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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 46 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 1 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.29% 1.96% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 2.09% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 14
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
325 335 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.87% 93.84% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 225 214 397
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 £34,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
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 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 21 August 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 26 (81.25%) Electronics
1 26 (81.25%) Military
2 23 (71.88%) Degree
3 19 (59.38%) Security Cleared
4 18 (56.25%) Rational DOORS
5 16 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 16 (50.00%) Physics
5 16 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 11 (34.38%) C++
7 10 (31.25%) Requirements Management
8 9 (28.13%) Simulink
8 9 (28.13%) Aerospace
8 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
8 9 (28.13%) V-Model
8 9 (28.13%) Signal Processing
9 7 (21.88%) UML
9 7 (21.88%) IBM
9 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
9 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
10 6 (18.75%) Windows
11 5 (15.63%) VPN
12 3 (9.38%) Java
12 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
12 3 (9.38%) DHCP
12 3 (9.38%) DNS
12 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
13 2 (6.25%) IIS
13 2 (6.25%) UNIX

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) VPN
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (81.25%) Electronics
1 26 (81.25%) Military
2 9 (28.13%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Physics
2 7 (21.88%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Solaris
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Requirements Management
2 9 (28.13%) V-Model
2 9 (28.13%) Signal Processing
2 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
3 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
3 7 (21.88%) UML
3 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
3 7 (21.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 11 (34.38%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Degree
2 19 (59.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Zenoss
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) EMC
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
3 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco