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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 89 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 6 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.69% 2.00% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 2.05% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 7
Median salary £47,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +26.98%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
858 1023 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.51% 97.43% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 761 943 777
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
West Malling +4 1 £31,500 +31.25%
Westerham - 1 £35,000 -
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) Ansible
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) REST
5 4 (30.77%) LAMP
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (23.08%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) WSUS
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) LAN
7 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) Perl
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services

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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) OSPF
1 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
1 4 (30.77%) REST
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) FreeBSD
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Security Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) WSUS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IPFX
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec