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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 275 285 260
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1053 1101 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.06% 1.00% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.06% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 872 898 957
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +7 431 £49,000 +8.88% 62
South East +17 280 £40,000 - 45
South West -6 89 £36,000 -15.29% 15
East of England -14 71 £37,375 +0.33% 22
Yorkshire +7 56 £35,331 -16.86% 4
East Midlands -6 52 £40,000 +14.28% 1
West Midlands +8 36 £40,000 +26.98% 8
North West -4 36 £40,000 +14.28% 19
North East -1 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1105 (53.48%) Windows
2 765 (37.03%) Linux
3 730 (35.33%) VMware
4 655 (31.70%) Microsoft
5 547 (26.48%) Active Directory
6 486 (23.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 467 (22.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 378 (18.30%) SAN
9 360 (17.42%) Cisco
10 351 (16.99%) SQL Server
11 348 (16.84%) Firewall
12 346 (16.75%) MS Exchange
13 345 (16.70%) SQL
14 343 (16.60%) DNS
15 342 (16.55%) MS Excel
16 338 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
17 331 (16.02%) Degree
18 322 (15.59%) TCP/IP
18 322 (15.59%) ITIL
19 295 (14.28%) Finance
20 270 (13.07%) DevOps
21 261 (12.63%) UNIX
22 254 (12.29%) Python
23 251 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
24 233 (11.28%) Perl
25 227 (10.99%) Puppet
26 217 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
27 216 (10.45%) PowerShell
28 211 (10.21%) Security Cleared
29 208 (10.07%) Citrix

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 346 (16.75%) MS Exchange
2 205 (9.92%) IIS
3 199 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 185 (8.95%) Apache
5 87 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 86 (4.16%) SharePoint
7 76 (3.68%) Lync
8 70 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 64 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
10 63 (3.05%) Tomcat
11 53 (2.57%) nginx
12 40 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 36 (1.74%) JBoss
14 30 (1.45%) OpenStack
15 21 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
16 18 (0.87%) Confluence
17 15 (0.73%) Apache Solr
17 15 (0.73%) GlassFish
18 14 (0.68%) CMS
19 13 (0.63%) Drupal
Applications
1 342 (16.55%) MS Excel
2 143 (6.92%) MS Office
3 29 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.92%) Simulink
6 8 (0.39%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.15%) Abaqus
9 2 (0.097%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.048%) MS Project
10 1 (0.048%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (0.39%) LabWindows
3 5 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.19%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.097%) assyst
7 1 (0.048%) Magento
7 1 (0.048%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.048%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.048%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.048%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.048%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.048%) Maximo
7 1 (0.048%) RMDS
7 1 (0.048%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.048%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 166 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (3.29%) Office 365
3 63 (3.05%) SaaS
4 49 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
5 44 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (1.84%) PaaS
7 18 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (0.77%) IaaS
9 12 (0.58%) Amazon S3
9 12 (0.58%) GitHub
10 9 (0.44%) SoftLayer
11 7 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.24%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.24%) Joyent
12 5 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.19%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.097%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.097%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 378 (18.30%) SAN
2 348 (16.84%) Firewall
3 343 (16.60%) DNS
4 322 (15.59%) TCP/IP
5 175 (8.47%) DHCP
6 154 (7.45%) LAN
7 150 (7.26%) WAN
8 132 (6.39%) VPN
9 100 (4.84%) VoIP
10 76 (3.68%) Internet
11 73 (3.53%) Wireless
12 66 (3.19%) HTTP
13 65 (3.15%) NAS
14 58 (2.81%) VLAN
15 53 (2.57%) SSL
16 46 (2.23%) LDAP
17 44 (2.13%) SMTP
18 42 (2.03%) iSCSI
19 39 (1.89%) Network Security
20 30 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 193 (9.34%) MySQL
3 58 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 30 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (1.31%) Big Data
7 21 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 21 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 18 (0.87%) NoSQL
9 17 (0.82%) DB2
10 16 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (0.77%) Redis
11 14 (0.68%) Hadoop
11 14 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 102 (4.94%) Rational DOORS
2 63 (3.05%) Subversion
3 59 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 54 (2.61%) Git (software)
5 27 (1.31%) JIRA
6 21 (1.02%) TeamCity
7 11 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
7 11 (0.53%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.44%) Hudson
8 9 (0.44%) Maven
8 9 (0.44%) Selenium
8 9 (0.44%) Bugzilla
9 8 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (0.34%) TestDirector
11 4 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.19%) GNU Toolchain
11 4 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.19%) CANoe
12 3 (0.15%) dbdeploy
12 3 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 295 (14.28%) Finance
2 95 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 73 (3.53%) Electronics
3 73 (3.53%) Retail
4 52 (2.52%) Banking
5 40 (1.94%) Games
5 40 (1.94%) Back Office
6 37 (1.79%) Automotive
7 35 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.40%) Law
9 28 (1.36%) Marketing
10 25 (1.21%) Military
11 24 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 23 (1.11%) Front Office
13 22 (1.06%) Aerospace
14 18 (0.87%) Spanish Language
15 16 (0.77%) Legal
16 13 (0.63%) Advertising
17 12 (0.58%) French Language
18 10 (0.48%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (4.84%) Web Services
2 71 (3.44%) .NET
3 49 (2.37%) HTML
4 47 (2.27%) LAMP
5 46 (2.23%) CSS
6 39 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 34 (1.65%) JSP
7 34 (1.65%) XML
8 23 (1.11%) Software Packaging
9 22 (1.06%) Ajax
10 20 (0.97%) Middleware
11 16 (0.77%) MAPI
12 12 (0.58%) REST
13 11 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
14 10 (0.48%) Classic ASP
14 10 (0.48%) OAuth
14 10 (0.48%) .NET Framework
15 9 (0.44%) Application Packaging
16 8 (0.39%) J2EE
16 8 (0.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 116 (5.61%) Clustering
2 114 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 100 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 67 (3.24%) Open Source
6 61 (2.95%) Replication
7 55 (2.66%) Blackberry
8 38 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 32 (1.55%) EqualLogic
10 28 (1.36%) GIS
11 26 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
11 26 (1.26%) Fat Client
11 26 (1.26%) Thin Client
12 24 (1.16%) Algorithms
13 23 (1.11%) Hedge funds
13 23 (1.11%) iPhone
14 22 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
15 21 (1.02%) Statistics
15 21 (1.02%) Physics
16 20 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1105 (53.48%) Windows
2 765 (37.03%) Linux
3 467 (22.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 338 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 261 (12.63%) UNIX
6 251 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 183 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 144 (6.97%) CentOS
8 144 (6.97%) Windows 7
9 80 (3.87%) Ubuntu
10 73 (3.53%) Solaris
11 56 (2.71%) Windows XP
12 53 (2.57%) Windows 8
13 39 (1.89%) Debian
14 30 (1.45%) Android
15 28 (1.36%) Windows 2000
16 25 (1.21%) Mac OS X
16 25 (1.21%) Fedora
17 21 (1.02%) Windows Vista
18 20 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (15.59%) ITIL
2 270 (13.07%) DevOps
3 181 (8.76%) Project Management
4 146 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (6.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 144 (6.97%) Configuration Management
6 116 (5.61%) Software Engineering
7 99 (4.79%) E-Commerce
8 92 (4.45%) Change Management
9 85 (4.11%) Validation
10 84 (4.07%) Service Delivery
11 69 (3.34%) Use Case
12 67 (3.24%) Mentoring
13 64 (3.10%) Incident Management
14 63 (3.05%) Service Management
15 56 (2.71%) Performance Tuning
16 55 (2.66%) UML
16 55 (2.66%) Continuous Integration
17 51 (2.47%) Requirements Management
18 49 (2.37%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 345 (16.70%) SQL
2 254 (12.29%) Python
3 233 (11.28%) Perl
4 216 (10.45%) PowerShell
5 201 (9.73%) Java
6 152 (7.36%) Bash Shell
7 139 (6.73%) C
8 117 (5.66%) PHP
9 94 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 81 (3.92%) Ruby
11 75 (3.63%) C++
12 68 (3.29%) JavaScript
13 51 (2.47%) C#
14 30 (1.45%) MATLAB
15 26 (1.26%) Korn
16 18 (0.87%) VBScript
17 16 (0.77%) VB
18 14 (0.68%) PL/SQL
19 13 (0.63%) Bourne shell
20 11 (0.53%) AWK
Qualifications
1 331 (16.02%) Degree
2 217 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 211 (10.21%) Security Cleared
4 162 (7.84%) MCSE
5 160 (7.74%) Cisco Certification
6 146 (7.07%) SC Cleared
7 117 (5.66%) CCNA
8 84 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 81 (3.92%) DV Cleared
10 80 (3.87%) CCNP
11 76 (3.68%) MCSA
12 59 (2.86%) MCITP
13 47 (2.27%) MCP
14 24 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (0.92%) MCTS
15 19 (0.92%) CISSP
16 15 (0.73%) Chartered Engineer
17 14 (0.68%) ISTQB
18 12 (0.58%) CCA
18 12 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.48%) PCI DSS
2 70 (3.39%) SLA
3 68 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 51 (2.47%) QA
5 11 (0.53%) JSP 440
6 9 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.39%) IEC 61508
8 6 (0.29%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.24%) DO-254
9 5 (0.24%) ISO 9002
9 5 (0.24%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
11 3 (0.15%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.097%) DO-160
13 1 (0.048%) JTAG
13 1 (0.048%) BS25999
System Software
1 547 (26.48%) Active Directory
2 486 (23.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 190 (9.20%) Hyper-V
4 119 (5.76%) vSphere
5 88 (4.26%) VMware ESX
6 84 (4.07%) XenApp
7 54 (2.61%) Firmware
8 53 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
9 48 (2.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 35 (1.69%) Varnish
11 34 (1.65%) KVM
12 26 (1.26%) XenDesktop
13 22 (1.06%) NFS
14 21 (1.02%) vCloud
15 17 (0.82%) Xen
16 15 (0.73%) XenServer
17 13 (0.63%) VirtualBox
17 13 (0.63%) DFS Replication
18 11 (0.53%) GlusterFS
18 11 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 227 (10.99%) Puppet
2 180 (8.71%) Opscode Chef
3 173 (8.37%) SCCM
4 107 (5.18%) SCOM
5 97 (4.70%) Nagios
6 45 (2.18%) Backup Exec
7 40 (1.94%) ZABBIX
7 40 (1.94%) Ansible
8 37 (1.79%) Salt
9 29 (1.40%) WSUS
10 28 (1.36%) Graphite
11 27 (1.31%) NetBackup
12 26 (1.26%) Cacti
13 17 (0.82%) Vagrant
13 17 (0.82%) Kibana
13 17 (0.82%) HAProxy
14 16 (0.77%) Ganglia
15 14 (0.68%) logstash
16 13 (0.63%) SCVMM
16 13 (0.63%) OpenView
Vendors
1 730 (35.33%) VMware
2 655 (31.70%) Microsoft
3 360 (17.42%) Cisco
4 208 (10.07%) Citrix
5 206 (9.97%) Red Hat
6 184 (8.91%) HP
7 137 (6.63%) Oracle
8 96 (4.65%) EMC
8 96 (4.65%) NetApp
9 95 (4.60%) Dell
10 80 (3.87%) IBM
11 70 (3.39%) Juniper
12 50 (2.42%) Symantec
13 36 (1.74%) SolarWinds
14 34 (1.65%) Veeam
15 33 (1.60%) Apple
16 29 (1.40%) Google
17 26 (1.26%) Altiris
17 26 (1.26%) CheckPoint
18 25 (1.21%) Avaya
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
2Source Talent
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + Overtime + B
Posted: Yesterday
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000-50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Overtime + Flexibl
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sussex
SynApps
Salary: car allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago