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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 284 263 277
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1017 1034 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.02% 1.05% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.12% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 834 858 878
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,100 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -3 408 £45,000 -5.26% 52
South East -39 239 £40,000 - 34
East of England -14 84 £40,000 - 9
South West +8 81 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Yorkshire +25 64 £47,500 +46.15% 13
East Midlands +3 52 £39,500 +5.33% 4
West Midlands +12 46 £38,500 -23.00% 8
North West -6 36 £37,500 +10.29% 11
North East -13 6 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Midlands - 4 £52,500 -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1091 (53.27%) Windows
2 793 (38.72%) Linux
3 784 (38.28%) VMware
4 622 (30.37%) Microsoft
5 558 (27.25%) Active Directory
6 497 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 434 (21.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 373 (18.21%) SAN
9 366 (17.87%) Degree
10 347 (16.94%) MS Exchange
11 330 (16.11%) DNS
12 323 (15.77%) Cisco
13 319 (15.58%) TCP/IP
14 311 (15.19%) MS Excel
15 310 (15.14%) Finance
16 307 (14.99%) SQL Server
17 306 (14.94%) ITIL
17 306 (14.94%) Firewall
18 286 (13.96%) Windows Server 2012
19 283 (13.82%) UNIX
20 280 (13.67%) SQL
21 257 (12.55%) Citrix
22 252 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
23 230 (11.23%) Perl
24 227 (11.08%) Java
25 218 (10.64%) Python
26 217 (10.60%) Apache
27 207 (10.11%) DevOps
28 204 (9.96%) Project Management
29 202 (9.86%) Red Hat

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 347 (16.94%) MS Exchange
2 217 (10.60%) Apache
3 195 (9.52%) IIS
4 181 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 96 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 70 (3.42%) Tomcat
7 61 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 56 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 54 (2.64%) SharePoint
10 46 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 45 (2.20%) Lync
12 43 (2.10%) nginx
13 34 (1.66%) OpenStack
14 18 (0.88%) WebSphere
14 18 (0.88%) JBoss
15 16 (0.78%) Apache Solr
16 14 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
17 11 (0.54%) CMS
18 10 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
19 9 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 311 (15.19%) MS Excel
2 128 (6.25%) MS Office
3 22 (1.07%) Simulink
4 19 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.15%) Abaqus
8 2 (0.098%) MS Project
8 2 (0.098%) Windchill
9 1 (0.049%) NASTRAN
9 1 (0.049%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.20%) Fredhopper
3 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.098%) assyst
4 2 (0.098%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.098%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.098%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.098%) Maximo
5 1 (0.049%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.049%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.049%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.049%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.049%) Magento
5 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 72 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (3.17%) SaaS
3 51 (2.49%) Office 365
4 49 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
4 49 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (1.03%) PaaS
7 19 (0.93%) IaaS
8 10 (0.49%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.29%) SoftLayer
10 5 (0.24%) Joyent
11 3 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.098%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.098%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.049%) Route 53
13 1 (0.049%) GitHub
13 1 (0.049%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 373 (18.21%) SAN
2 330 (16.11%) DNS
3 319 (15.58%) TCP/IP
4 306 (14.94%) Firewall
5 187 (9.13%) DHCP
6 163 (7.96%) LAN
7 160 (7.81%) WAN
8 157 (7.67%) VPN
9 87 (4.25%) HTTP
10 84 (4.10%) VoIP
11 72 (3.52%) Internet
12 58 (2.83%) VLAN
13 57 (2.78%) Wireless
13 57 (2.78%) NAS
14 53 (2.59%) LDAP
15 49 (2.39%) FTP
16 45 (2.20%) SSL
17 41 (2.00%) SMTP
18 39 (1.90%) NetScaler
19 37 (1.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 189 (9.23%) MySQL
3 47 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 35 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (1.27%) Big Data
7 20 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (0.83%) MongoDB
9 16 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 16 (0.78%) NoSQL
10 13 (0.63%) DB2
11 11 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 10 (0.49%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (0.44%) Redis
14 8 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 121 (5.91%) Rational DOORS
2 48 (2.34%) Subversion
3 41 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 39 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 18 (0.88%) JIRA
6 13 (0.63%) TeamCity
7 11 (0.54%) Maven
8 10 (0.49%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.49%) TestDirector
9 9 (0.44%) LabVIEW
9 9 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (0.44%) Hudson
10 5 (0.24%) GCC
10 5 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
10 5 (0.24%) MSBuild
10 5 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.24%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.24%) LLVM
10 5 (0.24%) Selenium
11 4 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 310 (15.14%) Finance
2 78 (3.81%) Telecoms
3 72 (3.52%) Banking
4 56 (2.73%) Electronics
5 53 (2.59%) Retail
6 34 (1.66%) Games
7 33 (1.61%) Aerospace
8 31 (1.51%) Automotive
9 29 (1.42%) Advertising
9 29 (1.42%) Marketing
10 26 (1.27%) Law
11 25 (1.22%) Manufacturing
12 22 (1.07%) Spanish Language
12 22 (1.07%) Back Office
13 21 (1.03%) Military
14 20 (0.98%) Investment Banking
15 18 (0.88%) Legal
16 16 (0.78%) French Language
17 15 (0.73%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (4.20%) Web Services
2 76 (3.71%) .NET
3 32 (1.56%) LAMP
4 30 (1.46%) XML
5 29 (1.42%) ASP.NET
6 24 (1.17%) CSS
7 22 (1.07%) HTML
8 21 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
9 15 (0.73%) .NET Framework
10 13 (0.63%) JSP
11 12 (0.59%) J2EE
12 11 (0.54%) Software Packaging
13 10 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (0.44%) MAPI
14 9 (0.44%) Middleware
15 7 (0.34%) Ajax
15 7 (0.34%) WinForms
15 7 (0.34%) SOAP
15 7 (0.34%) JSON
16 6 (0.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 125 (6.10%) Clustering
2 121 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 109 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 78 (3.81%) Blackberry
6 57 (2.78%) Replication
7 55 (2.69%) Open Source
8 44 (2.15%) Mathematics
9 32 (1.56%) GIS
10 30 (1.46%) Hedge funds
11 29 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
11 29 (1.42%) Fat Client
11 29 (1.42%) Thin Client
12 25 (1.22%) Algorithms
13 24 (1.17%) Physics
14 22 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 18 (0.88%) PKI
16 17 (0.83%) EqualLogic
17 16 (0.78%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1091 (53.27%) Windows
2 793 (38.72%) Linux
3 434 (21.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 286 (13.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 283 (13.82%) UNIX
6 252 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 190 (9.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 130 (6.35%) Windows 7
9 125 (6.10%) CentOS
10 70 (3.42%) Solaris
11 65 (3.17%) Windows 8
12 62 (3.03%) Ubuntu
13 37 (1.81%) Windows XP
14 35 (1.71%) Debian
15 34 (1.66%) Android
16 28 (1.37%) Mac OS X
17 21 (1.03%) Windows 2000
18 20 (0.98%) Windows Vista
19 15 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
19 15 (0.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (14.94%) ITIL
2 207 (10.11%) DevOps
3 204 (9.96%) Project Management
4 148 (7.23%) Configuration Management
5 121 (5.91%) Service Delivery
6 117 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 101 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 100 (4.88%) Validation
9 87 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (3.91%) Change Management
11 78 (3.81%) E-Commerce
12 65 (3.17%) Mentoring
13 62 (3.03%) Use Case
14 60 (2.93%) UML
15 59 (2.88%) Incident Management
16 57 (2.78%) Problem Management
16 57 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
17 53 (2.59%) Requirements Management
18 52 (2.54%) Requirements Analysis
18 52 (2.54%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 280 (13.67%) SQL
2 230 (11.23%) Perl
3 227 (11.08%) Java
4 218 (10.64%) Python
5 173 (8.45%) PowerShell
6 134 (6.54%) C
7 126 (6.15%) Bash Shell
8 121 (5.91%) PHP
9 87 (4.25%) Shell Script
10 74 (3.61%) C++
11 73 (3.56%) Ruby
12 46 (2.25%) JavaScript
13 45 (2.20%) C#
14 40 (1.95%) MATLAB
15 24 (1.17%) VB
16 15 (0.73%) VBScript
17 10 (0.49%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.49%) AWK
18 7 (0.34%) Objective-C
18 7 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 366 (17.87%) Degree
2 196 (9.57%) Security Cleared
3 189 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 137 (6.69%) MCSE
5 128 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 128 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 104 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 91 (4.44%) CCNA
7 91 (4.44%) DV Cleared
8 70 (3.42%) MCSA
9 57 (2.78%) MCITP
10 41 (2.00%) CCNP
11 34 (1.66%) VCP4
12 24 (1.17%) ISTQB
13 23 (1.12%) MCP
14 21 (1.03%) Chartered Engineer
15 20 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
16 18 (0.88%) VCP5
16 18 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (0.73%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.61%) SLA
2 70 (3.42%) PCI DSS
3 52 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (2.25%) QA
5 21 (1.03%) JSP 440
6 11 (0.54%) DO-254
7 10 (0.49%) IEC 61508
8 9 (0.44%) DO-178B
9 8 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.34%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
13 2 (0.098%) DO-160
14 1 (0.049%) JTAG
14 1 (0.049%) BS25999
System Software
1 558 (27.25%) Active Directory
2 497 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 188 (9.18%) Hyper-V
4 131 (6.40%) vSphere
5 109 (5.32%) XenApp
6 90 (4.39%) VMware ESX
7 74 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
8 65 (3.17%) Firmware
9 34 (1.66%) XenServer
9 34 (1.66%) XenDesktop
10 32 (1.56%) KVM
11 26 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 22 (1.07%) NFS
13 19 (0.93%) ISA Server
13 19 (0.93%) Varnish
13 19 (0.93%) VMware Server
14 18 (0.88%) vCloud
15 15 (0.73%) Xen
16 14 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 12 (0.59%) Samba
Systems Management
1 170 (8.30%) Puppet
2 160 (7.81%) SCCM
3 113 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
4 104 (5.08%) SCOM
5 95 (4.64%) Nagios
6 56 (2.73%) Backup Exec
7 44 (2.15%) ZABBIX
8 36 (1.76%) WSUS
9 28 (1.37%) Cacti
10 26 (1.27%) Ansible
11 23 (1.12%) NetBackup
12 22 (1.07%) OpenView
13 20 (0.98%) Graphite
14 19 (0.93%) Salt
15 15 (0.73%) logstash
16 14 (0.68%) CFEngine
16 14 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
17 12 (0.59%) Kibana
18 10 (0.49%) ARCserve
18 10 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 784 (38.28%) VMware
2 622 (30.37%) Microsoft
3 323 (15.77%) Cisco
4 257 (12.55%) Citrix
5 202 (9.86%) Red Hat
6 200 (9.77%) HP
7 141 (6.88%) Oracle
8 119 (5.81%) Dell
9 101 (4.93%) NetApp
10 77 (3.76%) EMC
11 66 (3.22%) Symantec
12 63 (3.08%) IBM
13 62 (3.03%) Juniper
14 36 (1.76%) SolarWinds
15 29 (1.42%) Altiris
16 26 (1.27%) Websense
17 25 (1.22%) Apple
17 25 (1.22%) Veeam
18 24 (1.17%) CheckPoint
19 23 (1.12%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +£6,000 bonus, based on your utilisation
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 7% flex fund & core bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45 - £52 per hour
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday