The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 132 149 145
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 29 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% 0.45% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.47% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 22
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -8 22 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Edinburgh +7 7 £28,000 -36.00%
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (53.66%) Linux
1 22 (53.66%) Bash Shell
2 21 (51.22%) Degree
3 19 (46.34%) Python
4 18 (43.90%) Windows
5 17 (41.46%) User Stories
6 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.95%) QA
7 9 (21.95%) QA Automation
8 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
8 8 (19.51%) VMware
8 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
9 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
10 6 (14.63%) Perl
10 6 (14.63%) SCCM
10 6 (14.63%) vSphere
11 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) Finance
11 5 (12.20%) Banking
11 5 (12.20%) SQL
11 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
11 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
11 5 (12.20%) NFS
11 5 (12.20%) Citrix
12 4 (9.76%) SSL
12 4 (9.76%) Cisco
12 4 (9.76%) Apache
12 4 (9.76%) MySQL

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) CICS
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SSL
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) SSH
2 3 (7.32%) Wireless
3 2 (4.88%) Bluetooth
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) ZigBee
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.44%) HTTP
4 1 (2.44%) SMTP
4 1 (2.44%) VoIP
4 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.20%) Banking
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) ISPF
2 1 (2.44%) COM
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) Flash
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.88%) EqualLogic
2 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Unix
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) zOS
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) User Stories
2 9 (21.95%) QA Automation
3 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.44%) Code Optimisation
6 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.44%) DevOps
6 1 (2.44%) High Availability
6 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.44%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Bash Shell
2 19 (46.34%) Python
3 6 (14.63%) Perl
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) CCNA
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) HND
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) CCA
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.44%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.63%) vSphere
4 5 (12.20%) NFS
5 3 (7.32%) iptables
5 3 (7.32%) Postfix
5 3 (7.32%) Samba
5 3 (7.32%) Varnish
6 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.88%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (4.88%) RACF
6 2 (4.88%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (4.88%) XenApp
7 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) Nagios
2 4 (9.76%) SCOM
3 3 (7.32%) yum
4 2 (4.88%) zSecure
5 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) Dell
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) Freescale
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Intel
6 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.88%) Sybase
7 1 (2.44%) Acronis
7 1 (2.44%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) MathWorks
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Sophos
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