The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 299 231 265
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 968 1237 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 1.21% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.29% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 808 1079 966
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103792 95991 105966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85662 80321 91544
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
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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 July 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 July 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 -50 411 £45,000 -8.62% 44
South East -84 205 £39,250 -1.87% 21
East of England -38 93 £40,000 - 7
South West -34 74 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Yorkshire -23 71 £42,250 +11.18% 10
North West -12 49 £35,000 +7.69% 18
East Midlands -22 34 £45,000 +28.57% 6
West Midlands +5 29 £32,250 -3.00% 7
Systems Engineer
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Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1057 (50.02%) Windows
2 860 (40.70%) Linux
3 743 (35.16%) VMware
4 600 (28.40%) Microsoft
5 505 (23.90%) Active Directory
6 456 (21.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 427 (20.21%) DNS
8 420 (19.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 401 (18.98%) SQL
10 382 (18.08%) UNIX
11 372 (17.61%) Cisco
12 365 (17.27%) Degree
13 354 (16.75%) MS Exchange
14 353 (16.71%) TCP/IP
15 324 (15.33%) MS Excel
16 320 (15.14%) SQL Server
16 320 (15.14%) Citrix
17 316 (14.96%) SAN
18 313 (14.81%) Firewall
19 300 (14.20%) Windows Server 2003
20 292 (13.82%) DHCP
21 280 (13.25%) Apache
22 269 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
23 266 (12.59%) Finance
24 261 (12.35%) ITIL
25 256 (12.12%) Java
26 245 (11.59%) Perl
27 230 (10.88%) Red Hat
28 227 (10.74%) LAN
29 221 (10.46%) MySQL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 354 (16.75%) MS Exchange
2 280 (13.25%) Apache
3 207 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 184 (8.71%) IIS
5 135 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 116 (5.49%) SharePoint
7 106 (5.02%) Tomcat
8 85 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 80 (3.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 72 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 53 (2.51%) Node.js
12 39 (1.85%) Lync
13 28 (1.33%) WebLogic
13 28 (1.33%) OpenStack
14 23 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
15 21 (0.99%) CMS
16 20 (0.95%) nginx
17 19 (0.90%) Drupal
17 19 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
17 19 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 324 (15.33%) MS Excel
2 135 (6.39%) MS Office
3 32 (1.51%) Simulink
4 10 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.19%) CATIA
7 2 (0.095%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.095%) Maya
7 2 (0.095%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.047%) Windchill
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 15 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.33%) SalesLogix
3 7 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.095%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.095%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.095%) assyst
7 1 (0.047%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.047%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 75 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (2.27%) Office 365
3 44 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (1.89%) SaaS
5 33 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (0.90%) IaaS
8 18 (0.85%) Joyent
9 9 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
10 7 (0.33%) PaaS
11 6 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.19%) ElastiCache
13 3 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
13 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.095%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 427 (20.21%) DNS
2 353 (16.71%) TCP/IP
3 316 (14.96%) SAN
4 313 (14.81%) Firewall
5 292 (13.82%) DHCP
6 227 (10.74%) LAN
7 215 (10.18%) WAN
8 195 (9.23%) VPN
9 152 (7.19%) Internet
10 120 (5.68%) HTTP
11 91 (4.31%) NAS
12 82 (3.88%) VoIP
13 77 (3.64%) LDAP
14 60 (2.84%) VLAN
15 58 (2.74%) SSL
16 51 (2.41%) Wireless
17 44 (2.08%) Network Security
17 44 (2.08%) SSH
18 42 (1.99%) FTP
19 40 (1.89%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (15.14%) SQL Server
2 221 (10.46%) MySQL
3 89 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 87 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
7 24 (1.14%) MongoDB
7 24 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 21 (0.99%) Hadoop
8 21 (0.99%) Big Data
9 20 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (0.66%) Oracle Database
12 14 (0.66%) NoSQL
13 13 (0.62%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.52%) Redis
15 9 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.38%) Mahout
17 7 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 83 (3.93%) Rational DOORS
2 51 (2.41%) JIRA
3 46 (2.18%) Git (software)
4 37 (1.75%) Subversion
5 36 (1.70%) Jenkins
6 27 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
7 23 (1.09%) TeamCity
8 19 (0.90%) Selenium
8 19 (0.90%) Maven
9 16 (0.76%) Visual Studio
10 14 (0.66%) WebDriver
11 12 (0.57%) Ant
12 11 (0.52%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.38%) InstallShield
13 8 (0.38%) Log4j
13 8 (0.38%) Hudson
13 8 (0.38%) Gerrit
13 8 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.38%) JConsole
14 7 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 266 (12.59%) Finance
2 136 (6.44%) Telecoms
3 87 (4.12%) Electronics
4 68 (3.22%) Aerospace
5 63 (2.98%) Military
6 34 (1.61%) Marketing
7 32 (1.51%) Manufacturing
8 26 (1.23%) Games
9 23 (1.09%) Retail
10 22 (1.04%) Law
11 21 (0.99%) Banking
12 20 (0.95%) Legal
13 17 (0.80%) Automotive
13 17 (0.80%) Advertising
14 13 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.52%) Billing
16 10 (0.47%) Back Office
17 9 (0.43%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.38%) Local Government
19 7 (0.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (5.63%) .NET
2 83 (3.93%) Web Services
3 71 (3.36%) LAMP
4 52 (2.46%) XML
5 45 (2.13%) J2EE
5 45 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 39 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
7 36 (1.70%) RabbitMQ
8 32 (1.51%) .NET Framework
8 32 (1.51%) JSON
9 30 (1.42%) CSS
10 20 (0.95%) Software Packaging
11 19 (0.90%) HTML
12 17 (0.80%) JMX
12 17 (0.80%) Middleware
13 13 (0.62%) jQuery
14 12 (0.57%) SOAP
15 11 (0.52%) Memcached
15 11 (0.52%) REST
16 8 (0.38%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 82 (3.88%) Computer Science
2 80 (3.79%) Clustering
3 74 (3.50%) Management Information System
4 66 (3.12%) Blackberry
5 54 (2.56%) Open Source
6 47 (2.22%) Replication
6 47 (2.22%) Firmware
7 38 (1.80%) Mathematics
8 36 (1.70%) Physics
9 33 (1.56%) Hedge funds
10 23 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.09%) CCTV
10 23 (1.09%) Digital Media
11 21 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (0.80%) STB
13 15 (0.71%) Wiki
14 14 (0.66%) Client/Server
14 14 (0.66%) Data Integration
15 12 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
15 12 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1057 (50.02%) Windows
2 860 (40.70%) Linux
3 420 (19.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 382 (18.08%) UNIX
5 300 (14.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 192 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 139 (6.58%) Solaris
8 138 (6.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 112 (5.30%) Windows 7
10 97 (4.59%) CentOS
11 93 (4.40%) Ubuntu
12 55 (2.60%) Debian
13 51 (2.41%) Windows 8
14 44 (2.08%) Windows XP
15 29 (1.37%) HPUX
16 23 (1.09%) Windows Vista
17 17 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
18 16 (0.76%) Mac OS X
19 12 (0.57%) AIX
19 12 (0.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (12.35%) ITIL
2 123 (5.82%) DevOps
3 109 (5.16%) Software Engineering
4 105 (4.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 102 (4.83%) Service Delivery
6 99 (4.69%) E-Commerce
7 96 (4.54%) Load Balancing
8 94 (4.45%) Configuration Management
9 90 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
10 78 (3.69%) Incident Management
11 76 (3.60%) Validation
12 70 (3.31%) Project Management
13 68 (3.22%) Agile Software Development
14 62 (2.93%) Change Management
15 58 (2.74%) UML
16 56 (2.65%) Problem Management
17 55 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
18 54 (2.56%) Migration
19 51 (2.41%) CRM
20 42 (1.99%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 401 (18.98%) SQL
2 256 (12.12%) Java
3 245 (11.59%) Perl
4 207 (9.80%) Python
5 176 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 138 (6.53%) Bash Shell
7 115 (5.44%) C++
8 99 (4.69%) C
9 95 (4.50%) PHP
10 91 (4.31%) Ruby
11 80 (3.79%) C#
12 62 (2.93%) Shell Script
13 58 (2.74%) MATLAB
13 58 (2.74%) JavaScript
14 41 (1.94%) VBScript
15 32 (1.51%) VB
16 24 (1.14%) T-SQL
17 14 (0.66%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.52%) R
18 11 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 365 (17.27%) Degree
2 269 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 170 (8.05%) MCSE
4 169 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 152 (7.19%) Security Cleared
6 143 (6.77%) CCNA
7 99 (4.69%) MCSA
8 87 (4.12%) MCITP
9 76 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 75 (3.55%) SC Cleared
11 67 (3.17%) MCP
12 53 (2.51%) CCNP
13 35 (1.66%) MCTS
14 31 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
15 29 (1.37%) DV Cleared
15 29 (1.37%) RHCE
16 22 (1.04%) CCA
17 18 (0.85%) MCDBA
17 18 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (0.62%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.31%) SLA
2 63 (2.98%) QA
3 16 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.52%) IEC 61508
6 6 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (0.28%) GAMP
6 6 (0.28%) GCP
6 6 (0.28%) GMP
6 6 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.095%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.047%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.047%) ARP4754
System Software
1 505 (23.90%) Active Directory
2 456 (21.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 203 (9.61%) Hyper-V
4 139 (6.58%) XenApp
5 134 (6.34%) VMware ESX
6 127 (6.01%) vSphere
7 76 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
8 47 (2.22%) XenDesktop
9 33 (1.56%) Terminal Services
10 31 (1.47%) MetaFrame
10 31 (1.47%) KVM
11 28 (1.33%) ISA Server
12 24 (1.14%) vCloud
13 23 (1.09%) XenServer
13 23 (1.09%) NFS
14 18 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (0.76%) Postfix
15 16 (0.76%) Xen
16 12 (0.57%) Varnish
17 9 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 122 (5.77%) Puppet
2 113 (5.35%) SCCM
3 101 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
4 86 (4.07%) Nagios
5 70 (3.31%) Backup Exec
6 50 (2.37%) WSUS
7 49 (2.32%) SCOM
8 36 (1.70%) Tivoli
9 35 (1.66%) NetBackup
10 33 (1.56%) OpenView
11 29 (1.37%) ZABBIX
12 27 (1.28%) Netcool
13 25 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
14 20 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 19 (0.90%) Cacti
16 18 (0.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
16 18 (0.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
17 17 (0.80%) Munin
18 13 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
19 10 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 743 (35.16%) VMware
2 600 (28.40%) Microsoft
3 372 (17.61%) Cisco
4 320 (15.14%) Citrix
5 230 (10.88%) Red Hat
6 217 (10.27%) Oracle
7 213 (10.08%) HP
8 154 (7.29%) NetApp
9 102 (4.83%) Symantec
10 91 (4.31%) JBoss
11 84 (3.98%) Dell
12 76 (3.60%) IBM
13 61 (2.89%) EMC
14 54 (2.56%) Juniper
15 49 (2.32%) Sun
16 39 (1.85%) F5
17 35 (1.66%) Veeam
17 35 (1.66%) Avaya
18 33 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
18 33 (1.56%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 57,000 + excellent benefits and 31 days holiday
Posted: 9 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £20800 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance + pension + healt
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bupa + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Equity
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Volt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago