The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 249 182 211
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 213 314 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 1.40% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.48% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 181 285 210
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21563 21244 21925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.77% 95.03% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17434 17593 18710
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Systems Engineer
England

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 9 July 2014.

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 9 July 2014. 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
Berkshire +1 73 £41,750 +4.37% 4
Surrey -14 36 £49,500 +33.78% 2
Hampshire -19 35 £31,349 -21.62% 9
East Sussex -6 30 £35,000 -6.66% 4
West Sussex +4 18 £40,305 -7.34% 1
Oxfordshire -40 13 £42,500 - 2
Middlesex +3 7 £41,500 +10.66%
Buckinghamshire -33 4 £24,000 -31.42% 3
Kent -22 2 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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.

1 246 (47.77%) Windows
2 194 (37.67%) Linux
3 143 (27.77%) VMware
4 123 (23.88%) Microsoft
5 98 (19.03%) Degree
6 88 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 81 (15.73%) Active Directory
7 81 (15.73%) MS Excel
8 80 (15.53%) TCP/IP
9 79 (15.34%) SQL
10 76 (14.76%) Cisco
11 75 (14.56%) DNS
12 73 (14.17%) SQL Server
13 68 (13.20%) Perl
14 66 (12.82%) UNIX
15 64 (12.43%) MySQL
16 61 (11.84%) MS Exchange
17 60 (11.65%) Red Hat
18 59 (11.46%) Firewall
19 57 (11.07%) Hyper-V
20 56 (10.87%) Citrix
20 56 (10.87%) Python
21 55 (10.68%) Electronics
22 54 (10.49%) Apache
22 54 (10.49%) Windows Server 2008
23 53 (10.29%) DHCP
24 52 (10.10%) Security Cleared
25 47 (9.13%) VPN
26 46 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
27 45 (8.74%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, 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 61 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 54 (10.49%) Apache
3 43 (8.35%) IIS
4 29 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (4.27%) SharePoint
6 21 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (3.69%) Lync
8 18 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (3.30%) Tomcat
10 16 (3.11%) Drupal
11 13 (2.52%) nginx
12 11 (2.14%) SAS
13 10 (1.94%) CMS
14 9 (1.75%) Alfresco
14 9 (1.75%) WordPress
15 5 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.78%) Eucalyptus
16 4 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 81 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.27%) MS Office
3 17 (3.30%) Simulink
4 4 (0.78%) CATIA
5 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.36%) SalesLogix
1 7 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.47%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (3.50%) SaaS
4 14 (2.72%) Office 365
5 4 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.58%) PaaS
6 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.39%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (15.53%) TCP/IP
2 75 (14.56%) DNS
3 59 (11.46%) Firewall
4 53 (10.29%) DHCP
5 47 (9.13%) VPN
6 40 (7.77%) WAN
7 36 (6.99%) LAN
8 34 (6.60%) SAN
9 31 (6.02%) Internet
10 19 (3.69%) VoIP
10 19 (3.69%) HTTP
11 18 (3.50%) OSPF
11 18 (3.50%) BGP
12 16 (3.11%) Ethernet
13 15 (2.91%) SSH
13 15 (2.91%) iSCSI
14 13 (2.52%) FTP
14 13 (2.52%) SMTP
14 13 (2.52%) SNMP
14 13 (2.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 64 (12.43%) MySQL
3 17 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.39%) DataStage
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.19%) Big Data
9 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.19%) Redis
9 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 31 (6.02%) Rational DOORS
2 26 (5.05%) Rational Rhapsody
3 18 (3.50%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.75%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.55%) JIRA
6 8 (1.55%) Subversion
6 8 (1.55%) Maven
6 8 (1.55%) InstallShield
6 8 (1.55%) Ant
6 8 (1.55%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.39%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.39%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.19%) ProC
8 1 (0.19%) JMeter
8 1 (0.19%) Selenium
General
1 55 (10.68%) Electronics
2 41 (7.96%) Military
3 33 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.66%) Finance
5 21 (4.08%) Aerospace
6 12 (2.33%) Marketing
7 8 (1.55%) Games
8 6 (1.17%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.78%) Retail
10 3 (0.58%) German Language
11 2 (0.39%) French Language
11 2 (0.39%) Billing
11 2 (0.39%) Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (7.38%) Web Services
2 16 (3.11%) .NET
3 15 (2.91%) LAMP
4 5 (0.97%) COM
4 5 (0.97%) HTML
4 5 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (0.78%) Sensu
6 3 (0.58%) ZeroMQ
6 3 (0.58%) XML
6 3 (0.58%) CSS
6 3 (0.58%) Spring
7 2 (0.39%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.39%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.39%) Ajax
7 2 (0.39%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.39%) J2EE
7 2 (0.39%) POSIX
7 2 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.19%) PostGIS
8 1 (0.19%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.44%) Physics
2 21 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 20 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.69%) Open Source
5 16 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.72%) CCTV
6 14 (2.72%) Firmware
7 13 (2.52%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.94%) Clustering
9 9 (1.75%) STB
10 8 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.36%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.36%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.17%) EFT
13 5 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
14 4 (0.78%) Social Media
14 4 (0.78%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.58%) Thin Client
15 3 (0.58%) Blackberry
15 3 (0.58%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 246 (47.77%) Windows
2 194 (37.67%) Linux
3 66 (12.82%) UNIX
4 54 (10.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (7.18%) CentOS
7 27 (5.24%) Windows 7
8 25 (4.85%) Ubuntu
9 24 (4.66%) Debian
9 24 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (4.27%) Windows 8
11 19 (3.69%) Windows XP
12 17 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (2.52%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.55%) Solaris
15 4 (0.78%) Fedora
16 3 (0.58%) VMS
17 2 (0.39%) AIX
18 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
18 1 (0.19%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (6.99%) Software Engineering
1 36 (6.99%) Configuration Management
2 27 (5.24%) ITIL
3 23 (4.47%) Migration
3 23 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
4 21 (4.08%) UML
5 18 (3.50%) DevOps
6 17 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (3.11%) Problem Management
7 16 (3.11%) Requirements Management
7 16 (3.11%) Project Management
8 15 (2.91%) CRM
8 15 (2.91%) V-Model
9 14 (2.72%) Requirements Analysis
9 14 (2.72%) Signal Processing
10 13 (2.52%) Validation
10 13 (2.52%) Programme Management
11 12 (2.33%) Project Planning
12 11 (2.14%) High Availability
13 10 (1.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 79 (15.34%) SQL
2 68 (13.20%) Perl
3 56 (10.87%) Python
4 43 (8.35%) C++
5 42 (8.16%) Bash Shell
6 40 (7.77%) Java
7 33 (6.41%) Ruby
8 31 (6.02%) C
9 30 (5.83%) PHP
10 27 (5.24%) MATLAB
11 23 (4.47%) PowerShell
12 21 (4.08%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.75%) C#
14 7 (1.36%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.78%) VC++
16 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.58%) VBScript
16 3 (0.58%) VB
17 2 (0.39%) R
18 1 (0.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 98 (19.03%) Degree
2 52 (10.10%) Security Cleared
3 33 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (3.69%) RHCE
5 19 (3.69%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.50%) MCSE
7 17 (3.30%) CCNA
8 16 (3.11%) MCITP
9 7 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.17%) HND
10 6 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.97%) MCSA
11 5 (0.97%) HP ASE
12 4 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (0.78%) MCTS
12 4 (0.78%) MCP
12 4 (0.78%) CCNP
12 4 (0.78%) VCP5
13 3 (0.58%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.05%) QA
2 13 (2.52%) SLA
3 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.19%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 88 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (15.73%) Active Directory
3 57 (11.07%) Hyper-V
4 32 (6.21%) vSphere
5 29 (5.63%) XenApp
6 28 (5.44%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (4.85%) Terminal Services
8 23 (4.47%) VMware ESX
9 12 (2.33%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.17%) XenServer
11 6 (1.17%) KVM
12 5 (0.97%) NFS
13 4 (0.78%) Postfix
13 4 (0.78%) Varnish
14 2 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.39%) vCloud
15 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.19%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 26 (5.05%) Puppet
2 23 (4.47%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (4.47%) Nagios
3 18 (3.50%) SCCM
4 16 (3.11%) WSUS
5 11 (2.14%) Backup Exec
6 9 (1.75%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.75%) Plesk
7 7 (1.36%) Cacti
7 7 (1.36%) Ganglia
8 5 (0.97%) Opsview
9 4 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.78%) OpenView
9 4 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.58%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.58%) Munin
10 3 (0.58%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.58%) SCOM
11 2 (0.39%) YUM
11 2 (0.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 143 (27.77%) VMware
2 123 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 76 (14.76%) Cisco
4 60 (11.65%) Red Hat
5 56 (10.87%) Citrix
6 45 (8.74%) HP
7 27 (5.24%) IBM
8 21 (4.08%) NetApp
9 20 (3.88%) Oracle
10 17 (3.30%) Dell
10 17 (3.30%) EMC
11 16 (3.11%) Symantec
12 12 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (2.33%) JBoss
13 10 (1.94%) Fujitsu
14 9 (1.75%) Apple
15 8 (1.55%) Perforce
15 8 (1.55%) Juniper
16 6 (1.17%) Kaseya
17 5 (0.97%) BMC
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum up to £55,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + pension, flexitime, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, 25days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday, bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Littlehampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension & Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago