The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 169 206 181
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 73 55 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.25% 0.80% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.82% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 59 37 62
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,400 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,850
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,875 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.18%

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
5673 6683 6992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.96% 97.00% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4658 5528 5674
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +35 26 £50,000 +47.05% 2
Hertfordshire +22 22 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 19 £43,000 +1.17% 2
Bedfordshire +7 5 £45,000 +3.44%
Norfolk -14 1 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 80 (49.69%) Windows
2 68 (42.24%) Linux
3 64 (39.75%) Microsoft
4 41 (25.47%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (24.84%) Windows Server
6 37 (22.98%) VMware
7 33 (20.50%) Configuration Management
8 31 (19.25%) Red Hat
8 31 (19.25%) SCCM
8 31 (19.25%) Ansible
9 30 (18.63%) Opscode Chef
9 30 (18.63%) Bash Shell
9 30 (18.63%) Puppet
10 29 (18.01%) Python
11 28 (17.39%) Data Centre
12 27 (16.77%) MS Exchange
12 27 (16.77%) TCP/IP
12 27 (16.77%) DNS
12 27 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (16.77%) PowerShell
13 26 (16.15%) Active Directory
14 25 (15.53%) DevOps
15 23 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
15 23 (14.29%) Unix
15 23 (14.29%) Degree
15 23 (14.29%) Telecoms
16 22 (13.66%) C
17 20 (12.42%) C++
17 20 (12.42%) Perl
17 20 (12.42%) Software Engineering

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (16.77%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.94%) Apache
3 14 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.59%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (4.35%) IIS
7 6 (3.73%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.73%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.11%) Alfresco
8 5 (3.11%) Captiva
8 5 (3.11%) Documentum
8 5 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.86%) nginx
10 1 (0.62%) Confluence
10 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) assyst
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (25.47%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (8.70%) SaaS
4 12 (7.45%) Office 365
5 5 (3.11%) IaaS
5 5 (3.11%) PaaS
6 4 (2.48%) iTunes
7 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.77%) DNS
1 27 (16.77%) TCP/IP
2 16 (9.94%) Wireless
3 14 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (8.07%) Firewall
4 13 (8.07%) SAN
5 11 (6.83%) HTTP
6 10 (6.21%) Bluetooth
6 10 (6.21%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (6.21%) DHCP
6 10 (6.21%) SNMP
7 8 (4.97%) LAN
8 7 (4.35%) VPN
8 7 (4.35%) WAN
9 6 (3.73%) SMTP
9 6 (3.73%) WLAN
10 5 (3.11%) Broadband
10 5 (3.11%) Ethernet
10 5 (3.11%) FTP
10 5 (3.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.94%) MySQL
2 15 (9.32%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (10.56%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.97%) CppUnit
2 8 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.97%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.48%) JIRA
4 3 (1.86%) Buildbot
4 3 (1.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.86%) Subversion
5 1 (0.62%) Ant
5 1 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.83%) Electronics
3 9 (5.59%) Aerospace
4 8 (4.97%) Automotive
5 4 (2.48%) Finance
6 3 (1.86%) Law
6 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.62%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.62%) German Language
7 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.62%) Military
7 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.70%) .NET
2 12 (7.45%) Web Services
3 9 (5.59%) LAMP
4 8 (4.97%) XML
5 5 (3.11%) CSS
5 5 (3.11%) HTML
6 3 (1.86%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.86%) Classic ASP
6 3 (1.86%) JSON
6 3 (1.86%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (1.86%) SAML
7 2 (1.24%) Middleware
8 1 (0.62%) Node.js
8 1 (0.62%) OpenCL
8 1 (0.62%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.94%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.07%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.45%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (4.97%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.11%) Client/Server
6 5 (3.11%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.48%) e-Health
7 4 (2.48%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.48%) User Experience
8 3 (1.86%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.86%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.86%) Replication
9 2 (1.24%) Biology
9 2 (1.24%) CMDB
9 2 (1.24%) Statistics
10 1 (0.62%) iPhone
10 1 (0.62%) NHS
10 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 80 (49.69%) Windows
2 68 (42.24%) Linux
3 40 (24.84%) Windows Server
4 23 (14.29%) Unix
5 17 (10.56%) Ubuntu
5 17 (10.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (6.21%) Android
8 10 (6.21%) Apple iOS
8 10 (6.21%) Debian
9 5 (3.11%) Fedora
10 4 (2.48%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.86%) CentOS
12 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.24%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.62%) Solaris
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.50%) Configuration Management
2 25 (15.53%) DevOps
3 20 (12.42%) Software Engineering
4 15 (9.32%) High Availability
5 13 (8.07%) Software Architecture
6 12 (7.45%) ITIL
6 12 (7.45%) Load Balancing
7 11 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (6.21%) Capacity Management
9 9 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.59%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.97%) Automated Testing
10 8 (4.97%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.97%) Mentoring
10 8 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (4.35%) Open Source
12 6 (3.73%) Change Management
12 6 (3.73%) Service Management
13 5 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.63%) Bash Shell
2 29 (18.01%) Python
3 27 (16.77%) PowerShell
4 22 (13.66%) C
5 20 (12.42%) C++
5 20 (12.42%) Perl
6 18 (11.18%) SQL
7 5 (3.11%) Ada
7 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.11%) PHP
8 4 (2.48%) VB
9 3 (1.86%) C#
9 3 (1.86%) Ruby
10 2 (1.24%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.62%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (14.29%) Degree
2 10 (6.21%) SC Cleared
2 10 (6.21%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (3.11%) MCITP
4 5 (3.11%) MCSE
5 4 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.86%) HNC
6 3 (1.86%) PhD
7 2 (1.24%) RHCE
8 1 (0.62%) CCNA
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.62%) HND
8 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) MISRA
2 4 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.86%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (16.15%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.45%) vSphere
4 10 (6.21%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.11%) Docker
5 5 (3.11%) KVM
5 5 (3.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (3.11%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.86%) NFS
6 3 (1.86%) Samba
6 3 (1.86%) XenApp
6 3 (1.86%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (19.25%) Ansible
1 31 (19.25%) SCCM
2 30 (18.63%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (18.63%) Puppet
3 15 (9.32%) SCOM
4 7 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (3.11%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (2.48%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (2.48%) Nagios
6 4 (2.48%) OpenView
6 4 (2.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (2.48%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.48%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.24%) Terraform
8 2 (1.24%) vRealize
9 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 64 (39.75%) Microsoft
2 37 (22.98%) VMware
3 31 (19.25%) Red Hat
4 19 (11.80%) Cisco
5 13 (8.07%) HP
6 10 (6.21%) IBM
6 10 (6.21%) Splunk
7 9 (5.59%) EMC
8 8 (4.97%) Citrix
8 8 (4.97%) Clearswift
9 7 (4.35%) Oracle
10 6 (3.73%) Apple
11 5 (3.11%) NetApp
11 5 (3.11%) Proofpoint
11 5 (3.11%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.48%) BMC
12 4 (2.48%) Infoblox
12 4 (2.48%) Juniper
12 4 (2.48%) Symantec
12 4 (2.48%) Veeam
Essex
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wickford, Essex
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Gardline Geosurvey Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k-55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Fantastic Salary and Benefits
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