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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 305 262 252
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 950 1050 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.89% 1.06% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.12% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 798 914 1052
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 £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
100772 93375 103116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82602 78321 88425
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -29 394 £47,000 +4.44% 43
South East -54 192 £36,000 -10.00% 35
Yorkshire +7 105 £40,000 +5.26% 11
East of England -29 97 £40,000 - 15
South West -23 59 £35,000 -6.66% 15
West Midlands -2 38 £34,750 -7.33% 7
East Midlands -19 32 £37,500 - 8
North West -38 20 £34,000 +1.49% 9
North East -9 6 £40,000 +58.41% 2
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1020 (50.60%) Windows
2 845 (41.91%) Linux
3 719 (35.66%) VMware
4 569 (28.22%) Microsoft
5 523 (25.94%) Active Directory
6 420 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 400 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 383 (19.00%) DNS
9 359 (17.81%) UNIX
10 358 (17.76%) MS Exchange
11 342 (16.96%) Cisco
12 332 (16.47%) SAN
13 321 (15.92%) Degree
14 318 (15.77%) SQL
15 314 (15.58%) TCP/IP
16 303 (15.03%) Citrix
17 295 (14.63%) Finance
18 288 (14.29%) MS Excel
19 277 (13.74%) SQL Server
19 277 (13.74%) Apache
20 275 (13.64%) ITIL
21 266 (13.19%) Firewall
22 265 (13.14%) Java
23 260 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
24 248 (12.30%) DHCP
25 240 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
26 219 (10.86%) Perl
27 198 (9.82%) Red Hat
28 190 (9.42%) WAN
28 190 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2010

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 358 (17.76%) MS Exchange
2 277 (13.74%) Apache
3 190 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 158 (7.84%) IIS
5 139 (6.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 106 (5.26%) Tomcat
7 90 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 82 (4.07%) SharePoint
9 72 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 63 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
11 56 (2.78%) Node.js
12 39 (1.93%) OpenStack
13 38 (1.88%) Lync
14 20 (0.99%) WebSphere
15 18 (0.89%) CMS
16 16 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
17 15 (0.74%) WebLogic
18 14 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
19 12 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
20 11 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 288 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 132 (6.55%) MS Office
3 26 (1.29%) Simulink
4 5 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.20%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.15%) Maya
6 3 (0.15%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.050%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.050%) Windchill
7 1 (0.050%) NASTRAN
7 1 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.099%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.099%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.050%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.050%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.050%) assyst
8 1 (0.050%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.050%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.050%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (0.050%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 71 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (2.38%) Office 365
4 36 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (1.54%) SaaS
6 30 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.64%) IaaS
8 11 (0.55%) Joyent
9 9 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.25%) ElastiCache
10 5 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.099%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.099%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.099%) PaaS
12 2 (0.099%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.050%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.050%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.050%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.050%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 383 (19.00%) DNS
2 332 (16.47%) SAN
3 314 (15.58%) TCP/IP
4 266 (13.19%) Firewall
5 248 (12.30%) DHCP
6 190 (9.42%) WAN
7 186 (9.23%) LAN
8 172 (8.53%) VPN
9 113 (5.61%) HTTP
9 113 (5.61%) Internet
10 79 (3.92%) LDAP
11 77 (3.82%) VoIP
12 75 (3.72%) NAS
13 63 (3.13%) FTP
14 61 (3.03%) VLAN
15 57 (2.83%) SSL
16 54 (2.68%) SSH
17 49 (2.43%) Wireless
18 45 (2.23%) Network Security
19 43 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 181 (8.98%) MySQL
3 83 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 40 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 23 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 20 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
9 19 (0.94%) MongoDB
10 17 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 16 (0.79%) Big Data
12 15 (0.74%) Hadoop
12 15 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (0.55%) Redis
16 9 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (0.40%) NoSQL
18 7 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (3.17%) Rational DOORS
2 47 (2.33%) JIRA
3 37 (1.84%) Git (software)
4 36 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 30 (1.49%) Subversion
6 28 (1.39%) TeamCity
7 18 (0.89%) Selenium
8 14 (0.69%) WebDriver
8 14 (0.69%) SpecFlow
9 11 (0.55%) Rational Rhapsody
10 10 (0.50%) Maven
11 7 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.35%) Visual Studio
12 5 (0.25%) Ant
12 5 (0.25%) Log4j
12 5 (0.25%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.25%) GCC
12 5 (0.25%) LLVM
12 5 (0.25%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.25%) JConsole
General
1 295 (14.63%) Finance
2 124 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 65 (3.22%) Electronics
4 64 (3.17%) Aerospace
5 40 (1.98%) Banking
6 33 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 33 (1.64%) Military
6 33 (1.64%) Marketing
7 26 (1.29%) Retail
8 23 (1.14%) Advertising
9 22 (1.09%) Games
10 17 (0.84%) Publishing
11 15 (0.74%) Automotive
12 13 (0.64%) Law
13 10 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.45%) Back Office
14 9 (0.45%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.45%) French Language
15 8 (0.40%) Legal
15 8 (0.40%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (4.32%) .NET
2 74 (3.67%) Web Services
3 67 (3.32%) LAMP
4 50 (2.48%) XML
5 45 (2.23%) ActiveMQ
6 43 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
7 42 (2.08%) ASP.NET
8 39 (1.93%) J2EE
9 24 (1.19%) CSS
10 21 (1.04%) JSON
11 18 (0.89%) HTML
11 18 (0.89%) Middleware
12 16 (0.79%) .NET Framework
13 14 (0.69%) JMX
14 13 (0.64%) jQuery
15 11 (0.55%) Memcached
16 10 (0.50%) Software Packaging
16 10 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
17 9 (0.45%) JSP
18 8 (0.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 76 (3.77%) Clustering
4 66 (3.27%) Blackberry
5 59 (2.93%) Management Information System
5 59 (2.93%) Open Source
6 44 (2.18%) Hedge funds
7 40 (1.98%) Replication
8 38 (1.88%) Algorithms
9 32 (1.59%) Digital Media
10 29 (1.44%) Mathematics
11 27 (1.34%) Mobile App
12 18 (0.89%) Physics
12 18 (0.89%) CCTV
13 17 (0.84%) STB
13 17 (0.84%) Thin Client
13 17 (0.84%) Fat Client
14 16 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
15 15 (0.74%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1020 (50.60%) Windows
2 845 (41.91%) Linux
3 400 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 359 (17.81%) UNIX
5 260 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 174 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 147 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 113 (5.61%) Solaris
9 106 (5.26%) Windows 7
10 91 (4.51%) Ubuntu
11 79 (3.92%) CentOS
12 61 (3.03%) Debian
13 39 (1.93%) Windows XP
14 35 (1.74%) Windows 8
15 17 (0.84%) Android
16 16 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
17 15 (0.74%) HPUX
18 12 (0.60%) Mac OS X
18 12 (0.60%) Windows Vista
19 9 (0.45%) SVR4
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (13.64%) ITIL
2 155 (7.69%) DevOps
3 139 (6.89%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (6.10%) Service Delivery
5 119 (5.90%) Project Management
6 111 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 98 (4.86%) E-Commerce
8 97 (4.81%) Load Balancing
9 83 (4.12%) Software Engineering
10 82 (4.07%) Incident Management
11 77 (3.82%) Configuration Management
12 72 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
13 66 (3.27%) Migration
14 64 (3.17%) Validation
15 62 (3.08%) Mentoring
16 52 (2.58%) Change Management
17 46 (2.28%) UML
18 44 (2.18%) CRM
18 44 (2.18%) Service Management
18 44 (2.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 318 (15.77%) SQL
2 265 (13.14%) Java
3 219 (10.86%) Perl
4 186 (9.23%) Python
5 162 (8.04%) Bash Shell
6 157 (7.79%) PowerShell
7 113 (5.61%) C++
8 106 (5.26%) PHP
9 100 (4.96%) C
10 98 (4.86%) Ruby
11 68 (3.37%) C#
12 62 (3.08%) Shell Script
13 54 (2.68%) JavaScript
14 44 (2.18%) MATLAB
15 36 (1.79%) VBScript
16 22 (1.09%) VB
17 16 (0.79%) Scala
18 13 (0.64%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.55%) Korn
20 9 (0.45%) Golang
Qualifications
1 321 (15.92%) Degree
2 240 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 150 (7.44%) MCSE
4 149 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
5 129 (6.40%) Security Cleared
6 126 (6.25%) CCNA
7 105 (5.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 100 (4.96%) MCSA
9 75 (3.72%) MCITP
10 65 (3.22%) SC Cleared
11 55 (2.73%) MCP
12 45 (2.23%) CCNP
13 43 (2.13%) DV Cleared
14 37 (1.84%) MCTS
15 30 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
16 20 (0.99%) CCA
17 19 (0.94%) NCDA
17 19 (0.94%) NCIE
18 18 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
19 17 (0.84%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.83%) SLA
2 49 (2.43%) QA
3 23 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.55%) IEC 61508
5 10 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.40%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.099%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
11 1 (0.050%) JTAG
System Software
1 523 (25.94%) Active Directory
2 420 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 173 (8.58%) Hyper-V
4 117 (5.80%) XenApp
5 104 (5.16%) vSphere
6 102 (5.06%) VMware ESX
7 78 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
8 41 (2.03%) XenDesktop
9 31 (1.54%) Firmware
10 30 (1.49%) KVM
11 25 (1.24%) MetaFrame
12 24 (1.19%) XenServer
13 21 (1.04%) NFS
13 21 (1.04%) Xen
14 20 (0.99%) Postfix
15 19 (0.94%) VMware Server
16 17 (0.84%) Terminal Services
17 15 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
17 15 (0.74%) vCloud
18 13 (0.64%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 112 (5.56%) Puppet
2 94 (4.66%) SCCM
3 87 (4.32%) Nagios
4 75 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
5 63 (3.13%) Backup Exec
6 47 (2.33%) SCOM
7 44 (2.18%) WSUS
8 35 (1.74%) NetBackup
9 26 (1.29%) OpenView
10 23 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 22 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 16 (0.79%) ZABBIX
13 15 (0.74%) Cacti
14 14 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (0.60%) Tivoli
16 9 (0.45%) Munin
17 8 (0.40%) Ansible
18 7 (0.35%) Graylog2
18 7 (0.35%) Ganglia
19 6 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 719 (35.66%) VMware
2 569 (28.22%) Microsoft
3 342 (16.96%) Cisco
4 303 (15.03%) Citrix
5 198 (9.82%) Red Hat
6 189 (9.38%) Oracle
7 174 (8.63%) HP
8 147 (7.29%) NetApp
9 97 (4.81%) Dell
10 94 (4.66%) Symantec
11 72 (3.57%) EMC
12 70 (3.47%) JBoss
13 45 (2.23%) F5
14 44 (2.18%) IBM
15 41 (2.03%) Juniper
16 38 (1.88%) SAP
17 35 (1.74%) Sun
18 31 (1.54%) SolarWinds
19 29 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
20 27 (1.34%) Reuters
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