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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 303 258 249
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 948 1090 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.89% 1.09% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.16% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 810 952 1084
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 £27,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -30 400 £45,000 - 35
South East -65 192 £37,000 -7.50% 30
Yorkshire +13 101 £40,000 +5.26% 6
East of England -44 95 £40,000 - 9
South West -41 60 £35,000 -13.58% 19
West Midlands -7 34 £34,500 +5.34% 5
North West -33 28 £34,000 -1.44% 9
East Midlands -19 26 £32,500 -2.25% 6
North East -8 5 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1031 (50.17%) Windows
2 858 (41.75%) Linux
3 727 (35.38%) VMware
4 573 (27.88%) Microsoft
5 526 (25.60%) Active Directory
6 424 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 415 (20.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 402 (19.56%) DNS
9 368 (17.91%) UNIX
10 366 (17.81%) MS Exchange
11 339 (16.50%) Cisco
12 328 (15.96%) SQL
13 327 (15.91%) SAN
14 325 (15.82%) TCP/IP
15 323 (15.72%) Degree
16 299 (14.55%) Citrix
17 294 (14.31%) SQL Server
18 293 (14.26%) Finance
19 290 (14.11%) MS Excel
20 281 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
21 280 (13.63%) ITIL
22 276 (13.43%) Apache
23 265 (12.90%) Firewall
24 264 (12.85%) Java
25 263 (12.80%) DHCP
26 249 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
27 231 (11.24%) Perl
28 205 (9.98%) Red Hat
29 204 (9.93%) Oracle
30 201 (9.78%) WAN

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (17.81%) MS Exchange
2 276 (13.43%) Apache
3 197 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 161 (7.83%) IIS
5 148 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 106 (5.16%) Tomcat
7 94 (4.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 91 (4.43%) SharePoint
9 75 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 73 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 56 (2.73%) Node.js
12 36 (1.75%) OpenStack
13 35 (1.70%) Lync
14 22 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
15 21 (1.02%) WebSphere
16 20 (0.97%) CMS
17 16 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
18 15 (0.73%) WebLogic
19 13 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
20 12 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 290 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 132 (6.42%) MS Office
3 27 (1.31%) Simulink
4 5 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.19%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.15%) Maya
6 3 (0.15%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.097%) CATIA
8 1 (0.049%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.049%) Windchill
8 1 (0.049%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 17 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.097%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.097%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.097%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.049%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.049%) assyst
8 1 (0.049%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (2.48%) Office 365
4 34 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (1.56%) SaaS
6 31 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.68%) Joyent
7 14 (0.68%) IaaS
8 8 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.24%) ElastiCache
9 5 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
11 2 (0.097%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.097%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.097%) PaaS
12 1 (0.049%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.049%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.049%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.049%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 402 (19.56%) DNS
2 327 (15.91%) SAN
3 325 (15.82%) TCP/IP
4 265 (12.90%) Firewall
5 263 (12.80%) DHCP
6 201 (9.78%) WAN
7 197 (9.59%) LAN
8 178 (8.66%) VPN
9 124 (6.03%) Internet
10 111 (5.40%) HTTP
11 82 (3.99%) LDAP
12 79 (3.84%) NAS
13 76 (3.70%) VoIP
14 61 (2.97%) VLAN
15 58 (2.82%) FTP
16 56 (2.73%) SSL
17 52 (2.53%) SSH
18 49 (2.38%) Wireless
19 44 (2.14%) Network Security
20 41 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (14.31%) SQL Server
2 190 (9.25%) MySQL
3 87 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 42 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 25 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 25 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
8 21 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 18 (0.88%) Big Data
10 17 (0.83%) Hadoop
10 17 (0.83%) RDBMS
11 16 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (0.54%) Redis
14 9 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.34%) Mahout
15 7 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (3.36%) Rational DOORS
2 50 (2.43%) JIRA
3 41 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 38 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 28 (1.36%) Subversion
6 26 (1.27%) TeamCity
7 17 (0.83%) Selenium
8 15 (0.73%) Rational Rhapsody
9 14 (0.68%) Maven
10 12 (0.58%) WebDriver
10 12 (0.58%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.44%) Ant
12 7 (0.34%) Log4j
12 7 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
12 7 (0.34%) JConsole
13 6 (0.29%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.29%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.24%) InstallShield
14 5 (0.24%) MSBuild
General
1 293 (14.26%) Finance
2 131 (6.37%) Telecoms
3 72 (3.50%) Electronics
4 65 (3.16%) Aerospace
5 41 (2.00%) Military
6 39 (1.90%) Banking
7 34 (1.65%) Marketing
8 33 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.22%) Retail
9 25 (1.22%) Games
10 21 (1.02%) Advertising
11 18 (0.88%) Publishing
12 15 (0.73%) Automotive
13 12 (0.58%) Law
14 11 (0.54%) Legal
15 10 (0.49%) Back Office
15 10 (0.49%) Billing
16 8 (0.39%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.39%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (4.53%) .NET
2 76 (3.70%) Web Services
3 74 (3.60%) LAMP
4 55 (2.68%) XML
5 44 (2.14%) ASP.NET
6 43 (2.09%) ActiveMQ
7 42 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
8 39 (1.90%) J2EE
9 27 (1.31%) CSS
10 26 (1.27%) JSON
11 21 (1.02%) Middleware
12 18 (0.88%) HTML
12 18 (0.88%) .NET Framework
13 16 (0.78%) JMX
14 15 (0.73%) jQuery
15 12 (0.58%) Software Packaging
15 12 (0.58%) Memcached
16 10 (0.49%) WebSphere MQ
16 10 (0.49%) SOAP
17 9 (0.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (3.75%) Clustering
3 73 (3.55%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.26%) Blackberry
5 66 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 60 (2.92%) Open Source
7 47 (2.29%) Replication
8 46 (2.24%) Hedge funds
9 37 (1.80%) Firmware
10 31 (1.51%) Digital Media
11 29 (1.41%) Mathematics
12 28 (1.36%) Mobile App
13 20 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (0.97%) Physics
14 19 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
15 17 (0.83%) CCTV
15 17 (0.83%) STB
16 16 (0.78%) EqualLogic
17 14 (0.68%) Fat Client
17 14 (0.68%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1031 (50.17%) Windows
2 858 (41.75%) Linux
3 415 (20.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 368 (17.91%) UNIX
5 281 (13.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 181 (8.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 149 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 122 (5.94%) Solaris
9 110 (5.35%) Windows 7
10 94 (4.57%) Ubuntu
11 86 (4.18%) CentOS
12 62 (3.02%) Debian
13 42 (2.04%) Windows XP
14 37 (1.80%) Windows 8
15 18 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
16 16 (0.78%) HPUX
17 15 (0.73%) Android
18 12 (0.58%) Windows Vista
18 12 (0.58%) Mac OS X
19 9 (0.44%) SVR4
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (13.63%) ITIL
2 149 (7.25%) DevOps
3 147 (7.15%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (5.60%) Service Delivery
5 114 (5.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 107 (5.21%) Project Management
7 101 (4.91%) Load Balancing
8 99 (4.82%) E-Commerce
9 89 (4.33%) Software Engineering
10 86 (4.18%) Configuration Management
11 85 (4.14%) Incident Management
12 75 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
13 68 (3.31%) Validation
13 68 (3.31%) Mentoring
14 63 (3.07%) Migration
15 54 (2.63%) Change Management
16 51 (2.48%) UML
17 47 (2.29%) Service Management
18 46 (2.24%) Performance Tuning
19 45 (2.19%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 328 (15.96%) SQL
2 264 (12.85%) Java
3 231 (11.24%) Perl
4 197 (9.59%) Python
5 173 (8.42%) Bash Shell
6 158 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 119 (5.79%) C++
8 107 (5.21%) C
9 106 (5.16%) PHP
10 100 (4.87%) Ruby
11 69 (3.36%) C#
12 62 (3.02%) Shell Script
13 60 (2.92%) JavaScript
14 47 (2.29%) MATLAB
15 34 (1.65%) VBScript
16 25 (1.22%) VB
17 16 (0.78%) Scala
18 15 (0.73%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.54%) Korn
20 9 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 323 (15.72%) Degree
2 249 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 160 (7.79%) MCSE
4 151 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
5 138 (6.72%) Security Cleared
6 125 (6.08%) CCNA
7 103 (5.01%) MCSA
8 96 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 79 (3.84%) MCITP
10 67 (3.26%) SC Cleared
11 57 (2.77%) MCP
12 47 (2.29%) CCNP
13 41 (2.00%) MCTS
14 40 (1.95%) DV Cleared
15 29 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
16 21 (1.02%) RHCE
17 18 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (0.88%) CCA
17 18 (0.88%) NCDA
17 18 (0.88%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (2.82%) SLA
2 52 (2.53%) QA
3 24 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.54%) IEC 61508
6 8 (0.39%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.097%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 526 (25.60%) Active Directory
2 424 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 189 (9.20%) Hyper-V
4 119 (5.79%) XenApp
5 109 (5.30%) VMware ESX
6 98 (4.77%) vSphere
7 74 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
8 40 (1.95%) XenDesktop
9 33 (1.61%) KVM
10 29 (1.41%) MetaFrame
11 25 (1.22%) XenServer
12 21 (1.02%) Xen
13 20 (0.97%) NFS
14 19 (0.92%) Postfix
15 18 (0.88%) Terminal Services
16 16 (0.78%) ISA Server
16 16 (0.78%) VMware Server
17 15 (0.73%) vCloud
18 13 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
19 11 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 118 (5.74%) Puppet
2 96 (4.67%) SCCM
3 89 (4.33%) Nagios
4 81 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
5 67 (3.26%) Backup Exec
6 48 (2.34%) WSUS
7 41 (2.00%) SCOM
8 36 (1.75%) NetBackup
9 26 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
9 26 (1.27%) OpenView
10 24 (1.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 18 (0.88%) ZABBIX
12 16 (0.78%) Cacti
13 15 (0.73%) Tivoli
14 14 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
15 10 (0.49%) Munin
16 8 (0.39%) Ansible
17 7 (0.34%) Graylog2
17 7 (0.34%) Ganglia
18 6 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 727 (35.38%) VMware
2 573 (27.88%) Microsoft
3 339 (16.50%) Cisco
4 299 (14.55%) Citrix
5 205 (9.98%) Red Hat
6 204 (9.93%) Oracle
7 188 (9.15%) HP
8 153 (7.45%) NetApp
9 98 (4.77%) Symantec
10 90 (4.38%) Dell
11 78 (3.80%) JBoss
12 77 (3.75%) EMC
13 51 (2.48%) IBM
14 43 (2.09%) Juniper
15 42 (2.04%) SAP
15 42 (2.04%) F5
16 40 (1.95%) Sun
17 33 (1.61%) Avaya
18 30 (1.46%) Reuters
18 30 (1.46%) SolarWinds
Brighton, East Sussex
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Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £63000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Up to £25k & Corporate Benefits, Training, Car
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Centric Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum with mileage expenses covered
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Posted: 2 days ago