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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 177 165 150
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 84 99 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.40% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.46% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 68 85 112
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £30,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
6941 6791 8021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 95.88% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 5529 6919
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 £26,000 £25,500
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +15 38 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Essex +2 25 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -3 13 £36,000 +8.27%
Suffolk +2 5 £30,000 -3.22% 3
Norfolk -1 2 £25,000 -23.07%
Bedfordshire -35 1 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 95 (54.60%) Windows
2 48 (27.59%) Linux
2 48 (27.59%) VMware
3 43 (24.71%) Microsoft
4 39 (22.41%) Degree
5 34 (19.54%) Active Directory
5 34 (19.54%) MS Exchange
6 32 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (17.24%) Hyper-V
8 29 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 27 (15.52%) Firewall
10 26 (14.94%) Validation
11 25 (14.37%) C
12 23 (13.22%) Project Management
12 23 (13.22%) Software Engineering
12 23 (13.22%) SC Cleared
12 23 (13.22%) Rational DOORS
12 23 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (12.64%) Configuration Management
14 21 (12.07%) SAN
15 20 (11.49%) SQL
15 20 (11.49%) Web Services
16 19 (10.92%) Citrix
17 17 (9.77%) NetApp
17 17 (9.77%) SQL Server
17 17 (9.77%) Requirements Management
18 16 (9.20%) Computer Science
18 16 (9.20%) Electronics
18 16 (9.20%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 34 (19.54%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.60%) IIS
4 7 (4.02%) Apache
4 7 (4.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (4.02%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.15%) Lync
7 2 (1.15%) JBoss
7 2 (1.15%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.75%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.15%) Simulink
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) NASTRAN
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.15%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.57%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.30%) Office 365
5 2 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.52%) Firewall
2 21 (12.07%) SAN
3 16 (9.20%) TCP/IP
4 15 (8.62%) LAN
5 14 (8.05%) WAN
6 11 (6.32%) DNS
7 8 (4.60%) 3G
7 8 (4.60%) LTE
7 8 (4.60%) 4G
8 7 (4.02%) DHCP
9 6 (3.45%) Wireless
9 6 (3.45%) 2G
10 5 (2.87%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (2.87%) Intranet
10 5 (2.87%) Internet
11 4 (2.30%) VPN
11 4 (2.30%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.72%) HTTP
12 3 (1.72%) 3GPP
12 3 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.30%) MySQL
3 1 (0.57%) Informix
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.57%) Text Mining
3 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (13.22%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.45%) LabVIEW
3 5 (2.87%) GCC
3 5 (2.87%) LLVM
4 2 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.15%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.57%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.57%) Maven
5 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.57%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (9.20%) Electronics
2 9 (5.17%) Finance
3 8 (4.60%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.02%) Automotive
4 7 (4.02%) Law
5 6 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.45%) Games
5 6 (3.45%) Military
6 4 (2.30%) Publishing
7 2 (1.15%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Retail
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.49%) Web Services
2 13 (7.47%) .NET
3 6 (3.45%) HTML
3 6 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.45%) CSS
3 6 (3.45%) WinForms
3 6 (3.45%) Ajax
4 5 (2.87%) Classic ASP
4 5 (2.87%) jQuery
5 3 (1.72%) LAMP
6 2 (1.15%) J2EE
7 1 (0.57%) XML
7 1 (0.57%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.57%) EDI
7 1 (0.57%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.57%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.57%) GWT
7 1 (0.57%) Spring
7 1 (0.57%) RESTful
7 1 (0.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.20%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.60%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (4.02%) GIS
4 7 (4.02%) Cryptography
5 6 (3.45%) CCTV
5 6 (3.45%) Chemistry
5 6 (3.45%) Telematics
5 6 (3.45%) EqualLogic
6 5 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.30%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.30%) Streaming Music
8 3 (1.72%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.15%) Physics
9 2 (1.15%) Robotics
9 2 (1.15%) Replication
10 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.57%) Statistics
10 1 (0.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.57%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 95 (54.60%) Windows
2 48 (27.59%) Linux
3 23 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (12.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (8.62%) Windows 7
6 11 (6.32%) UNIX
7 6 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.94%) Validation
2 23 (13.22%) Software Engineering
2 23 (13.22%) Project Management
3 22 (12.64%) Configuration Management
4 17 (9.77%) Requirements Management
5 13 (7.47%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (6.90%) Change Management
7 11 (6.32%) Use Case
8 10 (5.75%) UML
9 9 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (4.60%) Network Design
10 8 (4.60%) ITIL
10 8 (4.60%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.60%) Test Scripting
10 8 (4.60%) Product Management
11 7 (4.02%) Test Planning
11 7 (4.02%) CAD
11 7 (4.02%) Information Security
11 7 (4.02%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.02%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.37%) C
2 20 (11.49%) SQL
3 13 (7.47%) Python
4 12 (6.90%) C#
5 10 (5.75%) C++
5 10 (5.75%) Java
6 8 (4.60%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.60%) MATLAB
7 6 (3.45%) Objective-C
7 6 (3.45%) VB
8 5 (2.87%) Perl
8 5 (2.87%) VB6
9 4 (2.30%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.72%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (1.72%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.15%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.15%) PHP
11 2 (1.15%) ABAP
12 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (22.41%) Degree
2 29 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 23 (13.22%) SC Cleared
4 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (8.05%) DV Cleared
6 9 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.45%) MCSE
7 6 (3.45%) NCDA
7 6 (3.45%) NCIE
7 6 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (3.45%) ISTQB
8 5 (2.87%) MCSA
8 5 (2.87%) Postgraduate
8 5 (2.87%) MCITP
8 5 (2.87%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.72%) MCP
9 3 (1.72%) HP ASE
9 3 (1.72%) HP MASE
10 2 (1.15%) VCP4
10 2 (1.15%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.02%) ISO 9000
1 7 (4.02%) IEC 61508
2 4 (2.30%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.57%) JTAG
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 34 (19.54%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.32%) Firmware
5 7 (4.02%) XenApp
5 7 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.87%) QEMU
6 5 (2.87%) KVM
7 4 (2.30%) Varnish
7 4 (2.30%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.30%) Squid
7 4 (2.30%) Xen
8 2 (1.15%) vSphere
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (5.75%) SCOM
2 9 (5.17%) SCCM
3 6 (3.45%) Opsview
3 6 (3.45%) Cacti
4 2 (1.15%) Puppet
5 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.57%) Ansible
5 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.57%) WSUS
5 1 (0.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 48 (27.59%) VMware
2 43 (24.71%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.92%) Citrix
4 17 (9.77%) NetApp
5 14 (8.05%) EMC
6 13 (7.47%) Cisco
7 11 (6.32%) Oracle
8 9 (5.17%) Dell
9 7 (4.02%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.87%) Symantec
10 5 (2.87%) IBM
11 4 (2.30%) Adobe
11 4 (2.30%) HP
12 3 (1.72%) SAP
12 3 (1.72%) Meru Networks
12 3 (1.72%) 3Com
12 3 (1.72%) Mitel
12 3 (1.72%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.72%) NETGEAR
13 2 (1.15%) Lumension
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Explore Group
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Anglia
HP
Posted: 16 days ago