The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 18 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 108 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.079% 0.66% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.71% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 12
Average salary £38,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1218 1119 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.98% 92.94% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 994 940 676
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) Firewall
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Terminal Services
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) SLA
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) MCSE
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (20.00%) DFS Replication
9 2 (13.33%) vSphere
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
9 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (6.67%) MCTS

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCTS
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Terminal Services
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) HP
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