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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 62 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 30 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.39% 0.83% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 0.87% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 6
Average salary £39,600 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
1142 1038 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.00% 95.67% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 865 845 834
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,820 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Colchester +1 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Chelmsford -13 1 £46,000 +16.60%
Harlow - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (54.90%) SAN
2 25 (49.02%) NetApp
3 24 (47.06%) Data Centre
3 24 (47.06%) Data Centre Operations
4 21 (41.18%) Windows
5 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (35.29%) Logistics
6 17 (33.33%) Firewall
6 17 (33.33%) VMware
6 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 17 (33.33%) DNS
7 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
8 13 (25.49%) DHCP
8 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
8 13 (25.49%) Project Management
9 11 (21.57%) C
9 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
9 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
10 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
11 9 (17.65%) SQL
11 9 (17.65%) SCCM
11 9 (17.65%) SCOM
12 6 (11.76%) Requirements Management
13 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
13 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma
13 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (9.80%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Google Apps
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (54.90%) SAN
2 17 (33.33%) Firewall
2 17 (33.33%) DNS
3 13 (25.49%) DHCP
4 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.84%) FTP
5 4 (7.84%) HTTP
5 4 (7.84%) Internet
5 4 (7.84%) SSH
6 3 (5.88%) Intranet
6 3 (5.88%) LAN
6 3 (5.88%) VPN
6 3 (5.88%) WAN
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) MD110
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (7.84%) Electronics
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Avionics
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Telematics
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Human Factors
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.88%) Android
4 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Data Centre Operations
2 18 (35.29%) Logistics
3 13 (25.49%) Project Management
4 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.76%) Requirements Management
6 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma
6 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.84%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Change Management
8 3 (5.88%) High Availability
9 2 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.92%) Migration
9 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.92%) PRINCE
9 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
10 1 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.96%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (1.96%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) C
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
1 9 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) NetApp
2 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) Google
4 3 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (1.96%) McAfee
5 1 (1.96%) Nortel
5 1 (1.96%) Avaya
5 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco