The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
UK / England
Rank 327 327 310
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 692 920 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 0.96% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.00% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 575 745 833
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +1.26%

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
75786 92005 96275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.49% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63327 78011 80264
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +67 236 £45,000 -2.17% 35
London -36 226 £55,000 +4.76% 33
South West -18 85 £45,000 +12.50% 11
East of England +15 64 £50,000 +25.00% 6
North West -9 34 £40,000 +6.66% 5
East Midlands -30 26 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Yorkshire -16 10 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands +27 8 £44,500 +27.14% 5
Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
North East -4 1 - -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 691 (43.65%) Windows
2 678 (42.83%) Linux
3 427 (26.97%) VMware
4 414 (26.15%) Windows Server
5 382 (24.13%) Active Directory
6 366 (23.12%) Microsoft
7 345 (21.79%) Python
8 288 (18.19%) DevOps
9 275 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
10 263 (16.61%) Puppet
11 243 (15.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 232 (14.66%) SQL
13 230 (14.53%) Degree
14 228 (14.40%) Unix
15 227 (14.34%) VMware Infrastructure
15 227 (14.34%) Bash Shell
16 214 (13.52%) ITIL
17 208 (13.14%) DNS
18 203 (12.82%) PowerShell
19 202 (12.76%) Security Cleared
20 189 (11.94%) Finance
21 188 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
22 187 (11.81%) Hyper-V
23 185 (11.69%) Java
24 181 (11.43%) Red Hat
25 180 (11.37%) Firewall
26 177 (11.18%) SQL Server
27 175 (11.05%) C
28 172 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
29 171 (10.80%) Opscode Chef

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 156 (9.85%) MS Exchange
2 133 (8.40%) Apache
3 98 (6.19%) IIS
4 74 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 61 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 53 (3.35%) Skype for Business
7 50 (3.16%) nginx
8 46 (2.91%) Tomcat
9 29 (1.83%) OpenStack
10 20 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (1.14%) Confluence
13 14 (0.88%) JBoss
14 12 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (0.63%) lighttpd
15 10 (0.63%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 7 (0.44%) Drupal
17 7 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
18 6 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 131 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 73 (4.61%) MS Office
3 17 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.38%) GNU Octave
6 4 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.19%) Simulink
7 3 (0.19%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.063%) Autodesk Smoke
9 1 (0.063%) Baselight
9 1 (0.063%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.063%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.063%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 9 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.25%) LabWindows
2 4 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.19%) assyst
3 3 (0.19%) Magento
3 3 (0.19%) Primavera
3 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.063%) BASE24
4 1 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.063%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 275 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
2 152 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (9.10%) Office 365
4 43 (2.72%) PaaS
5 42 (2.65%) SaaS
6 39 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (2.46%) IaaS
7 21 (1.33%) Amazon S3
8 16 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 14 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.88%) OpenShift
10 12 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.63%) GitHub
11 10 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
11 10 (0.63%) SoftLayer
12 8 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (0.38%) G Suite
14 5 (0.32%) Mimecast
15 4 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 208 (13.14%) DNS
2 180 (11.37%) Firewall
3 163 (10.30%) TCP/IP
4 125 (7.90%) DHCP
5 112 (7.08%) SAN
6 86 (5.43%) LAN
7 79 (4.99%) VPN
8 69 (4.36%) SSL
9 67 (4.23%) WAN
10 62 (3.92%) Internet
11 59 (3.73%) LDAP
12 46 (2.91%) Kerberos
12 46 (2.91%) VoIP
13 40 (2.53%) Skype
14 39 (2.46%) VLAN
15 36 (2.27%) Wireless
16 32 (2.02%) ATM
17 29 (1.83%) HTTP
17 29 (1.83%) Network Security
18 28 (1.77%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 157 (9.92%) MySQL
3 56 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 41 (2.59%) Big Data
5 35 (2.21%) NoSQL
6 32 (2.02%) Hadoop
7 31 (1.96%) Oracle Database
8 23 (1.45%) MongoDB
8 23 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (1.39%) Redis
10 14 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (0.82%) GIS
11 13 (0.82%) RDBMS
12 11 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.44%) OpenStack Swift
16 6 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
17 5 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 121 (7.64%) Jenkins
2 105 (6.63%) Git (software)
3 74 (4.67%) Rational DOORS
4 56 (3.54%) JIRA
4 56 (3.54%) Subversion
5 34 (2.15%) TeamCity
6 29 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (1.45%) git-flow
8 14 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (0.63%) Maven
9 10 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
10 9 (0.57%) JUnit
10 9 (0.57%) Selenium
11 8 (0.51%) Ant
12 7 (0.44%) CppUnit
12 7 (0.44%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.44%) WATIR
13 6 (0.38%) CircleCI
14 5 (0.32%) GitLab
15 4 (0.25%) TestRail
General
1 189 (11.94%) Finance
2 65 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 52 (3.28%) Banking
4 41 (2.59%) Aerospace
4 41 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 36 (2.27%) Electronics
6 35 (2.21%) Marketing
7 27 (1.71%) Games
8 26 (1.64%) Retail
9 23 (1.45%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.39%) Military
11 18 (1.14%) Back Office
12 15 (0.95%) Automotive
13 12 (0.76%) Advertising
13 12 (0.76%) Legal
13 12 (0.76%) Publishing
14 8 (0.51%) French Language
15 7 (0.44%) Law
15 7 (0.44%) Local Government
16 5 (0.32%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (4.93%) Web Services
2 53 (3.35%) LAMP
3 33 (2.08%) .NET
4 29 (1.83%) LEMP Stack
4 29 (1.83%) Node.js
4 29 (1.83%) XML
5 21 (1.33%) HTML
6 20 (1.26%) Java EE
7 18 (1.14%) Middleware
8 17 (1.07%) J2EE
9 16 (1.01%) CSS
10 14 (0.88%) jQuery
10 14 (0.88%) REST
10 14 (0.88%) SOAP
11 10 (0.63%) ActiveMQ
12 9 (0.57%) EJB
12 9 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (0.57%) Sensu
13 8 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (0.51%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 152 (9.60%) Data Centre
2 116 (7.33%) Management Information System
3 110 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
4 106 (6.70%) Computer Science
5 44 (2.78%) PKI
6 33 (2.08%) Hedge funds
7 28 (1.77%) Fintech
8 25 (1.58%) Driving Licence
8 25 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
9 23 (1.45%) Replication
10 21 (1.33%) Clustering
11 18 (1.14%) Algorithms
12 16 (1.01%) iPad
13 14 (0.88%) Digital Media
13 14 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
13 14 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (0.82%) Blackberry
14 13 (0.82%) Equities
15 12 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 691 (43.65%) Windows
2 678 (42.83%) Linux
3 414 (26.15%) Windows Server
4 243 (15.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 228 (14.40%) Unix
6 172 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 129 (8.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 98 (6.19%) CentOS
9 80 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 77 (4.86%) Ubuntu
11 67 (4.23%) Windows 7
12 57 (3.60%) Debian
13 41 (2.59%) Mac OS X
14 31 (1.96%) Windows 10
15 28 (1.77%) Solaris
16 26 (1.64%) Android
17 24 (1.52%) AIX
18 20 (1.26%) Apple iOS
19 18 (1.14%) Windows 8
20 17 (1.07%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (18.19%) DevOps
2 214 (13.52%) ITIL
3 188 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (10.04%) Configuration Management
5 116 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (6.63%) Software Engineering
7 101 (6.38%) High Availability
8 69 (4.36%) UML
9 66 (4.17%) Project Management
9 66 (4.17%) Validation
10 65 (4.11%) Mentoring
11 60 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
12 59 (3.73%) Requirements Management
13 54 (3.41%) Customer Requirements
13 54 (3.41%) MODAF
14 52 (3.28%) Migration
15 50 (3.16%) Patch Management
16 49 (3.10%) Mathematics
16 49 (3.10%) Open Source
16 49 (3.10%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 345 (21.79%) Python
2 232 (14.66%) SQL
3 227 (14.34%) Bash Shell
4 203 (12.82%) PowerShell
5 185 (11.69%) Java
6 175 (11.05%) C
7 160 (10.11%) Perl
8 136 (8.59%) C++
9 116 (7.33%) Ruby
10 73 (4.61%) PHP
11 49 (3.10%) C#
12 47 (2.97%) Shell Script
13 44 (2.78%) JavaScript
14 26 (1.64%) Scala
15 23 (1.45%) Go
16 18 (1.14%) MATLAB
17 17 (1.07%) VB
18 12 (0.76%) Korn
19 11 (0.69%) Bourne shell
20 9 (0.57%) Ada
Qualifications
1 230 (14.53%) Degree
2 202 (12.76%) Security Cleared
3 109 (6.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 96 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 83 (5.24%) DV Cleared
6 68 (4.30%) MCSE
7 67 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
8 56 (3.54%) CCNA
9 43 (2.72%) MCSA
10 41 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 25 (1.58%) CCNP
12 24 (1.52%) MCP
13 22 (1.39%) MCITP
14 17 (1.07%) RHCE
15 13 (0.82%) Chartered Engineer
16 12 (0.76%) RHCSA
17 9 (0.57%) DBS Check
17 9 (0.57%) HNC
17 9 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 8 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.27%) SLA
2 23 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 23 (1.45%) QA
3 8 (0.51%) DICOM
3 8 (0.51%) HL7
4 4 (0.25%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.25%) ISO 9000
4 4 (0.25%) MISRA
5 3 (0.19%) ARP4754
5 3 (0.19%) Def Stans
5 3 (0.19%) DO-254
5 3 (0.19%) ISO 9002
5 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.13%) ISO26262
6 2 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.063%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.063%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.063%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.063%) MISRA C
System Software
1 382 (24.13%) Active Directory
2 227 (14.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 187 (11.81%) Hyper-V
4 107 (6.76%) Docker
5 56 (3.54%) vSphere
6 46 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (2.84%) XenApp
8 33 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
9 27 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
10 26 (1.64%) Xen
11 23 (1.45%) NFS
12 22 (1.39%) KVM
13 19 (1.20%) VMware ESX
14 18 (1.14%) Dovecot
15 17 (1.07%) Postfix
16 15 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
16 15 (0.95%) XenDesktop
17 14 (0.88%) Firmware
18 13 (0.82%) Varnish
19 12 (0.76%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 263 (16.61%) Puppet
2 171 (10.80%) Opscode Chef
3 169 (10.68%) Ansible
4 143 (9.03%) SCCM
5 99 (6.25%) SCOM
6 56 (3.54%) Nagios
7 32 (2.02%) Kubernetes
8 29 (1.83%) Salt
9 22 (1.39%) WSUS
10 20 (1.26%) NetBackup
11 18 (1.14%) Mesos
12 17 (1.07%) ZABBIX
13 16 (1.01%) CFEngine
13 16 (1.01%) Graphite
14 14 (0.88%) HAProxy
14 14 (0.88%) Terraform
15 13 (0.82%) Cacti
16 12 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
17 9 (0.57%) collectd
17 9 (0.57%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 427 (26.97%) VMware
2 366 (23.12%) Microsoft
3 181 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 164 (10.36%) Cisco
5 108 (6.82%) Citrix
6 107 (6.76%) Oracle
7 92 (5.81%) HP
8 69 (4.36%) EMC
9 45 (2.84%) SolarWinds
10 44 (2.78%) NetApp
11 43 (2.72%) Dell
12 40 (2.53%) F5
13 36 (2.27%) IBM
14 33 (2.08%) Atlassian
15 27 (1.71%) EqualLogic
16 26 (1.64%) Juniper
16 26 (1.64%) SaltStack
17 25 (1.58%) Splunk
17 25 (1.58%) Sybase
18 23 (1.45%) Apple
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Thame, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + a comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Ridgeon Network Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum - Circa £30,000+ dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Morson International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum 10% bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago