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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 85 94 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 9 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.82% 0.58% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.60% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 12
Average salary £40,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,200 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
1048 1169 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.36% 97.01% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 694 731 583
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) NAS
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) PowerHA
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Korn
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
1 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Korn
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) PowerHA
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Sun
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec