The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 124 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.69% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.77% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 12
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2120 1952 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.52% 96.73% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1806 1564 1489
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Potters Bar - 2 £55,000 - 1
Watford - 2 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Royston - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Linux
3 16 (39.02%) VMware
4 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
5 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (26.83%) Firewall
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
6 10 (24.39%) VLAN
6 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
6 10 (24.39%) DHCP
6 10 (24.39%) DNS
7 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
7 9 (21.95%) MS Office
7 9 (21.95%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) Degree
7 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
8 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
8 8 (19.51%) Cisco
9 7 (17.07%) Citrix
9 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (17.07%) Android
10 6 (14.63%) iPhone
10 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
10 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
10 6 (14.63%) Puppet

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (14.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.76%) SaaS
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.32%) Office 365
4 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) DHCP
2 10 (24.39%) DNS
2 10 (24.39%) VLAN
3 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.63%) DMZ
4 6 (14.63%) IMAP
4 6 (14.63%) SMTP
4 6 (14.63%) VPN
4 6 (14.63%) Wireless
5 5 (12.20%) NAS
5 5 (12.20%) SAN
6 3 (7.32%) IPsec
7 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (4.88%) LAN
7 2 (4.88%) WAN
8 1 (2.44%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.32%) Redis
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (7.32%) Games
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Billing
2 2 (4.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) MAPI
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) Kafka
2 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (7.32%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
1 6 (14.63%) iPhone
1 6 (14.63%) PDA
2 5 (12.20%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) Life Science
3 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) AS400
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Robotics
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Linux
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.07%) Android
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
6 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Vista
6 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.88%) CentOS
7 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.88%) Unix
8 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) DevOps
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (12.20%) Network Management
3 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.32%) Low Latency
4 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) BCP
5 2 (4.88%) Coaching
5 2 (4.88%) High Availability
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.88%) Line Management
5 2 (4.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Ticket Management
6 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.88%) C
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) MCITP
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
4 4 (9.76%) Xen
5 3 (7.32%) iptables
5 3 (7.32%) NFS
5 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.88%) DFS Replication
6 2 (4.88%) vSphere
6 2 (4.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Backup Exec
1 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Ansible
2 4 (9.76%) Salt
3 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) Simpana
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) VMware
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco
4 7 (17.07%) Citrix
5 6 (14.63%) Apple
5 6 (14.63%) Draytek
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle
7 4 (9.76%) SaltStack
8 3 (7.32%) Veeam
9 2 (4.88%) ComArch
9 2 (4.88%) CommVault
9 2 (4.88%) Google
9 2 (4.88%) HP
9 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.88%) NetApp
9 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
9 2 (4.88%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
10 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: £25k - £28k + bonus - £34k OTE + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 27 days ago