The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 227 188 194
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 239 264 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.15% 1.28% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.35% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 202 238 257
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Systems Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19758 19598 20408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.69% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 15491 17340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Systems Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Systems Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Systems Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Systems Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Systems Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Hampshire +13 72 £40,000 +18.51% 5
Berkshire +6 63 £46,500 +12.72% 3
Surrey -19 36 £39,250 -1.87% 8
Oxfordshire -1 27 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Kent +11 15 £30,000 +27.65% 2
East Sussex - 12 £41,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £29,500 -26.25% 2
Middlesex -14 4 £53,750 +29.51% 2
West Sussex -26 4 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Sussex - 2 £43,750 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 216 (47.37%) Windows
2 195 (42.76%) Linux
3 162 (35.53%) VMware
4 147 (32.24%) Microsoft
5 106 (23.25%) TCP/IP
6 100 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 98 (21.49%) Active Directory
8 89 (19.52%) Degree
9 83 (18.20%) MS Excel
9 83 (18.20%) Perl
10 79 (17.32%) Cisco
11 78 (17.11%) SAN
12 77 (16.89%) DNS
13 75 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 70 (15.35%) SQL Server
14 70 (15.35%) UNIX
15 67 (14.69%) Firewall
16 65 (14.25%) Python
17 62 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
18 59 (12.94%) Java
18 59 (12.94%) SQL
18 59 (12.94%) Security Cleared
18 59 (12.94%) Hyper-V
19 58 (12.72%) ITIL
19 58 (12.72%) VPN
20 56 (12.28%) DHCP
20 56 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
21 54 (11.84%) MCSE
22 53 (11.62%) MySQL
23 51 (11.18%) Citrix

Systems Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 50 (10.96%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.80%) Apache
3 30 (6.58%) IIS
4 25 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (3.29%) Tomcat
7 12 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (2.41%) SharePoint
8 11 (2.41%) Lync
8 11 (2.41%) nginx
9 9 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (1.10%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.10%) TPMS
12 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.66%) CMS
13 3 (0.66%) JBoss
13 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 83 (18.20%) MS Excel
2 31 (6.80%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.66%) Abaqus
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.44%) Maximo
2 2 (0.44%) assyst
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.46%) SaaS
2 20 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.41%) Office 365
5 10 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.54%) PaaS
7 4 (0.88%) IaaS
8 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 106 (23.25%) TCP/IP
2 78 (17.11%) SAN
3 77 (16.89%) DNS
4 67 (14.69%) Firewall
5 58 (12.72%) VPN
6 56 (12.28%) DHCP
7 38 (8.33%) WAN
8 29 (6.36%) VoIP
9 26 (5.70%) LAN
10 25 (5.48%) NAS
11 24 (5.26%) VLAN
12 23 (5.04%) Wireless
13 19 (4.17%) SMTP
13 19 (4.17%) HTTP
14 18 (3.95%) LDAP
15 16 (3.51%) SSL
16 15 (3.29%) Internet
16 15 (3.29%) IPsec
17 13 (2.85%) Network Security
18 11 (2.41%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 53 (11.62%) MySQL
3 10 (2.19%) DB2
3 10 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.44%) Big Data
10 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.22%) Redis
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.22%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 22 (4.82%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (2.19%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.54%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.54%) Subversion
4 6 (1.32%) JIRA
5 4 (0.88%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.66%) RSpec
6 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.44%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.22%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.22%) dbdeploy
8 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.22%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (7.68%) Telecoms
2 28 (6.14%) Finance
3 12 (2.63%) Legal
4 8 (1.75%) Banking
4 8 (1.75%) Advertising
5 7 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.32%) Electronics
7 5 (1.10%) Retail
8 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.88%) Automotive
9 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.44%) Marketing
10 2 (0.44%) German Language
10 2 (0.44%) Military
10 2 (0.44%) Avionics
11 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.17%) .NET
1 19 (4.17%) Web Services
2 13 (2.85%) LAMP
3 11 (2.41%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (2.19%) JSP
5 9 (1.97%) XML
5 9 (1.97%) MAPI
6 8 (1.75%) Software Packaging
7 6 (1.32%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.10%) J2EE
9 3 (0.66%) CSS
9 3 (0.66%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.44%) HTML
10 2 (0.44%) POSIX
10 2 (0.44%) Sensu
11 1 (0.22%) jQuery
11 1 (0.22%) REST
11 1 (0.22%) SOAP
11 1 (0.22%) COM
11 1 (0.22%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.04%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.82%) Open Source
4 20 (4.39%) Clustering
5 17 (3.73%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.63%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.41%) Mainframe
7 11 (2.41%) Replication
7 11 (2.41%) PKI
8 9 (1.97%) PDA
8 9 (1.97%) iPhone
9 6 (1.32%) User Experience
10 5 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (0.88%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.88%) EqualLogic
11 4 (0.88%) Derivative
11 4 (0.88%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.66%) GIS
12 3 (0.66%) CLARiiON
12 3 (0.66%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 216 (47.37%) Windows
2 195 (42.76%) Linux
3 75 (16.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (15.35%) UNIX
5 56 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (8.77%) CentOS
9 23 (5.04%) Windows 7
10 21 (4.61%) Windows XP
11 13 (2.85%) Ubuntu
11 13 (2.85%) Windows 8
12 12 (2.63%) Android
12 12 (2.63%) Debian
13 10 (2.19%) Windows Vista
14 9 (1.97%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.32%) zOS
15 6 (1.32%) Windows NT
15 6 (1.32%) AIX
16 5 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (12.72%) ITIL
2 39 (8.55%) DevOps
3 28 (6.14%) Project Management
3 28 (6.14%) Service Delivery
4 21 (4.61%) Configuration Management
4 21 (4.61%) Validation
4 21 (4.61%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (3.95%) Software Engineering
6 18 (3.95%) Software Testing
7 16 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (3.29%) Mentoring
8 15 (3.29%) Load Balancing
8 15 (3.29%) Change Management
9 12 (2.63%) Network Management
10 11 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (2.41%) Performance Analysis
10 11 (2.41%) OO
11 10 (2.19%) Service Management
11 10 (2.19%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 83 (18.20%) Perl
2 65 (14.25%) Python
3 59 (12.94%) Java
3 59 (12.94%) SQL
4 48 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 38 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 37 (8.11%) C
7 36 (7.89%) PHP
8 34 (7.46%) Shell Script
9 29 (6.36%) C++
10 21 (4.61%) Ruby
11 18 (3.95%) JavaScript
12 16 (3.51%) C#
13 6 (1.32%) AWK
13 6 (1.32%) JCL
13 6 (1.32%) sed
14 5 (1.10%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.66%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.66%) VBScript
16 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (19.52%) Degree
2 62 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (12.94%) Security Cleared
4 54 (11.84%) MCSE
5 50 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (9.65%) SC Cleared
7 27 (5.92%) CCNA
8 24 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 22 (4.82%) CCNP
10 17 (3.73%) DV Cleared
11 12 (2.63%) MCITP
12 11 (2.41%) VCP4
13 10 (2.19%) MCSA
13 10 (2.19%) MCP
14 8 (1.75%) ISTQB
14 8 (1.75%) RHCSA
15 7 (1.54%) Chartered Engineer
16 6 (1.32%) MCTS
16 6 (1.32%) CCDA
16 6 (1.32%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.26%) SLA
2 14 (3.07%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.63%) QA
4 9 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.54%) DO-178B
5 7 (1.54%) DO-254
6 5 (1.10%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.22%) BS25999
System Software
1 100 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (21.49%) Active Directory
3 59 (12.94%) Hyper-V
4 33 (7.24%) vSphere
5 16 (3.51%) XenApp
6 15 (3.29%) Firmware
7 11 (2.41%) vCloud
8 10 (2.19%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.97%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.54%) XenDesktop
12 6 (1.32%) Postfix
12 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (1.10%) ISA Server
13 5 (1.10%) KVM
13 5 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.88%) Samba
14 4 (0.88%) NFS
14 4 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (8.11%) Puppet
2 23 (5.04%) Backup Exec
3 19 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (3.51%) SCCM
5 13 (2.85%) Nagios
6 11 (2.41%) WSUS
7 9 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.75%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.32%) SCOM
10 6 (1.32%) Cacti
11 5 (1.10%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.88%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.66%) OpenView
13 3 (0.66%) Netcool
13 3 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.66%) Plesk
13 3 (0.66%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.66%) SCSM
13 3 (0.66%) logstash
Vendors
1 162 (35.53%) VMware
2 147 (32.24%) Microsoft
3 79 (17.32%) Cisco
4 51 (11.18%) Citrix
5 49 (10.75%) Red Hat
6 47 (10.31%) HP
6 47 (10.31%) Oracle
7 22 (4.82%) Juniper
8 20 (4.39%) NetApp
9 15 (3.29%) McAfee
10 13 (2.85%) Symantec
10 13 (2.85%) IBM
11 11 (2.41%) Veeam
12 10 (2.19%) 3PAR
13 9 (1.97%) Splunk
13 9 (1.97%) Draytek
13 9 (1.97%) Apple
13 9 (1.97%) CommVault
14 7 (1.54%) Cognizant
14 7 (1.54%) Veritas
Haywards Heath
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Barclaycard
Posted: Yesterday
Ickenham, Middlesex
Wa Consultants
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Ickenham, Middlesex
Wa Consultants
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Barclaycard
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Relocation
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £40k OTE £50k, Car, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, UK
White Clarke Group
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and great package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago