The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 156 130 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 22 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 1.12% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.19% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 25
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,159 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £34,400 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3847 2938 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.99% 94.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 1716 2515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Systems Engineer
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -27 8 £29,086 +5.76% 2
Glasgow -10 7 £40,000 +50.94% 1
Fife - 3 £33,750 -
Dundee +4 2 £27,250 -
Aberdeen +3 1 £32,500 -5.79% 2
Systems Engineer
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Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (40.91%) Windows
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (18.18%) Firewall
4 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 7 (15.91%) Cisco
5 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (13.64%) CentOS
6 6 (13.64%) SAN
6 6 (13.64%) SQL
7 5 (11.36%) Perl
7 5 (11.36%) UNIX
7 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (11.36%) CCNA
7 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
7 5 (11.36%) Degree
7 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (9.09%) XenApp
8 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (9.09%) Citrix
8 4 (9.09%) Finance
8 4 (9.09%) VPN
8 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.09%) Solaris

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.82%) IIS
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.27%) Apache
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Line 500
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 6 (13.64%) SAN
3 4 (9.09%) VPN
4 3 (6.82%) Internet
5 2 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (4.55%) OFDM
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.55%) LTE
5 2 (4.55%) VSAT
5 2 (4.55%) Wireless
5 2 (4.55%) PBX
5 2 (4.55%) VoIP
5 2 (4.55%) 802.11
6 1 (2.27%) BGP
6 1 (2.27%) Intranet
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
6 1 (2.27%) SMTP
6 1 (2.27%) DHCP
6 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) UniData
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) XSLT
3 1 (2.27%) OLE DB
3 1 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) SCADA
1 3 (6.82%) Equities
1 3 (6.82%) Derivative
2 2 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) GIS
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.64%) CentOS
5 5 (11.36%) UNIX
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.09%) Solaris
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.27%) AIX
9 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.82%) ITIL
1 3 (6.82%) System Testing
2 2 (4.55%) Change Control
2 2 (4.55%) Manual Testing
2 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
2 2 (4.55%) Requirements Management
2 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
2 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
2 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
2 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
2 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
2 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
2 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (4.55%) Validation
2 2 (4.55%) ERP
3 1 (2.27%) CRM
3 1 (2.27%) Identity Management
3 1 (2.27%) Security Management
3 1 (2.27%) Project Management
3 1 (2.27%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Perl
3 4 (9.09%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) C++
4 3 (6.82%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.36%) CCNA
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) HND
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.27%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.27%) Nagios
1 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Citrix
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) Siemens
5 2 (4.55%) Allen-Bradley
5 2 (4.55%) Mitel
5 2 (4.55%) Nortel
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
6 1 (2.27%) Sage
6 1 (2.27%) Avaya
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Wonderware
6 1 (2.27%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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