The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 28 37 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 13 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.13% 3.97% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 4.22% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 11
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
299 332 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.92% 94.05% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 215 256 323
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Middlesex

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) DNS
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (26.09%) SCOM
5 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) VoIP
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 6 (26.09%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) CCVP
6 5 (21.74%) CCNP
6 5 (21.74%) VPN
6 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) WAN
6 5 (21.74%) SSL
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) LAN
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) VoIP
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) SSL
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (13.04%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) GIS
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Physics
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Validation
2 3 (13.04%) Use Case
2 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
2 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
3 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
3 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) CMMI
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) CCVP
2 5 (21.74%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) MCP
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) RHCE
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.35%) HND
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
5 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (4.35%) UAG
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCOM
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) HP
3 4 (17.39%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) 3PAR