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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 286 301 308
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 870 1050 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.04% 1.04% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.08% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 724 854 837
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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
80972 97370 103890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.48% 96.63% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 67790 82038 86695
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 £27,164 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -5 290 £55,000 +6.28% 38
South East +35 231 £47,500 +11.76% 31
South West -3 104 £40,000 +6.66% 5
East of England +44 92 £47,500 +5.55% 7
North West -13 59 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Yorkshire +18 50 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East Midlands +3 31 £37,500 +1.35% 9
West Midlands -6 25 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North East +8 2 £60,000 +126.41% 1
Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 890 (49.53%) Linux
2 819 (45.58%) Windows
3 557 (31.00%) VMware
4 459 (25.54%) Windows Server
5 435 (24.21%) Microsoft
6 433 (24.10%) Active Directory
7 379 (21.09%) Python
8 356 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 338 (18.81%) Puppet
10 329 (18.31%) DevOps
11 309 (17.20%) Unix
12 289 (16.08%) ITIL
13 284 (15.80%) Bash Shell
14 276 (15.36%) Amazon AWS
15 268 (14.91%) Red Hat
16 265 (14.75%) Cisco
17 263 (14.64%) Degree
18 260 (14.47%) SQL
19 257 (14.30%) Windows Server 2012
20 254 (14.13%) DNS
21 252 (14.02%) PowerShell
22 246 (13.69%) Firewall
23 242 (13.47%) Opscode Chef
24 235 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
25 225 (12.52%) Finance
26 216 (12.02%) Security Cleared
27 209 (11.63%) Data Centre
28 208 (11.57%) Perl
29 204 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
30 193 (10.74%) Apache

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
1 193 (10.74%) Apache
2 173 (9.63%) MS Exchange
3 118 (6.57%) IIS
4 113 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 76 (4.23%) nginx
6 66 (3.67%) SharePoint
6 66 (3.67%) Tomcat
7 52 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 42 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 40 (2.23%) Skype for Business
10 39 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (1.67%) OpenStack
12 24 (1.34%) JBoss
13 19 (1.06%) Confluence
14 17 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 15 (0.83%) Drupal
16 14 (0.78%) WebLogic
17 13 (0.72%) CMS
18 12 (0.67%) Eucalyptus
19 11 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 149 (8.29%) MS Excel
2 81 (4.51%) MS Office
3 9 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.39%) Simulink
6 6 (0.33%) GNU Octave
7 5 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.22%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.056%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.056%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.56%) Magento
2 9 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.28%) LabWindows
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.17%) assyst
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.056%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.056%) Postilion
7 1 (0.056%) Toggl
7 1 (0.056%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 276 (15.36%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 116 (6.46%) Office 365
4 65 (3.62%) SaaS
5 38 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (1.78%) IaaS
7 29 (1.61%) PaaS
8 26 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (1.34%) OpenShift
10 21 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 17 (0.95%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 12 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (0.61%) GitHub
14 11 (0.61%) Mimecast
15 6 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
15 6 (0.33%) G Suite
16 5 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 4 (0.22%) iTunes
17 4 (0.22%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 254 (14.13%) DNS
2 246 (13.69%) Firewall
3 184 (10.24%) TCP/IP
4 153 (8.51%) SAN
5 152 (8.46%) DHCP
6 109 (6.07%) VPN
7 107 (5.95%) WAN
8 105 (5.84%) LAN
9 80 (4.45%) SSL
10 78 (4.34%) Internet
11 67 (3.73%) VLAN
12 56 (3.12%) LDAP
13 55 (3.06%) Network Security
14 52 (2.89%) VoIP
15 50 (2.78%) Wireless
16 47 (2.62%) HTTP
17 40 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
18 34 (1.89%) NAS
19 31 (1.73%) Kerberos
20 28 (1.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (10.13%) MySQL
2 161 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 52 (2.89%) Relational Database
4 40 (2.23%) Big Data
5 37 (2.06%) Hadoop
6 36 (2.00%) Redis
7 33 (1.84%) MongoDB
8 31 (1.73%) NoSQL
9 29 (1.61%) Oracle Database
10 23 (1.28%) GIS
11 18 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.56%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.50%) InterSystems Cache
16 8 (0.45%) Aerospike
16 8 (0.45%) Couchbase
17 7 (0.39%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 139 (7.74%) Jenkins
2 116 (6.46%) Git (software)
3 74 (4.12%) Rational DOORS
4 68 (3.78%) JIRA
5 57 (3.17%) Subversion
6 46 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 22 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (0.83%) git-flow
9 14 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (0.67%) Vagrant
11 8 (0.45%) CppUnit
12 7 (0.39%) Ant
13 6 (0.33%) CircleCI
13 6 (0.33%) Maven
14 5 (0.28%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.28%) Rational Rhapsody
14 5 (0.28%) Visual Studio
15 3 (0.17%) Buildbot
15 3 (0.17%) SonarQube
General
1 225 (12.52%) Finance
2 85 (4.73%) Telecoms
3 55 (3.06%) Electronics
4 52 (2.89%) Banking
5 51 (2.84%) Aerospace
6 46 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 34 (1.89%) Marketing
8 32 (1.78%) Games
8 32 (1.78%) Retail
9 29 (1.61%) Back Office
10 27 (1.50%) Law
11 25 (1.39%) French Language
12 20 (1.11%) Automotive
13 18 (1.00%) Publishing
14 16 (0.89%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.83%) Military
16 14 (0.78%) Advertising
17 13 (0.72%) Billing
18 12 (0.67%) Legal
19 11 (0.61%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (6.01%) Web Services
2 91 (5.06%) LAMP
3 54 (3.01%) LEMP Stack
4 40 (2.23%) XML
5 37 (2.06%) .NET
6 30 (1.67%) SOAP
7 29 (1.61%) JSON
8 28 (1.56%) HTML
9 26 (1.45%) Java EE
10 21 (1.17%) Node.js
11 19 (1.06%) ActiveMQ
11 19 (1.06%) CSS
12 18 (1.00%) Sensu
13 17 (0.95%) STL
14 15 (0.83%) Middleware
15 14 (0.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 14 (0.78%) OpenCL
15 14 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (0.78%) REST
16 13 (0.72%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 209 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 125 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 121 (6.73%) Computer Science
4 109 (6.07%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.39%) Hedge funds
6 41 (2.28%) Driving Licence
7 34 (1.89%) Visualisation
8 32 (1.78%) Clustering
9 30 (1.67%) Fintech
10 29 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
11 27 (1.50%) Blackberry
12 26 (1.45%) PKI
13 24 (1.34%) Mathematics
14 22 (1.22%) iPad
15 16 (0.89%) Client/Server
16 15 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (0.83%) Physics
17 14 (0.78%) Health Informatics
17 14 (0.78%) Informatics
17 14 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 890 (49.53%) Linux
2 819 (45.58%) Windows
3 459 (25.54%) Windows Server
4 309 (17.20%) Unix
5 257 (14.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 235 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 160 (8.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 113 (6.29%) CentOS
9 100 (5.56%) Ubuntu
10 93 (5.18%) Windows 7
11 79 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 60 (3.34%) Debian
13 41 (2.28%) Solaris
14 38 (2.11%) Mac OS X
14 38 (2.11%) Windows 10
15 36 (2.00%) Fedora
16 29 (1.61%) AIX
17 26 (1.45%) Windows 8
18 25 (1.39%) Android
19 14 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (18.31%) DevOps
2 289 (16.08%) ITIL
3 204 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (9.96%) Configuration Management
5 135 (7.51%) High Availability
6 128 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
7 99 (5.51%) Validation
8 91 (5.06%) Software Engineering
9 80 (4.45%) Presales
9 80 (4.45%) Project Management
10 77 (4.28%) Mentoring
11 69 (3.84%) UML
12 67 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
13 64 (3.56%) Load Balancing
14 63 (3.51%) Service Management
15 62 (3.45%) Open Source
16 61 (3.39%) Requirements Management
17 59 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
18 51 (2.84%) Performance Tuning
19 50 (2.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 379 (21.09%) Python
2 284 (15.80%) Bash Shell
3 260 (14.47%) SQL
4 252 (14.02%) PowerShell
5 208 (11.57%) Perl
6 184 (10.24%) Java
7 171 (9.52%) C
8 146 (8.12%) Ruby
9 136 (7.57%) C++
10 114 (6.34%) PHP
11 55 (3.06%) C#
12 50 (2.78%) JavaScript
13 49 (2.73%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.28%) Korn
15 21 (1.17%) Go
16 20 (1.11%) Bourne shell
17 18 (1.00%) MATLAB
18 17 (0.95%) Scala
19 16 (0.89%) Objective-C
20 14 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 263 (14.64%) Degree
2 216 (12.02%) Security Cleared
3 132 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 114 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
5 111 (6.18%) SC Cleared
6 104 (5.79%) DV Cleared
7 91 (5.06%) CCNA
8 84 (4.67%) MCSE
9 77 (4.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 45 (2.50%) RHCE
11 43 (2.39%) MCSA
12 39 (2.17%) RHCSA
13 36 (2.00%) CCNP
14 31 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
15 23 (1.28%) MCP
16 22 (1.22%) CCIE
17 19 (1.06%) HNC
17 19 (1.06%) MCITP
18 16 (0.89%) CompTIA Security+
18 16 (0.89%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 35 (1.95%) QA
2 35 (1.95%) SLA
3 15 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.78%) HIPAA
5 12 (0.67%) DICOM
5 12 (0.67%) HL7
6 10 (0.56%) DO-178B
7 8 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.39%) MISRA
9 5 (0.28%) GAMP
10 4 (0.22%) ARP4754
10 4 (0.22%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.17%) DO-254
11 3 (0.17%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 9002
12 2 (0.11%) ISO26262
13 1 (0.056%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.056%) MISRA C
System Software
1 433 (24.10%) Active Directory
2 356 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (10.74%) Hyper-V
4 102 (5.68%) Docker
5 90 (5.01%) vSphere
6 58 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 52 (2.89%) VMware ESX
7 52 (2.89%) XenApp
8 32 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
9 31 (1.73%) Firmware
9 31 (1.73%) NFS
10 30 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
11 25 (1.39%) Postfix
11 25 (1.39%) Varnish
12 24 (1.34%) KVM
13 20 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
14 18 (1.00%) Snort
14 18 (1.00%) Xen
15 17 (0.95%) Terminal Services
16 16 (0.89%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 338 (18.81%) Puppet
2 242 (13.47%) Opscode Chef
3 190 (10.57%) Ansible
4 98 (5.45%) SCCM
5 69 (3.84%) Nagios
6 64 (3.56%) SCOM
7 46 (2.56%) WSUS
8 36 (2.00%) Salt
9 23 (1.28%) CFEngine
10 22 (1.22%) Kibana
11 21 (1.17%) Cacti
11 21 (1.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 21 (1.17%) Rundeck
12 19 (1.06%) Graphite
13 17 (0.95%) ZABBIX
14 16 (0.89%) Failover Clustering
14 16 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
14 16 (0.89%) OpenView
15 14 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 14 (0.78%) Mesos
Vendors
1 557 (31.00%) VMware
2 435 (24.21%) Microsoft
3 268 (14.91%) Red Hat
4 265 (14.75%) Cisco
5 115 (6.40%) Citrix
6 109 (6.07%) HP
7 95 (5.29%) Oracle
8 65 (3.62%) NetApp
9 63 (3.51%) EMC
10 50 (2.78%) F5
11 42 (2.34%) Splunk
12 40 (2.23%) Atlassian
13 39 (2.17%) Dell
14 34 (1.89%) Google
15 33 (1.84%) IBM
15 33 (1.84%) Intel
16 25 (1.39%) Apple
16 25 (1.39%) Intel Security
16 25 (1.39%) Juniper
17 24 (1.34%) CheckPoint
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + £5,000 On-Call
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To 40k + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32959 - £45000 per annum + Lovely Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 60,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago