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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 125 123 118
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 26 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.08% 0.82% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.84% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 13
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £66,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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
2286 2258 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.62% 96.95% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1971 1860 1547
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Watford -7 6 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Borehamwood - 6 £40,000 -
Broxbourne - 4 - -
Potters Bar - 2 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £42,500 -
St Albans - 1 £67,500 -
Systems Engineer
East of England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) Electronics
3 12 (31.58%) Degree
4 11 (28.95%) Project Management
4 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
5 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
7 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 8 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (21.05%) VLAN
7 8 (21.05%) VMware ESX
7 8 (21.05%) Linux
7 8 (21.05%) C++
7 8 (21.05%) Firewall
8 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
8 7 (18.42%) ITIL
8 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
8 7 (18.42%) LAN
8 7 (18.42%) WAN
8 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
9 6 (15.79%) VPN
9 6 (15.79%) DNS
9 6 (15.79%) DHCP
9 6 (15.79%) Ethernet
9 6 (15.79%) MS Office

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (13.16%) Lync
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
3 5 (13.16%) SOLIDWORKS
3 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
3 5 (13.16%) AutoCAD
4 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Simulink
5 1 (2.63%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Firewall
1 8 (21.05%) VLAN
2 7 (18.42%) LAN
2 7 (18.42%) WAN
2 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.79%) VPN
3 6 (15.79%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) DHCP
3 6 (15.79%) Ethernet
4 5 (13.16%) PBX
4 5 (13.16%) VoIP
4 5 (13.16%) ISDN
4 5 (13.16%) MPLS
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) SSH
6 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.63%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 12 (31.58%) Electronics
2 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 5 (13.16%) French Language
3 5 (13.16%) German Language
3 5 (13.16%) Polish Language
3 5 (13.16%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.63%) Kafka
2 1 (2.63%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (15.79%) Verilog
4 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.16%) Life Science
5 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.26%) CCTV
5 2 (5.26%) Streaming Music
5 2 (5.26%) Robotics
6 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) HPUX
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Project Management
2 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) Six Sigma
5 5 (13.16%) Change Management
5 5 (13.16%) Coaching
5 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Software Licensing
6 3 (7.89%) SIEM
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.63%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.63%) Line Management
8 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.63%) Validation
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.63%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (2.63%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) C++
2 6 (15.79%) R
3 3 (7.89%) C
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) CISSP
4 2 (5.26%) GCIA
4 2 (5.26%) GCIH
4 2 (5.26%) CEH
4 2 (5.26%) VTSP
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) RHCE
5 1 (2.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) ISO 9002
1 5 (13.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.05%) VMware ESX
4 6 (15.79%) Terminal Services
5 5 (13.16%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.63%) XenApp
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cacti
1 2 (5.26%) Opsview
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 14 (36.84%) VMware
2 5 (13.16%) T-Plan
2 5 (13.16%) Allen-Bradley
2 5 (13.16%) Siemens
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Symantec
5 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Adobe
5 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Airbus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago