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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 190 176 167
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 69 89 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 1.24% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.28% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 71 76
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
6735 6957 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.55% 96.75% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5506 5648 5392
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -15 31 £42,500 - 5
Hertfordshire +2 16 £38,750 +7.63% 2
Essex -6 13 £27,500 -38.88%
Bedfordshire - 12 £40,000 -
Norfolk +13 3 £35,000 +40.00%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 79 (54.48%) Windows
2 61 (42.07%) Linux
3 51 (35.17%) Active Directory
4 50 (34.48%) Windows Server
5 45 (31.03%) VMware
6 40 (27.59%) DNS
7 37 (25.52%) Microsoft
8 32 (22.07%) MS Exchange
9 30 (20.69%) Degree
10 26 (17.93%) Firewall
11 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
11 25 (17.24%) SQL
11 25 (17.24%) MS Office
11 25 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (17.24%) Software Engineering
11 25 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (16.55%) Data Centre
12 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (15.17%) TCP/IP
14 20 (13.79%) Hyper-V
15 19 (13.10%) DevOps
15 19 (13.10%) Bash Shell
15 19 (13.10%) Perl
16 17 (11.72%) ITIL
16 17 (11.72%) SAN
16 17 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
16 17 (11.72%) Puppet
16 17 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (11.72%) Office 365
17 16 (11.03%) Server Building

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 32 (22.07%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (7.59%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.52%) Skype for Business
6 7 (4.83%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (4.14%) Apache
7 6 (4.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.69%) IIS
9 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (17.24%) MS Excel
1 25 (17.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.69%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.72%) Office 365
2 16 (11.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.14%) SaaS
5 3 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.38%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.59%) DNS
2 26 (17.93%) Firewall
3 22 (15.17%) TCP/IP
4 17 (11.72%) SAN
5 15 (10.34%) DHCP
6 12 (8.28%) VLAN
6 12 (8.28%) VPN
7 10 (6.90%) HTTP
8 9 (6.21%) SSH
9 8 (5.52%) Intranet
10 7 (4.83%) BGP
10 7 (4.83%) Wireless
11 6 (4.14%) DMZ
11 6 (4.14%) IMAP
11 6 (4.14%) Internet
11 6 (4.14%) LAN
11 6 (4.14%) OSPF
11 6 (4.14%) SMTP
12 5 (3.45%) NAS
13 4 (2.76%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.21%) MySQL
1 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.07%) Redis
4 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.38%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (4.14%) Games
2 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.76%) Publishing
4 3 (2.07%) Law
5 2 (1.38%) Billing
5 2 (1.38%) Finance
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Avionics
6 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.59%) .NET
2 8 (5.52%) Web Services
3 6 (4.14%) MAPI
4 5 (3.45%) Middleware
5 3 (2.07%) Kafka
5 3 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.07%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (1.38%) LAMP
6 2 (1.38%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.69%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.55%) Data Centre
2 16 (11.03%) PKI
3 11 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.59%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.83%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.14%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.14%) iPhone
5 6 (4.14%) PDA
5 6 (4.14%) Replication
6 5 (3.45%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.07%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.07%) Life Science
7 3 (2.07%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.07%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.38%) Clustering
8 2 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.69%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.69%) Robotics
9 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 79 (54.48%) Windows
2 61 (42.07%) Linux
3 50 (34.48%) Windows Server
4 25 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (7.59%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.52%) Android
8 6 (4.14%) Unix
8 6 (4.14%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.14%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.14%) Windows Vista
8 6 (4.14%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.76%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.07%) CentOS
10 3 (2.07%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.24%) Software Engineering
2 19 (13.10%) DevOps
3 17 (11.72%) ITIL
4 16 (11.03%) Server Building
5 10 (6.90%) CRM
6 9 (6.21%) Load Balancing
7 8 (5.52%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.83%) Six Sigma
9 6 (4.14%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.14%) Network Management
9 6 (4.14%) Project Management
9 6 (4.14%) Requirements Management
10 5 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.45%) Data Centre Operations
10 5 (3.45%) Web Development
11 4 (2.76%) High Availability
11 4 (2.76%) Kernel Tuning
11 4 (2.76%) Multithreading
12 3 (2.07%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.24%) SQL
2 19 (13.10%) Bash Shell
2 19 (13.10%) Perl
3 16 (11.03%) PowerShell
4 13 (8.97%) Python
5 12 (8.28%) C
6 8 (5.52%) Ruby
7 7 (4.83%) C#
7 7 (4.83%) C++
8 6 (4.14%) Java
9 5 (3.45%) ABAP
10 4 (2.76%) PHP
11 3 (2.07%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.69%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (20.69%) Degree
2 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.28%) MCSE
4 6 (4.14%) MCITP
4 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.14%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.76%) MCSA
6 3 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.69%) CCIE
7 1 (0.69%) CCNP
7 1 (0.69%) MCP
7 1 (0.69%) VCP5
7 1 (0.69%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) COBIT
2 1 (0.69%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (35.17%) Active Directory
2 25 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.76%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.76%) Xen
5 3 (2.07%) iptables
5 3 (2.07%) NFS
5 3 (2.07%) XenApp
6 2 (1.38%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (11.72%) Puppet
2 6 (4.14%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.76%) Ansible
3 4 (2.76%) Salt
4 2 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.38%) SCCM
4 2 (1.38%) SCOM
4 2 (1.38%) Simpana
Vendors
1 45 (31.03%) VMware
2 37 (25.52%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.03%) Cisco
4 10 (6.90%) Citrix
5 9 (6.21%) Juniper
6 8 (5.52%) NetApp
7 7 (4.83%) Veeam
8 6 (4.14%) Apple
8 6 (4.14%) Draytek
8 6 (4.14%) HP
8 6 (4.14%) SAP
9 5 (3.45%) Oracle
10 4 (2.76%) EMC
10 4 (2.76%) SaltStack
10 4 (2.76%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.07%) Google
12 2 (1.38%) ComArch
12 2 (1.38%) CommVault
12 2 (1.38%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.38%) WatchGuard
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