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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Engineer
Rank 276 173 207
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Engineer 174 310 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 1.46% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.53% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 151 290 230
Average salary £39,625 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.93% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -23 53 £45,000 - 9
East Sussex -4 43 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hampshire -54 29 £31,349 -21.62% 7
Surrey -21 25 £40,000 +5.26% 5
West Sussex -6 9 £40,610 -7.17%
Oxfordshire -50 9 £39,250 -1.87% 1
Buckinghamshire -24 6 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Middlesex -5 1 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Kent -19 1 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Systems Engineer
England

Systems Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 202 (47.20%) Windows
2 178 (41.59%) Linux
3 119 (27.80%) VMware
4 105 (24.53%) Microsoft
5 91 (21.26%) TCP/IP
6 78 (18.22%) DNS
7 70 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 66 (15.42%) Degree
8 66 (15.42%) Active Directory
8 66 (15.42%) UNIX
9 62 (14.49%) MS Excel
10 59 (13.79%) Cisco
11 57 (13.32%) Perl
12 54 (12.62%) MySQL
13 52 (12.15%) MS Exchange
14 50 (11.68%) Python
14 50 (11.68%) DHCP
15 49 (11.45%) SQL
16 45 (10.51%) Citrix
17 44 (10.28%) Apache
17 44 (10.28%) Bash Shell
18 42 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
18 42 (9.81%) Web Services
18 42 (9.81%) VPN
19 41 (9.58%) C++
20 40 (9.35%) Java
20 40 (9.35%) Red Hat
20 40 (9.35%) Security Cleared
21 39 (9.11%) Hyper-V
21 39 (9.11%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 52 (12.15%) MS Exchange
2 44 (10.28%) Apache
3 39 (9.11%) IIS
4 17 (3.97%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (3.04%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.87%) Lync
9 7 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.17%) Drupal
10 5 (1.17%) nginx
11 4 (0.93%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.70%) SAS
12 3 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.47%) CMS
13 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.97%) MS Office
3 11 (2.57%) Simulink
4 4 (0.93%) CATIA
5 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.47%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) SalesLogix
1 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (7.24%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (3.74%) SaaS
4 12 (2.80%) Office 365
5 5 (1.17%) ElastiCache
5 5 (1.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (1.17%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (21.26%) TCP/IP
2 78 (18.22%) DNS
3 50 (11.68%) DHCP
4 42 (9.81%) VPN
5 36 (8.41%) Firewall
6 27 (6.31%) SAN
7 25 (5.84%) WAN
8 24 (5.61%) Internet
9 23 (5.37%) HTTP
10 21 (4.91%) SSH
11 20 (4.67%) VLAN
11 20 (4.67%) SMTP
11 20 (4.67%) VoIP
12 19 (4.44%) LAN
12 19 (4.44%) Wireshark
13 16 (3.74%) Ethernet
14 15 (3.50%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (3.27%) FTP
16 13 (3.04%) Network Security
17 12 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.62%) MySQL
2 39 (9.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.23%) Redis
8 1 (0.23%) Big Data
8 1 (0.23%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.23%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 23 (5.37%) Rational DOORS
2 22 (5.14%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.97%) Rational Rhapsody
4 13 (3.04%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.87%) Gerrit
5 8 (1.87%) InstallShield
5 8 (1.87%) Ant
5 8 (1.87%) Subversion
5 8 (1.87%) Maven
5 8 (1.87%) JIRA
6 6 (1.40%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.23%) JMeter
8 1 (0.23%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.23%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.23%) Selenium
8 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.23%) ProC
8 1 (0.23%) dbdeploy
General
1 37 (8.64%) Electronics
2 34 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.54%) Military
4 23 (5.37%) Finance
5 17 (3.97%) Aerospace
6 13 (3.04%) Marketing
7 7 (1.64%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.40%) Games
9 3 (0.70%) Back Office
9 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.47%) Billing
10 2 (0.47%) Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Retail
10 2 (0.47%) German Language
11 1 (0.23%) Avionics
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (9.81%) Web Services
2 23 (5.37%) LAMP
3 10 (2.34%) HTML
4 9 (2.10%) .NET
5 7 (1.64%) XML
6 6 (1.40%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (1.17%) ZeroMQ
8 4 (0.93%) Sensu
8 4 (0.93%) Ajax
8 4 (0.93%) CSS
9 3 (0.70%) J2EE
9 3 (0.70%) Spring
10 2 (0.47%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.23%) jQuery
11 1 (0.23%) RESTful
11 1 (0.23%) SQLAlchemy
