The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 17 April 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 106 68 92
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 9 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 1.36% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £28,793 £27,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -28.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,550 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £29,086 £32,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1596 1052 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.51% 95.55% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 614 1021
Average salary £42,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Engineer
Scotland

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) System Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) LTE
4 2 (14.29%) OFDM
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) Mitel
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics
4 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (14.29%) PBX
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) 802.11
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) OFDM
1 2 (14.29%) LTE
1 2 (14.29%) PBX
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) System Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) HND
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Nortel
1 2 (14.29%) Mitel
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter
2 1 (7.14%) Sage
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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