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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Engineer
Rank 233 204 196
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 231 277 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 1.24% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.30% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 183 244 249
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
19860 21236 20530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16040 16850 17122
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,889 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +3 61 £41,500 +22.96% 10
Berkshire -3 51 £50,000 +17.64% 11
Oxfordshire +10 32 £36,250 -9.37% 7
Surrey -8 31 £38,500 -3.75% 8
Kent +32 16 £34,500 -2.12%
East Sussex -8 16 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Middlesex -11 10 £50,000 +20.48%
West Sussex -17 4 - - 1
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 215 (45.55%) Windows
2 197 (41.74%) Linux
3 165 (34.96%) Microsoft
4 164 (34.75%) VMware
5 123 (26.06%) TCP/IP
6 108 (22.88%) Active Directory
7 104 (22.03%) SAN
8 100 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 97 (20.55%) Cisco
10 95 (20.13%) Degree
11 87 (18.43%) Firewall
12 83 (17.58%) MS Excel
12 83 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 81 (17.16%) DNS
14 77 (16.31%) Security Cleared
15 76 (16.10%) Perl
16 72 (15.25%) SQL Server
17 69 (14.62%) UNIX
18 68 (14.41%) ITIL
19 66 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
20 65 (13.77%) SQL
21 64 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
22 63 (13.35%) Hyper-V
22 63 (13.35%) Windows Server 2012
23 62 (13.14%) SC Cleared
24 61 (12.92%) DHCP
25 60 (12.71%) MySQL
25 60 (12.71%) Python
26 58 (12.29%) Java
27 57 (12.08%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 50 (10.59%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.20%) IIS
3 33 (6.99%) Apache
4 31 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (4.03%) Lync
7 17 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (2.75%) Tomcat
10 12 (2.54%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.69%) nginx
13 6 (1.27%) GlassFish
13 6 (1.27%) JBoss
13 6 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (1.06%) WebSphere
14 5 (1.06%) IBM Notes
14 5 (1.06%) TPMS
15 4 (0.85%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 83 (17.58%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.20%) MS Office
3 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.64%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.64%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.42%) assyst
3 2 (0.42%) Maximo
4 1 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.63%) SaaS
2 23 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.97%) Office 365
5 11 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (2.12%) PaaS
7 4 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.64%) IaaS
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 123 (26.06%) TCP/IP
2 104 (22.03%) SAN
3 87 (18.43%) Firewall
4 81 (17.16%) DNS
5 61 (12.92%) DHCP
6 57 (12.08%) VPN
7 41 (8.69%) VoIP
8 38 (8.05%) WAN
9 31 (6.57%) NAS
10 28 (5.93%) VLAN
11 26 (5.51%) Wireless
12 24 (5.08%) LAN
13 23 (4.87%) SSL
14 20 (4.24%) SMTP
15 18 (3.81%) LDAP
15 18 (3.81%) HTTP
15 18 (3.81%) Internet
16 15 (3.18%) IPsec
17 14 (2.97%) IMAP
17 14 (2.97%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 60 (12.71%) MySQL
3 12 (2.54%) DB2
4 10 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.85%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.64%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.42%) Redis
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.42%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (5.30%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (1.91%) Subversion
3 8 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.48%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.06%) JIRA
7 4 (0.85%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.85%) GNU Toolchain
8 3 (0.64%) RSpec
8 3 (0.64%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.64%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.21%) Selenium
10 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.21%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.21%) dbdeploy
General
1 51 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 33 (6.99%) Finance
3 12 (2.54%) Legal
4 9 (1.91%) Electronics
5 8 (1.69%) Retail
6 7 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.27%) Automotive
7 6 (1.27%) Banking
8 5 (1.06%) German Language
8 5 (1.06%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.64%) Back Office
9 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.64%) Avionics
10 2 (0.42%) Marketing
10 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.42%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Military
11 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.03%) .NET
1 19 (4.03%) Web Services
2 15 (3.18%) LAMP
3 14 (2.97%) JSP
4 13 (2.75%) XML
5 12 (2.54%) MAPI
5 12 (2.54%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (2.33%) Software Packaging
7 8 (1.69%) HTML
8 6 (1.27%) Regular Expression
9 5 (1.06%) CSS
10 4 (0.85%) POSIX
10 4 (0.85%) Sensu
11 3 (0.64%) OAuth
11 3 (0.64%) J2EE
11 3 (0.64%) Ajax
11 3 (0.64%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.42%) Middleware
13 1 (0.21%) Java SE
13 1 (0.21%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.72%) Clustering
3 26 (5.51%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.45%) Open Source
5 19 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 19 (4.03%) Replication
6 15 (3.18%) Blackberry
7 14 (2.97%) PKI
8 12 (2.54%) iPhone
8 12 (2.54%) PDA
9 11 (2.33%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.27%) EqualLogic
10 6 (1.27%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.27%) User Experience
11 5 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.85%) Physics
12 4 (0.85%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.85%) Derivative
13 3 (0.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 215 (45.55%) Windows
2 197 (41.74%) Linux
3 83 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (14.62%) UNIX
5 63 (13.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (8.90%) CentOS
9 23 (4.87%) Windows 7
10 19 (4.03%) Windows XP
11 16 (3.39%) Windows 8
12 14 (2.97%) Android
13 12 (2.54%) Windows Vista
14 11 (2.33%) Debian
15 9 (1.91%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (1.69%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.69%) AIX
17 6 (1.27%) Solaris
17 6 (1.27%) Windows 2000
17 6 (1.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.41%) ITIL
2 48 (10.17%) DevOps
3 38 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 36 (7.63%) Project Management
5 25 (5.30%) Service Delivery
6 23 (4.87%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (4.66%) Validation
8 20 (4.24%) Software Engineering
9 19 (4.03%) Change Management
10 18 (3.81%) Configuration Management
10 18 (3.81%) Software Testing
11 16 (3.39%) Load Balancing
12 14 (2.97%) Mentoring
12 14 (2.97%) Performance Analysis
13 13 (2.75%) OO
14 12 (2.54%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (2.54%) Network Management
15 11 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (2.33%) Software Distribution
15 11 (2.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 76 (16.10%) Perl
2 65 (13.77%) SQL
3 60 (12.71%) Python
4 58 (12.29%) Java
5 55 (11.65%) Bash Shell
6 34 (7.20%) PowerShell
6 34 (7.20%) C
7 32 (6.78%) PHP
8 31 (6.57%) Shell Script
9 29 (6.14%) C++
10 23 (4.87%) JavaScript
11 16 (3.39%) C#
12 11 (2.33%) Ruby
13 6 (1.27%) AWK
13 6 (1.27%) JCL
13 6 (1.27%) sed
14 5 (1.06%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.64%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.64%) Korn
16 2 (0.42%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 95 (20.13%) Degree
2 77 (16.31%) Security Cleared
3 66 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
5 62 (13.14%) SC Cleared
6 56 (11.86%) MCSE
7 40 (8.47%) CCNA
8 34 (7.20%) CCNP
9 27 (5.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (4.24%) DV Cleared
11 13 (2.75%) MCITP
12 12 (2.54%) MCP
13 11 (2.33%) MCSA
14 9 (1.91%) RHCSA
15 7 (1.48%) CCDA
15 7 (1.48%) RHCE
15 7 (1.48%) MCTS
15 7 (1.48%) Chartered Engineer
16 6 (1.27%) ISTQB
17 4 (0.85%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.08%) SLA
2 14 (2.97%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.54%) QA
4 11 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.48%) DO-178B
5 7 (1.48%) DO-254
6 5 (1.06%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.21%) BS25999
System Software
1 108 (22.88%) Active Directory
2 100 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (13.35%) Hyper-V
4 31 (6.57%) vSphere
5 16 (3.39%) Firmware
6 13 (2.75%) XenApp
7 12 (2.54%) VMware ESX
7 12 (2.54%) vCloud
8 11 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (1.48%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.06%) ISA Server
11 5 (1.06%) NFS
12 4 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.85%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.85%) KVM
13 3 (0.64%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 2 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 39 (8.26%) Puppet
2 23 (4.87%) Backup Exec
3 20 (4.24%) SCCM
4 19 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (3.81%) Nagios
6 10 (2.12%) Cacti
7 9 (1.91%) NetBackup
8 8 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.69%) WSUS
9 7 (1.48%) OpenView
10 6 (1.27%) SCOM
11 5 (1.06%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.85%) Ganglia
12 4 (0.85%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.64%) Plesk
13 3 (0.64%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.64%) SCSM
13 3 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 165 (34.96%) Microsoft
2 164 (34.75%) VMware
3 97 (20.55%) Cisco
4 50 (10.59%) Red Hat
5 47 (9.96%) HP
5 47 (9.96%) Citrix
6 45 (9.53%) Oracle
7 22 (4.66%) Juniper
7 22 (4.66%) NetApp
8 16 (3.39%) Symantec
8 16 (3.39%) Veeam
9 13 (2.75%) 3PAR
9 13 (2.75%) EMC
9 13 (2.75%) IBM
10 12 (2.54%) Apple
10 12 (2.54%) Draytek
11 11 (2.33%) Splunk
11 11 (2.33%) CommVault
12 10 (2.12%) McAfee
13 7 (1.48%) Cognizant
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + on-call, OT, bens, parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On Call
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £55000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago