The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 43 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 2 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.86% 6.53% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 6.71% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 11
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Systems Engineer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 283 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.28% 97.25% 99.53%
Number of salaries quoted 204 261 380
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SAN

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ForgeRock