The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 178 133 162
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 93 128 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.17% 1.66% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.75% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 82 109 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7631 7312 8121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.61% 94.67% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6276 6918
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -9 28 £42,500 +25.00% 4
Bedfordshire -20 25 £40,000 -16.66% 1
Hertfordshire -8 20 £42,500 +16.43% 3
Essex -1 12 £47,500 -17.39%
Suffolk -14 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Norfolk +16 4 £33,750 +12.50%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 112 (53.33%) Windows
2 85 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 69 (32.86%) MS Exchange
4 68 (32.38%) VMware
5 64 (30.48%) DNS
6 63 (30.00%) SQL
7 53 (25.24%) Firewall
8 52 (24.76%) TCP/IP
8 52 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (23.33%) SQL Server
9 49 (23.33%) Linux
10 48 (22.86%) LAN
11 47 (22.38%) Citrix
11 47 (22.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 46 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 44 (20.95%) DHCP
14 42 (20.00%) SAN
15 38 (18.10%) Cisco
15 38 (18.10%) WAN
15 38 (18.10%) Degree
16 37 (17.62%) MS Excel
17 35 (16.67%) UNIX
17 35 (16.67%) IIS
18 34 (16.19%) Active Directory
18 34 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
19 33 (15.71%) SharePoint
19 33 (15.71%) Validation
19 33 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (14.76%) Hyper-V
21 30 (14.29%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 69 (32.86%) MS Exchange
2 46 (21.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (16.67%) IIS
4 33 (15.71%) SharePoint
5 24 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (8.10%) Apache
8 15 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (3.33%) Lync
10 7 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (1.43%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.48%) Jetty
15 1 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 37 (17.62%) MS Excel
2 30 (14.29%) MS Office
3 6 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.43%) Simulink
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) assyst
1 2 (0.95%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.24%) SaaS
1 11 (5.24%) Office 365
2 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.43%) Google Compute Engine
4 3 (1.43%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (30.48%) DNS
2 53 (25.24%) Firewall
3 52 (24.76%) TCP/IP
4 48 (22.86%) LAN
5 44 (20.95%) DHCP
6 42 (20.00%) SAN
7 38 (18.10%) WAN
8 27 (12.86%) VPN
9 24 (11.43%) NAS
10 19 (9.05%) Internet
10 19 (9.05%) Wireless
11 9 (4.29%) MPLS
11 9 (4.29%) HTTP
12 8 (3.81%) SSL
13 7 (3.33%) WLAN
13 7 (3.33%) Network Security
13 7 (3.33%) iSCSI
13 7 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (2.86%) VLAN
14 6 (2.86%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.14%) MySQL
3 10 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.48%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (8.57%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.38%) Subversion
3 4 (1.90%) Maven
4 3 (1.43%) JIRA
4 3 (1.43%) Ant
5 2 (0.95%) JUnit
5 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.95%) LLVM
5 2 (0.95%) GCC
5 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.48%) Hudson
6 1 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (6.67%) Finance
2 13 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.29%) Military
4 6 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.38%) Electronics
5 5 (2.38%) Automotive
6 3 (1.43%) Law
6 3 (1.43%) Billing
6 3 (1.43%) Marketing
6 3 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.95%) Back Office
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.33%) Web Services
2 4 (1.90%) .NET
2 4 (1.90%) WinForms
3 3 (1.43%) JSON
3 3 (1.43%) CSS
3 3 (1.43%) XML
3 3 (1.43%) HTML
3 3 (1.43%) LAMP
4 2 (0.95%) JSP
4 2 (0.95%) jQuery
4 2 (0.95%) Google Maps API
4 2 (0.95%) HTML5
4 2 (0.95%) Backbone.js
4 2 (0.95%) Sass
4 2 (0.95%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.48%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.10%) Firmware
2 15 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.19%) Replication
4 8 (3.81%) Open Source
5 7 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.86%) Clustering
7 5 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.43%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.43%) CCTV
9 2 (0.95%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.95%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.95%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.48%) Telematics
10 1 (0.48%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 112 (53.33%) Windows
2 52 (24.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (23.33%) Linux
4 35 (16.67%) UNIX
5 34 (16.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.81%) CentOS
8 8 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.33%) Debian
10 6 (2.86%) Windows Vista
11 5 (2.38%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.90%) Fedora
12 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.90%) AIX
12 4 (1.90%) HPUX
12 4 (1.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (15.71%) Validation
2 26 (12.38%) ITIL
3 20 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 17 (8.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (5.71%) Software Engineering
5 12 (5.71%) Capacity Management
6 10 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 10 (4.76%) DevOps
6 10 (4.76%) Service Management
7 8 (3.81%) Project Management
8 7 (3.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.33%) UML
8 7 (3.33%) Migration
8 7 (3.33%) Network Management
9 6 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (2.86%) Incident Management
9 6 (2.86%) Data Protection
9 6 (2.86%) Product Management
9 6 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.00%) SQL
2 18 (8.57%) C
3 16 (7.62%) PowerShell
3 16 (7.62%) Bash Shell
4 14 (6.67%) C++
4 14 (6.67%) Python
4 14 (6.67%) Perl
5 8 (3.81%) MATLAB
5 8 (3.81%) Java
6 6 (2.86%) PHP
7 5 (2.38%) VBScript
7 5 (2.38%) VB
8 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.90%) C#
9 3 (1.43%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.43%) Embedded C
9 3 (1.43%) Embedded C++
10 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.95%) Ruby
11 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (22.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (18.10%) Degree
3 25 (11.90%) MCSA
4 23 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (10.48%) CCNP
6 21 (10.00%) MCSE
6 21 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 19 (9.05%) MCITP
7 19 (9.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (9.05%) CCNA
8 14 (6.67%) MCP
9 10 (4.76%) NCDA
9 10 (4.76%) NCIE
10 9 (4.29%) CCA
10 9 (4.29%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (3.81%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (2.38%) MCTS
14 4 (1.90%) RHCE
14 4 (1.90%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (2.86%) GAMP
1 6 (2.86%) GCP
1 6 (2.86%) GMP
2 3 (1.43%) SLA
2 3 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (16.19%) Active Directory
2 33 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (14.76%) Hyper-V
4 21 (10.00%) XenApp
5 19 (9.05%) ISA Server
6 13 (6.19%) vSphere
6 13 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (6.19%) KVM
7 10 (4.76%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.33%) Terminal Services
8 7 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (3.33%) UAG
9 6 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (2.86%) MetaFrame
10 3 (1.43%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.95%) Xen
11 2 (0.95%) QEMU
12 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 14 (6.67%) SCCM
2 12 (5.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (4.76%) Puppet
4 9 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.29%) Nessus
5 6 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.90%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.43%) Opsview
7 3 (1.43%) SCOM
7 3 (1.43%) Cacti
8 2 (0.95%) Ansible
9 1 (0.48%) Salt
9 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 85 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 68 (32.38%) VMware
3 47 (22.38%) Citrix
4 38 (18.10%) Cisco
5 30 (14.29%) NetApp
6 27 (12.86%) Oracle
7 20 (9.52%) Symantec
8 15 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 11 (5.24%) CheckPoint
10 9 (4.29%) HP
11 8 (3.81%) Websense
12 7 (3.33%) Dell
13 6 (2.86%) EMC
13 6 (2.86%) Google
14 5 (2.38%) Veritas
15 4 (1.90%) Sun
15 4 (1.90%) WatchGuard
15 4 (1.90%) AppSense
15 4 (1.90%) CommVault
15 4 (1.90%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Volt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + be - training, pens, health +
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to circa £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Anglia
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago