The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 74 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 25 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.07% 1.00% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 1.04% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 7
Average salary £39,600 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.63% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +0.65%
Systems Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1119 1151 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.79% 95.84% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 862 993 887
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Essex region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Essex

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
Chelmsford -8 1 £46,000 +15.00%
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (48.94%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) SAN
3 21 (44.68%) Firewall
3 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
4 19 (40.43%) DNS
4 19 (40.43%) NetApp
5 18 (38.30%) VMware
5 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
6 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
6 17 (36.17%) Data Centre Operations
7 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
8 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
8 14 (29.79%) Project Management
9 13 (27.66%) DHCP
10 12 (25.53%) Logistics
11 11 (23.40%) SQL
12 9 (19.15%) SCCM
12 9 (19.15%) SCOM
13 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
13 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
13 8 (17.02%) C
14 7 (14.89%) Linux
15 6 (12.77%) Electronics
15 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
16 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
16 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (10.64%) Internet
16 5 (10.64%) LAN

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.13%) Lync
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Google Apps
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (46.81%) SAN
2 21 (44.68%) Firewall
3 19 (40.43%) DNS
4 13 (27.66%) DHCP
5 5 (10.64%) LAN
5 5 (10.64%) Internet
6 4 (8.51%) SSH
6 4 (8.51%) WAN
6 4 (8.51%) FTP
6 4 (8.51%) HTTP
6 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.38%) VPN
7 3 (6.38%) Intranet
8 1 (2.13%) MD110
8 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (12.77%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) Telematics
3 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Human Factors
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
4 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.38%) Android
5 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Data Centre Operations
2 14 (29.79%) Project Management
3 12 (25.53%) Logistics
4 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.51%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) High Availability
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Requirements Management
8 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.26%) Image Processing
8 2 (4.26%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) C
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) CCENT
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) SCCM
1 9 (19.15%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (40.43%) NetApp
3 18 (38.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Google
4 3 (6.38%) Apple
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) Avaya
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Nortel
6 1 (2.13%) McAfee
6 1 (2.13%) Brocade
6 1 (2.13%) LANDesk