The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 106 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.21% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £40,500 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1380 1212 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.71% 95.51% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 860 837 569
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
Scotland

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 24 July 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 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Equities
3 3 (30.00%) Derivative
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) DTV
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) PHP

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) KDB
1 1 (10.00%) UniData
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Equities
1 3 (30.00%) Derivative
2 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) DTV
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (10.00%) Wall Street Systems
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent career progression
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