The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 46 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.29% 2.47% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 2.59% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 13
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
326 424 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.32% 95.07% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 232 261 391
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Engineer
South East

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 31 July 2014, 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 34 (85.00%) Military
2 32 (80.00%) Electronics
3 31 (77.50%) Degree
4 24 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 23 (57.50%) Rational DOORS
6 21 (52.50%) Rational Rhapsody
6 21 (52.50%) Physics
6 21 (52.50%) MATLAB
7 13 (32.50%) Requirements Management
8 12 (30.00%) Aerospace
8 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (30.00%) Signal Processing
8 12 (30.00%) V-Model
8 12 (30.00%) Simulink
9 11 (27.50%) C++
10 9 (22.50%) UML
10 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
10 9 (22.50%) IBM
10 9 (22.50%) Programme Management
10 9 (22.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (22.50%) Mathematics
11 6 (15.00%) Windows
12 5 (12.50%) VPN
13 3 (7.50%) DNS
13 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
13 3 (7.50%) DHCP
13 3 (7.50%) Java
13 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
14 2 (5.00%) VMware
14 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (7.50%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Rational DOORS
2 21 (52.50%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 34 (85.00%) Military
2 32 (80.00%) Electronics
3 12 (30.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Physics
2 9 (22.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) Solaris
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Requirements Management
2 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.00%) Signal Processing
2 12 (30.00%) V-Model
3 9 (22.50%) UML
3 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
3 9 (22.50%) Programme Management
3 9 (22.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) MATLAB
2 11 (27.50%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (77.50%) Degree
2 24 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) IBM
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) EMC
3 2 (5.00%) Juniper
3 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco