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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 300 306 336
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 911 1016 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.03% 0.99% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.03% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 774 857 807
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
85387 98349 102901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.25% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72079 82738 83928
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -22 294 £52,500 +5.00% 44
South East +29 278 £50,000 +21.95% 35
South West +18 117 £38,750 +3.33% 20
East of England -1 77 £47,500 +18.75% 14
Yorkshire +54 65 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North West 0 28 £39,750 -0.62% 6
East Midlands -5 26 £37,500 +12.58% 2
West Midlands -18 21 £34,000 +33.33% 2
North East - 2 £52,500 - 1
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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.

1 924 (49.70%) Linux
2 813 (43.73%) Windows
3 582 (31.31%) VMware
4 494 (26.57%) Microsoft
5 478 (25.71%) Active Directory
6 466 (25.07%) Windows Server
7 385 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 367 (19.74%) Python
9 315 (16.94%) Unix
10 313 (16.84%) Puppet
11 297 (15.98%) DevOps
12 296 (15.92%) Cisco
13 284 (15.28%) ITIL
14 279 (15.01%) Red Hat
15 278 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
16 267 (14.36%) DNS
17 264 (14.20%) Firewall
18 260 (13.99%) Bash Shell
19 248 (13.34%) Degree
19 248 (13.34%) Opscode Chef
20 244 (13.13%) Finance
21 240 (12.91%) SQL
22 238 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
23 237 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
24 236 (12.69%) PowerShell
24 236 (12.69%) Data Centre
25 227 (12.21%) MS Excel
26 215 (11.57%) Apache
27 209 (11.24%) MS Exchange
28 207 (11.14%) Perl

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
1 215 (11.57%) Apache
2 209 (11.24%) MS Exchange
3 124 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 120 (6.46%) IIS
5 91 (4.90%) SharePoint
6 80 (4.30%) Tomcat
7 78 (4.20%) nginx
8 73 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 46 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
10 40 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 34 (1.83%) JBoss
12 28 (1.51%) Skype for Business
13 26 (1.40%) Confluence
14 20 (1.08%) OpenStack
15 19 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 16 (0.86%) Apache Spark
17 15 (0.81%) Drupal
17 15 (0.81%) Eucalyptus
18 14 (0.75%) CMS
18 14 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 227 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 99 (5.33%) MS Office
3 11 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.43%) Simulink
6 6 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.16%) HipChat
7 3 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.16%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.54%) Magento
2 7 (0.38%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.22%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.16%) LabWindows
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.11%) assyst
6 2 (0.11%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.054%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 237 (12.75%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 106 (5.70%) Office 365
3 70 (3.77%) SaaS
4 37 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
5 35 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (1.40%) Amazon S3
7 25 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 25 (1.34%) IaaS
8 20 (1.08%) OpenShift
9 14 (0.75%) GitHub
10 13 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 11 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 11 (0.59%) PaaS
12 9 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.43%) Mimecast
13 8 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.27%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.27%) iTunes
15 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 267 (14.36%) DNS
2 264 (14.20%) Firewall
3 195 (10.49%) SAN
4 193 (10.38%) TCP/IP
5 165 (8.88%) DHCP
6 142 (7.64%) VPN
7 115 (6.19%) WAN
8 101 (5.43%) LAN
9 80 (4.30%) Internet
10 73 (3.93%) VLAN
11 68 (3.66%) Wireless
12 64 (3.44%) Network Security
13 59 (3.17%) LDAP
14 52 (2.80%) HTTP
15 50 (2.69%) SSL
16 42 (2.26%) BGP
16 42 (2.26%) OSPF
16 42 (2.26%) VoIP
17 41 (2.21%) NAS
18 40 (2.15%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 159 (8.55%) MySQL
3 56 (3.01%) Hadoop
4 41 (2.21%) Big Data
5 36 (1.94%) MongoDB
5 36 (1.94%) Redis
6 33 (1.78%) GIS
7 32 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 22 (1.18%) NoSQL
10 16 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (0.75%) Oracle Database
12 13 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (0.65%) Couchbase
14 10 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
15 9 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.43%) Aerospike
16 8 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
17 5 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 127 (6.83%) Jenkins
2 99 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 65 (3.50%) JIRA
4 59 (3.17%) TeamCity
5 49 (2.64%) Rational DOORS
6 36 (1.94%) Subversion
7 25 (1.34%) Vagrant
8 17 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.38%) SonarQube
11 7 (0.38%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.32%) GoogleTest
12 6 (0.32%) Maven
13 4 (0.22%) CircleCI
13 4 (0.22%) CppUnit
13 4 (0.22%) git-flow
13 4 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (0.16%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 244 (13.13%) Finance
2 102 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 62 (3.34%) Electronics
4 56 (3.01%) Banking
5 55 (2.96%) Marketing
6 41 (2.21%) Aerospace
7 39 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 35 (1.88%) Games
8 35 (1.88%) Law
9 27 (1.45%) French Language
9 27 (1.45%) Publishing
9 27 (1.45%) Retail
10 24 (1.29%) Automotive
11 22 (1.18%) Back Office
12 16 (0.86%) Legal
13 14 (0.75%) Military
14 13 (0.70%) Billing
15 12 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.59%) Advertising
17 10 (0.54%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (5.92%) Web Services
2 104 (5.59%) LAMP
3 55 (2.96%) LEMP Stack
4 40 (2.15%) JSON
5 35 (1.88%) XML
6 27 (1.45%) SOAP
7 26 (1.40%) .NET
8 25 (1.34%) ActiveMQ
9 21 (1.13%) HTML
10 20 (1.08%) Java EE
10 20 (1.08%) STL
11 18 (0.97%) CSS
11 18 (0.97%) Sensu
12 17 (0.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 17 (0.91%) OpenCL
12 17 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (0.65%) Node.js
14 11 (0.59%) J2EE
15 10 (0.54%) EJB
15 10 (0.54%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 236 (12.69%) Data Centre
2 110 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 106 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 85 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 56 (3.01%) Driving Licence
6 49 (2.64%) Embedded Systems
7 42 (2.26%) Clustering
8 34 (1.83%) Hedge funds
9 30 (1.61%) Blackberry
10 25 (1.34%) Fintech
10 25 (1.34%) Mathematics
11 22 (1.18%) Visualisation
12 21 (1.13%) PKI
13 20 (1.08%) Client/Server
14 19 (1.02%) Physics
15 18 (0.97%) Private Cloud
16 17 (0.91%) iPad
17 16 (0.86%) EMC VNX
17 16 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
18 13 (0.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 924 (49.70%) Linux
2 813 (43.73%) Windows
3 466 (25.07%) Windows Server
4 315 (16.94%) Unix
5 278 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 238 (12.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 160 (8.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 122 (6.56%) CentOS
9 118 (6.35%) Windows 7
10 101 (5.43%) Ubuntu
11 71 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 53 (2.85%) Debian
13 41 (2.21%) Windows 10
14 38 (2.04%) Fedora
15 36 (1.94%) AIX
16 35 (1.88%) Mac OS X
16 35 (1.88%) Solaris
17 32 (1.72%) Windows 8
18 21 (1.13%) Android
19 16 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (15.98%) DevOps
2 284 (15.28%) ITIL
3 201 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (8.45%) Configuration Management
5 149 (8.02%) High Availability
6 124 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 122 (6.56%) Validation
8 120 (6.46%) Software Engineering
9 103 (5.54%) Project Management
10 90 (4.84%) Open Source
11 82 (4.41%) Presales
12 75 (4.03%) UML
13 74 (3.98%) Mentoring
14 68 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
15 66 (3.55%) Performance Tuning
16 65 (3.50%) Virtual Environments
17 63 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
18 62 (3.34%) Load Balancing
19 54 (2.90%) Service Delivery
20 53 (2.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 367 (19.74%) Python
2 260 (13.99%) Bash Shell
3 240 (12.91%) SQL
4 236 (12.69%) PowerShell
5 207 (11.14%) Perl
6 204 (10.97%) Java
7 168 (9.04%) C
8 156 (8.39%) Ruby
9 143 (7.69%) C++
10 115 (6.19%) PHP
11 46 (2.47%) C#
12 43 (2.31%) JavaScript
13 42 (2.26%) Korn
14 39 (2.10%) Shell Script
15 29 (1.56%) Bourne shell
16 22 (1.18%) VB
17 21 (1.13%) MATLAB
18 17 (0.91%) Go
19 15 (0.81%) Objective-C
20 8 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 248 (13.34%) Degree
2 176 (9.47%) Security Cleared
3 127 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
4 124 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 97 (5.22%) DV Cleared
6 95 (5.11%) SC Cleared
7 89 (4.79%) CCNA
8 81 (4.36%) MCSE
9 75 (4.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 53 (2.85%) CCNP
10 53 (2.85%) RHCSA
11 51 (2.74%) RHCE
12 37 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (1.61%) MCSA
14 23 (1.24%) MCITP
15 22 (1.18%) CCIE
15 22 (1.18%) CCSE
15 22 (1.18%) HNC
16 20 (1.08%) CCSP
17 18 (0.97%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (2.90%) SLA
2 51 (2.74%) QA
3 28 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (0.91%) HIPAA
6 11 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.59%) JSP 440
7 10 (0.54%) HL7
8 8 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 8 (0.43%) DICOM
8 8 (0.43%) DO-178B
9 6 (0.32%) MISRA
10 5 (0.27%) GAMP
10 5 (0.27%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.22%) GxP
12 2 (0.11%) ARP4754
12 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.11%) DO-254
13 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 14443
13 1 (0.054%) ISO26262
System Software
1 478 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 385 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 194 (10.44%) Hyper-V
4 107 (5.76%) vSphere
5 104 (5.59%) Docker
6 64 (3.44%) VMware ESX
7 52 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
8 48 (2.58%) XenApp
9 46 (2.47%) Firmware
10 38 (2.04%) NFS
11 34 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
12 28 (1.51%) KVM
12 28 (1.51%) Varnish
13 23 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
14 22 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 21 (1.13%) Postfix
16 20 (1.08%) Sendmail
17 18 (0.97%) LXC
18 17 (0.91%) Snort
18 17 (0.91%) Xen
Systems Management
1 313 (16.84%) Puppet
2 248 (13.34%) Opscode Chef
3 168 (9.04%) Ansible
4 93 (5.00%) SCCM
5 79 (4.25%) Nagios
6 65 (3.50%) SCOM
7 42 (2.26%) WSUS
8 37 (1.99%) NetBackup
9 32 (1.72%) Salt
10 26 (1.40%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 22 (1.18%) Cacti
11 22 (1.18%) Kibana
12 19 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
13 18 (0.97%) Backup Exec
13 18 (0.97%) Rundeck
14 17 (0.91%) CFEngine
14 17 (0.91%) WMI
15 16 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 15 (0.81%) Ganglia
16 15 (0.81%) Graphite
Vendors
1 582 (31.31%) VMware
2 494 (26.57%) Microsoft
3 296 (15.92%) Cisco
4 279 (15.01%) Red Hat
5 132 (7.10%) Citrix
5 132 (7.10%) HP
6 87 (4.68%) NetApp
7 79 (4.25%) Oracle
8 59 (3.17%) EMC
9 51 (2.74%) Google
10 43 (2.31%) Splunk
11 39 (2.10%) CheckPoint
11 39 (2.10%) Palo Alto
12 37 (1.99%) Apple
13 36 (1.94%) Dell
14 35 (1.88%) Symantec
15 34 (1.83%) Atlassian
16 33 (1.78%) F5
17 31 (1.67%) Intel
18 28 (1.51%) Juniper
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training, certifications
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + start up mentality
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 75k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ipreo
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Inc Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday - private healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £55k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £28,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Rubicon People
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday