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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 143 144 162
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 10
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,800 £29,086
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
2715 3038 3886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.03% 95.53% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1912 2537
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,200
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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +6 9 £37,500 - 4
Edinburgh 0 3 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Aberdeen +11 2 £23,500 -44.70%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 19 (46.34%) Bash Shell
3 18 (43.90%) Linux
4 17 (41.46%) Python
4 17 (41.46%) User Stories
5 13 (31.71%) Windows
6 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
6 9 (21.95%) QA
6 9 (21.95%) VMware
6 9 (21.95%) QA Automation
6 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
7 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
7 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
8 6 (14.63%) Finance
8 6 (14.63%) Banking
9 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (12.20%) Validation
9 5 (12.20%) Web Services
10 4 (9.76%) SQL
10 4 (9.76%) Internet
10 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (9.76%) vSphere
10 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
10 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (7.32%) Time Sharing Option

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 3 (7.32%) CICS
1 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Simulink
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 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) VoIP
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) SSH
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) VLAN
4 1 (2.44%) VPN
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.63%) Banking
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) ISPF
3 1 (2.44%) COM
3 1 (2.44%) Flash
3 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.88%) Verilog
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.44%) Physics
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Unix
5 3 (7.32%) zOS
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) User Stories
2 9 (21.95%) QA Automation
3 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
4 5 (12.20%) Validation
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Change Management
6 1 (2.44%) Code Optimisation
6 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) High Availability
6 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Service Management
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Bash Shell
2 17 (41.46%) Python
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) 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 9 (21.95%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) vSphere
4 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (7.32%) RACF
4 3 (7.32%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (4.88%) Firmware
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) iptables
6 1 (2.44%) NFS
6 1 (2.44%) Postfix
6 1 (2.44%) Samba
6 1 (2.44%) Varnish
6 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) zSecure
2 2 (4.88%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) VMware
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) Sybase
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.88%) Symantec
4 2 (4.88%) Xilinx
5 1 (2.44%) Avaya
5 1 (2.44%) Dell
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) IronPort
5 1 (2.44%) MathWorks
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