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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 284 280 278
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1023 1142 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.00% 1.03% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.09% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 826 936 867
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -
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
97192 104489 96781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 85908 81520
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 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 6 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 +7 433 £50,000 +11.11% 48
South East -13 253 £39,500 -1.25% 37
South West -6 81 £36,000 -15.29% 11
East of England -26 67 £36,625 -2.33% 15
Yorkshire +11 56 £35,661 -14.06% 7
East Midlands -28 50 £40,000 +5.26% 6
North West -3 40 £42,500 +21.42% 11
West Midlands -2 36 £44,000 +20.07% 9
North East -6 8 £35,000 +8.52%
Midlands - 1 £36,500 -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 1088 (53.26%) Windows
2 752 (36.81%) Linux
3 734 (35.93%) VMware
4 642 (31.42%) Microsoft
5 542 (26.53%) Active Directory
6 489 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 459 (22.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 387 (18.94%) SAN
9 354 (17.33%) Cisco
10 346 (16.94%) SQL Server
11 344 (16.84%) MS Excel
11 344 (16.84%) DNS
11 344 (16.84%) Degree
12 343 (16.79%) Firewall
13 339 (16.59%) TCP/IP
14 336 (16.45%) MS Exchange
15 332 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 330 (16.15%) SQL
17 310 (15.17%) ITIL
18 296 (14.49%) Finance
19 264 (12.92%) Windows Server 2003
20 259 (12.68%) UNIX
21 249 (12.19%) DevOps
22 241 (11.80%) Python
23 229 (11.21%) Perl
24 215 (10.52%) IIS
24 215 (10.52%) Citrix
25 214 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
25 214 (10.47%) Security Cleared
26 213 (10.43%) Puppet

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
1 336 (16.45%) MS Exchange
2 215 (10.52%) IIS
3 193 (9.45%) Apache
4 192 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 94 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 78 (3.82%) SharePoint
7 71 (3.48%) Lync
8 65 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 64 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 60 (2.94%) Tomcat
11 54 (2.64%) nginx
12 43 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 34 (1.66%) JBoss
14 26 (1.27%) OpenStack
15 21 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (0.93%) Apache Solr
17 18 (0.88%) Confluence
18 14 (0.69%) CMS
19 13 (0.64%) GlassFish
20 11 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 344 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 145 (7.10%) MS Office
3 31 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.98%) Simulink
5 14 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.39%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.15%) Abaqus
9 2 (0.098%) Stateflow
9 2 (0.098%) MS Project
10 1 (0.049%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
2 7 (0.34%) LabWindows
3 6 (0.29%) MetaTrader
4 5 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.098%) assyst
7 2 (0.098%) Maximo
8 1 (0.049%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.049%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.049%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.049%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.049%) RMDS
8 1 (0.049%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.049%) Magento
8 1 (0.049%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 164 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (3.33%) Office 365
3 61 (2.99%) SaaS
4 56 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
5 52 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 39 (1.91%) PaaS
7 21 (1.03%) IaaS
8 19 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.54%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.44%) GitHub
11 7 (0.34%) SoftLayer
11 7 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.20%) Joyent
12 4 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.20%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.15%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.098%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.098%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 387 (18.94%) SAN
2 344 (16.84%) DNS
3 343 (16.79%) Firewall
4 339 (16.59%) TCP/IP
5 184 (9.01%) DHCP
6 160 (7.83%) LAN
7 159 (7.78%) WAN
8 142 (6.95%) VPN
9 112 (5.48%) VoIP
10 73 (3.57%) Internet
11 72 (3.52%) HTTP
12 71 (3.48%) NAS
13 67 (3.28%) Wireless
14 62 (3.03%) VLAN
15 47 (2.30%) SSL
16 45 (2.20%) SMTP
17 44 (2.15%) LDAP
18 41 (2.01%) iSCSI
19 39 (1.91%) Network Security
20 35 (1.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (16.94%) SQL Server
2 208 (10.18%) MySQL
3 49 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 31 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (1.37%) Big Data
8 25 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 19 (0.93%) NoSQL
9 19 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 19 (0.93%) DB2
10 17 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (0.73%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.64%) Redis
14 11 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 112 (5.48%) Rational DOORS
2 64 (3.13%) Subversion
3 57 (2.79%) Jenkins
4 51 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.22%) JIRA
6 22 (1.08%) TeamCity
7 11 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
8 10 (0.49%) Visual Studio
9 9 (0.44%) Maven
9 9 (0.44%) LabVIEW
9 9 (0.44%) Hudson
10 8 (0.39%) Selenium
10 8 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.34%) Bugzilla
11 7 (0.34%) TestDirector
12 5 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.20%) GNU Toolchain
13 4 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.20%) CANoe
14 3 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 296 (14.49%) Finance
2 95 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 75 (3.67%) Electronics
4 71 (3.48%) Retail
5 59 (2.89%) Banking
6 39 (1.91%) Games
6 39 (1.91%) Automotive
7 34 (1.66%) Back Office
8 31 (1.52%) Law
8 31 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 29 (1.42%) Military
10 26 (1.27%) Aerospace
10 26 (1.27%) Marketing
11 20 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.88%) Front Office
12 18 (0.88%) Legal
12 18 (0.88%) Spanish Language
13 13 (0.64%) Advertising
14 12 (0.59%) French Language
15 10 (0.49%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (4.70%) Web Services
2 80 (3.92%) .NET
3 47 (2.30%) HTML
4 45 (2.20%) CSS
5 44 (2.15%) LAMP
6 41 (2.01%) ASP.NET
7 33 (1.62%) XML
8 31 (1.52%) JSP
9 22 (1.08%) Software Packaging
10 20 (0.98%) Ajax
11 18 (0.88%) Middleware
12 17 (0.83%) MAPI
13 11 (0.54%) .NET Framework
13 11 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
14 10 (0.49%) REST
14 10 (0.49%) jQuery
15 9 (0.44%) Regular Expression
16 8 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
16 8 (0.39%) Classic ASP
17 7 (0.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 122 (5.97%) Clustering
2 121 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 109 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 105 (5.14%) Management Information System
5 68 (3.33%) Replication
6 64 (3.13%) Blackberry
7 63 (3.08%) Open Source
8 41 (2.01%) Mathematics
9 27 (1.32%) Hedge funds
10 26 (1.27%) GIS
10 26 (1.27%) Algorithms
11 25 (1.22%) Thin Client
11 25 (1.22%) Fat Client
12 24 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
12 24 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (1.13%) EqualLogic
13 23 (1.13%) Physics
14 21 (1.03%) iPhone
15 19 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 18 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1088 (53.26%) Windows
2 752 (36.81%) Linux
3 459 (22.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 332 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 264 (12.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 259 (12.68%) UNIX
7 188 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 146 (7.15%) CentOS
9 143 (7.00%) Windows 7
10 80 (3.92%) Ubuntu
11 75 (3.67%) Solaris
12 60 (2.94%) Windows 8
13 51 (2.50%) Windows XP
14 43 (2.10%) Debian
15 32 (1.57%) Windows 2000
16 31 (1.52%) Android
17 27 (1.32%) Mac OS X
18 23 (1.13%) Windows Vista
19 22 (1.08%) Fedora
20 19 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (15.17%) ITIL
2 249 (12.19%) DevOps
3 205 (10.03%) Project Management
4 139 (6.80%) Configuration Management
5 137 (6.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 135 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (5.87%) Software Engineering
8 92 (4.50%) Service Delivery
8 92 (4.50%) Change Management
8 92 (4.50%) E-Commerce
9 88 (4.31%) Validation
10 73 (3.57%) Use Case
11 65 (3.18%) Mentoring
12 58 (2.84%) Service Management
13 57 (2.79%) Incident Management
14 56 (2.74%) Requirements Management
15 55 (2.69%) Performance Tuning
16 54 (2.64%) UML
17 52 (2.55%) Problem Management
18 50 (2.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 330 (16.15%) SQL
2 241 (11.80%) Python
3 229 (11.21%) Perl
4 202 (9.89%) PowerShell
5 193 (9.45%) Java
6 149 (7.29%) Bash Shell
7 137 (6.71%) C
8 119 (5.82%) PHP
9 91 (4.45%) Shell Script
10 73 (3.57%) Ruby
10 73 (3.57%) C++
11 68 (3.33%) JavaScript
12 48 (2.35%) C#
13 36 (1.76%) MATLAB
14 22 (1.08%) Korn
15 17 (0.83%) VB
16 13 (0.64%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.64%) Bourne shell
17 12 (0.59%) AWK
17 12 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 344 (16.84%) Degree
2 214 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 214 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 166 (8.13%) MCSE
4 155 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
5 152 (7.44%) SC Cleared
6 113 (5.53%) CCNA
7 84 (4.11%) DV Cleared
8 83 (4.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 77 (3.77%) MCSA
10 76 (3.72%) CCNP
11 56 (2.74%) MCITP
12 43 (2.10%) MCP
13 22 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
15 16 (0.78%) MCTS
16 14 (0.69%) ISTQB
17 13 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
18 11 (0.54%) CCA
19 10 (0.49%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.77%) SLA
2 71 (3.48%) PCI DSS
3 67 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 54 (2.64%) QA
5 15 (0.73%) JSP 440
6 12 (0.59%) IEC 61508
7 9 (0.44%) DO-254
8 8 (0.39%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.34%) DO-178B
10 5 (0.24%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.24%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.24%) ISO 9002
11 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
12 2 (0.098%) DO-160
13 1 (0.049%) BS25999
System Software
1 542 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 489 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (9.45%) Hyper-V
4 125 (6.12%) vSphere
5 97 (4.75%) VMware ESX
6 89 (4.36%) XenApp
7 60 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
8 58 (2.84%) Firmware
9 43 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 36 (1.76%) Varnish
10 36 (1.76%) KVM
11 27 (1.32%) XenDesktop
12 23 (1.13%) NFS
13 21 (1.03%) XenServer
14 19 (0.93%) vCloud
15 15 (0.73%) ISA Server
15 15 (0.73%) Xen
16 14 (0.69%) Samba
16 14 (0.69%) GlusterFS
17 13 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 213 (10.43%) Puppet
2 171 (8.37%) SCCM
3 169 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
4 106 (5.19%) SCOM
5 95 (4.65%) Nagios
6 49 (2.40%) Backup Exec
7 47 (2.30%) ZABBIX
8 37 (1.81%) Ansible
9 32 (1.57%) Salt
10 30 (1.47%) Cacti
11 28 (1.37%) NetBackup
11 28 (1.37%) WSUS
12 26 (1.27%) Graphite
13 18 (0.88%) Kibana
13 18 (0.88%) logstash
14 17 (0.83%) HAProxy
14 17 (0.83%) Vagrant
15 15 (0.73%) OpenView
16 14 (0.69%) StatsD
17 12 (0.59%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 734 (35.93%) VMware
2 642 (31.42%) Microsoft
3 354 (17.33%) Cisco
4 215 (10.52%) Citrix
5 205 (10.03%) Red Hat
6 188 (9.20%) HP
7 146 (7.15%) Oracle
8 97 (4.75%) Dell
9 95 (4.65%) NetApp
10 90 (4.41%) EMC
11 75 (3.67%) IBM
12 68 (3.33%) Juniper
13 55 (2.69%) Symantec
14 35 (1.71%) Veeam
14 35 (1.71%) SolarWinds
15 34 (1.66%) Apple
16 29 (1.42%) Google
17 26 (1.27%) Altiris
18 24 (1.17%) CheckPoint
18 24 (1.17%) Avaya
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