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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 172 142 162
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 92 122 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 1.60% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.69% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83 103 110
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7634 7224 8264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.74% 94.54% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6360 6183 7041
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 31 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 31 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 31 £45,000 +32.35% 6
Hertfordshire 0 22 £44,000 +20.54% 4
Bedfordshire -19 22 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Essex +5 12 £47,500 -22.44% 3
Suffolk -10 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Norfolk +11 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 109 (53.17%) Windows
2 83 (40.49%) Microsoft
3 69 (33.66%) MS Exchange
4 66 (32.20%) VMware
5 59 (28.78%) DNS
6 53 (25.85%) SQL
7 52 (25.37%) TCP/IP
8 51 (24.88%) Linux
9 50 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (22.93%) SQL Server
11 46 (22.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 46 (22.44%) Firewall
11 46 (22.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 45 (21.95%) Citrix
13 42 (20.49%) LAN
13 42 (20.49%) DHCP
14 38 (18.54%) SAN
15 36 (17.56%) Cisco
16 35 (17.07%) MS Excel
17 34 (16.59%) WAN
18 33 (16.10%) UNIX
18 33 (16.10%) Active Directory
18 33 (16.10%) Degree
19 32 (15.61%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
19 32 (15.61%) SharePoint
20 31 (15.12%) NetApp
21 30 (14.63%) IIS
21 30 (14.63%) Validation
21 30 (14.63%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (33.66%) MS Exchange
2 46 (22.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (15.61%) SharePoint
4 30 (14.63%) IIS
5 23 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (8.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (7.32%) Apache
7 15 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (3.41%) Lync
10 6 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.93%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.46%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.49%) Jetty
14 1 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 35 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 28 (13.66%) MS Office
3 5 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.46%) Simulink
5 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
1 2 (0.98%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.85%) Office 365
2 10 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.41%) SaaS
4 5 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.46%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.46%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (28.78%) DNS
2 52 (25.37%) TCP/IP
3 46 (22.44%) Firewall
4 42 (20.49%) LAN
4 42 (20.49%) DHCP
5 38 (18.54%) SAN
6 34 (16.59%) WAN
7 24 (11.71%) Internet
8 23 (11.22%) Wireless
9 22 (10.73%) NAS
10 20 (9.76%) VPN
11 11 (5.37%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (5.37%) WLAN
12 10 (4.88%) HTTP
13 9 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (3.41%) Network Security
14 7 (3.41%) Radio Access Network
15 6 (2.93%) HTTPS
15 6 (2.93%) SSL
15 6 (2.93%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.34%) MySQL
3 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.49%) Big Data
7 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.49%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (9.27%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (2.44%) JIRA
2 5 (2.44%) Subversion
3 4 (1.95%) Maven
4 3 (1.46%) LLVM
4 3 (1.46%) GCC
4 3 (1.46%) Ant
4 3 (1.46%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.98%) JUnit
5 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.49%) Hudson
6 1 (0.49%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (6.34%) Manufacturing
2 12 (5.85%) Finance
3 9 (4.39%) Military
4 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.44%) Electronics
6 4 (1.95%) Automotive
7 3 (1.46%) Marketing
7 3 (1.46%) Law
7 3 (1.46%) Games
7 3 (1.46%) Billing
8 2 (0.98%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.98%) Back Office
8 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.49%) Avionics
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.41%) Web Services
2 4 (1.95%) WinForms
2 4 (1.95%) .NET
3 3 (1.46%) JSON
3 3 (1.46%) CSS
3 3 (1.46%) XML
3 3 (1.46%) HTML
3 3 (1.46%) LAMP
4 2 (0.98%) JSP
4 2 (0.98%) Sass
4 2 (0.98%) Backbone.js
4 2 (0.98%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.98%) jQuery
4 2 (0.98%) Google Maps API
4 2 (0.98%) HTML5
5 1 (0.49%) POSIX
5 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.29%) Firmware
2 15 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.37%) Replication
4 10 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.93%) Open Source
6 5 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.44%) Clustering
7 4 (1.95%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.46%) Streaming Media
8 3 (1.46%) IPTV
8 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.98%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.98%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.98%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.49%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.49%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 109 (53.17%) Windows
2 51 (24.88%) Linux
3 50 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (16.10%) UNIX
5 32 (15.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.90%) CentOS
9 7 (3.41%) Debian
10 6 (2.93%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.44%) Windows Vista
11 5 (2.44%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.95%) Fedora
12 4 (1.95%) AIX
12 4 (1.95%) HPUX
12 4 (1.95%) Solaris
12 4 (1.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.63%) Validation
2 25 (12.20%) ITIL
3 15 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (6.83%) Service Delivery
5 13 (6.34%) Software Engineering
6 11 (5.37%) Network Management
7 9 (4.39%) Software Deployment
7 9 (4.39%) Project Management
8 8 (3.90%) Network Design
8 8 (3.90%) UML
8 8 (3.90%) Capacity Management
8 8 (3.90%) DevOps
9 7 (3.41%) Data Protection
9 7 (3.41%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.93%) Migration
10 6 (2.93%) Service Management
10 6 (2.93%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (2.93%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (2.93%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (2.93%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.85%) SQL
2 18 (8.78%) C
2 18 (8.78%) Bash Shell
3 16 (7.80%) Python
4 15 (7.32%) PowerShell
5 14 (6.83%) C++
5 14 (6.83%) Perl
6 8 (3.90%) MATLAB
6 8 (3.90%) PHP
6 8 (3.90%) Java
7 5 (2.44%) VBScript
7 5 (2.44%) VB
8 4 (1.95%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.95%) C#
9 3 (1.46%) Embedded C
9 3 (1.46%) Embedded C++
9 3 (1.46%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.98%) Ruby
10 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.49%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 46 (22.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (16.10%) Degree
3 24 (11.71%) MCSA
3 24 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (10.73%) Security Cleared
5 21 (10.24%) CCNP
6 20 (9.76%) CCNA
6 20 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (9.76%) MCITP
7 19 (9.27%) MCSE
8 13 (6.34%) MCP
9 11 (5.37%) NCDA
9 11 (5.37%) NCIE
10 9 (4.39%) CCA
10 9 (4.39%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (3.90%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.93%) MCTS
13 5 (2.44%) Security+ Certification
14 4 (1.95%) RHCE
14 4 (1.95%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (2.93%) GAMP
1 6 (2.93%) GCP
1 6 (2.93%) GMP
2 3 (1.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 33 (16.10%) Active Directory
2 32 (15.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 20 (9.76%) XenApp
5 18 (8.78%) ISA Server
6 17 (8.29%) KVM
6 17 (8.29%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (4.88%) vSphere
7 10 (4.88%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.93%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.93%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (2.93%) UAG
9 5 (2.44%) MetaFrame
9 5 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.46%) QEMU
10 3 (1.46%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.98%) Xen
12 1 (0.49%) XenServer
12 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (7.32%) SCCM
2 13 (6.34%) Backup Exec
3 12 (5.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (3.90%) Puppet
5 7 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (2.44%) Nessus
7 4 (1.95%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.46%) SCOM
9 2 (0.98%) Ansible
10 1 (0.49%) Cacti
10 1 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.49%) Salt
10 1 (0.49%) Opsview
Vendors
1 83 (40.49%) Microsoft
2 66 (32.20%) VMware
3 45 (21.95%) Citrix
4 36 (17.56%) Cisco
5 31 (15.12%) NetApp
6 21 (10.24%) Oracle
7 18 (8.78%) Symantec
8 17 (8.29%) Red Hat
9 9 (4.39%) HP
10 8 (3.90%) Websense
11 7 (3.41%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.93%) EMC
12 6 (2.93%) Google
13 5 (2.44%) Dell
13 5 (2.44%) Veritas
14 4 (1.95%) AppSense
14 4 (1.95%) CommVault
14 4 (1.95%) Sun
14 4 (1.95%) WatchGuard
14 4 (1.95%) Veeam
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