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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Engineer
Rank 217 214 259
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 253 293 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.38% 1.39% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.43% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 218 260 192
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
17793 20422 22303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.10% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15163 16650 18011
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Berkshire +62 100 £55,000 +12.82% 3
Oxfordshire -12 37 £35,000 -10.25% 5
Hampshire -42 30 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Surrey +31 25 £52,500 +36.36% 7
East Sussex +2 23 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Sussex +3 21 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 10 £42,000 -6.66%
Kent -2 7 £27,500 -21.42%
Systems Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 251 (51.02%) Linux
2 210 (42.68%) VMware
3 162 (32.93%) Windows
4 144 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 105 (21.34%) Microsoft
6 101 (20.53%) Windows Server
7 96 (19.51%) Unix
8 93 (18.90%) Python
9 87 (17.68%) Active Directory
10 85 (17.28%) Cisco
11 84 (17.07%) DNS
12 81 (16.46%) Firewall
13 74 (15.04%) Puppet
14 69 (14.02%) Red Hat
14 69 (14.02%) ITIL
15 66 (13.41%) vSphere
15 66 (13.41%) Data Centre
16 57 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
17 56 (11.38%) DevOps
17 56 (11.38%) SAN
18 54 (10.98%) MySQL
19 53 (10.77%) DHCP
20 52 (10.57%) Perl
21 51 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
21 51 (10.37%) Finance
22 50 (10.16%) MS Exchange
22 50 (10.16%) CentOS
23 49 (9.96%) Degree
24 47 (9.55%) WAN
25 46 (9.35%) TCP/IP

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 50 (10.16%) MS Exchange
2 34 (6.91%) Apache
3 24 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.46%) nginx
5 16 (3.25%) IIS
6 9 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.22%) Drupal
8 6 (1.22%) Eucalyptus
9 5 (1.02%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.81%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.41%) Confluence
11 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.41%) JBoss
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.08%) MS Office
3 7 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.22%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 5 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.50%) Office 365
3 31 (6.30%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (4.88%) Amazon S3
5 21 (4.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 21 (4.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 17 (3.46%) SaaS
7 8 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.81%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.61%) Amazon Glacier
10 3 (0.61%) PaaS
11 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 84 (17.07%) DNS
2 81 (16.46%) Firewall
3 56 (11.38%) SAN
4 53 (10.77%) DHCP
5 47 (9.55%) WAN
6 46 (9.35%) TCP/IP
7 43 (8.74%) Network Security
8 42 (8.54%) LAN
9 34 (6.91%) VPN
10 27 (5.49%) LDAP
11 26 (5.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (3.66%) VoIP
13 17 (3.46%) SSL
14 16 (3.25%) HTTP
15 15 (3.05%) MPLS
15 15 (3.05%) NAS
16 13 (2.64%) FTP
16 13 (2.64%) Internet
16 13 (2.64%) Intrusion Detection
17 10 (2.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.98%) MySQL
2 40 (8.13%) SQL Server
3 24 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.81%) Big Data
5 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.41%) Aerospike
7 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.41%) Redis
8 1 (0.20%) DB2
8 1 (0.20%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (6.10%) Jenkins
2 27 (5.49%) Git (software)
3 23 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (4.47%) Vagrant
5 21 (4.27%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.44%) JIRA
7 10 (2.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (1.22%) Subversion
10 2 (0.41%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.41%) CMake
10 2 (0.41%) GCC
10 2 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.20%) Ant
11 1 (0.20%) Dreamweaver
General
1 51 (10.37%) Finance
2 15 (3.05%) Aerospace
3 14 (2.85%) Electronics
3 14 (2.85%) Manufacturing
3 14 (2.85%) Marketing
4 13 (2.64%) Games
5 11 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.63%) Advertising
6 8 (1.63%) Back Office
7 6 (1.22%) French Language
8 5 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.81%) Billing
10 3 (0.61%) Avionics
10 3 (0.61%) Retail
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.50%) LAMP
2 28 (5.69%) Web Services
3 14 (2.85%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (1.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (1.42%) OpenCL
4 7 (1.42%) STL
5 6 (1.22%) Sensu
6 4 (0.81%) JSON
6 4 (0.81%) SOAP
7 3 (0.61%) HTML
7 3 (0.61%) Middleware
7 3 (0.61%) OpenCV
8 2 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.41%) CSS
8 2 (0.41%) JAAS
8 2 (0.41%) Java EE
8 2 (0.41%) JMS
8 2 (0.41%) JMX
8 2 (0.41%) JNDI
8 2 (0.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 35 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.88%) EMC VNX
5 16 (3.25%) Driving Licence
6 14 (2.85%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.85%) NHS
7 11 (2.24%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.83%) Clustering
8 9 (1.83%) Replication
9 7 (1.42%) iPad
10 6 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (1.02%) Derivative
11 5 (1.02%) e-Learning
11 5 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.02%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.81%) EqualLogic
12 4 (0.81%) User Experience
13 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 251 (51.02%) Linux
2 162 (32.93%) Windows
3 101 (20.53%) Windows Server
4 96 (19.51%) Unix
5 50 (10.16%) CentOS
6 44 (8.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (3.86%) Ubuntu
10 17 (3.46%) Windows 10
11 14 (2.85%) Mac OS X
11 14 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (1.83%) Windows 7
13 8 (1.63%) Fedora
14 6 (1.22%) Debian
15 5 (1.02%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.81%) AIX
16 4 (0.81%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.41%) HPUX
17 2 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (14.02%) ITIL
2 56 (11.38%) DevOps
3 41 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (7.52%) Service Delivery
5 35 (7.11%) High Availability
6 31 (6.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (6.30%) Virtual Environments
7 29 (5.89%) Presales
7 29 (5.89%) Service Management
8 27 (5.49%) Data Management
9 25 (5.08%) Validation
10 23 (4.67%) Integration Testing
10 23 (4.67%) Requirements Analysis
11 22 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (4.47%) UML
12 21 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (4.27%) Infrastructure Management
13 20 (4.07%) Open Source
13 20 (4.07%) PDM
13 20 (4.07%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 93 (18.90%) Python
2 52 (10.57%) Perl
3 46 (9.35%) Ruby
4 45 (9.15%) SQL
5 41 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 35 (7.11%) PowerShell
7 34 (6.91%) Java
8 29 (5.89%) PHP
9 26 (5.28%) C
10 23 (4.67%) C++
11 9 (1.83%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.61%) R
13 2 (0.41%) Go
13 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.20%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.20%) C#
14 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (9.96%) Degree
3 37 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 36 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 34 (6.91%) CCNA
6 32 (6.50%) CCNP
7 28 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (5.49%) SC Cleared
9 19 (3.86%) MCSE
9 19 (3.86%) RHCSA
10 18 (3.66%) RHCE
11 9 (1.83%) MCITP
11 9 (1.83%) MCP
12 8 (1.63%) MCSA
13 6 (1.22%) HNC
14 5 (1.02%) CEH
14 5 (1.02%) HND
15 4 (0.81%) CISSP
15 4 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.81%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.07%) QA
2 18 (3.66%) SLA
3 10 (2.03%) ARP4761
3 10 (2.03%) DO-254
4 4 (0.81%) HIPAA
4 4 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.41%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.20%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 144 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (17.68%) Active Directory
3 66 (13.41%) vSphere
4 40 (8.13%) Hyper-V
5 35 (7.11%) Docker
6 33 (6.71%) Firmware
7 21 (4.27%) VirtualBox
8 18 (3.66%) VMware ESX
8 18 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (3.46%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (1.83%) NFS
10 9 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (1.83%) XenApp
11 7 (1.42%) Postfix
11 7 (1.42%) Squid
11 7 (1.42%) Varnish
12 6 (1.22%) GlusterFS
12 6 (1.22%) Sendmail
13 4 (0.81%) Snort
13 4 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 74 (15.04%) Puppet
2 57 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (6.71%) Ansible
4 21 (4.27%) Salt
5 19 (3.86%) Nagios
6 16 (3.25%) SCCM
7 10 (2.03%) WSUS
8 7 (1.42%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.22%) Cacti
9 6 (1.22%) Ganglia
9 6 (1.22%) OpenView
9 6 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (1.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (1.02%) vMotion
11 4 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.81%) Kibana
11 4 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (0.81%) WMI
12 3 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 210 (42.68%) VMware
2 105 (21.34%) Microsoft
3 85 (17.28%) Cisco
4 69 (14.02%) Red Hat
5 33 (6.71%) EMC
6 28 (5.69%) Citrix
7 23 (4.67%) HP
8 14 (2.85%) NetApp
9 12 (2.44%) Intel
10 10 (2.03%) SAP
11 9 (1.83%) CommVault
11 9 (1.83%) SonicWALL
11 9 (1.83%) Veeam
12 8 (1.63%) Apple
12 8 (1.63%) BMC
13 7 (1.42%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.42%) Dell
13 7 (1.42%) IBM
13 7 (1.42%) Oracle
13 7 (1.42%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £70,000 per annum 20% Bonus, Car, Healthcare, Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 1 hour ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
University for the Creative Arts
Salary: £28,982 - 32,600 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £48000 - £59000 per annum + full bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Glyndebourne Productions
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 -45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Oho Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, pension
Posted: 26 days ago