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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 90 107 78
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 8 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% 0.25% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.27% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £30,000 - £31,250
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 - £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
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
1252 1492 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.56% 94.85% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 780 966 596
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Replication
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) IPv4
3 1 (10.00%) L2TP
3 1 (10.00%) PPTP
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) PBX
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) BCP
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) pfSense
3 1 (10.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
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