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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 164 153 123
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 89 88 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.23% 1.33% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.38% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 67 69 147
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
6896 6357 8181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 96.27% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5590 5140 7081
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 £62,500 £57,500 £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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +16 51 £38,500 -8.33% 6
Essex -3 23 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Hertfordshire -11 12 £33,500 -1.47% 3
Norfolk +2 2 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Suffolk -1 1 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 89 (52.66%) Windows
2 46 (27.22%) Linux
3 44 (26.04%) Microsoft
3 44 (26.04%) VMware
4 40 (23.67%) Degree
5 32 (18.93%) MS Exchange
6 31 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (17.75%) Hyper-V
7 30 (17.75%) Active Directory
8 26 (15.38%) Firewall
9 25 (14.79%) Validation
10 23 (13.61%) SQL
10 23 (13.61%) Security Cleared
11 22 (13.02%) Configuration Management
12 21 (12.43%) Rational DOORS
13 20 (11.83%) NetApp
13 20 (11.83%) C
13 20 (11.83%) Software Engineering
14 19 (11.24%) SAN
15 18 (10.65%) Project Management
15 18 (10.65%) TCP/IP
16 17 (10.06%) WAN
16 17 (10.06%) Web Services
16 17 (10.06%) Citrix
17 16 (9.47%) SQL Server
17 16 (9.47%) Computer Science
17 16 (9.47%) Electronics
17 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (8.88%) SC Cleared
18 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (18.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.55%) IIS
4 5 (2.96%) Apache
4 5 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.37%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.18%) Lync
6 2 (1.18%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.18%) Simulink
4 1 (0.59%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.18%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.59%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.38%) Firewall
2 19 (11.24%) SAN
3 18 (10.65%) TCP/IP
4 17 (10.06%) WAN
5 15 (8.88%) LAN
6 12 (7.10%) DNS
7 11 (6.51%) Wireless
8 10 (5.92%) Internet
9 8 (4.73%) 3G
9 8 (4.73%) 4G
9 8 (4.73%) LTE
10 6 (3.55%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (3.55%) 2G
10 6 (3.55%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (3.55%) Intranet
10 6 (3.55%) DHCP
10 6 (3.55%) WLAN
11 5 (2.96%) 3GPP
11 5 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.96%) MySQL
3 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.59%) Text Mining
4 1 (0.59%) Big Data
4 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.59%) Informix
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.55%) LabVIEW
3 4 (2.37%) GCC
3 4 (2.37%) LLVM
4 2 (1.18%) TestLink
4 2 (1.18%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.18%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.18%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.18%) JIRA
4 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (9.47%) Electronics
2 9 (5.33%) Finance
3 8 (4.73%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.14%) Law
5 6 (3.55%) Automotive
5 6 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.55%) Games
5 6 (3.55%) Military
6 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.78%) Publishing
7 2 (1.18%) Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Retail
7 2 (1.18%) Billing
7 2 (1.18%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Local Government
8 1 (0.59%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.06%) Web Services
2 12 (7.10%) .NET
3 6 (3.55%) HTML
3 6 (3.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.55%) CSS
4 5 (2.96%) WinForms
4 5 (2.96%) Ajax
4 5 (2.96%) jQuery
4 5 (2.96%) Classic ASP
5 2 (1.18%) J2EE
5 2 (1.18%) LAMP
6 1 (0.59%) RESTful
6 1 (0.59%) HTML5
6 1 (0.59%) CSS3
6 1 (0.59%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (0.59%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.59%) EDI
6 1 (0.59%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.47%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.51%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.14%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (4.14%) GIS
5 6 (3.55%) Telematics
5 6 (3.55%) Chemistry
6 5 (2.96%) EqualLogic
6 5 (2.96%) Cryptography
6 5 (2.96%) CCTV
7 3 (1.78%) Streaming Music
7 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.78%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.18%) Physics
8 2 (1.18%) Robotics
8 2 (1.18%) Streaming Media
8 2 (1.18%) IPTV
8 2 (1.18%) Replication
8 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 89 (52.66%) Windows
2 46 (27.22%) Linux
3 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (7.69%) UNIX
6 9 (5.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.37%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.79%) Validation
2 22 (13.02%) Configuration Management
3 20 (11.83%) Software Engineering
4 18 (10.65%) Project Management
5 14 (8.28%) Requirements Management
6 13 (7.69%) Change Management
7 12 (7.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (6.51%) Network Design
9 10 (5.92%) Test Scripting
10 9 (5.33%) Use Case
10 9 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.33%) UML
11 8 (4.73%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.14%) CAD
12 7 (4.14%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.14%) Migration
13 6 (3.55%) Information Security
13 6 (3.55%) SysML
13 6 (3.55%) Data Protection
13 6 (3.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.61%) SQL
2 20 (11.83%) C
3 12 (7.10%) Python
4 11 (6.51%) C#
5 9 (5.33%) C++
5 9 (5.33%) Java
6 8 (4.73%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.73%) MATLAB
7 6 (3.55%) VB
8 5 (2.96%) Perl
8 5 (2.96%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.96%) VB6
8 5 (2.96%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.78%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (1.78%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.78%) PHP
11 2 (1.18%) ABAP
11 2 (1.18%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 40 (23.67%) Degree
2 23 (13.61%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.88%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.92%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.92%) DV Cleared
5 9 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (5.33%) NCDA
5 9 (5.33%) NCIE
6 6 (3.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (3.55%) ISTQB
6 6 (3.55%) CCNA
7 5 (2.96%) Postgraduate
7 5 (2.96%) CCNP
8 4 (2.37%) MCITP
9 3 (1.78%) MCSE
9 3 (1.78%) MCSA
9 3 (1.78%) HP ASE
9 3 (1.78%) HP MASE
10 2 (1.18%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) ISO 9000
1 7 (4.14%) IEC 61508
2 4 (2.37%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.59%) JTAG
System Software
1 31 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (17.75%) Hyper-V
2 30 (17.75%) Active Directory
3 14 (8.28%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (6.51%) Firmware
5 8 (4.73%) KVM
6 7 (4.14%) XenApp
7 4 (2.37%) Xen
7 4 (2.37%) QEMU
7 4 (2.37%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.18%) Varnish
8 2 (1.18%) Squid
9 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (5.33%) SCCM
1 9 (5.33%) SCOM
2 5 (2.96%) Cacti
2 5 (2.96%) Opsview
3 2 (1.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.59%) WSUS
4 1 (0.59%) Puppet
4 1 (0.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 44 (26.04%) Microsoft
1 44 (26.04%) VMware
2 20 (11.83%) NetApp
3 17 (10.06%) Citrix
4 15 (8.88%) Cisco
5 14 (8.28%) Oracle
5 14 (8.28%) EMC
6 9 (5.33%) Dell
7 7 (4.14%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.96%) SAP
8 5 (2.96%) IBM
8 5 (2.96%) Mitel
9 4 (2.37%) Perforce
9 4 (2.37%) Symantec
10 3 (1.78%) Adobe
10 3 (1.78%) HP
10 3 (1.78%) Meru Networks
10 3 (1.78%) 3Com
10 3 (1.78%) ProCurve
10 3 (1.78%) NETGEAR
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55k - 65k per year
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
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