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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 129 137 165
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 15 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.94% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.99% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 7
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £28,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,900 £41,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
2419 3128 3455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.54% 95.34% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 2011 2200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 +16 10 £52,500 -
Edinburgh -5 3 £38,000 +8.57% 2
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Unix
2 15 (36.59%) Windows
3 14 (34.15%) IBM
4 11 (26.83%) AIX
4 11 (26.83%) Solaris
4 11 (26.83%) Perl
4 11 (26.83%) Oracle
4 11 (26.83%) SAN
4 11 (26.83%) Internet
4 11 (26.83%) Firewall
5 10 (24.39%) Korn
5 10 (24.39%) VMware
5 10 (24.39%) Sun
5 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
5 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
5 10 (24.39%) DNS
6 9 (21.95%) SSL
6 9 (21.95%) SSH
6 9 (21.95%) HTTP
6 9 (21.95%) Sendmail
6 9 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
7 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.20%) Degree
8 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
9 4 (9.76%) Banking
9 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V

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
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Firewall
1 11 (26.83%) Internet
1 11 (26.83%) SAN
2 10 (24.39%) DNS
2 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
3 9 (21.95%) HTTP
3 9 (21.95%) SSH
3 9 (21.95%) SSL
4 2 (4.88%) LDAP
4 2 (4.88%) VoIP
4 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.88%) Robot Framework
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (9.76%) Banking
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) ISPF
3 2 (4.88%) Buildbot
3 2 (4.88%) OpenEmbedded
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) Yocto
4 1 (2.44%) COM
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.88%) Verilog
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Unix
2 15 (36.59%) Windows
3 11 (26.83%) AIX
3 11 (26.83%) Solaris
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.32%) zOS
8 2 (4.88%) CentOS
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.32%) Analytics
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL
4 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (4.88%) DevOps
4 2 (4.88%) QA Automation
4 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
4 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
4 2 (4.88%) Validation
4 2 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (4.88%) WFM
5 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Process Management
5 1 (2.44%) Scrum
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) Perl
2 10 (24.39%) Korn
3 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
3 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) VBScript
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) Sendmail
3 4 (9.76%) 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%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.44%) MetaFrame
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.44%) vSphere
6 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) zSecure
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) IBM
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle
3 10 (24.39%) Sun
3 10 (24.39%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Sybase
6 2 (4.88%) CA
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) Xilinx
7 1 (2.44%) Altiris
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) NICE Systems
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Twitter
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas
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