The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 286 315 241
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -74
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1073 965 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.05% 0.88% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.93% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 927 808 1072
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% -0.65%
Systems Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in England

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 407 £48,500 +7.77% 50
South East +61 306 £40,000 - 41
South West +23 116 £37,500 - 17
East of England +10 98 £39,600 -1.00% 18
North West -7 43 £34,000 -2.85% 8
East Midlands +4 38 £35,282 -21.59% 8
Yorkshire -31 36 £37,500 -10.71% 10
West Midlands 0 26 £31,500 -2.32% 14
North East - 4 £36,250 -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1150 (55.08%) Windows
2 828 (39.66%) Linux
3 747 (35.78%) VMware
4 688 (32.95%) Microsoft
5 579 (27.73%) Active Directory
6 494 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 487 (23.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 416 (19.92%) Firewall
9 389 (18.63%) Cisco
9 389 (18.63%) SAN
10 388 (18.58%) SQL
11 385 (18.44%) DNS
12 382 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 380 (18.20%) SQL Server
14 356 (17.05%) MS Exchange
15 355 (17.00%) ITIL
16 354 (16.95%) MS Excel
17 316 (15.13%) TCP/IP
18 314 (15.04%) Finance
19 309 (14.80%) Degree
20 304 (14.56%) Python
21 280 (13.41%) DevOps
22 266 (12.74%) Puppet
23 265 (12.69%) Perl
24 246 (11.78%) UNIX
25 236 (11.30%) PowerShell
26 235 (11.25%) Data Centre
27 230 (11.02%) Red Hat
27 230 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
28 219 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 356 (17.05%) MS Exchange
2 219 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 207 (9.91%) IIS
4 203 (9.72%) Apache
5 99 (4.74%) SharePoint
6 98 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 88 (4.21%) Lync
7 88 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 85 (4.07%) Tomcat
9 59 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 56 (2.68%) nginx
11 44 (2.11%) JBoss
12 33 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 30 (1.44%) OpenStack
14 26 (1.25%) Confluence
15 25 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
16 20 (0.96%) CMS
16 20 (0.96%) Drupal
17 16 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
18 15 (0.72%) GlassFish
Applications
1 354 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 158 (7.57%) MS Office
3 28 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.43%) MS Project
6 8 (0.38%) Simulink
7 7 (0.34%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.14%) Abaqus
10 2 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.096%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 11 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (0.38%) LabWindows
3 6 (0.29%) Infor CRM
3 6 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.048%) assyst
6 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.048%) RMDS
6 1 (0.048%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.048%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.048%) Magento
6 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 165 (7.90%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (4.55%) Office 365
3 57 (2.73%) SaaS
4 44 (2.11%) PaaS
4 44 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 43 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.81%) IaaS
7 12 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.57%) GitHub
8 11 (0.53%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.38%) SoftLayer
10 7 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.24%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.14%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.14%) Joyent
14 1 (0.048%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 416 (19.92%) Firewall
2 389 (18.63%) SAN
3 385 (18.44%) DNS
4 316 (15.13%) TCP/IP
5 179 (8.57%) LAN
6 173 (8.29%) WAN
7 170 (8.14%) DHCP
8 138 (6.61%) VPN
9 113 (5.41%) Internet
10 110 (5.27%) VoIP
11 84 (4.02%) VLAN
12 69 (3.30%) SSL
13 64 (3.07%) NAS
14 61 (2.92%) Wireless
15 53 (2.54%) HTTP
15 53 (2.54%) iSCSI
16 48 (2.30%) SMTP
17 46 (2.20%) LDAP
18 34 (1.63%) PBX
18 34 (1.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (18.20%) SQL Server
2 197 (9.43%) MySQL
3 74 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (2.01%) MongoDB
5 41 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 35 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
7 30 (1.44%) Big Data
8 28 (1.34%) Oracle Database
9 23 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (1.05%) Redis
11 21 (1.01%) NoSQL
11 21 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (0.72%) Hadoop
15 13 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (0.57%) DB2
16 12 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (3.21%) Subversion
1 67 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 66 (3.16%) Rational DOORS
3 58 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 34 (1.63%) JIRA
5 23 (1.10%) TeamCity
6 17 (0.81%) Visual Studio
7 11 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
8 9 (0.43%) Maven
8 9 (0.43%) LabVIEW
8 9 (0.43%) Bugzilla
9 8 (0.38%) Selenium
10 7 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.29%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.24%) Hudson
12 5 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.19%) TestDirector
13 4 (0.19%) Ant
14 3 (0.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 314 (15.04%) Finance
2 127 (6.08%) Telecoms
3 69 (3.30%) Electronics
4 62 (2.97%) Banking
4 62 (2.97%) Retail
5 51 (2.44%) Back Office
6 38 (1.82%) Automotive
7 36 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 33 (1.58%) Financial Institution
9 28 (1.34%) Marketing
10 26 (1.25%) Law
10 26 (1.25%) Military
11 25 (1.20%) Games
12 24 (1.15%) Front Office
13 17 (0.81%) Legal
14 13 (0.62%) Advertising
15 12 (0.57%) French Language
15 12 (0.57%) German Language
15 12 (0.57%) Spanish Language
16 10 (0.48%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (4.31%) Web Services
2 89 (4.26%) .NET
3 57 (2.73%) LAMP
4 43 (2.06%) ASP.NET
5 39 (1.87%) HTML
6 36 (1.72%) CSS
7 31 (1.48%) XML
8 30 (1.44%) JSP
9 29 (1.39%) Middleware
10 21 (1.01%) Software Packaging
11 20 (0.96%) REST
12 19 (0.91%) Ajax
13 13 (0.62%) Sensu
14 12 (0.57%) OAuth
14 12 (0.57%) .NET Framework
15 11 (0.53%) SAML
15 11 (0.53%) Classic ASP
15 11 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
16 10 (0.48%) Application Packaging
16 10 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 235 (11.25%) Data Centre
2 123 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (5.60%) Computer Science
4 109 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 84 (4.02%) Clustering
6 62 (2.97%) Replication
7 49 (2.35%) Blackberry
8 40 (1.92%) EqualLogic
9 38 (1.82%) Mathematics
10 36 (1.72%) Hedge funds
11 35 (1.68%) Statistics
12 30 (1.44%) Thin Client
12 30 (1.44%) Fat Client
13 25 (1.20%) iPhone
13 25 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
14 21 (1.01%) GIS
14 21 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 20 (0.96%) Physics
16 19 (0.91%) User Experience
16 19 (0.91%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1150 (55.08%) Windows
2 828 (39.66%) Linux
3 487 (23.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 382 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 246 (11.78%) UNIX
6 210 (10.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 195 (9.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 140 (6.70%) CentOS
9 133 (6.37%) Windows 7
10 88 (4.21%) Solaris
11 84 (4.02%) Ubuntu
12 69 (3.30%) Windows XP
13 51 (2.44%) Windows 8
14 47 (2.25%) Debian
15 30 (1.44%) Fedora
16 26 (1.25%) Android
17 24 (1.15%) Mac OS X
17 24 (1.15%) Windows 2000
18 21 (1.01%) AIX
19 15 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (17.00%) ITIL
2 280 (13.41%) DevOps
3 190 (9.10%) Project Management
4 172 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 143 (6.85%) Configuration Management
7 106 (5.08%) E-Commerce
8 100 (4.79%) Change Management
8 100 (4.79%) Software Engineering
9 90 (4.31%) Service Management
10 78 (3.74%) Validation
11 77 (3.69%) Incident Management
12 66 (3.16%) Information Security
13 65 (3.11%) Open Source
14 58 (2.78%) Migration
14 58 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
14 58 (2.78%) Mentoring
15 57 (2.73%) Service Delivery
16 54 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
17 53 (2.54%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 388 (18.58%) SQL
2 304 (14.56%) Python
3 265 (12.69%) Perl
4 236 (11.30%) PowerShell
5 197 (9.43%) Java
6 180 (8.62%) Bash Shell
7 132 (6.32%) C
8 120 (5.75%) Ruby
9 105 (5.03%) PHP
10 93 (4.45%) Shell Script
11 89 (4.26%) C++
12 64 (3.07%) C#
13 57 (2.73%) JavaScript
14 29 (1.39%) VBScript
14 29 (1.39%) Korn
15 22 (1.05%) MATLAB
16 15 (0.72%) VB
17 14 (0.67%) PL/SQL
18 13 (0.62%) Bourne shell
19 7 (0.34%) AWK
Qualifications
1 309 (14.80%) Degree
2 230 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 189 (9.05%) Security Cleared
4 165 (7.90%) MCSE
5 149 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 124 (5.94%) SC Cleared
7 109 (5.22%) CCNA
8 85 (4.07%) MCP
9 79 (3.78%) CCNP
9 79 (3.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 77 (3.69%) MCSA
11 72 (3.45%) MCITP
12 66 (3.16%) DV Cleared
13 30 (1.44%) MCTS
14 27 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (0.91%) CISSP
16 16 (0.77%) ISTQB
17 11 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 11 (0.53%) HND
18 10 (0.48%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 57 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 56 (2.68%) SLA
4 50 (2.39%) QA
5 11 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.24%) ISO 9002
6 5 (0.24%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.19%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 4 (0.19%) IEC 61508
8 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.096%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.048%) ARP4754
10 1 (0.048%) ARP4761
10 1 (0.048%) JTAG
System Software
1 579 (27.73%) Active Directory
2 494 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 195 (9.34%) Hyper-V
4 114 (5.46%) vSphere
5 101 (4.84%) VMware ESX
6 83 (3.98%) XenApp
7 56 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
8 47 (2.25%) Varnish
9 44 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 37 (1.77%) Firmware
11 32 (1.53%) KVM
12 27 (1.29%) NFS
13 25 (1.20%) Xen
14 21 (1.01%) VirtualBox
15 18 (0.86%) UAG
16 15 (0.72%) XenDesktop
16 15 (0.72%) Terminal Services
16 15 (0.72%) vCloud
17 14 (0.67%) GlusterFS
17 14 (0.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 266 (12.74%) Puppet
2 209 (10.01%) Opscode Chef
3 146 (6.99%) SCCM
4 124 (5.94%) Nagios
5 110 (5.27%) SCOM
6 56 (2.68%) Ansible
7 44 (2.11%) ZABBIX
8 41 (1.96%) Salt
9 37 (1.77%) Graphite
10 35 (1.68%) HAProxy
11 28 (1.34%) Backup Exec
12 25 (1.20%) WSUS
13 24 (1.15%) NetBackup
14 21 (1.01%) SCVMM
14 21 (1.01%) Cacti
15 20 (0.96%) logstash
16 19 (0.91%) Vagrant
17 18 (0.86%) Kibana
18 17 (0.81%) Ganglia
19 16 (0.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 747 (35.78%) VMware
2 688 (32.95%) Microsoft
3 389 (18.63%) Cisco
4 230 (11.02%) Red Hat
5 192 (9.20%) Citrix
6 190 (9.10%) HP
7 158 (7.57%) Oracle
8 118 (5.65%) NetApp
9 94 (4.50%) Dell
9 94 (4.50%) EMC
10 88 (4.21%) IBM
11 77 (3.69%) Juniper
12 44 (2.11%) Avaya
13 38 (1.82%) Symantec
14 36 (1.72%) CheckPoint
14 36 (1.72%) ServiceNow
15 33 (1.58%) Apple
16 31 (1.48%) SolarWinds
17 29 (1.39%) Veeam
18 25 (1.20%) Splunk
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + + bonus, Contributory Pension, Private Health et
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension , Medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier Ltd
Salary: Attractive + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: Benefits +oncall
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, plus Bonus, Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday