 40 (20.94%) SQL
6 40 (20.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (20.42%) Citrix
8 36 (18.85%) NetApp
8 36 (18.85%) DNS
8 36 (18.85%) TCP/IP
8 36 (18.85%) Firewall
9 35 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (17.80%) WAN
10 34 (17.80%) Degree
11 32 (16.75%) SAN
12 31 (16.23%) SQL Server
12 31 (16.23%) Hyper-V
13 30 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (15.71%) LAN
14 28 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2010
15 27 (14.14%) Cisco
15 27 (14.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 26 (13.61%) Wireless
16 26 (13.61%) DHCP
17 24 (12.57%) Active Directory
17 24 (12.57%) VMware ESXi
18 23 (12.04%) Security Cleared
18 23 (12.04%) UNIX
19 21 (10.99%) ITIL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 52 (27.23%) MS Exchange
2 28 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (9.42%) IIS
4 16 (8.38%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.71%) Apache
8 7 (3.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (2.62%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.05%) Lync
11 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.52%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 18 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.38%) MS Office
3 3 (1.57%) Simulink
4 1 (0.52%) NASTRAN
4 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.52%) assyst
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.28%) Office 365
2 9 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.05%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.85%) DNS
1 36 (18.85%) TCP/IP
1 36 (18.85%) Firewall
2 34 (17.80%) WAN
3 32 (16.75%) SAN
4 30 (15.71%) LAN
5 26 (13.61%) Wireless
5 26 (13.61%) DHCP
6 20 (10.47%) Internet
7 12 (6.28%) NAS
8 11 (5.76%) WLAN
8 11 (5.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (4.19%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (4.19%) VPN
10 7 (3.66%) HTTP
11 5 (2.62%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (2.62%) 3GPP
12 4 (2.09%) ADSL
12 4 (2.09%) BGP
12 4 (2.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.66%) MySQL
4 5 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.52%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (10.99%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.14%) JIRA
3 5 (2.62%) GCC
3 5 (2.62%) LLVM
3 5 (2.62%) Subversion
4 4 (2.09%) Bugzilla
4 4 (2.09%) TestLink
5 3 (1.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.57%) Ant
5 3 (1.57%) Maven
6 2 (1.05%) JUnit
6 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 14 (7.33%) Manufacturing
2 13 (6.81%) Finance
3 11 (5.76%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.71%) Military
5 7 (3.66%) Electronics
6 5 (2.62%) Law
7 4 (2.09%) Automotive
8 3 (1.57%) Marketing
8 3 (1.57%) Back Office
8 3 (1.57%) Publishing
9 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.05%) Banking
9 2 (1.05%) Retail
10 1 (0.52%) Avionics
10 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.52%) Billing
10 1 (0.52%) Local Government
10 1 (0.52%) Advertising
10 1 (0.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.62%) Web Services
2 4 (2.09%) .NET
3 3 (1.57%) HTML
3 3 (1.57%) CSS
3 3 (1.57%) WinForms
4 2 (1.05%) JSP
4 2 (1.05%) XML
4 2 (1.05%) HTML5
4 2 (1.05%) jQuery
4 2 (1.05%) Google Maps API
4 2 (1.05%) JSON
4 2 (1.05%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.05%) Sass
4 2 (1.05%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.52%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (0.52%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.52%) POSIX
5 1 (0.52%) EDI
5 1 (0.52%) J2EE
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (7.85%) Computer Science
1 15 (7.85%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.66%) Replication
3 6 (3.14%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.62%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.09%) Streaming Media
5 4 (2.09%) IPTV
6 3 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.57%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.57%) DTV
7 2 (1.05%) GIS
7 2 (1.05%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.05%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.05%) Physics
7 2 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.05%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.52%) CCTV
8 1 (0.52%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (46.07%) Windows
2 51 (26.70%) Linux
3 30 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (12.04%) UNIX
5 12 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.66%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.14%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.09%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.57%) CentOS
10 2 (1.05%) Debian
10 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (10.99%) ITIL
1 21 (10.99%) Validation
2 15 (7.85%) Software Engineering
3 13 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (6.28%) Network Management
5 11 (5.76%) Project Management
5 11 (5.76%) UML
6 10 (5.24%) Service Delivery
6 10 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (5.24%) Network Design
7 9 (4.71%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.19%) Data Protection
8 8 (4.19%) Test Scripting
8 8 (4.19%) Test Planning
9 6 (3.14%) Migration
9 6 (3.14%) Change Management
9 6 (3.14%) Information Security
9 6 (3.14%) Product Management
9 6 (3.14%) SysML
9 6 (3.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (20.94%) SQL
2 18 (9.42%) Bash Shell
3 17 (8.90%) C
4 13 (6.81%) Python
4 13 (6.81%) Perl
5 11 (5.76%) C++
6 8 (4.19%) Java
6 8 (4.19%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.66%) MATLAB
7 7 (3.66%) PHP
8 3 (1.57%) VB
8 3 (1.57%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.57%) C#
8 3 (1.57%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.05%) Ruby
9 2 (1.05%) ABAP
9 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.05%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.05%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.52%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 35 (18.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (17.80%) Degree
3 27 (14.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (12.04%) Security Cleared
5 21 (10.99%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (9.95%) NCDA
6 19 (9.95%) NCIE
7 18 (9.42%) MCSA
8 16 (8.38%) CCNP
8 16 (8.38%) CCNA
9 13 (6.81%) MCP
10 9 (4.71%) SC Cleared
11 8 (4.19%) MCSE
11 8 (4.19%) MCITP
12 7 (3.66%) CCA
13 6 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (3.14%) MCTS
14 4 (2.09%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.57%) VCP5
15 3 (1.57%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.57%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) JTAG
System Software
1 40 (20.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (16.23%) Hyper-V
3 24 (12.57%) Active Directory
3 24 (12.57%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (8.38%) KVM
5 15 (7.85%) XenApp
6 10 (5.24%) ISA Server
6 10 (5.24%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.62%) QEMU
7 5 (2.62%) vSphere
8 4 (2.09%) Firmware
9 3 (1.57%) Xen
9 3 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.57%) UAG
9 3 (1.57%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.05%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.05%) XenServer
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.52%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 9 (4.71%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 7 (3.66%) SCOM
3 5 (2.62%) SCCM
4 4 (2.09%) Puppet
4 4 (2.09%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) Opsview
6 1 (0.52%) Ansible
6 1 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.52%) Cacti
6 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (36.13%) Microsoft
2 67 (35.08%) VMware
3 39 (20.42%) Citrix
4 36 (18.85%) NetApp
5 27 (14.14%) Cisco
6 14 (7.33%) Oracle
7 13 (6.81%) Red Hat
8 10 (5.24%) HP
9 9 (4.71%) Symantec
10 8 (4.19%) Websense
11 7 (3.66%) EMC
12 6 (3.14%) Dell
13 4 (2.09%) AppSense
13 4 (2.09%) Perforce
13 4 (2.09%) SAP
13 4 (2.09%) IBM
13 4 (2.09%) Veeam
13 4 (2.09%) Google
14 3 (1.57%) Meru Networks
14 3 (1.57%) WatchGuard
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