11 1 (0.23%) Memcached
11 1 (0.23%) JDBC
11 1 (0.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.07%) Open Source
2 20 (4.67%) Mobile App
3 17 (3.97%) Firmware
3 17 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.97%) Physics
4 15 (3.50%) Digital Media
5 13 (3.04%) CCTV
6 11 (2.57%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.10%) STB
8 8 (1.87%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.93%) Clustering
12 3 (0.70%) MPEG
12 3 (0.70%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.70%) Social Media
13 2 (0.47%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.47%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 202 (47.20%) Windows
2 178 (41.59%) Linux
3 66 (15.42%) UNIX
4 35 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (7.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (6.07%) Debian
7 23 (5.37%) Ubuntu
8 22 (5.14%) CentOS
9 18 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (3.27%) Windows 7
11 14 (3.27%) Windows XP
12 12 (2.80%) Solaris
13 7 (1.64%) Windows 8
14 5 (1.17%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.93%) Fedora
16 3 (0.70%) AIX
17 2 (0.47%) VMS
18 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
18 1 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (7.24%) Configuration Management
2 24 (5.61%) Software Engineering
3 23 (5.37%) ITIL
4 20 (4.67%) DevOps
5 16 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (3.50%) UML
7 13 (3.04%) Project Management
7 13 (3.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (2.80%) Validation
8 12 (2.80%) Migration
9 11 (2.57%) CRM
9 11 (2.57%) Web Development
10 10 (2.34%) Requirements Management
10 10 (2.34%) Incident Management
10 10 (2.34%) OO
10 10 (2.34%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (2.10%) Programme Management
11 9 (2.10%) Service Management
11 9 (2.10%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (2.10%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 57 (13.32%) Perl
2 50 (11.68%) Python
3 49 (11.45%) SQL
4 44 (10.28%) Bash Shell
5 41 (9.58%) C++
6 40 (9.35%) Java
7 36 (8.41%) Ruby
8 30 (7.01%) PHP
9 29 (6.78%) PowerShell
9 29 (6.78%) C
10 20 (4.67%) Shell Script
11 17 (3.97%) MATLAB
12 9 (2.10%) JavaScript
13 8 (1.87%) C#
14 3 (0.70%) VBScript
14 3 (0.70%) VB
14 3 (0.70%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.47%) R
16 1 (0.23%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 66 (15.42%) Degree
2 40 (9.35%) Security Cleared
3 25 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.97%) MCSE
6 15 (3.50%) CCNA
6 15 (3.50%) MCITP
6 15 (3.50%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.27%) RHCE
8 10 (2.34%) MCSA
9 7 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.17%) MCP
12 3 (0.70%) HND
12 3 (0.70%) CCNP
12 3 (0.70%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.70%) Chartered Engineer
12 3 (0.70%) MCTS
13 2 (0.47%) VCP5
13 2 (0.47%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.84%) QA
2 11 (2.57%) SLA
3 4 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (15.42%) Active Directory
3 39 (9.11%) Hyper-V
4 22 (5.14%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (3.97%) VMware ESX
6 16 (3.74%) vSphere
7 14 (3.27%) XenApp
8 11 (2.57%) Postfix
9 9 (2.10%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.93%) NFS
10 4 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.93%) Varnish
10 4 (0.93%) KVM
11 3 (0.70%) vCloud
11 3 (0.70%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.47%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.47%) XenServer
13 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.23%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 26 (6.07%) Puppet
2 22 (5.14%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.74%) Nagios
4 10 (2.34%) Cacti
5 9 (2.10%) Ganglia
6 8 (1.87%) NetBackup
6 8 (1.87%) WSUS
6 8 (1.87%) SCCM
7 7 (1.64%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.40%) Munin
9 5 (1.17%) collectd
9 5 (1.17%) StatsD
9 5 (1.17%) Ansible
9 5 (1.17%) logstash
9 5 (1.17%) Salt
9 5 (1.17%) Graylog2
9 5 (1.17%) Opsview
10 4 (0.93%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (0.93%) OpenView
Vendors
1 119 (27.80%) VMware
2 105 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 59 (13.79%) Cisco
4 45 (10.51%) Citrix
5 40 (9.35%) Red Hat
6 24 (5.61%) HP
7 17 (3.97%) Oracle
8 16 (3.74%) EMC
9 15 (3.50%) IBM
10 13 (3.04%) NetApp
11 12 (2.80%) Polycom
12 11 (2.57%) JBoss
13 10 (2.34%) Symantec
14 8 (1.87%) Sun
14 8 (1.87%) Dell
14 8 (1.87%) Juniper
14 8 (1.87%) Perforce
15 7 (1.64%) F5
15 7 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (1.40%) Kaseya
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Pension, private healthcare and di
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Other
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000 per annum + on call + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £160.00 - £190.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago