The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 31 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 36 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 3 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.30% 5.21% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 5.36% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 8
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 317 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.70% 97.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 197 289 322
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
Suffolk

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle