The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 99 106 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 3 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.48% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.50% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £28,500 £28,793 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.01% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £24,300 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £29,086 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
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
1310 1585 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.13% 95.54% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1017 632
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2015, 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 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Emacs
5 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Emacs
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Fedora
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 9 days ago