The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 94 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 14 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.28% 1.25% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.32% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 12
Average salary £23,750 £23,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -34.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,750 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £49,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
1056 1060 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.17% 94.81% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 952 919 604
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 26 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £32,500 -
Systems Engineer
South East

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) Linux
4 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (48.00%) Firewall
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco
6 11 (44.00%) VPN
6 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (40.00%) DNS
8 9 (36.00%) DHCP
8 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (36.00%) Wireless
8 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
8 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (32.00%) Android
9 8 (32.00%) iPhone
9 8 (32.00%) IMAP
9 8 (32.00%) VLAN
9 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (32.00%) Windows Vista
9 8 (32.00%) Draytek
9 8 (32.00%) PDA
9 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
9 8 (32.00%) Windows 8

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (32.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) VPN
3 10 (40.00%) DNS
4 9 (36.00%) DHCP
4 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (36.00%) Wireless
5 8 (32.00%) ADSL
5 8 (32.00%) SMTP
5 8 (32.00%) DMZ
5 8 (32.00%) VLAN
5 8 (32.00%) IMAP
6 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (8.00%) SAN
8 1 (4.00%) SSL
8 1 (4.00%) WAN
8 1 (4.00%) Network Security
8 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.00%) NAS
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
8 1 (4.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (32.00%) PDA
1 8 (32.00%) iPhone
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Vista
5 8 (32.00%) Android
5 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (4.00%) DevOps
2 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) CCNA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) XenApp
3 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) Apple
4 8 (32.00%) Symantec
4 8 (32.00%) Draytek
5 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) SaltStack
7 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
7 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
7 1 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) HP
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