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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 164 151 127
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 90 87 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.28% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.33% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 69 62 158
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,400 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,700 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -0.66%
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
7344 6551 8524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 5257 7412
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 December 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 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
Cambridgeshire +1 52 £37,500 -7.97% 2
Essex +5 26 £45,000 -9.09% 1
Hertfordshire -21 9 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Suffolk +1 1 £55,000 +77.41% 1
Norfolk -2 1 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Bedfordshire -8 1 - -
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (47.83%) Windows
2 51 (27.72%) Degree
3 47 (25.54%) Microsoft
4 46 (25.00%) Linux
4 46 (25.00%) VMware
5 32 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (16.85%) MS Exchange
7 30 (16.30%) SQL
7 30 (16.30%) Hyper-V
8 28 (15.22%) Validation
9 27 (14.67%) Firewall
10 24 (13.04%) Active Directory
10 24 (13.04%) Citrix
11 22 (11.96%) WAN
11 22 (11.96%) Configuration Management
11 22 (11.96%) Rational DOORS
12 21 (11.41%) TCP/IP
13 20 (10.87%) NetApp
14 19 (10.33%) Oracle
14 19 (10.33%) UNIX
14 19 (10.33%) Cisco
14 19 (10.33%) Management Information System
14 19 (10.33%) Wireless
14 19 (10.33%) Software Engineering
14 19 (10.33%) Computer Science
15 18 (9.78%) Web Services
15 18 (9.78%) LAN
15 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (9.78%) Security Cleared
15 18 (9.78%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (16.85%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.98%) IIS
2 11 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.72%) Apache
5 4 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.09%) Lync
6 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.09%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.98%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.09%) Simulink
4 1 (0.54%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.09%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.54%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (0.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.67%) Firewall
2 22 (11.96%) WAN
3 21 (11.41%) TCP/IP
4 19 (10.33%) Wireless
5 18 (9.78%) LAN
6 17 (9.24%) SAN
6 17 (9.24%) Internet
7 14 (7.61%) DNS
8 11 (5.98%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (5.98%) WLAN
9 8 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (3.80%) LTE
10 7 (3.80%) 4G
10 7 (3.80%) Radio Access Network
10 7 (3.80%) 3G
10 7 (3.80%) DHCP
11 6 (3.26%) Intranet
11 6 (3.26%) 2G
12 5 (2.72%) VPN
12 5 (2.72%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.72%) MySQL
2 5 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.09%) Text Mining
4 2 (1.09%) Big Data
5 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.54%) Informix
Development Applications
1 22 (11.96%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.26%) LabVIEW
3 5 (2.72%) JIRA
4 4 (2.17%) LLVM
4 4 (2.17%) TestLink
4 4 (2.17%) GCC
4 4 (2.17%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.63%) Subversion
6 2 (1.09%) Maven
6 2 (1.09%) Ant
6 2 (1.09%) JUnit
6 2 (1.09%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.09%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (7.61%) Electronics
2 12 (6.52%) Finance
3 10 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.35%) Law
4 8 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.80%) Military
6 6 (3.26%) Automotive
6 6 (3.26%) Games
7 5 (2.72%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.63%) Back Office
9 2 (1.09%) Publishing
9 2 (1.09%) Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Retail
9 2 (1.09%) Billing
9 2 (1.09%) Marketing
10 1 (0.54%) Local Government
10 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.78%) Web Services
2 12 (6.52%) .NET
3 8 (4.35%) HTML
3 8 (4.35%) CSS
4 7 (3.80%) jQuery
5 6 (3.26%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.72%) WinForms
6 5 (2.72%) Ajax
6 5 (2.72%) Classic ASP
7 3 (1.63%) HTML5
8 2 (1.09%) Google Maps API
8 2 (1.09%) JSON
8 2 (1.09%) JSP
8 2 (1.09%) J2EE
8 2 (1.09%) XML
8 2 (1.09%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.09%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.09%) Sass
9 1 (0.54%) OpenGL ES
9 1 (0.54%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.33%) Management Information System
1 19 (10.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.80%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (3.80%) GIS
4 6 (3.26%) Chemistry
5 5 (2.72%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.72%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.17%) Streaming Media
6 4 (2.17%) IPTV
6 4 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.63%) Telematics
7 3 (1.63%) Replication
7 3 (1.63%) DTV
8 2 (1.09%) Physics
8 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.09%) CCTV
8 2 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 88 (47.83%) Windows
2 46 (25.00%) Linux
3 19 (10.33%) UNIX
4 15 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.80%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.54%) CentOS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.22%) Validation
2 22 (11.96%) Configuration Management
3 19 (10.33%) Software Engineering
4 17 (9.24%) Project Management
5 13 (7.07%) Network Design
6 12 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 12 (6.52%) Test Scripting
7 11 (5.98%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (5.98%) Data Protection
7 11 (5.98%) Network Management
7 11 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (5.43%) Change Management
8 10 (5.43%) UML
8 10 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.43%) Product Management
9 9 (4.89%) Requirements Management
9 9 (4.89%) Use Case
9 9 (4.89%) Information Security
10 8 (4.35%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.30%) SQL
2 16 (8.70%) C
3 15 (8.15%) Python
4 12 (6.52%) Java
5 11 (5.98%) MATLAB
6 10 (5.43%) C#
6 10 (5.43%) C++
7 9 (4.89%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.89%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.26%) Perl
9 5 (2.72%) PHP
9 5 (2.72%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.72%) VB6
9 5 (2.72%) VB
9 5 (2.72%) Embedded C
9 5 (2.72%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.17%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (1.09%) ABAP
12 2 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (27.72%) Degree
2 18 (9.78%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (6.52%) CCNA
5 11 (5.98%) CCNP
5 11 (5.98%) NCDA
5 11 (5.98%) NCIE
6 9 (4.89%) SC Cleared
7 8 (4.35%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (3.26%) ISTQB
8 6 (3.26%) Postgraduate
9 4 (2.17%) MCSE
9 4 (2.17%) MCSA
9 4 (2.17%) MCITP
10 3 (1.63%) HP ASE
10 3 (1.63%) HP MASE
11 2 (1.09%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) ISO 9000
1 4 (2.17%) JSP 440
1 4 (2.17%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) JTAG
System Software
1 32 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (16.30%) Hyper-V
3 24 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 18 (9.78%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.43%) KVM
5 10 (5.43%) Firmware
5 10 (5.43%) XenApp
6 5 (2.72%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.17%) QEMU
7 4 (2.17%) Xen
8 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.54%) UAG
8 1 (0.54%) XenServer
8 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.89%) SCOM
2 7 (3.80%) SCCM
3 2 (1.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.09%) Cacti
3 2 (1.09%) Puppet
3 2 (1.09%) Ansible
3 2 (1.09%) Opsview
4 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (25.54%) Microsoft
2 46 (25.00%) VMware
3 24 (13.04%) Citrix
4 20 (10.87%) NetApp
5 19 (10.33%) Oracle
5 19 (10.33%) Cisco
6 11 (5.98%) EMC
7 10 (5.43%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.26%) Dell
9 5 (2.72%) SAP
9 5 (2.72%) IBM
9 5 (2.72%) Perforce
9 5 (2.72%) Mitel
10 3 (1.63%) Google
10 3 (1.63%) ProCurve
10 3 (1.63%) NETGEAR
10 3 (1.63%) Meru Networks
10 3 (1.63%) HP
10 3 (1.63%) ESRI
10 3 (1.63%) 3Com
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