The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 135 155 164
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 26 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 9
Median salary £50,000 £31,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,500 £32,241
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £38,750 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Systems Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2771 2966 3685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.69% 95.16% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 1882 2431
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,964 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 16 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Edinburgh +2 6 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Aberdeen - 3 £23,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Systems Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) Unix
3 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
3 13 (31.71%) Degree
4 12 (29.27%) VMware
4 12 (29.27%) IBM
5 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
6 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
6 9 (21.95%) SAN
6 9 (21.95%) Internet
6 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
7 8 (19.51%) Firewall
8 7 (17.07%) DNS
8 7 (17.07%) Python
8 7 (17.07%) AIX
8 7 (17.07%) Solaris
8 7 (17.07%) Perl
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle
8 7 (17.07%) Banking
9 6 (14.63%) Korn
9 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
9 6 (14.63%) Sun
9 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
9 6 (14.63%) User Stories
10 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (12.20%) Time Sharing Option
10 5 (12.20%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 5 (12.20%) zSecure

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) CICS
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Internet
1 9 (21.95%) SAN
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) DNS
4 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.20%) HTTP
5 5 (12.20%) SSH
5 5 (12.20%) SSL
6 2 (4.88%) DHCP
6 2 (4.88%) VoIP
7 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.44%) LDAP
7 1 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
7 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) Robot Framework
1 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 7 (17.07%) Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) ISPF
2 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.88%) Verilog
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) Unix
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
5 7 (17.07%) AIX
5 7 (17.07%) Solaris
6 5 (12.20%) zOS
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) User Stories
2 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (9.76%) QA Automation
3 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
3 4 (9.76%) Validation
3 4 (9.76%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.44%) Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
4 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.44%) CRM
4 1 (2.44%) Data Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) High Availability
4 1 (2.44%) Line Management
4 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
2 7 (17.07%) Perl
2 7 (17.07%) Python
3 6 (14.63%) Korn
4 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.76%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.20%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 5 (12.20%) RACF
3 5 (12.20%) Sendmail
3 5 (12.20%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 2 (4.88%) Firmware
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) SCCM
1 5 (12.20%) zSecure
2 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) IBM
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) Sun
4 5 (12.20%) Sybase
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) CA
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) Xilinx
7 1 (2.44%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) IronPort
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas
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