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

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 192 264 195
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 302 216 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.46% 0.94% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.00% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 263 186 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
19721 21694 21316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.90% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16106 17565 17682
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 £62,500 £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 8 July 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 8 July 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 +45 78 £32,500 -7.14% 15
Berkshire -23 44 £50,000 +20.48% 4
Surrey +23 41 £39,250 -19.07% 13
Oxfordshire +35 32 £39,000 -8.23% 6
Kent +26 26 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Buckinghamshire +28 25 £45,000 +93.54%
East Sussex +16 25 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Middlesex +10 14 £35,000 +14.75%
West Sussex -4 14 £40,000 -0.75% 1
Sussex - 2 £48,750 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 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.

1 269 (49.72%) Windows
2 206 (38.08%) Microsoft
3 198 (36.60%) Linux
4 193 (35.67%) VMware
5 165 (30.50%) Active Directory
6 139 (25.69%) Firewall
7 137 (25.32%) SAN
8 125 (23.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 118 (21.81%) ITIL
10 114 (21.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 111 (20.52%) Cisco
12 101 (18.67%) DNS
12 101 (18.67%) SQL Server
13 99 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
14 95 (17.56%) TCP/IP
15 92 (17.01%) SQL
16 88 (16.27%) Hyper-V
17 86 (15.90%) MS Excel
18 85 (15.71%) Degree
19 80 (14.79%) MS Exchange
19 80 (14.79%) Security Cleared
20 74 (13.68%) UNIX
21 70 (12.94%) Perl
22 68 (12.57%) PowerShell
23 64 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
23 64 (11.83%) SC Cleared
24 63 (11.65%) Python
24 63 (11.65%) HP
24 63 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2010
25 62 (11.46%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 80 (14.79%) MS Exchange
2 63 (11.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (9.06%) IIS
4 35 (6.47%) Apache
4 35 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (5.91%) Lync
6 31 (5.73%) SharePoint
7 25 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.51%) Tomcat
9 15 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (2.22%) Moodle
12 10 (1.85%) GlassFish
12 10 (1.85%) JBoss
13 9 (1.66%) IBM Notes
13 9 (1.66%) WebSphere
13 9 (1.66%) Eucalyptus
14 8 (1.48%) WebLogic
15 7 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
15 7 (1.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 86 (15.90%) MS Excel
2 46 (8.50%) MS Office
3 11 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.74%) Simulink
5 3 (0.55%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.18%) Windchill
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
3 1 (0.18%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.76%) SaaS
2 39 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (6.10%) Office 365
4 25 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (2.77%) PaaS
6 6 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.37%) Joyent
8 2 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (25.69%) Firewall
2 137 (25.32%) SAN
3 101 (18.67%) DNS
4 95 (17.56%) TCP/IP
5 61 (11.28%) WAN
6 54 (9.98%) DHCP
6 54 (9.98%) LAN
7 48 (8.87%) VPN
8 39 (7.21%) Internet
9 36 (6.65%) iSCSI
10 35 (6.47%) NAS
10 35 (6.47%) Wireless
11 31 (5.73%) VoIP
12 29 (5.36%) VLAN
13 27 (4.99%) LDAP
14 25 (4.62%) SSL
15 19 (3.51%) DMZ
15 19 (3.51%) SMTP
16 18 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
17 14 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.43%) MySQL
3 16 (2.96%) Redis
4 12 (2.22%) DB2
5 9 (1.66%) Big Data
5 9 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.29%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.74%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.55%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.55%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (2.77%) Subversion
3 14 (2.59%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.40%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.92%) JIRA
6 4 (0.74%) GNU Toolchain
7 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.18%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.18%) Toad
9 1 (0.18%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.18%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (9.06%) Finance
2 47 (8.69%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.59%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.40%) Electronics
5 9 (1.66%) Automotive
5 9 (1.66%) Retail
6 7 (1.29%) Banking
6 7 (1.29%) Back Office
7 6 (1.11%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.92%) Legal
9 4 (0.74%) Military
9 4 (0.74%) German Language
10 3 (0.55%) Marketing
11 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.62%) JSP
2 24 (4.44%) HTML
3 19 (3.51%) Web Services
3 19 (3.51%) Software Packaging
4 18 (3.33%) LAMP
4 18 (3.33%) CSS
5 13 (2.40%) .NET
6 12 (2.22%) XML
6 12 (2.22%) OAuth
6 12 (2.22%) Ajax
7 10 (1.85%) MAPI
8 9 (1.66%) Sensu
9 7 (1.29%) Regular Expression
10 6 (1.11%) J2EE
11 4 (0.74%) POSIX
11 4 (0.74%) Middleware
12 2 (0.37%) Application Packaging
13 1 (0.18%) HTML5
13 1 (0.18%) ActiveMQ
13 1 (0.18%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.65%) Data Centre
3 28 (5.18%) Replication
3 28 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.07%) Clustering
4 22 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.07%) EqualLogic
5 17 (3.14%) User Experience
6 12 (2.22%) Learning Management System
6 12 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.22%) E-Learning
7 11 (2.03%) PKI
7 11 (2.03%) Mathematics
7 11 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (1.85%) PDA
8 10 (1.85%) iPhone
9 8 (1.48%) Statistics
10 7 (1.29%) Robotics
10 7 (1.29%) Semantic Web
11 6 (1.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 269 (49.72%) Windows
2 198 (36.60%) Linux
3 114 (21.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (18.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (13.68%) UNIX
6 46 (8.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (7.58%) CentOS
7 41 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (4.81%) Solaris
9 25 (4.62%) Windows 7
10 21 (3.88%) Windows 8
11 17 (3.14%) AIX
11 17 (3.14%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.85%) Debian
12 10 (1.85%) Windows Vista
12 10 (1.85%) Android
13 9 (1.66%) Ubuntu
13 9 (1.66%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.48%) Fedora
15 4 (0.74%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (21.81%) ITIL
2 64 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 62 (11.46%) DevOps
4 45 (8.32%) Project Management
5 32 (5.91%) Software Engineering
6 28 (5.18%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (4.62%) Configuration Management
8 22 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (3.88%) Change Management
10 20 (3.70%) Validation
10 20 (3.70%) UML
11 19 (3.51%) Compatibility Testing
11 19 (3.51%) Software Distribution
12 18 (3.33%) Service Management
13 16 (2.96%) Migration
13 16 (2.96%) Business Continuity
13 16 (2.96%) Information Security
13 16 (2.96%) Capacity Management
14 15 (2.77%) Project Planning
15 14 (2.59%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 92 (17.01%) SQL
2 70 (12.94%) Perl
3 68 (12.57%) PowerShell
4 63 (11.65%) Python
5 49 (9.06%) Java
6 45 (8.32%) Bash Shell
7 44 (8.13%) C
8 38 (7.02%) C++
9 28 (5.18%) JavaScript
10 27 (4.99%) PHP
11 23 (4.25%) Shell Script
12 20 (3.70%) Ruby
12 20 (3.70%) C#
13 10 (1.85%) MATLAB
14 8 (1.48%) Korn
15 6 (1.11%) AWK
15 6 (1.11%) sed
15 6 (1.11%) Bourne shell
16 5 (0.92%) Embedded C
17 3 (0.55%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 85 (15.71%) Degree
2 80 (14.79%) Security Cleared
3 64 (11.83%) SC Cleared
4 60 (11.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (10.35%) Cisco Certification
6 42 (7.76%) CCNP
7 41 (7.58%) MCSE
8 39 (7.21%) CCNA
9 30 (5.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (4.81%) MCP
11 25 (4.62%) MCITP
12 17 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (2.77%) MCSA
14 12 (2.22%) DV Cleared
15 10 (1.85%) MCTS
15 10 (1.85%) CISSP
16 9 (1.66%) HNC
17 7 (1.29%) PhD
18 6 (1.11%) CCVP
18 6 (1.11%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.88%) SLA
2 18 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.22%) QA
4 8 (1.48%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) JTAG
System Software
1 165 (30.50%) Active Directory
2 125 (23.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (16.27%) Hyper-V
4 44 (8.13%) vSphere
5 22 (4.07%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (3.51%) VMware ESX
8 18 (3.33%) XenApp
9 16 (2.96%) Firmware
10 15 (2.77%) vCloud
11 12 (2.22%) NFS
12 8 (1.48%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.92%) UAG
14 4 (0.74%) XenServer
14 4 (0.74%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 51 (9.43%) SCCM
2 45 (8.32%) Puppet
3 27 (4.99%) Nagios
4 24 (4.44%) SCOM
5 22 (4.07%) Backup Exec
6 16 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (2.77%) SCVMM
8 14 (2.59%) HAProxy
9 13 (2.40%) Cacti
10 12 (2.22%) OpenView
11 9 (1.66%) Ganglia
12 8 (1.48%) Ansible
12 8 (1.48%) WSUS
13 6 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (1.11%) Cisco UCCX
14 5 (0.92%) Nessus
14 5 (0.92%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.74%) ZABBIX
16 3 (0.55%) Icinga
17 2 (0.37%) Opsview
Vendors
1 206 (38.08%) Microsoft
2 193 (35.67%) VMware
3 111 (20.52%) Cisco
4 63 (11.65%) HP
5 59 (10.91%) Citrix
6 53 (9.80%) Red Hat
7 50 (9.24%) Oracle
8 35 (6.47%) EMC
9 25 (4.62%) Veeam
10 22 (4.07%) NetApp
11 19 (3.51%) Juniper
11 19 (3.51%) 3PAR
12 17 (3.14%) Symantec
13 16 (2.96%) Sun
14 14 (2.59%) Nimble Storage
15 11 (2.03%) Splunk
15 11 (2.03%) Google
15 11 (2.03%) IBM
15 11 (2.03%) BMC
15 11 (2.03%) CommVault
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: 35000 - 50000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good pension, 36 days holdiday
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Hampshire
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Salary: £50k - 65k per year + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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