The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 63 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 6 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.02% 1.77% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.81% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Systems Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
579 554 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.30% 98.05% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 505 474 554
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Somerset region.

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Taunton - 3 £26,500 -
Systems Engineer
South West

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 9 (45.00%) Electronics
1 9 (45.00%) Requirements Management
1 9 (45.00%) Physics
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (25.00%) VoIP
3 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) Wireless
3 5 (25.00%) VLAN
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) NetApp
3 5 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (25.00%) Internet
3 5 (25.00%) SCCM
3 5 (25.00%) SCOM
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security
3 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 5 (25.00%) High Availability
3 5 (25.00%) Data Centre

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
1 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 5 (25.00%) Network Security
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
1 5 (25.00%) VLAN
1 5 (25.00%) VoIP
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
1 5 (25.00%) WAN
1 5 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (45.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Physics
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Requirements Management
2 5 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) MODAF
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) HNC
3 1 (5.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 5 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
1 5 (25.00%) Citrix
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) NetApp
1 5 (25.00%) Palo Alto