The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 69 74 100
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 17 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.14% 2.09% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.13% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 12
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +41.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £38,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £44,375 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +4.54%
Systems Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
780 1080 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.11% 98.36% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 674 962 1030
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Kent

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone +3 5 £34,500 -15.85% 1
Tonbridge - 4 - -
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Unix
1 15 (65.22%) IBM
2 11 (47.83%) AIX
2 11 (47.83%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 10 (43.48%) SolarWinds
3 10 (43.48%) LANDesk
4 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) VMware
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
7 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
7 6 (26.09%) HP
8 5 (21.74%) SOAP
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) LAMP
8 5 (21.74%) Ansible
8 5 (21.74%) vSphere
8 5 (21.74%) REST
9 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 4 (17.39%) Structured Programming
9 4 (17.39%) Nimsoft
9 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (17.39%) Dynatrace

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SNMP
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) LAMP
1 5 (21.74%) REST
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) e-Health
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Unix
2 11 (47.83%) AIX
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Asset Management
2 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
3 4 (17.39%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Structured Programming
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (17.39%) Nagios
2 4 (17.39%) OpenView
2 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) IBM
2 10 (43.48%) LANDesk
2 10 (43.48%) SolarWinds
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) BMC
5 4 (17.39%) CA
5 4 (17.39%) Compuware
5 4 (17.39%) Dynatrace
5 4 (17.39%) Nimsoft
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) IPFX
7 1 (4.35%) Symantec
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