The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 82 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.84% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Median salary £45,000 £26,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.07% -38.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,550 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,550 £48,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
Systems Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1021 1382 1467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.33% 95.57% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 661 875 988
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Edinburgh region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) NAS
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) CentOS
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
7 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 2 (18.18%) Check_MK
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) NAS
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Process Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (18.18%) MetaFrame
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Check_MK
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Altiris
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
3 2 (18.18%) Percona
3 2 (18.18%) Perforce
3 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian