The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 25 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 11 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 7.19% 4.76% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.48% 5.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 0
Average salary £29,500 £20,800 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
Systems Engineer
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
147 216 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 96.08% 93.51% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 110 190 203
Average salary £34,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,223 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Exeter

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) SCOM
3 12 (66.67%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) Back Office
5 8 (44.44%) MS Office
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
6 7 (38.89%) LAN
6 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 7 (38.89%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) ISA Server
7 6 (33.33%) Nagios
7 6 (33.33%) Blackberry
7 6 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (33.33%) CommVault
7 6 (33.33%) Citrix
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
7 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 6 (33.33%) WSUS
7 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 6 (33.33%) SCCM
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (33.33%) Bomgar

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 8 (44.44%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (22.22%) XenServer
4 4 (22.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) SCOM
2 6 (33.33%) Nagios
2 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 6 (33.33%) WSUS
2 6 (33.33%) SCCM
3 4 (22.22%) HP SIM
3 4 (22.22%) OpenView
4 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Bomgar
3 6 (33.33%) CommVault
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat