The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 112 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.074% 0.27% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £41,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
Systems Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1309 1070 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.39% 95.11% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 767 717 589
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Equities
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) KDB
4 1 (16.67%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) KDB
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Equities
1 3 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) DTV
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Wall Street Systems