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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 246 183 210
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 204 319 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 1.45% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.52% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 172 292 227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-0.65% +5.55%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21506 20964 22168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.87% 95.02% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17227 17288 18941
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 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 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 28 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 +7 67 £42,000 +5.00% 6
Surrey -24 38 £45,000 +19.99% 2
East Sussex 0 37 £35,000 - 2
Hampshire -18 28 £31,000 -22.50% 8
West Sussex -12 15 £40,610 -6.64%
Oxfordshire -36 14 £37,625 -8.23%
Buckinghamshire -34 5 £24,500 -30.00% 4
Middlesex -1 1 £33,000 -12.00%
Kent -27 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 223 (46.07%) Windows
2 185 (38.22%) Linux
3 130 (26.86%) VMware
4 116 (23.97%) Microsoft
5 87 (17.98%) TCP/IP
6 85 (17.56%) Degree
7 79 (16.32%) DNS
8 78 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 76 (15.70%) MS Excel
10 71 (14.67%) Active Directory
11 67 (13.84%) Cisco
12 65 (13.43%) UNIX
12 65 (13.43%) SQL
13 63 (13.02%) Perl
14 62 (12.81%) MySQL
15 58 (11.98%) SQL Server
16 57 (11.78%) MS Exchange
17 54 (11.16%) Python
18 53 (10.95%) DHCP
18 53 (10.95%) Citrix
19 51 (10.54%) Hyper-V
20 50 (10.33%) Electronics
21 49 (10.12%) Red Hat
22 48 (9.92%) Apache
22 48 (9.92%) Security Cleared
23 47 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
23 47 (9.71%) Firewall
24 46 (9.50%) Bash Shell
25 45 (9.30%) C++
26 43 (8.88%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 57 (11.78%) MS Exchange
2 48 (9.92%) Apache
3 40 (8.26%) IIS
4 23 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (4.34%) SharePoint
6 18 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (3.31%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (2.89%) Lync
9 11 (2.27%) Drupal
10 8 (1.65%) nginx
10 8 (1.65%) SAS
11 5 (1.03%) CMS
12 4 (0.83%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.83%) WordPress
12 4 (0.83%) Eucalyptus
13 3 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 76 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.34%) MS Office
3 15 (3.10%) Simulink
4 4 (0.83%) CATIA
5 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.45%) SalesLogix
2 5 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.58%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (3.93%) SaaS
4 14 (2.89%) Office 365
5 4 (0.83%) ElastiCache
5 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.83%) PaaS
6 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (17.98%) TCP/IP
2 79 (16.32%) DNS
3 53 (10.95%) DHCP
4 47 (9.71%) Firewall
5 43 (8.88%) VPN
6 33 (6.82%) WAN
7 32 (6.61%) SAN
8 28 (5.79%) Internet
9 26 (5.37%) LAN
10 21 (4.34%) VoIP
11 19 (3.93%) HTTP
11 19 (3.93%) SSH
12 17 (3.51%) VLAN
13 16 (3.31%) Ethernet
14 15 (3.10%) OSPF
14 15 (3.10%) BGP
14 15 (3.10%) SMTP
15 13 (2.69%) FTP
15 13 (2.69%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (2.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.81%) MySQL
2 58 (11.98%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.41%) DataStage
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.21%) Redis
9 1 (0.21%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 30 (6.20%) Rational DOORS
2 24 (4.96%) Rational Rhapsody
3 21 (4.34%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.48%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.65%) JIRA
5 8 (1.65%) Subversion
5 8 (1.65%) Maven
5 8 (1.65%) Gerrit
5 8 (1.65%) InstallShield
5 8 (1.65%) Ant
6 7 (1.45%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.03%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.41%) GNU Toolchain
10 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.21%) ProC
10 1 (0.21%) JMeter
10 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.21%) Selenium
10 1 (0.21%) dbdeploy
General
1 50 (10.33%) Electronics
2 38 (7.85%) Military
3 32 (6.61%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.34%) Finance
5 20 (4.13%) Aerospace
6 13 (2.69%) Marketing
7 7 (1.45%) Games
7 7 (1.45%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.62%) Back Office
9 2 (0.41%) German Language
9 2 (0.41%) Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Retail
9 2 (0.41%) Billing
9 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Avionics
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.26%) Web Services
2 21 (4.34%) LAMP
3 16 (3.31%) .NET
4 7 (1.45%) HTML
5 6 (1.24%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (0.83%) Sensu
7 4 (0.83%) ZeroMQ
7 4 (0.83%) Ajax
7 4 (0.83%) XML
7 4 (0.83%) CSS
8 3 (0.62%) Spring
9 2 (0.41%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.41%) POSIX
9 2 (0.41%) J2EE
9 2 (0.41%) COM
10 1 (0.21%) JDBC
10 1 (0.21%) SOAP
10 1 (0.21%) Swing
10 1 (0.21%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.37%) Physics
2 21 (4.34%) Mathematics
3 20 (4.13%) Open Source
4 18 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 16 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.10%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.89%) CCTV
7 14 (2.89%) Firmware
8 10 (2.07%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.86%) STB
10 5 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.83%) Social Media
11 4 (0.83%) Clustering
12 3 (0.62%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.62%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.41%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.41%) SCADA
13 2 (0.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 223 (46.07%) Windows
2 185 (38.22%) Linux
3 65 (13.43%) UNIX
4 47 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (6.20%) CentOS
7 23 (4.75%) Debian
8 22 (4.55%) Ubuntu
9 20 (4.13%) Windows 7
10 19 (3.93%) Windows 8
10 19 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (3.10%) Windows XP
13 10 (2.07%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.65%) Solaris
15 4 (0.83%) Fedora
16 3 (0.62%) VMS
17 2 (0.41%) AIX
18 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
18 1 (0.21%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (7.44%) Configuration Management
2 34 (7.02%) Software Engineering
3 23 (4.75%) ITIL
4 21 (4.34%) UML
4 21 (4.34%) Capacity Planning
4 21 (4.34%) DevOps
5 18 (3.72%) Migration
6 14 (2.89%) Requirements Management
6 14 (2.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (2.89%) Project Management
6 14 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (2.69%) CRM
7 13 (2.69%) V-Model
8 12 (2.48%) Signal Processing
8 12 (2.48%) Validation
8 12 (2.48%) Programme Management
9 10 (2.07%) Problem Management
9 10 (2.07%) Project Planning
9 10 (2.07%) OO
10 9 (1.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (13.43%) SQL
2 63 (13.02%) Perl
3 54 (11.16%) Python
4 46 (9.50%) Bash Shell
5 45 (9.30%) C++
6 42 (8.68%) Java
7 36 (7.44%) Ruby
8 30 (6.20%) PHP
9 29 (5.99%) C
10 25 (5.17%) MATLAB
10 25 (5.17%) PowerShell
11 21 (4.34%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.07%) C#
13 9 (1.86%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.62%) VBScript
14 3 (0.62%) VB
14 3 (0.62%) VC++
15 2 (0.41%) R
16 1 (0.21%) Lua
Qualifications
1 85 (17.56%) Degree
2 48 (9.92%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (3.72%) MCSE
6 17 (3.51%) RHCE
7 16 (3.31%) SC Cleared
7 16 (3.31%) MCITP
8 15 (3.10%) CCNA
9 8 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.65%) MCSA
10 6 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.83%) MCP
12 3 (0.62%) HND
12 3 (0.62%) CCNP
12 3 (0.62%) CCA
12 3 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.62%) Chartered Engineer
12 3 (0.62%) MCTS
12 3 (0.62%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.17%) QA
2 6 (1.24%) SLA
3 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (14.67%) Active Directory
3 51 (10.54%) Hyper-V
4 26 (5.37%) vSphere
5 25 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (5.17%) XenApp
6 20 (4.13%) VMware ESX
7 19 (3.93%) Terminal Services
8 9 (1.86%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.65%) Postfix
10 4 (0.83%) KVM
10 4 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.83%) Varnish
10 4 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.83%) NFS
11 3 (0.62%) XenServer
11 3 (0.62%) vCloud
12 2 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.41%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 30 (6.20%) Puppet
2 25 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (3.72%) Nagios
4 13 (2.69%) SCCM
4 13 (2.69%) WSUS
5 9 (1.86%) Backup Exec
5 9 (1.86%) Cacti
6 8 (1.65%) Ganglia
7 6 (1.24%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.03%) Munin
8 5 (1.03%) Opsview
9 4 (0.83%) logstash
9 4 (0.83%) collectd
9 4 (0.83%) StatsD
9 4 (0.83%) Ansible
9 4 (0.83%) Salt
9 4 (0.83%) Graylog2
9 4 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.83%) Plesk
9 4 (0.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 130 (26.86%) VMware
2 116 (23.97%) Microsoft
3 67 (13.84%) Cisco
4 53 (10.95%) Citrix
5 49 (10.12%) Red Hat
6 32 (6.61%) HP
7 26 (5.37%) IBM
8 18 (3.72%) NetApp
8 18 (3.72%) Oracle
9 17 (3.51%) EMC
10 14 (2.89%) Dell
11 13 (2.69%) Symantec
12 12 (2.48%) JBoss
13 10 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.86%) Polycom
15 8 (1.65%) Perforce
15 8 (1.65%) Juniper
16 7 (1.45%) Apple
16 7 (1.45%) Fujitsu
17 6 (1.24%) Kaseya
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £35500 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28 - £35 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + pension, flexitime, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday, bonus
Posted: 27 days ago