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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 80 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.96% 0.62% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.65% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 20
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
1088 1074 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.10% 95.47% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 903 892 912
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
Colchester - 2 £50,000 -
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £37,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £39,450 -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) UNIX
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 6 (27.27%) XenApp
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) C
7 3 (13.64%) MCSE
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) MCITP
7 3 (13.64%) SCCM
7 3 (13.64%) SCOM
8 2 (9.09%) System Testing
8 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 2 (9.09%) Debian
8 2 (9.09%) Xen
8 2 (9.09%) CentOS
8 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.55%) Physics
1 1 (4.55%) Human Factors
1 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) UNIX
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) CentOS
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Debian
6 2 (9.09%) Fedora
6 2 (9.09%) AIX
6 2 (9.09%) HPUX
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) System Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
4 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
4 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) FMECA
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C
2 2 (9.09%) C++
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.55%) Winbatch
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) RHCE
4 1 (4.55%) CCA
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCEA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) XenApp
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (9.09%) Xen
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Citrix
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp