The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Systems Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 201 237 262
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 239 276 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 1.26% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.30% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 190 235 181
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £26,689 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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
15962 21312 21581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 97.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13300 18001 17210
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Systems Engineer in the job title.

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 2 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Hampshire +47 86 £47,500 +15.85% 11
Surrey +9 53 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Berkshire +24 32 £55,000 +7.31% 3
Oxfordshire +20 18 £42,000 -3.90% 7
Kent +5 17 £37,000 -7.50% 2
West Sussex +26 16 £40,000 +45.45%
East Sussex +19 15 £35,000 +52.17% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South East region featuring Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 292 (54.78%) Linux
2 174 (32.65%) Windows
3 143 (26.83%) VMware
4 124 (23.26%) Unix
5 119 (22.33%) Python
6 115 (21.58%) ITIL
7 104 (19.51%) Active Directory
7 104 (19.51%) Degree
8 96 (18.01%) Bash Shell
9 92 (17.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 90 (16.89%) DNS
11 77 (14.45%) Microsoft
12 76 (14.26%) Red Hat
13 75 (14.07%) MySQL
14 71 (13.32%) Windows Server
15 66 (12.38%) Apache
15 66 (12.38%) Firewall
15 66 (12.38%) PowerShell
16 65 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
16 65 (12.20%) Data Centre
17 64 (12.01%) DevOps
18 62 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
19 59 (11.07%) PHP
19 59 (11.07%) SQL
20 54 (10.13%) Cisco
20 54 (10.13%) LAMP
21 53 (9.94%) Finance
22 51 (9.57%) Perl
22 51 (9.57%) Hyper-V
22 51 (9.57%) Puppet

Systems Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 66 (12.38%) Apache
2 48 (9.01%) nginx
3 37 (6.94%) MS Exchange
4 18 (3.38%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.81%) JBoss
7 14 (2.63%) Drupal
7 14 (2.63%) IIS
8 12 (2.25%) Eucalyptus
8 12 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (1.69%) CMS
10 8 (1.50%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (7.88%) MS Office
2 31 (5.82%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.69%) Magento
2 5 (0.94%) LabWindows
3 4 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.56%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 49 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.75%) Office 365
3 34 (6.38%) SaaS
4 29 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (3.75%) IaaS
6 19 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.50%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.13%) PaaS
10 4 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.75%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.19%) G Suite
13 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 90 (16.89%) DNS
2 66 (12.38%) Firewall
3 46 (8.63%) DHCP
4 45 (8.44%) TCP/IP
5 28 (5.25%) LDAP
6 25 (4.69%) ATM
7 24 (4.50%) VLAN
7 24 (4.50%) WAN
8 23 (4.32%) Network Security
8 23 (4.32%) SSL
9 22 (4.13%) SAN
10 19 (3.56%) IPv6
10 19 (3.56%) LAN
11 17 (3.19%) HTTP
12 15 (2.81%) FTP
12 15 (2.81%) IPv4
12 15 (2.81%) SMTP
12 15 (2.81%) SSH
12 15 (2.81%) Telnet
12 15 (2.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.07%) MySQL
2 26 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 23 (4.32%) Redis
4 10 (1.88%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
6 8 (1.50%) Aerospike
6 8 (1.50%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.38%) DTS
8 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (6.57%) Rational DOORS
2 30 (5.63%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.94%) Subversion
4 9 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.50%) JIRA
6 5 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.56%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.38%) Trac
9 1 (0.19%) Ant
9 1 (0.19%) JUnit
9 1 (0.19%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 53 (9.94%) Finance
2 23 (4.32%) Electronics
3 20 (3.75%) Marketing
4 17 (3.19%) Aerospace
4 17 (3.19%) French Language
4 17 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.31%) Games
6 6 (1.13%) Military
7 4 (0.75%) Local Government
7 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.56%) Banking
8 3 (0.56%) Retail
9 2 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
9 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Avionics
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (10.13%) LAMP
2 38 (7.13%) LEMP Stack
2 38 (7.13%) Web Services
3 19 (3.56%) Java EE
4 16 (3.00%) ActiveMQ
5 15 (2.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 15 (2.81%) OpenCL
5 15 (2.81%) STL
6 13 (2.44%) SOAP
7 12 (2.25%) Sensu
8 9 (1.69%) OpenCV
9 8 (1.50%) JSON
10 6 (1.13%) REST
11 4 (0.75%) Middleware
12 3 (0.56%) .NET
12 3 (0.56%) 802.1X
13 2 (0.38%) HTML
13 2 (0.38%) LAPP Stack
13 2 (0.38%) XML
13 2 (0.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 40 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.82%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.44%) Clustering
6 12 (2.25%) Enterprise Cloud
7 10 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (1.88%) PKI
8 7 (1.31%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.13%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.94%) EFT
10 5 (0.94%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.75%) e-Health
11 4 (0.75%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.75%) User Experience
11 4 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.56%) HP Storage
12 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 292 (54.78%) Linux
2 174 (32.65%) Windows
3 124 (23.26%) Unix
4 71 (13.32%) Windows Server
5 62 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (9.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (7.50%) CentOS
7 40 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (4.50%) Windows 10
9 18 (3.38%) Ubuntu
10 16 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (2.81%) AIX
11 15 (2.81%) Fedora
12 14 (2.63%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.06%) Windows 7
14 9 (1.69%) SUSE
15 6 (1.13%) Debian
16 3 (0.56%) VMS
17 2 (0.38%) HPUX
17 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (21.58%) ITIL
2 65 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (12.01%) DevOps
4 39 (7.32%) Presales
5 31 (5.82%) Virtual Environments
6 30 (5.63%) High Availability
6 30 (5.63%) OO
7 29 (5.44%) UML
7 29 (5.44%) Validation
8 28 (5.25%) SOA
9 27 (5.07%) Use Case
10 26 (4.88%) Load Balancing
10 26 (4.88%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
11 25 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (4.50%) Data Management
12 24 (4.50%) Software Engineering
13 23 (4.32%) Service Management
14 19 (3.56%) Configuration Management
14 19 (3.56%) Project Management
14 19 (3.56%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 119 (22.33%) Python
2 96 (18.01%) Bash Shell
3 66 (12.38%) PowerShell
4 59 (11.07%) PHP
4 59 (11.07%) SQL
5 51 (9.57%) Perl
6 43 (8.07%) C++
6 43 (8.07%) Java
6 43 (8.07%) Ruby
7 33 (6.19%) C
8 10 (1.88%) C#
9 7 (1.31%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.75%) Tcl
10 4 (0.75%) VB
11 3 (0.56%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.56%) VBScript
12 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.19%) Ada
13 1 (0.19%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.19%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 104 (19.51%) Degree
2 46 (8.63%) Security Cleared
3 41 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (7.32%) SC Cleared
5 31 (5.82%) RHCE
6 30 (5.63%) CCNA
6 30 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (5.25%) RHCSA
8 25 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (2.81%) CompTIA Security+
9 15 (2.81%) Security+ Certification
10 14 (2.63%) CEH
10 14 (2.63%) CISM
10 14 (2.63%) CISSP
10 14 (2.63%) MCSA
10 14 (2.63%) MCSE
11 9 (1.69%) CCIE
11 9 (1.69%) CCNP
12 8 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.50%) QA
2 11 (2.06%) SLA
3 8 (1.50%) HIPAA
3 8 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 104 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 92 (17.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (9.57%) Hyper-V
4 39 (7.32%) vSphere
5 25 (4.69%) VMware ESX
6 24 (4.50%) Firmware
7 22 (4.13%) Varnish
7 22 (4.13%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (3.56%) NFS
9 15 (2.81%) Postfix
9 15 (2.81%) Sendmail
10 14 (2.63%) Snort
11 13 (2.44%) Docker
12 12 (2.25%) GlusterFS
13 11 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
14 10 (1.88%) LXC
15 6 (1.13%) KVM
16 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.56%) Squid
16 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (9.57%) Puppet
2 33 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (4.32%) Ansible
3 23 (4.32%) Nagios
4 16 (3.00%) OpenView
5 13 (2.44%) Cacti
6 12 (2.25%) Ganglia
6 12 (2.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 10 (1.88%) SCCM
7 10 (1.88%) WSUS
8 8 (1.50%) Kibana
8 8 (1.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 8 (1.50%) WMI
9 6 (1.13%) Munin
9 6 (1.13%) SCOM
10 4 (0.75%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.75%) Salt
10 4 (0.75%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 143 (26.83%) VMware
2 77 (14.45%) Microsoft
3 76 (14.26%) Red Hat
4 54 (10.13%) Cisco
5 29 (5.44%) HP
5 29 (5.44%) Intel
6 17 (3.19%) IBM
7 16 (3.00%) BMC
8 13 (2.44%) NetApp
9 12 (2.25%) Dell
9 12 (2.25%) Splunk
10 10 (1.88%) Citrix
10 10 (1.88%) Juniper
11 9 (1.69%) Apple
11 9 (1.69%) LANDesk
11 9 (1.69%) SolarWinds
12 8 (1.50%) Qualys
12 8 (1.50%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.31%) CA
13 7 (1.31%) Nimble Storage
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 35k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Buckinghamshire / South / London
Techsearch Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + £5,000 On-Call
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £39K
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Thames Valley
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £50k + good benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton
TRG
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
SKYSCAPE Cloud Services
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Dep on Expereince + Home Working
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 15 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 18 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 15 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 15 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough
aap3
Salary: £34000 - £39000.00 per annum + Pension, medical, paid overtime
Posted: 17 days ago