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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 221 212 210
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 247 286 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.15% 1.22% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.29% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 198 250 237
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +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
20363 22203 21325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16368 17762 17621
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 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 April 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 +7 76 £35,750 +2.14% 10
Berkshire -22 46 £44,000 +4.76% 8
Oxfordshire +17 36 £36,750 -8.12% 10
Surrey -18 22 £38,000 -5.00% 6
East Sussex -2 18 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Kent +28 17 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 16 £42,500 +1.19% 3
West Sussex -12 9 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Middlesex -21 8 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 231 (46.67%) Windows
2 192 (38.79%) Linux
3 189 (38.18%) Microsoft
4 177 (35.76%) VMware
5 121 (24.44%) TCP/IP
6 118 (23.84%) Active Directory
6 118 (23.84%) SAN
7 113 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 99 (20.00%) Degree
9 98 (19.80%) Cisco
10 97 (19.60%) Firewall
11 94 (18.99%) ITIL
11 94 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 91 (18.38%) Security Cleared
13 88 (17.78%) MS Excel
14 87 (17.58%) DNS
15 83 (16.77%) SQL Server
16 81 (16.36%) SQL
17 79 (15.96%) UNIX
18 77 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
19 73 (14.75%) Perl
19 73 (14.75%) Hyper-V
20 71 (14.34%) SC Cleared
21 69 (13.94%) Microsoft Certification
22 67 (13.54%) DHCP
23 63 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
24 60 (12.12%) MySQL
25 59 (11.92%) VPN
25 59 (11.92%) Windows Server 2003
26 58 (11.72%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 56 (11.31%) MS Exchange
2 42 (8.48%) IIS
3 40 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (7.07%) Apache
5 30 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (4.65%) Lync
7 19 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 17 (3.43%) SharePoint
10 12 (2.42%) Tomcat
11 11 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.62%) GlassFish
12 8 (1.62%) JBoss
13 7 (1.41%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.41%) nginx
14 6 (1.21%) TPMS
14 6 (1.21%) Eucalyptus
14 6 (1.21%) Moodle
14 6 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (1.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 88 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.88%) MS Office
3 6 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.61%) Abaqus
5 2 (0.40%) Simulink
6 1 (0.20%) Windchill
6 1 (0.20%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.61%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.40%) assyst
3 2 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (7.47%) SaaS
3 20 (4.04%) Office 365
3 20 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.42%) PaaS
5 10 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.40%) IaaS
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 121 (24.44%) TCP/IP
2 118 (23.84%) SAN
3 97 (19.60%) Firewall
4 87 (17.58%) DNS
5 67 (13.54%) DHCP
6 59 (11.92%) VPN
7 43 (8.69%) WAN
8 39 (7.88%) VoIP
8 39 (7.88%) NAS
9 33 (6.67%) Wireless
10 32 (6.46%) VLAN
10 32 (6.46%) LAN
11 24 (4.85%) LDAP
12 23 (4.65%) SSL
13 21 (4.24%) SMTP
13 21 (4.24%) DMZ
14 20 (4.04%) Internet
15 16 (3.23%) HTTP
15 16 (3.23%) IPsec
15 16 (3.23%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.12%) MySQL
3 19 (3.84%) DB2
4 10 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.01%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.81%) Redis
7 4 (0.81%) Big Data
7 4 (0.81%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.61%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.61%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.20%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 27 (5.45%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (2.02%) Subversion
3 9 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.21%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.01%) JIRA
5 5 (1.01%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.81%) TestDirector
6 4 (0.81%) GNU Toolchain
7 3 (0.61%) RSpec
7 3 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.20%) Selenium
9 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.20%) dbdeploy
9 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 48 (9.70%) Telecoms
2 28 (5.66%) Finance
3 12 (2.42%) Legal
4 11 (2.22%) Electronics
4 11 (2.22%) Retail
5 6 (1.21%) Back Office
5 6 (1.21%) Automotive
5 6 (1.21%) Banking
6 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.01%) German Language
7 3 (0.61%) Avionics
7 3 (0.61%) Military
7 3 (0.61%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.25%) JSP
2 21 (4.24%) Software Packaging
3 20 (4.04%) Web Services
4 17 (3.43%) .NET
5 16 (3.23%) MAPI
6 15 (3.03%) HTML
6 15 (3.03%) XML
7 14 (2.83%) LAMP
8 12 (2.42%) CSS
9 10 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (2.02%) Ajax
10 8 (1.62%) Regular Expression
11 6 (1.21%) Sensu
11 6 (1.21%) OAuth
12 4 (0.81%) J2EE
12 4 (0.81%) POSIX
13 3 (0.61%) .NET Framework
14 2 (0.40%) Middleware
15 1 (0.20%) jQuery
15 1 (0.20%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.25%) Clustering
3 25 (5.05%) Replication
4 24 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 22 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.64%) Blackberry
6 18 (3.64%) Open Source
7 16 (3.23%) PDA
7 16 (3.23%) iPhone
8 14 (2.83%) PKI
9 11 (2.22%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.62%) User Experience
11 7 (1.41%) EqualLogic
11 7 (1.41%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.21%) DataPower
12 6 (1.21%) E-Learning
12 6 (1.21%) Learning Management System
13 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
14 4 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 231 (46.67%) Windows
2 192 (38.79%) Linux
3 94 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (15.96%) UNIX
5 77 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (11.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 49 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 44 (8.89%) CentOS
9 27 (5.45%) Windows 7
10 24 (4.85%) Windows XP
11 19 (3.84%) Windows 8
12 16 (3.23%) Windows Vista
12 16 (3.23%) Android
13 15 (3.03%) Solaris
14 14 (2.83%) AIX
15 10 (2.02%) Debian
16 9 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
17 8 (1.62%) Ubuntu
17 8 (1.62%) Mac OS
18 7 (1.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (18.99%) ITIL
2 55 (11.11%) DevOps
3 43 (8.69%) Project Management
3 43 (8.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (4.85%) Software Engineering
6 23 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 23 (4.65%) Change Management
7 21 (4.24%) Validation
7 21 (4.24%) Compatibility Testing
7 21 (4.24%) Software Distribution
8 17 (3.43%) Software Testing
9 16 (3.23%) Configuration Management
9 16 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
10 15 (3.03%) Mentoring
11 13 (2.63%) Load Balancing
12 12 (2.42%) UML
12 12 (2.42%) Business Continuity
12 12 (2.42%) Service Management
12 12 (2.42%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (16.36%) SQL
2 73 (14.75%) Perl
3 57 (11.52%) Java
4 55 (11.11%) Python
4 55 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 52 (10.51%) PowerShell
6 37 (7.47%) C
7 30 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 30 (6.06%) C++
8 28 (5.66%) JavaScript
9 24 (4.85%) PHP
10 14 (2.83%) C#
11 13 (2.63%) Ruby
12 8 (1.62%) Korn
12 8 (1.62%) sed
12 8 (1.62%) AWK
13 6 (1.21%) JCL
13 6 (1.21%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.21%) Bourne shell
14 5 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (20.00%) Degree
2 91 (18.38%) Security Cleared
3 71 (14.34%) SC Cleared
4 69 (13.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 63 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (11.52%) MCSE
7 40 (8.08%) CCNA
8 37 (7.47%) CCNP
9 28 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (5.05%) DV Cleared
11 17 (3.43%) MCITP
11 17 (3.43%) MCP
12 14 (2.83%) MCSA
13 9 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.82%) MCTS
13 9 (1.82%) RHCSA
14 7 (1.41%) Chartered Engineer
14 7 (1.41%) CCDA
14 7 (1.41%) RHCE
15 4 (0.81%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.25%) SLA
2 13 (2.63%) QA
3 12 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.22%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.41%) DO-178B
5 7 (1.41%) DO-254
6 4 (0.81%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 118 (23.84%) Active Directory
2 113 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (14.75%) Hyper-V
4 38 (7.68%) vSphere
5 21 (4.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (3.43%) Firmware
7 14 (2.83%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.63%) vCloud
9 11 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (2.22%) XenApp
10 8 (1.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (1.41%) NFS
11 7 (1.41%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.01%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.81%) KVM
13 4 (0.81%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 2 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (7.68%) Puppet
2 34 (6.87%) SCCM
3 29 (5.86%) Backup Exec
4 21 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (4.04%) Nagios
6 11 (2.22%) Cacti
7 10 (2.02%) NetBackup
7 10 (2.02%) WSUS
8 9 (1.82%) OpenView
9 8 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (1.62%) SCOM
10 6 (1.21%) Ganglia
11 5 (1.01%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.61%) Plesk
13 3 (0.61%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.61%) SCSM
13 3 (0.61%) Ansible
13 3 (0.61%) Icinga
Vendors
1 189 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 177 (35.76%) VMware
3 98 (19.80%) Cisco
4 58 (11.72%) Citrix
5 56 (11.31%) HP
6 52 (10.51%) Oracle
7 49 (9.90%) Red Hat
8 22 (4.44%) NetApp
8 22 (4.44%) Symantec
9 21 (4.24%) Juniper
10 20 (4.04%) Veeam
11 19 (3.84%) EMC
12 18 (3.64%) IBM
13 16 (3.23%) Apple
13 16 (3.23%) Draytek
13 16 (3.23%) 3PAR
14 12 (2.42%) CommVault
15 11 (2.22%) Splunk
16 10 (2.02%) McAfee
17 7 (1.41%) Sun
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose Ltd
Salary: Bonus + On Call + Overtime
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + Overtime + B
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £24k - 30k per year + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 4 days ago