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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 308 246 246
Rank change year-on-year
-62 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 914 1191 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.85% 1.17% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.24% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 775 1037 1055
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(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 -39 390 £45,000 -5.26% 41
South East -87 175 £40,000 - 23
East of England -36 87 £42,750 +14.00% 12
Yorkshire -11 86 £40,000 +5.26% 12
South West -28 67 £37,500 - 15
North West -29 40 £34,500 - 7
West Midlands +6 35 £33,750 +3.84% 6
East Midlands -29 30 £32,500 +1.56% 9
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1033 (50.29%) Windows
2 847 (41.24%) Linux
3 734 (35.74%) VMware
4 576 (28.04%) Microsoft
5 509 (24.78%) Active Directory
6 427 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 418 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 418 (20.35%) DNS
8 376 (18.31%) UNIX
9 366 (17.82%) MS Exchange
10 353 (17.19%) SQL
11 350 (17.04%) TCP/IP
12 342 (16.65%) Cisco
13 327 (15.92%) Degree
14 318 (15.48%) SAN
15 306 (14.90%) Citrix
15 306 (14.90%) MS Excel
16 295 (14.36%) Windows Server 2003
17 292 (14.22%) SQL Server
18 285 (13.88%) Firewall
19 284 (13.83%) DHCP
20 281 (13.68%) Finance
21 275 (13.39%) Apache
22 261 (12.71%) ITIL
23 255 (12.41%) Java
24 253 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
25 236 (11.49%) Perl
26 213 (10.37%) LAN
27 210 (10.22%) Red Hat
28 204 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2010

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 366 (17.82%) MS Exchange
2 275 (13.39%) Apache
3 204 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 162 (7.89%) IIS
5 142 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 110 (5.36%) Tomcat
7 108 (5.26%) SharePoint
8 90 (4.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 81 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 77 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
11 58 (2.82%) Node.js
12 44 (2.14%) Lync
13 30 (1.46%) OpenStack
14 23 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
15 21 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
16 19 (0.93%) CMS
16 19 (0.93%) WebLogic
16 19 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
17 16 (0.78%) nginx
18 13 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 306 (14.90%) MS Excel
2 141 (6.86%) MS Office
3 29 (1.41%) Simulink
4 9 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.19%) CATIA
7 3 (0.15%) Maya
7 3 (0.15%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.049%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.049%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 19 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.29%) SalesLogix
5 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.097%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.097%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.097%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.049%) assyst
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 78 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (2.39%) Office 365
4 38 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (1.61%) SaaS
7 16 (0.78%) Joyent
8 15 (0.73%) IaaS
9 7 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
9 7 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.24%) ElastiCache
10 5 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.19%) PaaS
12 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.15%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 418 (20.35%) DNS
2 350 (17.04%) TCP/IP
3 318 (15.48%) SAN
4 285 (13.88%) Firewall
5 284 (13.83%) DHCP
6 213 (10.37%) LAN
7 203 (9.88%) WAN
8 179 (8.71%) VPN
9 154 (7.50%) Internet
10 116 (5.65%) HTTP
11 91 (4.43%) NAS
12 86 (4.19%) VoIP
13 74 (3.60%) LDAP
14 61 (2.97%) VLAN
15 56 (2.73%) SSL
16 50 (2.43%) SSH
17 47 (2.29%) Wireless
17 47 (2.29%) FTP
18 45 (2.19%) Network Security
19 41 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 198 (9.64%) MySQL
3 77 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 73 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 42 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 25 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
8 23 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 20 (0.97%) Big Data
9 20 (0.97%) Hadoop
10 19 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 17 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (0.68%) RDBMS
15 12 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (0.54%) Redis
17 10 (0.49%) NoSQL
18 8 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (0.39%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 78 (3.80%) Rational DOORS
2 50 (2.43%) JIRA
3 44 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 41 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 33 (1.61%) Subversion
6 26 (1.27%) TeamCity
7 21 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
8 19 (0.93%) Maven
9 17 (0.83%) Selenium
10 13 (0.63%) Ant
11 12 (0.58%) WebDriver
11 12 (0.58%) SpecFlow
12 9 (0.44%) Visual Studio
13 8 (0.39%) Log4j
13 8 (0.39%) InstallShield
13 8 (0.39%) Hudson
13 8 (0.39%) Gerrit
13 8 (0.39%) JConsole
14 7 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 281 (13.68%) Finance
2 137 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 81 (3.94%) Electronics
4 66 (3.21%) Aerospace
5 52 (2.53%) Military
6 37 (1.80%) Marketing
7 34 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.31%) Retail
9 26 (1.27%) Games
10 22 (1.07%) Banking
10 22 (1.07%) Law
11 20 (0.97%) Legal
12 14 (0.68%) Advertising
13 13 (0.63%) Publishing
13 13 (0.63%) Automotive
14 11 (0.54%) Billing
15 10 (0.49%) Back Office
16 9 (0.44%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.39%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (4.97%) .NET
2 81 (3.94%) Web Services
3 75 (3.65%) LAMP
4 55 (2.68%) XML
5 45 (2.19%) ASP.NET
6 40 (1.95%) J2EE
6 40 (1.95%) ActiveMQ
7 38 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
8 31 (1.51%) CSS
9 29 (1.41%) JSON
10 23 (1.12%) Middleware
11 22 (1.07%) .NET Framework
12 21 (1.02%) HTML
13 17 (0.83%) JMX
14 15 (0.73%) Software Packaging
14 15 (0.73%) jQuery
15 11 (0.54%) Memcached
15 11 (0.54%) SOAP
16 10 (0.49%) REST
17 8 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 79 (3.85%) Clustering
2 69 (3.36%) Blackberry
3 67 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 65 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 57 (2.78%) Open Source
6 47 (2.29%) Firmware
7 45 (2.19%) Replication
8 38 (1.85%) Hedge funds
9 29 (1.41%) Digital Media
10 27 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 27 (1.31%) Mathematics
10 27 (1.31%) Physics
11 23 (1.12%) CCTV
12 19 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (0.83%) STB
14 15 (0.73%) Data Integration
14 15 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
15 14 (0.68%) EqualLogic
16 13 (0.63%) Wiki
16 13 (0.63%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 1033 (50.29%) Windows
2 847 (41.24%) Linux
3 418 (20.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 376 (18.31%) UNIX
5 295 (14.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 192 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 145 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 130 (6.33%) Solaris
9 109 (5.31%) Windows 7
10 88 (4.28%) CentOS
11 87 (4.24%) Ubuntu
12 58 (2.82%) Debian
13 49 (2.39%) Windows 8
14 42 (2.04%) Windows XP
15 22 (1.07%) HPUX
16 17 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
17 16 (0.78%) Windows Vista
18 13 (0.63%) Mac OS X
19 11 (0.54%) AIX
19 11 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (12.71%) ITIL
2 140 (6.82%) DevOps
3 117 (5.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 100 (4.87%) Load Balancing
5 99 (4.82%) Service Delivery
5 99 (4.82%) E-Commerce
6 93 (4.53%) Configuration Management
7 91 (4.43%) Software Engineering
8 86 (4.19%) Project Management
9 80 (3.89%) Capacity Planning
10 79 (3.85%) Incident Management
11 78 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
12 75 (3.65%) Validation
13 57 (2.78%) Change Management
14 54 (2.63%) UML
15 53 (2.58%) Migration
16 50 (2.43%) Performance Tuning
17 48 (2.34%) CRM
17 48 (2.34%) Problem Management
18 44 (2.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 353 (17.19%) SQL
2 255 (12.41%) Java
3 236 (11.49%) Perl
4 201 (9.79%) Python
5 167 (8.13%) Bash Shell
6 163 (7.94%) PowerShell
7 116 (5.65%) C++
8 101 (4.92%) PHP
9 94 (4.58%) Ruby
10 93 (4.53%) C
11 71 (3.46%) C#
12 60 (2.92%) JavaScript
12 60 (2.92%) Shell Script
13 51 (2.48%) MATLAB
14 35 (1.70%) VBScript
15 24 (1.17%) VB
16 19 (0.93%) T-SQL
17 12 (0.58%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.49%) Korn
18 10 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 327 (15.92%) Degree
2 253 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 163 (7.94%) MCSE
4 155 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
5 135 (6.57%) Security Cleared
6 130 (6.33%) CCNA
7 103 (5.01%) MCSA
8 82 (3.99%) MCITP
9 78 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 65 (3.16%) SC Cleared
11 63 (3.07%) MCP
12 47 (2.29%) CCNP
13 39 (1.90%) MCTS
14 29 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
15 28 (1.36%) DV Cleared
16 23 (1.12%) RHCE
17 20 (0.97%) CCA
18 17 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
19 15 (0.73%) MCDBA
20 13 (0.63%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.16%) SLA
2 62 (3.02%) QA
3 16 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.54%) IEC 61508
6 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 6 (0.29%) GAMP
7 6 (0.29%) GCP
7 6 (0.29%) GMP
8 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.097%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.049%) ARP4754
10 1 (0.049%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 509 (24.78%) Active Directory
2 427 (20.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 191 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 127 (6.18%) XenApp
5 120 (5.84%) VMware ESX
6 109 (5.31%) vSphere
7 70 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
8 42 (2.04%) XenDesktop
9 32 (1.56%) KVM
10 29 (1.41%) MetaFrame
11 24 (1.17%) ISA Server
12 22 (1.07%) NFS
12 22 (1.07%) XenServer
13 20 (0.97%) Terminal Services
14 19 (0.93%) Postfix
14 19 (0.93%) vCloud
15 16 (0.78%) Xen
16 15 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
17 13 (0.63%) Varnish
18 12 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 118 (5.74%) Puppet
2 115 (5.60%) SCCM
3 91 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
4 81 (3.94%) Nagios
5 71 (3.46%) Backup Exec
6 49 (2.39%) SCOM
7 48 (2.34%) WSUS
8 36 (1.75%) NetBackup
9 32 (1.56%) OpenView
10 27 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 26 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
12 24 (1.17%) Tivoli
13 23 (1.12%) ZABBIX
14 18 (0.88%) Cacti
15 16 (0.78%) Munin
16 14 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
17 13 (0.63%) Netcool
18 12 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 11 (0.54%) Netcool/OMNIbus
19 11 (0.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 734 (35.74%) VMware
2 576 (28.04%) Microsoft
3 342 (16.65%) Cisco
4 306 (14.90%) Citrix
5 210 (10.22%) Red Hat
6 203 (9.88%) Oracle
7 194 (9.44%) HP
8 155 (7.55%) NetApp
9 105 (5.11%) Symantec
10 91 (4.43%) JBoss
11 83 (4.04%) Dell
12 68 (3.31%) EMC
13 59 (2.87%) IBM
14 48 (2.34%) Sun
14 48 (2.34%) Juniper
15 42 (2.04%) SAP
16 41 (2.00%) F5
17 33 (1.61%) Avaya
18 29 (1.41%) Veeam
19 27 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£50K + 20% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Scunthorpe, South Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £27000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Cerner Limited
Salary: Very attractive and commensurate with experience
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday