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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 49 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 9 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.33% 6.96% 9.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 7.35% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 40
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £41,350 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
377 340 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 97.42% 94.71% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 277 301 340
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Luton

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (29.41%) UNIX
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) IIS
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) XenApp
5 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (17.65%) VCP5
6 3 (17.65%) vSphere
6 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) Back Office
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (17.65%) Apache
6 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) DNS

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Avionics
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Validation
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.88%) MODAF
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (17.65%) VCP5
3 2 (11.76%) CCA
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCTS
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) vSphere
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (11.76%) XenServer
5 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Postini
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco