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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 183 155 137
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 89 95 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.13% 1.34% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.39% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 70 73 151
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
7480 6841 8665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.78% 96.34% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6132 5643 7465
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +2 49 £37,500 -9.63% 10
Essex +12 26 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hertfordshire -19 10 £40,000 - 2
Bedfordshire -13 4 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (48.35%) Windows
2 57 (31.32%) Microsoft
3 50 (27.47%) VMware
4 44 (24.18%) Linux
5 43 (23.63%) Degree
6 35 (19.23%) MS Exchange
7 33 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (17.03%) SQL
8 31 (17.03%) Firewall
9 30 (16.48%) Citrix
10 27 (14.84%) TCP/IP
10 27 (14.84%) Hyper-V
11 26 (14.29%) WAN
12 24 (13.19%) Validation
13 23 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (12.64%) Rational DOORS
14 22 (12.09%) Cisco
14 22 (12.09%) Active Directory
14 22 (12.09%) LAN
15 21 (11.54%) SAN
15 21 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (10.99%) DNS
17 19 (10.44%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (10.44%) SQL Server
17 19 (10.44%) Security Cleared
18 18 (9.89%) VMware ESXi
18 18 (9.89%) Management Information System
18 18 (9.89%) MS Excel
18 18 (9.89%) NetApp
18 18 (9.89%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 35 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.24%) IIS
3 11 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.75%) Apache
7 4 (2.20%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.10%) Lync
9 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.10%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.55%) Simulink
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.10%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.55%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (0.55%) assyst
2 1 (0.55%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.55%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.95%) Office 365
3 8 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.03%) Firewall
2 27 (14.84%) TCP/IP
3 26 (14.29%) WAN
4 22 (12.09%) LAN
5 21 (11.54%) SAN
6 20 (10.99%) DNS
7 17 (9.34%) Wireless
8 16 (8.79%) Internet
9 13 (7.14%) DHCP
10 11 (6.04%) WLAN
10 11 (6.04%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (3.85%) VPN
12 6 (3.30%) Intranet
13 5 (2.75%) HTTP
13 5 (2.75%) Radio Access Network
14 4 (2.20%) 3GPP
14 4 (2.20%) OSPF
14 4 (2.20%) BGP
15 3 (1.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.20%) MySQL
4 3 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.55%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (12.64%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.30%) JIRA
2 6 (3.30%) LabVIEW
3 4 (2.20%) Bugzilla
3 4 (2.20%) Subversion
3 4 (2.20%) LLVM
3 4 (2.20%) TestLink
3 4 (2.20%) GCC
4 2 (1.10%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.10%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.10%) Maven
4 2 (1.10%) Ant
4 2 (1.10%) JUnit
4 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 12 (6.59%) Electronics
3 11 (6.04%) Finance
3 11 (6.04%) Military
4 10 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.40%) Law
6 5 (2.75%) Automotive
7 3 (1.65%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.65%) Back Office
8 2 (1.10%) Marketing
8 2 (1.10%) Publishing
8 2 (1.10%) Games
8 2 (1.10%) Banking
8 2 (1.10%) Retail
9 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.55%) Local Government
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.95%) Web Services
2 8 (4.40%) .NET
3 5 (2.75%) HTML
3 5 (2.75%) CSS
4 4 (2.20%) WinForms
4 4 (2.20%) jQuery
4 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.10%) J2EE
5 2 (1.10%) Classic ASP
5 2 (1.10%) XML
5 2 (1.10%) Google Maps API
5 2 (1.10%) HTML5
5 2 (1.10%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.10%) Sass
5 2 (1.10%) Ajax
5 2 (1.10%) JSON
5 2 (1.10%) JSP
5 2 (1.10%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.55%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (0.55%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.89%) Management Information System
2 17 (9.34%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.30%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.30%) Chemistry
5 4 (2.20%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.20%) Replication
5 4 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.20%) Streaming Media
5 4 (2.20%) IPTV
6 3 (1.65%) DTV
6 3 (1.65%) GIS
6 3 (1.65%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.10%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.10%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.10%) CCTV
7 2 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 88 (48.35%) Windows
2 44 (24.18%) Linux
3 21 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (9.34%) UNIX
5 14 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.75%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.20%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.55%) CentOS
11 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.19%) Validation
2 18 (9.89%) Configuration Management
3 17 (9.34%) Software Engineering
4 15 (8.24%) Project Management
5 12 (6.59%) Service Delivery
6 11 (6.04%) Network Design
6 11 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.04%) Network Management
7 10 (5.49%) ITIL
7 10 (5.49%) UML
8 9 (4.95%) Change Management
8 9 (4.95%) Data Protection
9 8 (4.40%) Product Management
9 8 (4.40%) Test Planning
9 8 (4.40%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (4.40%) Test Scripting
9 8 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.85%) CAD
10 7 (3.85%) Information Security
10 7 (3.85%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.03%) SQL
2 16 (8.79%) C
3 12 (6.59%) Python
4 11 (6.04%) MATLAB
5 10 (5.49%) Bash Shell
5 10 (5.49%) Java
6 9 (4.95%) C++
7 6 (3.30%) Perl
7 6 (3.30%) PHP
7 6 (3.30%) C#
8 5 (2.75%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.20%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (1.10%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.10%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.10%) ABAP
11 2 (1.10%) VBScript
11 2 (1.10%) VB
11 2 (1.10%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (23.63%) Degree
2 23 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (10.44%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (10.44%) Security Cleared
4 16 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (8.24%) CCNA
6 14 (7.69%) CCNP
7 11 (6.04%) NCDA
7 11 (6.04%) NCIE
8 10 (5.49%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.40%) MCSE
10 7 (3.85%) MCSA
10 7 (3.85%) MCITP
10 7 (3.85%) DV Cleared
11 6 (3.30%) MCTS
12 4 (2.20%) MCP
13 3 (1.65%) Postgraduate
13 3 (1.65%) CCA
13 3 (1.65%) HP ASE
13 3 (1.65%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) JSP 440
2 3 (1.65%) IEC 61508
2 3 (1.65%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) QA
4 1 (0.55%) JTAG
System Software
1 33 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (14.84%) Hyper-V
3 22 (12.09%) Active Directory
4 18 (9.89%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (6.59%) XenApp
6 10 (5.49%) KVM
7 7 (3.85%) Firmware
8 5 (2.75%) Xen
8 5 (2.75%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.20%) QEMU
10 3 (1.65%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.10%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.10%) UAG
11 2 (1.10%) XenServer
12 1 (0.55%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.49%) SCOM
2 7 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (1.10%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (1.10%) Opsview
3 2 (1.10%) Cacti
3 2 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.55%) WSUS
4 1 (0.55%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (31.32%) Microsoft
2 50 (27.47%) VMware
3 30 (16.48%) Citrix
4 22 (12.09%) Cisco
5 18 (9.89%) NetApp
6 15 (8.24%) Oracle
7 11 (6.04%) EMC
8 10 (5.49%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.30%) Mitel
10 5 (2.75%) Dell
11 4 (2.20%) SAP
11 4 (2.20%) IBM
11 4 (2.20%) ESRI
11 4 (2.20%) Perforce
12 3 (1.65%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.65%) NETGEAR
12 3 (1.65%) Meru Networks
12 3 (1.65%) 3Com
12 3 (1.65%) Symantec
12 3 (1.65%) HP
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