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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 300 267 251
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 981 1056 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.92% 1.04% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 1.11% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 810 922 1039
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 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -4.40%
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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
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 £26,750 £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 21 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 21 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 -38 399 £47,500 +5.55% 50
South East -42 188 £37,000 -7.50% 26
Yorkshire +25 110 £40,000 +5.26% 11
East of England -46 83 £40,000 - 10
South West -7 81 £36,500 -2.66% 25
West Midlands -8 44 £37,500 - 7
East Midlands -9 39 £39,000 +2.63% 8
North West -29 19 £35,000 +8.52% 7
North East -11 13 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 981 (50.39%) Windows
2 832 (42.73%) Linux
3 710 (36.47%) VMware
4 555 (28.51%) Microsoft
5 510 (26.19%) Active Directory
6 402 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 395 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 359 (18.44%) DNS
9 345 (17.72%) MS Exchange
10 344 (17.67%) UNIX
11 317 (16.28%) SAN
12 313 (16.08%) Cisco
12 313 (16.08%) TCP/IP
13 300 (15.41%) Citrix
14 298 (15.31%) Degree
15 297 (15.25%) SQL
16 291 (14.95%) Finance
17 279 (14.33%) ITIL
18 277 (14.23%) MS Excel
19 269 (13.82%) Apache
20 262 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
21 260 (13.35%) Java
22 251 (12.89%) SQL Server
23 248 (12.74%) Firewall
24 219 (11.25%) DHCP
25 217 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
26 216 (11.09%) Perl
27 191 (9.81%) Red Hat
28 184 (9.45%) Python
29 178 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2010

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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
1 345 (17.72%) MS Exchange
2 269 (13.82%) Apache
3 178 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 146 (7.50%) IIS
5 130 (6.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 108 (5.55%) Tomcat
7 91 (4.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 79 (4.06%) SharePoint
9 68 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 61 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 61 (3.13%) JBoss
11 48 (2.47%) Node.js
12 39 (2.00%) Lync
13 38 (1.95%) OpenStack
14 19 (0.98%) WebSphere
15 16 (0.82%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.82%) CMS
16 14 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
17 13 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
17 13 (0.67%) nginx
Applications
1 277 (14.23%) MS Excel
2 125 (6.42%) MS Office
3 25 (1.28%) Simulink
4 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.15%) Maya
6 3 (0.15%) 3ds Max
7 2 (0.10%) Windchill
7 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.051%) NASTRAN
8 1 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.10%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.10%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.10%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.10%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.051%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.051%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.051%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.051%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.051%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (0.051%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 73 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (1.95%) Office 365
3 38 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.39%) SaaS
6 11 (0.56%) IaaS
7 10 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.46%) Joyent
9 5 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (0.26%) ElastiCache
10 3 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.10%) PaaS
12 1 (0.051%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.051%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.051%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 1 (0.051%) Route 53
12 1 (0.051%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 359 (18.44%) DNS
2 317 (16.28%) SAN
3 313 (16.08%) TCP/IP
4 248 (12.74%) Firewall
5 219 (11.25%) DHCP
6 174 (8.94%) WAN
7 171 (8.78%) LAN
8 157 (8.06%) VPN
9 116 (5.96%) Internet
10 111 (5.70%) HTTP
11 74 (3.80%) VoIP
12 73 (3.75%) LDAP
13 65 (3.34%) FTP
14 63 (3.24%) VLAN
15 59 (3.03%) NAS
16 54 (2.77%) SSH
17 52 (2.67%) SSL
18 48 (2.47%) Network Security
19 44 (2.26%) Wireless
20 41 (2.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 176 (9.04%) MySQL
3 72 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 60 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 35 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 17 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 17 (0.87%) RDBMS
7 17 (0.87%) MongoDB
7 17 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 15 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (0.77%) Big Data
9 13 (0.67%) Hadoop
10 11 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (0.56%) Redis
10 11 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (0.51%) NoSQL
11 10 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
2 41 (2.11%) JIRA
3 39 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 38 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 33 (1.69%) Subversion
6 28 (1.44%) TeamCity
7 18 (0.92%) Selenium
8 14 (0.72%) SpecFlow
8 14 (0.72%) WebDriver
9 10 (0.51%) Maven
10 8 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
10 8 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.41%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.31%) MSBuild
12 5 (0.26%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.26%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.26%) LLVM
12 5 (0.26%) GCC
13 4 (0.21%) dbdeploy
13 4 (0.21%) TestLink
General
1 291 (14.95%) Finance
2 113 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 53 (2.72%) Aerospace
4 48 (2.47%) Electronics
5 47 (2.41%) Banking
6 32 (1.64%) Marketing
7 31 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.49%) Advertising
9 27 (1.39%) Retail
10 20 (1.03%) Games
11 18 (0.92%) Military
11 18 (0.92%) Publishing
12 16 (0.82%) Automotive
13 15 (0.77%) Law
14 12 (0.62%) Back Office
15 11 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.51%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.51%) French Language
17 8 (0.41%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (4.16%) .NET
2 70 (3.60%) Web Services
3 56 (2.88%) LAMP
4 44 (2.26%) XML
5 43 (2.21%) ActiveMQ
6 41 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
7 39 (2.00%) J2EE
8 37 (1.90%) ASP.NET
9 25 (1.28%) CSS
10 19 (0.98%) HTML
11 18 (0.92%) JSON
12 16 (0.82%) Middleware
13 13 (0.67%) .NET Framework
14 11 (0.56%) jQuery
15 10 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
16 9 (0.46%) JSP
16 9 (0.46%) JMX
16 9 (0.46%) Memcached
17 7 (0.36%) Software Packaging
18 6 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 76 (3.90%) Clustering
4 74 (3.80%) Blackberry
5 59 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 56 (2.88%) Open Source
7 44 (2.26%) Hedge funds
8 37 (1.90%) Algorithms
8 37 (1.90%) Replication
9 31 (1.59%) Mathematics
10 29 (1.49%) Digital Media
11 26 (1.34%) Mobile App
12 20 (1.03%) Fat Client
12 20 (1.03%) Thin Client
13 16 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
13 16 (0.82%) EqualLogic
13 16 (0.82%) STB
14 15 (0.77%) Physics
14 15 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 981 (50.39%) Windows
2 832 (42.73%) Linux
3 395 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 344 (17.67%) UNIX
5 262 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 175 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 153 (7.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 102 (5.24%) Solaris
9 94 (4.83%) Windows 7
10 87 (4.47%) Ubuntu
11 74 (3.80%) CentOS
12 60 (3.08%) Debian
13 35 (1.80%) Windows XP
14 31 (1.59%) Windows 8
15 23 (1.18%) Android
16 14 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
17 13 (0.67%) HPUX
18 11 (0.56%) Mac OS X
19 10 (0.51%) Windows Vista
20 9 (0.46%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (14.33%) ITIL
2 164 (8.42%) DevOps
3 126 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (6.37%) Service Delivery
5 119 (6.11%) Project Management
6 105 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 95 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 88 (4.52%) Load Balancing
9 84 (4.31%) Configuration Management
10 75 (3.85%) Software Engineering
11 72 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
12 70 (3.60%) Incident Management
13 64 (3.29%) Mentoring
14 63 (3.24%) Migration
15 57 (2.93%) Validation
16 50 (2.57%) Change Management
17 43 (2.21%) Performance Tuning
18 39 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (2.00%) Service Management
18 39 (2.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 297 (15.25%) SQL
2 260 (13.35%) Java
3 216 (11.09%) Perl
4 184 (9.45%) Python
5 156 (8.01%) Bash Shell
6 147 (7.55%) PowerShell
7 110 (5.65%) C++
8 105 (5.39%) PHP
9 101 (5.19%) C
10 98 (5.03%) Ruby
11 68 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 59 (3.03%) C#
13 45 (2.31%) JavaScript
14 39 (2.00%) MATLAB
15 31 (1.59%) VBScript
16 22 (1.13%) VB
17 13 (0.67%) Scala
18 11 (0.56%) Korn
19 9 (0.46%) T-SQL
19 9 (0.46%) Golang
Qualifications
1 298 (15.31%) Degree
2 217 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 134 (6.88%) MCSE
4 133 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (6.11%) Security Cleared
6 114 (5.86%) CCNA
7 97 (4.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 91 (4.67%) MCSA
9 69 (3.54%) MCITP
10 55 (2.82%) SC Cleared
11 45 (2.31%) MCP
11 45 (2.31%) DV Cleared
12 37 (1.90%) CCNP
13 33 (1.69%) MCTS
14 31 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
15 20 (1.03%) CCA
16 19 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (0.72%) VCP5
17 14 (0.72%) NCDA
17 14 (0.72%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.24%) SLA
2 47 (2.41%) QA
3 28 (1.44%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.46%) IEC 61508
6 8 (0.41%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
10 1 (0.051%) JTAG
10 1 (0.051%) DO-178B
System Software
1 510 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 402 (20.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 154 (7.91%) Hyper-V
4 115 (5.91%) XenApp
5 103 (5.29%) VMware ESX
6 98 (5.03%) vSphere
7 73 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
8 33 (1.69%) XenDesktop
9 32 (1.64%) Firmware
10 28 (1.44%) XenServer
11 27 (1.39%) KVM
12 25 (1.28%) MetaFrame
13 22 (1.13%) NFS
14 21 (1.08%) Postfix
15 20 (1.03%) VMware Server
16 18 (0.92%) Xen
17 15 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
17 15 (0.77%) Terminal Services
18 14 (0.72%) vCloud
18 14 (0.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 113 (5.80%) Puppet
2 96 (4.93%) SCCM
3 89 (4.57%) Nagios
4 74 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (2.77%) SCOM
6 52 (2.67%) Backup Exec
7 40 (2.05%) WSUS
8 36 (1.85%) NetBackup
9 27 (1.39%) OpenView
10 25 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
11 21 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 18 (0.92%) ZABBIX
13 16 (0.82%) Cacti
14 14 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (0.62%) Ansible
16 9 (0.46%) Munin
17 7 (0.36%) Ganglia
17 7 (0.36%) HP SIM
17 7 (0.36%) Graylog2
18 6 (0.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 710 (36.47%) VMware
2 555 (28.51%) Microsoft
3 313 (16.08%) Cisco
4 300 (15.41%) Citrix
5 191 (9.81%) Red Hat
6 165 (8.47%) Oracle
7 161 (8.27%) HP
8 134 (6.88%) NetApp
9 98 (5.03%) Dell
10 95 (4.88%) Symantec
11 68 (3.49%) EMC
12 42 (2.16%) F5
13 34 (1.75%) IBM
14 33 (1.69%) Juniper
15 31 (1.59%) SolarWinds
16 27 (1.39%) SAP
17 25 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
18 24 (1.23%) Sun
19 22 (1.13%) Google
19 22 (1.13%) Avaya
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package / Pension
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
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Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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