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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 75 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 23 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.83% 0.77% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 0.81% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
1181 1235 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.03% 95.66% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1053 863
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 3 July 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Essex

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 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%) Microsoft
3 20 (42.55%) Firewall
3 20 (42.55%) DNS
4 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
5 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
5 16 (34.04%) VMware
6 15 (31.91%) SAN
7 14 (29.79%) MS Exchange
7 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
8 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
8 13 (27.66%) C
8 13 (27.66%) SQL
9 12 (25.53%) DHCP
9 12 (25.53%) NetApp
9 12 (25.53%) Project Management
10 10 (21.28%) Electronics
10 10 (21.28%) SCCM
10 10 (21.28%) SCOM
10 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
10 10 (21.28%) Data Centre Operations
11 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.02%) Linux
13 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
13 7 (14.89%) Internet
13 7 (14.89%) Telematics
14 6 (12.77%) Server Monitoring
14 6 (12.77%) SSH
14 6 (12.77%) Change Management

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 2 (4.26%) 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 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) DNS
1 20 (42.55%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) SAN
3 12 (25.53%) DHCP
4 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.89%) Internet
5 6 (12.77%) SSH
5 6 (12.77%) FTP
5 6 (12.77%) HTTP
6 5 (10.64%) LAN
7 4 (8.51%) WAN
8 3 (6.38%) VPN
8 3 (6.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (21.28%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
1 2 (4.26%) LAMP
2 1 (2.13%) WinForms
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.89%) 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
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) 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%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Project Management
2 10 (21.28%) Data Centre Operations
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.77%) Change Management
4 6 (12.77%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) Requirements Management
6 4 (8.51%) Logistics
6 4 (8.51%) Analytics
6 4 (8.51%) Image Processing
6 4 (8.51%) Signal Processing
7 3 (6.38%) High Availability
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
1 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CCENT
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO 9000
1 3 (6.38%) IEC 61508
2 2 (4.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Firmware
4 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) SCCM
1 10 (21.28%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.04%) VMware
3 12 (25.53%) NetApp
4 3 (6.38%) EMC
4 3 (6.38%) Google
4 3 (6.38%) Apple
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Brocade
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