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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 123 136 148
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 16 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.79% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.83% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 9
Median salary £36,375 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.06% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,550 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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
2177 2781 2945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.99% 95.57% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1779 1862
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +17 14 £36,375 +21.25% 2
Glasgow +10 2 - - 1
Systems Engineer
UK

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
3 14 (48.28%) Linux
4 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
5 11 (37.93%) Cisco
5 11 (37.93%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (34.48%) Citrix
6 10 (34.48%) Python
6 10 (34.48%) MySQL
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) NAS
7 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
7 9 (31.03%) SAN
8 8 (27.59%) IIS
8 8 (27.59%) Apache
8 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
8 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
8 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (27.59%) Subversion
8 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
9 7 (24.14%) Brocade
9 7 (24.14%) Riverbed
9 7 (24.14%) Puppet
9 7 (24.14%) iSCSI
9 7 (24.14%) JIRA
9 7 (24.14%) WAN
9 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
9 7 (24.14%) Web Services

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 8 (27.59%) Apache
1 8 (27.59%) IIS
2 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.79%) Confluence
4 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) NAS
2 9 (31.03%) SAN
3 7 (24.14%) iSCSI
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 4 (13.79%) DNS
5 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
1 8 (27.59%) Subversion
2 7 (24.14%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (24.14%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) LAMP
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Ajax
2 1 (3.45%) JSON
2 1 (3.45%) RSS
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
3 14 (48.28%) Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.34%) Unix
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) SUSE
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Open Source
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (17.24%) Validation
4 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) Application Packaging
5 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Process Management
5 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
2 10 (34.48%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.34%) VBScript
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) CCNA
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (6.90%) MetaFrame
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.45%) Docker
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Check_MK
2 5 (17.24%) Nagios
3 3 (10.34%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Citrix
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Brocade
3 7 (24.14%) Percona
3 7 (24.14%) Riverbed
4 6 (20.69%) Perforce
5 5 (17.24%) Palo Alto
6 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
6 3 (10.34%) Intel Security
6 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
7 2 (6.90%) Altiris
7 2 (6.90%) F5
7 2 (6.90%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) 3Com
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