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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 275 265 254
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1077 1070 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.04% 1.06% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.12% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 849 893 1042
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -0.66%
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 -17 452 £45,000 -5.26% 39
South East -18 241 £38,500 -3.14% 29
East of England -13 90 £40,000 - 7
South West +6 86 £37,000 +5.71% 17
Yorkshire -2 76 £45,000 +27.65% 8
East Midlands +26 52 £41,500 +10.66% 7
West Midlands +1 51 £39,250 +20.76% 11
North West -27 21 £35,000 +11.11% 3
North East -11 9 £30,000 -45.45% 2
Midlands -2 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1048 (52.30%) Windows
2 798 (39.82%) Linux
3 741 (36.98%) VMware
4 604 (30.14%) Microsoft
5 532 (26.55%) Active Directory
6 429 (21.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 429 (21.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 368 (18.36%) DNS
8 359 (17.91%) MS Exchange
9 354 (17.66%) SAN
10 339 (16.92%) TCP/IP
11 330 (16.47%) Cisco
12 324 (16.17%) Degree
13 323 (16.12%) Finance
14 316 (15.77%) UNIX
15 309 (15.42%) ITIL
16 291 (14.52%) Citrix
17 283 (14.12%) SQL Server
17 283 (14.12%) MS Excel
18 279 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
19 278 (13.87%) SQL
20 270 (13.47%) Firewall
21 246 (12.28%) Java
22 236 (11.78%) Apache
23 233 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
24 218 (10.88%) DHCP
25 215 (10.73%) Perl
26 199 (9.93%) Python
27 195 (9.73%) MySQL
28 194 (9.68%) DevOps

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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
1 359 (17.91%) MS Exchange
2 236 (11.78%) Apache
3 182 (9.08%) IIS
4 180 (8.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 128 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 80 (3.99%) Tomcat
7 78 (3.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 62 (3.09%) SharePoint
9 57 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 56 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 48 (2.40%) Lync
12 31 (1.55%) nginx
13 27 (1.35%) Node.js
14 24 (1.20%) WebSphere
15 22 (1.10%) OpenStack
16 20 (1.00%) Apache Solr
17 19 (0.95%) JBoss
18 12 (0.60%) CMS
19 11 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
20 10 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 283 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 154 (7.68%) MS Office
3 22 (1.10%) Simulink
4 10 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.100%) MS Project
7 2 (0.100%) Maya
7 2 (0.100%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.050%) Windchill
8 1 (0.050%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.050%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 12 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.20%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.100%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.100%) Maximo
6 2 (0.100%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.100%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.100%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.100%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.050%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (0.050%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.050%) LabWindows
7 1 (0.050%) assyst
7 1 (0.050%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 75 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (2.40%) SaaS
4 44 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (2.05%) Office 365
6 32 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.90%) IaaS
8 10 (0.50%) PaaS
9 8 (0.40%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.25%) Joyent
10 5 (0.25%) ElastiCache
10 5 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.100%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.100%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.050%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.050%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 1 (0.050%) Route 53
13 1 (0.050%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.050%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 368 (18.36%) DNS
2 354 (17.66%) SAN
3 339 (16.92%) TCP/IP
4 270 (13.47%) Firewall
5 218 (10.88%) DHCP
6 188 (9.38%) LAN
7 187 (9.33%) WAN
8 157 (7.83%) VPN
9 95 (4.74%) HTTP
10 93 (4.64%) Internet
11 86 (4.29%) VoIP
12 70 (3.49%) FTP
13 69 (3.44%) VLAN
14 63 (3.14%) Wireless
15 60 (2.99%) LDAP
16 50 (2.50%) NAS
17 48 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
18 47 (2.35%) SSL
19 46 (2.30%) SSH
20 43 (2.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 195 (9.73%) MySQL
3 64 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 37 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 21 (1.05%) Big Data
8 20 (1.00%) MongoDB
9 19 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 15 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (0.60%) RDBMS
13 11 (0.55%) NoSQL
14 10 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.50%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.45%) DB2
15 9 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 81 (4.04%) Rational DOORS
2 51 (2.54%) Subversion
3 44 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 43 (2.15%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.15%) TeamCity
6 19 (0.95%) JIRA
7 9 (0.45%) Selenium
7 9 (0.45%) LabVIEW
7 9 (0.45%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.40%) Maven
8 8 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
9 7 (0.35%) MSBuild
9 7 (0.35%) Hudson
10 6 (0.30%) WebDriver
10 6 (0.30%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.25%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.25%) Ant
12 4 (0.20%) TestDirector
12 4 (0.20%) Bugzilla
General
1 323 (16.12%) Finance
2 92 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 78 (3.89%) Banking
4 45 (2.25%) Electronics
5 43 (2.15%) Retail
6 35 (1.75%) Games
6 35 (1.75%) Aerospace
7 33 (1.65%) Marketing
8 31 (1.55%) Advertising
9 28 (1.40%) Law
10 27 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 26 (1.30%) Automotive
12 19 (0.95%) Back Office
13 18 (0.90%) Publishing
13 18 (0.90%) Investment Banking
13 18 (0.90%) Spanish Language
14 17 (0.85%) Military
15 14 (0.70%) Legal
16 12 (0.60%) French Language
17 9 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (4.54%) .NET
2 79 (3.94%) Web Services
3 49 (2.45%) LAMP
4 42 (2.10%) XML
5 41 (2.05%) ASP.NET
6 37 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
7 30 (1.50%) CSS
8 29 (1.45%) HTML
9 25 (1.25%) RabbitMQ
10 20 (1.00%) J2EE
11 15 (0.75%) .NET Framework
12 14 (0.70%) JSP
12 14 (0.70%) jQuery
13 12 (0.60%) Middleware
14 10 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (0.50%) JSON
14 10 (0.50%) Ajax
15 8 (0.40%) Software Packaging
16 7 (0.35%) WinForms
16 7 (0.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 115 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 87 (4.34%) Clustering
4 81 (4.04%) Blackberry
5 75 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 57 (2.84%) Open Source
7 44 (2.20%) Replication
7 44 (2.20%) Hedge funds
8 36 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 36 (1.80%) Mathematics
9 27 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
11 25 (1.25%) GIS
12 21 (1.05%) Thin Client
12 21 (1.05%) Fat Client
13 19 (0.95%) Physics
13 19 (0.95%) Digital Media
14 15 (0.75%) Mobile App
15 14 (0.70%) EqualLogic
15 14 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1048 (52.30%) Windows
2 798 (39.82%) Linux
3 429 (21.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 316 (15.77%) UNIX
5 279 (13.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 233 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 176 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 111 (5.54%) Windows 7
9 80 (3.99%) Solaris
10 78 (3.89%) CentOS
11 65 (3.24%) Ubuntu
12 59 (2.94%) Windows 8
13 47 (2.35%) Debian
14 39 (1.95%) Windows XP
15 26 (1.30%) Android
16 22 (1.10%) Mac OS X
17 20 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
17 20 (1.00%) Windows Vista
18 13 (0.65%) SUSE
19 11 (0.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (15.42%) ITIL
2 194 (9.68%) DevOps
3 165 (8.23%) Project Management
4 138 (6.89%) Service Delivery
5 129 (6.44%) Configuration Management
6 106 (5.29%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (5.14%) Software Engineering
8 101 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 83 (4.14%) Validation
10 71 (3.54%) E-Commerce
11 63 (3.14%) Load Balancing
12 58 (2.89%) Migration
13 57 (2.84%) Change Management
14 50 (2.50%) Service Management
15 49 (2.45%) Incident Management
16 46 (2.30%) Requirements Analysis
16 46 (2.30%) Mentoring
17 43 (2.15%) Performance Tuning
18 42 (2.10%) UML
19 41 (2.05%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 278 (13.87%) SQL
2 246 (12.28%) Java
3 215 (10.73%) Perl
4 199 (9.93%) Python
5 157 (7.83%) PowerShell
6 153 (7.63%) Bash Shell
7 125 (6.24%) PHP
8 107 (5.34%) C
9 91 (4.54%) C++
10 84 (4.19%) Shell Script
10 84 (4.19%) Ruby
11 57 (2.84%) JavaScript
12 52 (2.59%) C#
13 42 (2.10%) MATLAB
14 24 (1.20%) VBScript
15 22 (1.10%) VB
16 14 (0.70%) Scala
17 11 (0.55%) Korn
18 10 (0.50%) PL/SQL
19 9 (0.45%) Golang
Qualifications
1 324 (16.17%) Degree
2 188 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 145 (7.24%) Security Cleared
4 130 (6.49%) MCSE
5 123 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
6 101 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 93 (4.64%) CCNA
8 81 (4.04%) SC Cleared
9 73 (3.64%) MCSA
10 64 (3.19%) DV Cleared
11 55 (2.74%) MCITP
12 37 (1.85%) CCNP
13 26 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
14 25 (1.25%) MCTS
15 24 (1.20%) MCP
16 21 (1.05%) ISTQB
17 20 (1.00%) Chartered Engineer
18 19 (0.95%) CCA
19 18 (0.90%) VCP5
20 17 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.14%) SLA
2 44 (2.20%) QA
2 44 (2.20%) PCI DSS
3 24 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.00%) JSP 440
5 11 (0.55%) DO-254
6 9 (0.45%) DO-178B
7 7 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.30%) IEC 61508
9 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.20%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.100%) DO-160
12 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
12 1 (0.050%) BS25999
12 1 (0.050%) JTAG
System Software
1 532 (26.55%) Active Directory
2 429 (21.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 173 (8.63%) Hyper-V
4 122 (6.09%) XenApp
5 105 (5.24%) vSphere
6 78 (3.89%) VMware ESX
7 77 (3.84%) VMware ESXi
8 51 (2.54%) Firmware
9 41 (2.05%) XenServer
10 32 (1.60%) XenDesktop
10 32 (1.60%) KVM
11 21 (1.05%) VMware Server
12 19 (0.95%) MetaFrame
12 19 (0.95%) NFS
13 18 (0.90%) Postfix
14 17 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
14 17 (0.85%) ISA Server
15 15 (0.75%) Xen
16 14 (0.70%) Samba
17 13 (0.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 156 (7.78%) Puppet
2 141 (7.04%) SCCM
3 90 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (4.09%) SCOM
5 79 (3.94%) Nagios
6 63 (3.14%) Backup Exec
7 45 (2.25%) WSUS
8 38 (1.90%) ZABBIX
8 38 (1.90%) NetBackup
9 26 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 25 (1.25%) Ansible
11 23 (1.15%) OpenView
12 20 (1.00%) Cacti
13 19 (0.95%) Graphite
14 18 (0.90%) logstash
15 14 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 13 (0.65%) StatsD
16 13 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 12 (0.60%) Munin
17 12 (0.60%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 741 (36.98%) VMware
2 604 (30.14%) Microsoft
3 330 (16.47%) Cisco
4 291 (14.52%) Citrix
5 184 (9.18%) Red Hat
6 167 (8.33%) HP
7 160 (7.98%) Oracle
8 122 (6.09%) NetApp
9 108 (5.39%) Dell
10 91 (4.54%) Symantec
11 81 (4.04%) EMC
12 58 (2.89%) Juniper
13 52 (2.59%) IBM
14 28 (1.40%) Google
14 28 (1.40%) F5
15 27 (1.35%) SolarWinds
16 26 (1.30%) Sun
17 25 (1.25%) Sophos
18 24 (1.20%) Websense
18 24 (1.20%) SAP
City, London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £36k - 41k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified excellent Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £NaN.NaN per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 3 days ago