The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 45 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 10 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.38% 6.25% 10.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 6.53% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 48
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Systems Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
404 337 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.96% 95.74% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 316 295 361
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,595 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 Luton

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Luton

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Luton

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (29.41%) Citrix
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) XenApp
6 4 (23.53%) vSphere
6 4 (23.53%) VCP5
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) UNIX
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) IIS
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Dell
7 3 (17.65%) MySQL
7 3 (17.65%) Apache
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) NetApp
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) DHCP

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
1 4 (23.53%) Validation
2 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.88%) System Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) VCP5
3 2 (11.76%) MCTS
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) CCA
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) VCP4
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
3 4 (23.53%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) XenServer
4 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Postini