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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 257 192 208
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 192 285 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.87% 1.35% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.42% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 171 265 242
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,500 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -14 49 £45,000 -1.09% 7
East Sussex +5 43 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Hampshire -33 36 £31,500 -21.25% 5
Surrey -6 25 £44,000 +17.33% 6
Oxfordshire -41 14 £34,250 -14.37% 4
Buckinghamshire -9 9 £31,500 -21.73% 3
Kent -8 6 £31,500 -37.00% 1
West Sussex -20 5 £40,610 -6.64% 1
M4 Corridor - 3 £75,000 -
Middlesex -3 2 £33,000 +20.00% 1
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 212 (48.85%) Windows
2 191 (44.01%) Linux
3 132 (30.41%) VMware
4 111 (25.58%) Microsoft
5 89 (20.51%) TCP/IP
6 85 (19.59%) DNS
7 80 (18.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 72 (16.59%) UNIX
9 69 (15.90%) Active Directory
10 66 (15.21%) Cisco
11 65 (14.98%) Perl
12 63 (14.52%) MS Excel
13 58 (13.36%) Degree
14 56 (12.90%) MS Exchange
15 54 (12.44%) MySQL
15 54 (12.44%) DHCP
16 53 (12.21%) Python
17 51 (11.75%) Citrix
18 48 (11.06%) Bash Shell
19 47 (10.83%) VPN
19 47 (10.83%) Red Hat
19 47 (10.83%) SQL
20 44 (10.14%) Apache
21 43 (9.91%) Java
22 42 (9.68%) Hyper-V
22 42 (9.68%) Ruby
23 41 (9.45%) SQL Server
23 41 (9.45%) Firewall
24 39 (8.99%) C++
25 36 (8.29%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 44 (10.14%) Apache
3 35 (8.06%) IIS
4 19 (4.38%) SharePoint
5 17 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (3.69%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.84%) Lync
10 7 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.92%) nginx
12 3 (0.69%) SAS
13 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.46%) CMS
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.23%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 63 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.38%) MS Office
3 8 (1.84%) Simulink
4 2 (0.46%) CATIA
4 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.22%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (3.69%) SaaS
4 13 (3.00%) Office 365
5 5 (1.15%) ElastiCache
5 5 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (1.15%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 85 (19.59%) DNS
3 54 (12.44%) DHCP
4 47 (10.83%) VPN
5 41 (9.45%) Firewall
6 28 (6.45%) SAN
7 25 (5.76%) WAN
8 24 (5.53%) HTTP
9 22 (5.07%) SSH
9 22 (5.07%) VLAN
10 21 (4.84%) SMTP
10 21 (4.84%) VoIP
11 20 (4.61%) Internet
12 19 (4.38%) LAN
12 19 (4.38%) Wireshark
13 16 (3.69%) Ethernet
14 15 (3.46%) LDAP
14 15 (3.46%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.44%) MySQL
2 41 (9.45%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.69%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.46%) Big Data
8 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.23%) VLDB
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.23%) OLTP
9 1 (0.23%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 21 (4.84%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.69%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (3.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.53%) Rational Rhapsody
5 8 (1.84%) JIRA
6 7 (1.61%) Subversion
7 6 (1.38%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.15%) Gerrit
8 5 (1.15%) Maven
8 5 (1.15%) Ant
8 5 (1.15%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.23%) JMeter
9 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.23%) Selenium
9 1 (0.23%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.23%) dbdeploy
General
1 34 (7.83%) Telecoms
2 29 (6.68%) Electronics
3 25 (5.76%) Finance
4 22 (5.07%) Military
5 14 (3.23%) Aerospace
6 13 (3.00%) Marketing
7 7 (1.61%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.61%) Advertising
8 5 (1.15%) Games
9 4 (0.92%) Banking
10 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.69%) Back Office
10 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.46%) German Language
11 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.46%) Retail
11 2 (0.46%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.06%) Web Services
2 20 (4.61%) LAMP
3 9 (2.07%) HTML
3 9 (2.07%) .NET
4 7 (1.61%) XML
5 6 (1.38%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (1.15%) ZeroMQ
7 4 (0.92%) Ajax
7 4 (0.92%) J2EE
8 3 (0.69%) CSS
9 2 (0.46%) SOAP
10 1 (0.23%) Middleware
10 1 (0.23%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.23%) jQuery
10 1 (0.23%) Memcached
10 1 (0.23%) Spring
10 1 (0.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.53%) Open Source
2 21 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 17 (3.92%) Firmware
4 16 (3.69%) Digital Media
4 16 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.53%) CCTV
6 11 (2.53%) Physics
7 9 (2.07%) STB
8 8 (1.84%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.61%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.15%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.92%) MPEG
11 4 (0.92%) Clustering
11 4 (0.92%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.69%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.69%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.46%) DTV
13 2 (0.46%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 212 (48.85%) Windows
2 191 (44.01%) Linux
3 72 (16.59%) UNIX
4 36 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (7.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (7.14%) Debian
7 30 (6.91%) Ubuntu
8 27 (6.22%) CentOS
9 19 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (3.69%) Windows 7
11 16 (3.69%) Solaris
11 16 (3.69%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.84%) Fedora
13 5 (1.15%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.15%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.92%) SUSE
15 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.46%) Android
15 2 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (6.45%) ITIL
2 27 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (5.99%) Configuration Management
4 19 (4.38%) Software Engineering
5 18 (4.15%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (4.15%) DevOps
6 12 (2.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (2.76%) Mentoring
6 12 (2.76%) Project Management
6 12 (2.76%) Service Management
6 12 (2.76%) Validation
6 12 (2.76%) Migration
7 11 (2.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (2.53%) Service Delivery
7 11 (2.53%) UML
7 11 (2.53%) Incident Management
7 11 (2.53%) Web Development
7 11 (2.53%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (2.07%) Requirements Management
8 9 (2.07%) OO
Programming Languages
1 65 (14.98%) Perl
2 53 (12.21%) Python
3 48 (11.06%) Bash Shell
4 47 (10.83%) SQL
5 43 (9.91%) Java
6 42 (9.68%) Ruby
7 39 (8.99%) C++
8 35 (8.06%) PowerShell
8 35 (8.06%) PHP
9 34 (7.83%) C
10 25 (5.76%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.53%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.07%) JavaScript
13 8 (1.84%) C#
14 4 (0.92%) VB
15 3 (0.69%) VBScript
16 2 (0.46%) Korn
16 2 (0.46%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.46%) R
17 1 (0.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 58 (13.36%) Degree
2 36 (8.29%) Security Cleared
3 27 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (4.38%) MCSE
5 18 (4.15%) CCNA
6 17 (3.92%) MCITP
7 16 (3.69%) SC Cleared
8 14 (3.23%) RHCE
9 10 (2.30%) MCSA
10 7 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.38%) CCNP
11 6 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.15%) MCP
13 4 (0.92%) HND
13 4 (0.92%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
14 3 (0.69%) MCTS
14 3 (0.69%) HNC
15 2 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.15%) QA
2 13 (3.00%) SLA
3 4 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (18.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (15.90%) Active Directory
3 42 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.84%) vSphere
4 21 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (3.92%) VMware ESX
6 14 (3.23%) Postfix
7 13 (3.00%) XenApp
8 8 (1.84%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.15%) NFS
9 5 (1.15%) KVM
10 4 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.92%) XenServer
10 4 (0.92%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.69%) Samba
11 3 (0.69%) vCloud
12 2 (0.46%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.23%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 26 (5.99%) Puppet
2 20 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.30%) WSUS
3 10 (2.30%) Nagios
4 9 (2.07%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.07%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.84%) SCCM
6 6 (1.38%) Cacti
6 6 (1.38%) Munin
7 5 (1.15%) Ganglia
7 5 (1.15%) collectd
7 5 (1.15%) StatsD
7 5 (1.15%) Ansible
7 5 (1.15%) logstash
7 5 (1.15%) Salt
7 5 (1.15%) Graylog2
8 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.69%) Netcool
9 3 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 132 (30.41%) VMware
2 111 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 66 (15.21%) Cisco
4 51 (11.75%) Citrix
5 47 (10.83%) Red Hat
6 26 (5.99%) HP
7 19 (4.38%) Oracle
8 16 (3.69%) EMC
9 14 (3.23%) NetApp
10 12 (2.76%) Polycom
11 11 (2.53%) Symantec
11 11 (2.53%) Juniper
11 11 (2.53%) JBoss
11 11 (2.53%) IBM
12 10 (2.30%) Dell
13 8 (1.84%) Sun
14 7 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.61%) F5
15 6 (1.38%) Kaseya
15 6 (1.38%) Blue Coat
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + OT + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 per annum + OT + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Argyll Scott
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago