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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 309 306 297
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 942 1040 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.00% 1.05% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.09% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 756 840 843
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 -13 396 £52,500 +16.66% 52
South East -25 200 £47,500 +18.75% 36
South West +27 118 £40,000 +6.66% 13
East of England -23 69 £40,000 - 9
East Midlands +22 68 £35,000 -10.25% 10
Yorkshire -11 50 £45,000 -5.26% 10
North West +37 39 £37,500 +11.11% 8
West Midlands -55 8 £35,000 -9.09% 4
North East +5 3 £30,500 -12.85% 2
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 900 (45.71%) Windows
2 870 (44.18%) Linux
3 735 (37.33%) VMware
4 533 (27.07%) Windows Server
5 496 (25.19%) Microsoft
5 496 (25.19%) Active Directory
6 467 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 379 (19.25%) Python
8 371 (18.84%) Cisco
9 364 (18.49%) DNS
10 336 (17.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 336 (17.06%) Puppet
11 308 (15.64%) Firewall
12 307 (15.59%) DevOps
13 299 (15.19%) Finance
14 293 (14.88%) ITIL
15 291 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 288 (14.63%) Unix
17 287 (14.58%) Red Hat
18 282 (14.32%) Perl
19 253 (12.85%) SQL
20 249 (12.65%) MS Exchange
21 247 (12.54%) Degree
22 243 (12.34%) SAN
23 237 (12.04%) MS Excel
24 233 (11.83%) Java
25 229 (11.63%) Bash Shell
26 228 (11.58%) TCP/IP
27 226 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
27 226 (11.48%) Data Centre

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 249 (12.65%) MS Exchange
2 161 (8.18%) Apache
3 158 (8.02%) IIS
4 109 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 97 (4.93%) SharePoint
6 86 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 79 (4.01%) Tomcat
8 37 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 35 (1.78%) OpenStack
9 35 (1.78%) Skype for Business
10 33 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
11 32 (1.63%) Confluence
12 28 (1.42%) JBoss
13 26 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
14 19 (0.96%) Node.js
15 18 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 18 (0.91%) CMS
15 18 (0.91%) nginx
16 13 (0.66%) Apache Spark
17 9 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 237 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.20%) MS Office
3 10 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.30%) Acrobat
4 6 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.25%) Simulink
6 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.10%) CATIA
8 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.051%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.051%) OrCAD
8 1 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (0.46%) SAP CRM
2 8 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.15%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.10%) Cognos Planning
5 2 (0.10%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.051%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.051%) Maximo
6 1 (0.051%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.051%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.051%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 224 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (3.10%) Office 365
4 44 (2.23%) SaaS
5 38 (1.93%) Amazon S3
6 36 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (1.27%) PaaS
9 21 (1.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 20 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 18 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 15 (0.76%) IaaS
13 12 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
13 12 (0.61%) Joyent
14 9 (0.46%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.15%) Amazon Glacier
15 3 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.15%) Mimecast
16 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
16 2 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 364 (18.49%) DNS
2 308 (15.64%) Firewall
3 243 (12.34%) SAN
4 228 (11.58%) TCP/IP
5 180 (9.14%) WAN
6 177 (8.99%) LAN
7 136 (6.91%) VPN
8 131 (6.65%) DHCP
9 107 (5.43%) Internet
10 90 (4.57%) VoIP
11 86 (4.37%) VLAN
12 59 (3.00%) SSL
13 55 (2.79%) HTTP
14 54 (2.74%) Wireless
15 53 (2.69%) LDAP
16 50 (2.54%) iSCSI
17 48 (2.44%) NAS
18 46 (2.34%) BGP
19 43 (2.18%) SMTP
20 37 (1.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 151 (7.67%) MySQL
3 78 (3.96%) Big Data
4 52 (2.64%) Redis
5 50 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (1.83%) Hadoop
7 35 (1.78%) NoSQL
8 29 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 24 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
11 18 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (0.91%) Relational Database
11 18 (0.91%) Riak
11 18 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (0.71%) Couchbase
13 13 (0.66%) GIS
13 13 (0.66%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
14 12 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 126 (6.40%) Jenkins
2 102 (5.18%) Git (software)
3 72 (3.66%) Rational DOORS
4 69 (3.50%) JIRA
5 43 (2.18%) TeamCity
6 23 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 20 (1.02%) Vagrant
8 19 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (0.66%) Subversion
11 11 (0.56%) Maven
11 11 (0.56%) Visual Studio
12 9 (0.46%) Selenium
13 7 (0.36%) Ant
13 7 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (0.30%) LabVIEW
15 5 (0.25%) CMake
15 5 (0.25%) Rational Rhapsody
15 5 (0.25%) SonarQube
15 5 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 299 (15.19%) Finance
2 120 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 71 (3.61%) Banking
4 53 (2.69%) Electronics
5 37 (1.88%) Games
6 36 (1.83%) Legal
7 27 (1.37%) Aerospace
7 27 (1.37%) Military
8 26 (1.32%) Law
8 26 (1.32%) Marketing
9 25 (1.27%) Back Office
9 25 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.17%) Publishing
11 17 (0.86%) Retail
12 12 (0.61%) Avionics
12 12 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.46%) Advertising
13 9 (0.46%) Billing
13 9 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (5.33%) .NET
2 72 (3.66%) LAMP
2 72 (3.66%) Web Services
3 60 (3.05%) XML
4 50 (2.54%) CSS
5 44 (2.23%) RabbitMQ
6 41 (2.08%) JSON
7 36 (1.83%) HTML
8 29 (1.47%) ASP.NET
8 29 (1.47%) LAPP Stack
9 25 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
9 25 (1.27%) Middleware
9 25 (1.27%) SOAP
10 22 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
11 16 (0.81%) JMS
11 16 (0.81%) jQuery
12 15 (0.76%) HTML5
13 14 (0.71%) .NET Framework
13 14 (0.71%) Ajax
14 13 (0.66%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 226 (11.48%) Data Centre
2 134 (6.81%) Computer Science
3 118 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 64 (3.25%) Clustering
6 53 (2.69%) Replication
7 43 (2.18%) EMC VNX
8 38 (1.93%) Physics
9 36 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 35 (1.78%) Driving Licence
11 32 (1.63%) Hedge funds
12 28 (1.42%) Mathematics
13 26 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 24 (1.22%) EqualLogic
14 24 (1.22%) PKI
15 21 (1.07%) Private Cloud
16 18 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
17 16 (0.81%) SCADA
18 15 (0.76%) User Experience
19 13 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 900 (45.71%) Windows
2 870 (44.18%) Linux
3 533 (27.07%) Windows Server
4 336 (17.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 291 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 288 (14.63%) Unix
7 222 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 118 (5.99%) Windows 7
9 117 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 111 (5.64%) CentOS
11 63 (3.20%) Solaris
12 62 (3.15%) Ubuntu
13 47 (2.39%) Debian
14 41 (2.08%) Windows 8
15 31 (1.57%) AIX
16 26 (1.32%) Windows XP
17 25 (1.27%) Android
18 15 (0.76%) Mac OS X
18 15 (0.76%) SUSE
18 15 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (15.59%) DevOps
2 293 (14.88%) ITIL
3 197 (10.01%) Configuration Management
4 174 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
5 171 (8.68%) High Availability
6 135 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
7 127 (6.45%) Software Engineering
8 113 (5.74%) Load Balancing
9 106 (5.38%) Project Management
10 98 (4.98%) Migration
11 91 (4.62%) Validation
12 90 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 80 (4.06%) Incident Management
14 73 (3.71%) Service Management
15 68 (3.45%) Open Source
16 67 (3.40%) Mentoring
16 67 (3.40%) UML
17 62 (3.15%) Performance Tuning
18 61 (3.10%) Problem Management
19 60 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 379 (19.25%) Python
2 282 (14.32%) Perl
3 253 (12.85%) SQL
4 233 (11.83%) Java
5 229 (11.63%) Bash Shell
6 156 (7.92%) Ruby
7 144 (7.31%) PowerShell
8 128 (6.50%) C
9 120 (6.09%) PHP
10 92 (4.67%) C#
11 79 (4.01%) C++
12 65 (3.30%) JavaScript
12 65 (3.30%) Shell Script
13 26 (1.32%) Scala
14 15 (0.76%) VBScript
15 12 (0.61%) Korn
16 11 (0.56%) VB
17 9 (0.46%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.41%) MATLAB
18 8 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 247 (12.54%) Degree
2 174 (8.84%) Security Cleared
3 146 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 116 (5.89%) Cisco Certification
5 115 (5.84%) SC Cleared
6 96 (4.88%) MCSE
7 74 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 65 (3.30%) CCNP
9 64 (3.25%) CCNA
10 59 (3.00%) MCSA
11 55 (2.79%) MCITP
12 53 (2.69%) DV Cleared
13 45 (2.29%) MCP
14 25 (1.27%) RHCE
15 24 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
16 22 (1.12%) RHCSA
17 21 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
18 19 (0.96%) CCVP
19 18 (0.91%) CCA
19 18 (0.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.20%) SLA
2 44 (2.23%) QA
3 23 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 21 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.81%) JSP 440
6 10 (0.51%) Def Stans
6 10 (0.51%) ISO22301
7 8 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.36%) SAS 70
9 5 (0.25%) AIFMD
9 5 (0.25%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.25%) GPG13
10 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.10%) DO-254
12 1 (0.051%) COBIT
12 1 (0.051%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.051%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.051%) ISO26262
System Software
1 496 (25.19%) Active Directory
2 467 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 180 (9.14%) Hyper-V
4 146 (7.41%) vSphere
5 83 (4.22%) Docker
6 78 (3.96%) VMware ESX
7 75 (3.81%) XenApp
8 58 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
9 48 (2.44%) NFS
10 43 (2.18%) Xen
11 31 (1.57%) Firmware
12 26 (1.32%) KVM
13 25 (1.27%) iptables
14 21 (1.07%) Terminal Services
15 19 (0.96%) VirtualBox
16 18 (0.91%) LXC
17 16 (0.81%) XenServer
18 14 (0.71%) XenDesktop
19 11 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
20 10 (0.51%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 336 (17.06%) Puppet
2 226 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
3 141 (7.16%) Ansible
4 131 (6.65%) SCCM
5 107 (5.43%) Nagios
6 86 (4.37%) SCOM
7 75 (3.81%) Salt
8 45 (2.29%) CFEngine
9 42 (2.13%) Graphite
10 40 (2.03%) ZABBIX
11 24 (1.22%) WSUS
12 23 (1.17%) NetBackup
12 23 (1.17%) Red Hat Satellite
13 22 (1.12%) vMotion
14 21 (1.07%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 20 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
16 19 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
17 17 (0.86%) Backup Exec
17 17 (0.86%) Cacti
18 15 (0.76%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 735 (37.33%) VMware
2 496 (25.19%) Microsoft
3 371 (18.84%) Cisco
4 287 (14.58%) Red Hat
5 204 (10.36%) Citrix
6 142 (7.21%) HP
7 140 (7.11%) EMC
8 126 (6.40%) Oracle
9 107 (5.43%) NetApp
10 91 (4.62%) Dell
11 81 (4.11%) IBM
12 55 (2.79%) Juniper
13 54 (2.74%) CheckPoint
14 40 (2.03%) F5
15 39 (1.98%) Splunk
16 37 (1.88%) Veeam
17 36 (1.83%) Apple
18 35 (1.78%) Palo Alto
19 32 (1.63%) SAP
20 30 (1.52%) Google
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