The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 18 April 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 64 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 21 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.23% 0.15% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 0.16% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 3
Average salary £27,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
874 620 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.68% 95.53% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 757 515 747
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Engineer
East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Northampton -7 8 £32,500 +1.56%
Wellingborough - 1 £30,000 -
Systems Engineer
East Midlands

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 17 (54.84%) Linux
3 16 (51.61%) SAN
4 15 (48.39%) HP
5 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 11 (35.48%) SUSE
6 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (19.35%) VMware
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle
11 4 (12.90%) AIX
11 4 (12.90%) HPUX
11 4 (12.90%) Logistics
11 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
11 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (9.68%) Symantec
12 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
12 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
12 3 (9.68%) Local Government
12 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
12 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
12 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (9.68%) vSphere
12 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Lync
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) UNIX
2 17 (54.84%) Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) SUSE
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) AIX
5 4 (12.90%) HPUX
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Logistics
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) MCP
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Squid
5 1 (3.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) HP
2 12 (38.71%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) Symantec
6 3 (9.68%) Apple
7 1 (3.23%) JBoss
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco